The Squid's Ear Magazine

  Rapid SSL

  PayPal

  Mastercard

  Visa

  Discover

  American Express



© 2002-2016, Squidco LLC
Search for the following:
 Artist   Title   Label   Country       Sort:
Search only in this category:
All Fields Name Personnel
Country Label Album Title
Album Artist Squidco Product Code Description



32 products found   Page 1 of 1   -- Go to Page
  Product Price      
Werder, Mannfred: 2003 [3 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22369
Catalog Code: EWR 1601/02/03
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Pushing the envelope on minimalism, Manfredd Werder's 3 scores for "2003" present just 6 tones, the instructions telling 3, 2 or 1 performers to play a pitch or sound for 3-7 seconds twice during the performance; realized by Erik Carlson, Stephanie Richards, and D. Edward Davis.


Keller, Beat / Tom Johnson / Joseph Kudirka: String Trios

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22365
Catalog Code: EWR 1605
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



A superb program of string trios from minimalist composers Beat Keller, Tom Johnson, and Joseph Kudirka, from cinematic to spacious sound work, as realized by the trio of Julia Schwob on violin, David Schnee on viola, and Nicola Romano on cello.


Merce, Sergio: Be Nothing

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22363
Catalog Code: EWR 1604
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



Out of Stock



A beautifully ambient album of analogue synthesiser, microtonal saxophone and electronics by Argentinian saxophonist Sergio Merce, a single long track that pauses and resumes its rich tones and harmonies at a deliberate and measured pace, allowing each environment to ring.


Malfatti, Radu: Radu Malfatti

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22203
Catalog Code: EWR 9801
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Austrian trombonist and composer presents two works: a solo piece for trombone comprised of a series of detached sonic events; and a work performed with the Wandelweiser String Quartet, using bowing and blowing techniques to create punctuations of unusual sound.


Cage, John : Branches

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22202
Catalog Code: EWR 9901
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



The Ensemble Daswirdas performs John Cage's "Branches" composition, which is based on a previous work, "Child of Tree", but here each performer plays an 8 minute variation of that work, which is performed on amplified pods, cacti, and other plant materials.


Zimmerlin, Alfred: Dunki . Frey . Aeschbacher . Capt . Hefti . Moster

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22201
Catalog Code: EWR 9605
Country: Norway
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



German composer Alfred Zimmerlin presents 3 pieces that balance compositional and improvisational approaches, with a 7-part work for strings, a large Klavierstruck work for microtonal piano, and an improvised chamber work, "Klarinettenquintett," with Jurg Frey on clarinet.


Merkel, Clemens : Maderna . Beuger . von Schweinitz . Stiegler

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22200
Catalog Code: EWR 9606
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Violinist Clemens Merkel interprets compositions by Wolfgang von Schweinitz's "Sonata for Violine Solo"; Antonie Beuger's "Unwritten Page"; Bruno Madema's "Piece Pour Ivry"; and Thomas Stiegler's cycle "Kammerkomplex" ("quasi una fantasia", "gran partita" and "sonata facile").


Frey, Jurg : Beuger . Cage

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22199
Catalog Code: EWR 9607
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Clarinetist Jurg Frey performs two works, one composed by Antoine Beuger and one by John Cage, both related to time, or of becoming and of unceasing becoming, pieces using silence in powerful sound structures, contrasting empty moments with the complexity of individual sound.


Frey, Jurg: Lucier . Wolff . Schlothauer . Frey

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22198
Catalog Code: EWR 9608
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



Out of Stock



Six compositions from Lucier, Wolff, Schlothauer, and Frey, exploring harmonic beats on the acoustic clarinet, deriving melody in unexpected ways; seeking static tones between sound and noise; and investigating melodic variations; inquisitive, thought-provoking, alluring work.


Ocougne, Sylvia / Chico Mello: Musica Brasileira Descomposta

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22197
Catalog Code: EWR 9603
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



The Brazilian duo of Silvia Ocougne and Chico Mello, residing in Berlin, create a sonic collage of traditional popular and contemporary elements influenced by both Berlin and Brazil, using the unusual orchestration of instruments including tuba, matchbox, clarinet, &c.


Cage . Pisaro . Frey . Beuger: Accordion Music

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22196
Catalog Code: EWR 9601/2
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



Out of Stock



Four works interpreted for accordion performed by Edwin Alexander Buchhol, including John Cage's "Cheap Imitation"; Michael Pisaro's "Here (2)"; Jurg Frey's "Sam Lazaro Bros." and Antoine Beuger's "die geschichte des sandkorns".


Frey, Jurg: String Quartet No. 3 / Unhorbare Zeit

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21830
Catalog Code: EWR 1507
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



Out of Stock



Two works from composer Frey performed by Montreal's string ensemble Quatuor Bozzini: "String Quartet No. 3", a minimal work of colors, sensations, shadows, durations; and "Unhorbare Zeit" exploring durations without sound, or empty volumes, to achieve lucidity and transparency.


Frey, Jurg: 24 Worter

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21829
Catalog Code: EWR 1407
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Composer Jurg Frey's "Landscape with Words" presents 27 compositions, 24 of which are based on individual words in orchestration with piano and violin, understated and minimal yet sumptuously lyrical and evocative, using space and tension to illustrate each segment.


Keller, Beat / Reza Khota Play Christian Wolff : 11 Microexercises

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21828
Catalog Code: EWR 1306
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Christian Wolff initiated his "Microexercises" series when the Miniaturist Ensemble asked for a piece with no more than 100 notes in it; he went on to create 21 more pieces, 13 of which are performed here by the South African duo of Beat Keller & Reza Khota on electric guitar.


Johnson, Tom / Samuel Vriezen : The Chord Catalogue. Within Fourths/Within Fifths

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21827
Catalog Code: EWR 1304
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Pianist Samuel Vriezen performs Tom Johnson's work presenting what Johnson describes as a natural phenomenon within a musical scale: progressions in 1 to 5 voices of all possible combinations of notes with each voice being limited to 3 steps, a perfect 4th or a perfect 5th.


Cage, John: Empty Words

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21826
Catalog Code: EWR 1102/03
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



Out of Stock



John Cage's "Empty Words" (1974) is drawn from the Journals of Henry David Thoreau, written in four parts: Part I omits sentences, Part II omits phrases, and Part III omits words. Part IV, which omits syllables, leaves us nothing but a virtual lullaby of letters and sounds.


Beuger, Antoine: Keine Fernen Mehr

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21825
Catalog Code: EWR 1006/07
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Antoine Beuger introduces this album with a short poem by Amy Lowell in reference to the larkspur, in two discs with 17 tracks on each of Beuger whistling, quietly and with a silence and patience of intense concentration emerging from near silence.


Frey . Beuger / Duo Contour : Duos

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21824
Catalog Code: EWR 0906
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



The duo Contour of Stephen Altoff (trumpet) & Lee Forrest Ferguson (percussion) perform Antoine Beuger's "dedekind duos" dedicated to mathematician Julius Wilhelm Richard Dedekind; and Jurg Frey's "22 Sachelchen" or "small things", 22 focused miniature compositions.


Beuger, Antoine : Two . Too (For Erwin-Josef Speckmann)

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21823
Catalog Code: EWR 0903/04
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Jurg Frey on clarinet and Irene Kurka on soprano vocals perform Wandelweiser composer Antoine Beuger's extended composition "Two"; then the duo of Rhodri Davies on harp and Ko Ishikawa on sho are layered on the first recording, creating a refreshingly new take on the piece.


Pisaro, Michael : Hearing Metal 1

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21822
Catalog Code: EWR 0902
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Greg Stuart realizes Michael Pisaro's first and haunting "Hearing Metal" on tam-tam, a large piece of metal which is mic-ed and recorded to create a vast and rich sound when played by bow or hand, here in 3 compositions layering the instrument in combination with sine tones.


Johnson, Tom: Counting Keys

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21821
Catalog Code: EWR 0901
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



John McAlpine performs composer Tom Johnson's beautiful piano cycle "Counting Keys", using mathematical progressions to create the structure of its 5 movements; plus 8 parts from his "Organ and Silence for Piano"; and two other compositions using mathematical processes.


Cage, John: Early Music

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21820
Catalog Code: EWR 0711
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Early compositions from John Cage performed on accordion by Edwin Alexander Buchholz and violin by Joanna Becker, presenting "Dream" (1948); "In a Landscape" (1948); "Six Melodies" (1950); and "Souvenir" (1983).


Pisaro, Michael : Harmony Series 11 - 16

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21819
Catalog Code: EWR 0710
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Pisaro's Harmony Series revolve around the process of translating poetic works into text scores, which are then analyzed to find change in the implicit sound of the text, and developed into graphic scores for the performers; here presenting 9 of 34 pieces from the series.


Pisaro, Michael: Transparent City (Volumes 3 And 4)

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21818
Catalog Code: EWR 0708/9
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Composer Pisaro made a series 10 minute field recordings from different locations in Los Angels between 2004-2006, mixing them with sine tones and punctuating them with silence, mastered for home stereo playback to create a dynamic set of impressions of the city.


Pisaro, Michael: Transparent City (Volumes 1 And 2)

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21817
Catalog Code: EWR 0706/7
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Composer Pisaro made a series 10 minute field recordings from different locations in Los Angels between 2004-2006, mixing them with sine tones and punctuating them with silence, mastered for home stereo playback to create a dynamic set of impressions of the city.


Cage. Schlothauer: For Seven Players

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21816
Catalog Code: EWR 0604
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Burkhard Schlothauer presents two works by John Cage written for septet, using indeterminacy in a score where each instrumental part is given twenty time brackets, allowing overlapping sounds which will be shaped depending on choices from each performer.


Frey, Jurg: String Quartets

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21815
Catalog Code: EWR 0410
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



Out of Stock



Composer Jurg Frey's 1988 work "String Quartet" realized by Nadia Francavilla, Clemens Merkel, Stephanie Bozzini and Isabelle Bozzini, exploring ideas of audibility: the moment when sound waves move in space and the air touches the body.


Wolff, Christian: Exercise 15

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21794
Catalog Code: EWR 0409
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Carl Ludwig Hubsch (tuba); Ole Schmidt (bass clarinet); Chris Weinheimer (bass flute); Robert Schleisiek (piano); and Tom Lorenz (vibraphone) interpret Christian Wolff's composition based on "Union Maid", a song from the 1920's, transforming the work through temporal expansion.


Cage, John: One9

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21793
Catalog Code: EWR 403/4
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Edwin Alexander Buchholz performs this beautiful work by John Cage on accordion, originally written for the Japanese sho, where sounds are single tones and chords, up to six part harmonies, or as Cage wrote, "sounds brushed into existence as in oriental calligraphy".


Beuger, Antoine : Silent Harmonies In Discrete Continuity

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21792
Catalog Code: EWR 0402
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Antoine Beuger's minimalist work for American painter Marcia Hafif, known for her monochrome paintings, in 24 tonal works each 3 minutes long using stationary waves of eight frequencies from a different octave and punctuated by silence.


Pisaro, Kathryn Gleasman: Beuger.Cage

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21791
Catalog Code: EWR 0401
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



Out of Stock



One composition each from Antoine Beuger and John Cage performed on the oboe by Kathryn Gleasman Pisaro; Beuger's work presents tones in regular intervals offset by silence; Cage's piece uses pitch and tone color with microtonal inflections, mutes and harmonic fingerings.


Wolff, Christian / Wandelweiser Komponisten Ensemble: Stones

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21790
Catalog Code: EWR 9604
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Antoine Beuger, Burkhard Schlothauer, Chico Mello, Jurg Frey, Kunsu Shim, Michael Pisaro, and Thomas Stiegler participate in this realization of Christian Wolff's compositions to make sounds or draw sounds out of stones, alone or with other surfaces, acoustically or amplified.