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Spontaneous Music Orchestra: Search & Reflect (1973-81) [2 CDs]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 22654
Catalog Code: 5209
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $22.95



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An amazing collection of concepts described in John Steven's manual "Search and Reflect" and recorded in workshops and concerts primarily in the 70s, with participants including Trevor Watts, Evan Parker, Paul Rutherfod, Ian Brighton, Nigel Coombes, John Russell, Lindsay Cooper, &c.


Giuffre, Jimmy 3: Bremen & Stuttgart (1961) [2 CDs]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 22653
Catalog Code: 5208
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $22.95



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The sophisticated and influential Jimmy Giuffre 3 led by clarinetist Giuffre with Paul Bley on piano and Steve Swallow on double bass, in a 2-CD reissue of their only known well-recorded concerts, alongside two tracks from their "Fusion" album not included in the ECM reissue.


Weston, Veryan: Discoveries on Tracker Action Organs

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 22652
Catalog Code: 5044
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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Legendary pianist Veryan Weston set out across England in 2014 in search of tracker-action organs, which he tested for suitability for a planned trio album, where possible recording himself on the instrument, as heard in these seven recordings of unusual and impressive improvisations.


Marsh, Tony / Chefa Alonso: Goodbye Red Rose (2008/9)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 22217
Catalog Code: 5043
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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During her stay in London from 2004-2008, saxophonist Chefa Alonso developed a rewarding duo with percussionist Tony Marsh of great technical and musical value, as heard on these excellent recordings from Red Rose and Ryan's Bar in London, and Matadero in Huesca, Spain.


Carter, Kent: Oratorios and Songs (2010)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 22216
Catalog Code: 5042
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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The Riviere Ensemble led by bassist Kent Carter with Christiane Bopp (trombone), Albrecht Maurer (violin), Katrin Mickiewicz (viola) and Laura Tejeda Martin (mezzo soprano) recording original works in historic churches in France, blending classical, jazz, free improv & traditional musics.


Baker, Duck : Outside (1977-83)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 22215
Catalog Code: 5041
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Fingerstyle guitarist Duck Baker was influenced by Eric Dolphy, Ornette Coleman and Cecil Taylor, recording these solo original improvisations plus 2 Ornette Coleman pieces from '77-'83 in London, Torino & Calgary, plus 2 duos with guitar madman Eugene Chadbourne.


Spontaneous Music Ensemble: Withdrawal (1966/7)[REISSUE]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 22214
Catalog Code: 5040
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Featuring the earliest published recordings of Barry Guy & Evan Parker, percussionist John Steven's presents transitional sextet and septet performances of his groundbreaking free improv group from 1966 & '67 with Trevor Watts, Paul Rutherford, Kenny Wheeler, and Derek Bailey.


Lacy, Steve Quintet: Last Tour (2004)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 21388
Catalog Code: 5039
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.41



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The Steve Lacy Quintet's final tour with vocalist Irene Aebi, trombonist George Lewis, bassist Jean-Jacques Avenel and drummer John Betsch, performing live in Boston for an impressive set punctuated with words from Burroughs, Waldman, Kaufman, Creeley & Schelling.


Weston, Veryan / Jon Rose / Hannah Marshall: Tuning Out [2 CDs]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 21148
Catalog Code: 5207
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $19.96



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Improvised pieces for tracker action organs and strings recorded in five English churches from the trio of violinist Jon Rose, Veryan Weston on tracker action organ, and cellist Hannah Marshall, inviting the public to re-imagine the nature of pitch relationships.


Braxton, Anthony / Derek Bailey: First Duo Concert (London 1974)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 21147
Catalog Code: 5038
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.56



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A much-need reissue of the 1974 Emanem LP presenting saxophonist Anthony Baxton, also on flute, with guitarist Derek Bailey on acoustic and electric, performing at London's Wigmore Hall for twelve duets of a diverse, playful, and accesible character.


ISKRA 1903 (Rutherford / Bailey / Guy): Chapter One (1970-2) [3 CDs]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 20880
Catalog Code: 5311
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $34.95



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A reissue of Emanem 4301, a classic concert and studio performances from '70-'72 by the innovative trio of Paul Rutherford (trombone, piano) Derek Bailey (guitar) and Barry Guy (double bass), which was a much expanded reissue of the early Incus releaes 3/4 of the same name.


Russell, John (with Phil Minton, Thurston Moore, Evan Parker, &c.): With...

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 20879
Catalog Code: 5037
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.56



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British free improvising guitar master John Russell's 60th birthday gig at London's Cafe Oto is celebrated in a duo with Phil Minton, a trio with Henry Lowther & Satoko Fakuda, in a trio with Evan Parker and John Edwards, and in a duo with Thurston Moore.


Fine, Milo Free Jazz Ensemble: Earlier Outbreaks of Iconoclasm (1976-8) [2 CDs]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 20515
Catalog Code: 5206
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $19.50



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An excellent reissue of reedist/drummer/pianist Milo Fine, bringing together material released on Hat Hut in 1976 & '7 ("Hah!" & "The Constant Extension Of Inescapable Tradition") plus his never-issued '78 album "When I Was Five Years Old, I Predicted Your Whole Life".


Russell, John / Phil Durrant / John Butcher: Conceits (1987/1992)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 20514
Catalog Code: 5036
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.41



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In 1987 the trio of John Butcher on tenor & soprano sax, Phil Durrant on violin & trombone, and John Russel on acoustic plectrum guitar, released this LP of free improvisations using superb forward-thinking dialog, remarkable 3 decades after its release!


Mattos, Marcio: SOL[os]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 20513
Catalog Code: 5035
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Surprisingly the first solo album from bassist Marcio Mattos, an important member of the London free improv and jazz scenes since the 70's, here presenting recordings from late 90s and 2000's, and a live recording at St. Mary's Old Church in Stoke Newington, 2010.


Lacy, Steve: Cycles (1976-80) [2 CDs]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 19663
Catalog Code: 5205
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $19.50



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Solo saxophone performances of three of Steve Lacy's cycles--"Shots", "Sands", and "Hedges"--recorded in concert and in the studio in the late 70's and 1980, with the majority of the material previously unreleased; thoughtful, technical, lyrical, astounding music from a true master!


Rutherford, Paul Trio: Gheim - live at Bracknell 1983

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 19662
Catalog Code: 5034
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.20



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A short-lived improvising trio led by Paul Rutherford (trombonist) with Paul Rogers (double bass) and Nigel Morris (drums) performing live in 1983, originally issued on cassette on the Ogun label, here with more than 24 minutes of additional studio material.


Spontaneous Music Ensemble: Oliv & Familie (1968-9)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 19661
Catalog Code: 5033
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Reissuing the 3rd release from drummer John Steven's Spontaneous Music Ensemble with 31 minutes of previously unissued material, with participants including Derek Bailey, Kenny Wheeler, Evan Parker, Dave Holland, Maggie Nichols, Trevor Watts, Johnny Dyani, &c &c.


Carter, John / Bobby Bradford: Tandem (remastered) (1979/82) [2 CDs]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18776
Catalog Code: 5204
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $24.95



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Both volumes of trumpeter Bobby Bradford and clarinetist John Carter's remarkable concerts from 1979 in Los Angeles and 1982 in Worcester, MA, dramatically improved audio quality from their original issue.


Coombes, Nigel / Steve Beresford: White String's Attached (1979)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18775
Catalog Code: 5032
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.20



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These 1979 duo concert performances from violinist Nigel Coomes and pianist Steve Beresford were generally considered at the time to be the most significant advance in violin & piano music for around 200 years.


Lacy, Steve: Avignon and After - 2 (1972-7) Volume 2

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18774
Catalog Code: 5031
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $17.95



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The second volume of Steve Lacy's solo soprano saxophone concerts, starting off with the three short versions of Billy Strayhorn tunes which opened his first solo concert at Avignon in 1972.


Parker, Evan / John Edwards / Mark Sanders: The Two Seasons

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18439
Catalog Code: 4202
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Two very live performances - one from the winter and one from the summer - recorded at the Vortex in London by this finely interlocked saxophone / double bass / percussion trio of London improvisers Evan Parker, John Edwards, and Mark Sanders.


Hug, Charlotte: Neuland

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18437
Catalog Code: 4085
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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For her second solo album, Charlotte Hug concentrates on solo viola without any electronics in a series of pieces inspired by a then-recent visit to London, showing her strong musical personality and original extended techniques in a solo recital unlike any other.


Rutherford, Paul: Chicago 2002

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18435
Catalog Code: 4082
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Rutherford's appearance at Chicago's Empty Bottle Festival in 2002, his first visit to the US as a lead performer, performing this incredible 31 minute trombone solo, and then organising a septet with Jeb Bishop, Lol Coxhill, Mats Gustafsson, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Kent Kessler & Kjell Nordeson.


Parker, Evan: The Ayes Have It

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18425
Catalog Code: 4055
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Two performances by one-off groups, both featuring Evan Parker (saxophones) and Paul Rogers (double bass) -- a 1983 trio studio recording with percussionist Jamie Muir, and a 1991 quartet gig with percussionist Mark Sanders and visiting trombonist Wolter Wierbos.


Spontaneous Music Orchestra: Mouthpiece

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18419
Catalog Code: 4039
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Outrageous sounds produced by a workshop orchestra directed by John Stevens - an SME-type improvisation; instrumental & vocal drones; a mechanically rhythmic yet unpredictable piece; and an all-out improv featuring non-vocal mouth sounds, vocal sounds & instruments.


Spontaneous Music Ensemble: Low Profile

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18410
Catalog Code: 4031
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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The 1977 Derby concert performance by the SME quartet with John Stevens (percussion, cornet, voice), Nigel Coombes (violin), Colin Wood (cello) & Roger Smith (guitar), with a tribute to Anton Webern, plus concert recordings as a trio.


Parker, Evan / Paul Rutherford / Hans Schneider / Paul Lytton: Waterloo 1985

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18409
Catalog Code: 4030
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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An hour long free improvisation by Evan Parker (saxophones), Paul Rutherford (trombone), Hans Schneider (double bass) & Paul Lytton (percussion & live electronics) performing at Le Festival Jazz et Musiques Improvisees, Waterloo, Belgium in 1985.


Butcher, John / Phil Durrant / John Russell: The Scenic Route

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18408
Catalog Code: 4029
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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1999 release of the trio of John Butcher on soprano & tenor sax, Phil Durrant on violin, and John Russell on guitar, meticulous improvisation using outrageous technique, "unorthodox thematic development and off-center interplay which at times is odd and surreal".


Bailey, Derek: Fairly Early with Postscripts

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18406
Catalog Code: 4027
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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"Fairly Early With Postscripts is meant to be a scrapbook of Derek Bailey's activities from 1971 to 1998. Most of the material included on this CD had been previously released on hard-to-find LPs (mostly on the label Emanem) and f...


Spontaneous Music Orchestra: For You To Share

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18402
Catalog Code: 4023
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.20



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Concert and studio recordings of peace music organised by John Stevens for himself and Trevor Watts with numerous workshop musicians and audience people on saxophones, percussion and voices mostly contributing a flexible drone.


Parker, Evan / Barry Guy / Paul Lytton: At The Vortex

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18401
Catalog Code: 4022
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Performing live at London's The Vortex in 1996, two extended exuberant improvisations from the trio of Evan Parker on tenor & soprano sax, Barry Guy on double bass, and Paul Lytton on drums & percussion, perhaps the most ferocious and relaxed example of this trio on record.


Rutherford, Paul: The Gentle Harm of the Bourgeoisie

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18399
Catalog Code: 4019
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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A reissue of Emanem 3305 (3403) with extra material from the same sessions from free improvising trombonist Paul Rutherford recorded in 1974, presenting a then-rare example of the instrument and approaches that were avant, humorous, technical, and amazingly inventive.


Spontaneous Music Ensemble: Hot & Cold Heroes

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18395
Catalog Code: 4008
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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The longest lasting and most controversial edition of the SME was that featuring John Stevens (percussion, cornet, voice) with two vastly under-rated acoustic musicians: Nigel Coombes (violin) & Roger Smith (guitar); plus 3 concerts from 1980 and 1991.


Spontaneous Music Ensemble: Face to Face

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18394
Catalog Code: 4003
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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CD issue of Emanem's 1975 LP of the same name, presenting the duo of John Stevens on percussion, cornet & voice, and Trevor Watts on soprano sax, performing live at Little Theatre Club in London, 1973.


Harada Condanction Ensemble, Masashi: Enterprising Mass of Cilia

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18385
Catalog Code: 4108
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $17.95



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Following the success of "Enter the Continent", Masashi Harada dance-conducts a somewhat larger group of mostly Boston-based musicians, including Greg Kelley and Bhob Rainey, among others.


Eichenberger's Domino, Markus: Concept for Orchestra

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18383
Catalog Code: 4084
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $17.95



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Markus Eichenberger directs his fellow artists to change what they are doing, but does not dictate what they do next, leaving ample room for an unpredictable performance that was many transformations.


Lunge (Brand / Durrant / Sanders / Thomas): Strong Language

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18382
Catalog Code: 4079
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.36



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The entire Bimhuis concert from 2002 as well as two studio tracks from 2000 by the improvising quartet of Gail Brand (trombone), Phil Durrant (electronics, violin), Pat Thomas (electronics, piano) and Mark Sanders (percussion).


Brand / Perkis / Robair / Shiurba / Sperry: Supermodel Supermodel

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18381
Catalog Code: 4126
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.36



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Trombonist Gail Brand plays as part of a duo, trio, quartet and quintet in 13 improvised pieces that were recorded during three visits to San Francisco.


Riley, Howard: Two Is One

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18380
Catalog Code: 4127
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.56



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For the first time in 25 years, Howard Riley overdubs a piano by recording one part as if he were playing a solo and the immediately overdubbing the second part, resulting in nine improvisations and a jazz tribute to Monk.


Nicols, Maggie / Caroline Kraabel / Charlotte Hug: Transitions

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18379
Catalog Code: 4068
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $17.95



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The excellent trio of Maggie Nicols (voice), Caroline Kraabel (saxophone, voice) and Charlotte Hug (viola) record a set of improvisation just a month after performing at the Freedom of the City Festival.


Rutherford, Paul and Paul Rogers: Rogues

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18378
Catalog Code: 4007
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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An excellent concert recording of great improvisers Paul Rutherford and Paul Rogers playing trombone and double bass duos and solos live in Birmingham.


Adcock, Mike & Clive Bell: Sleep It Off (1999-2001)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18334
Catalog Code: 4077
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $17.95



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Twelve short improvised pieces by Mike Adcock on a variety of different instruments that were recorded over a three year period.


Ramanan, Roland: Shaken

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18333
Catalog Code: 4081
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Trumpeter Roland Ramanan leads his free jazz quartet of Marcio Mattos (cello, electronics), Simon H Fell (double bass) and Mark Sanders (percussion).


Smith, Roger: Greenwood: Solo Guitar Improvisations 2002

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18332
Catalog Code: 4073
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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An excellent collection of solo acoustic guitar improvisations by Roger Smith that were digitally recorded at home in London during January, 2002.


Harada, Masashi: Condanction Ensemble (1999)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18331
Catalog Code: 4041
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Both eight and six-piece ensembles are conducted by Masashi Harada dancing. Artists include Greg Kelley, Tucker Dulin, Christian Pincock, Eric Carlson, Bhob Rainey, Aleta Cole, Dan Levin, Mike Bullock and Phil Tomasic.


Smith, Roger: Extended Plays: Solo Guitar Improvisations 1993-7

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18330
Catalog Code: 4032
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Roger Smith plays extended acoustic guitar improvisations that were recorded between 1993 and 1997; with a duet with Neil Metcalfe on the flute.


Watts, Trevor & Veryan Weston: 6 Dialogues

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18308
Catalog Code: 4069
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Trevor Watts on soprano and alto saxophone playing free improvisation for what at the time was the first recording in about 25 years, with Veryan Weston on piano.


Hallett, Sylvia: White Fog

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18307
Catalog Code: 4057
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Sylvia Hallet uses just a bowed bicycle wheel and digital delays to create originals songs, improvises violin and voice on another track, and constructs a tape collage soundtrack made for a dance film.


Thomas, Pat: NUR - solo piano 1999

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18306
Catalog Code: 4046
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Live recording from 1999 of Pat Thomas in a solo piano concert exploring a variety of modern piano techniques in a creative way.