The Squid's Ear Magazine

  Rapid SSL

  PayPal

  Mastercard

  Visa

  Discover

  American Express



© 2002-2018, 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



214 products found   Page 1 of 5   -- Go to Page   1 2 3 4 5
  Product Price      
Mezei, Szilard Septet: Hajnali APN

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25863
Catalog Code: FMRCD479-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



...


Gjerstad, Frode / John Stevens / Johnny Mbizio Dyani: Detail 83

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25862
Catalog Code: 481-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



"This music is from the first trio tour we did. We drove around Norway in my old Landrover 110" which was not the fastest car on the road, but it was pretty safe in the snow. I do not remember how many gigs we did, but the tour lasted m...


Thronton, Giles Jazz Orchestra: Be In Today

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25861
Catalog Code: 485-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



...


Dunmall, Paul / John O'Gallagher / John Edwards / Mark Sanders: Freedom Music

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25860
Catalog Code: 476-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



...


Fujioka / Shiroishi / Casanova: Kage Cometa

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25859
Catalog Code: CD480-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



...


Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert / Rafal Mazur: Beyond Dimensions

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25858
Catalog Code: FMRCD477
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



"Expressive, vivacious and inventive free improvisations are full of frantic and harsh solos, subtle, silent and peaceful excerpts, vivid and striking passages, remarkable melodies and spontaneous improvisations. The musicians are tryin...


Burke, Robert / Tony Malaby / Mark Helias: Head Under Water

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25857
Catalog Code: 486-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



...


Jovicevic, Jasna Sextet: Flow Vertical

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25856
Catalog Code: 475-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.94



In Stock



...


Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Neil Metcalfe / Ashley John Long : Seascapes

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25855
Catalog Code: 484-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock






Omelette: Live At The Jazz Lab

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25854
Catalog Code: 483-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



...


Afrit Nebula (Edwards / Edwards / Harris): Triality

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25307
Catalog Code: FMRCD468-1117
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



A mix of Afro-Cuban, Middle Eastern, jazz and rock traditions fuel the rich rhythmic and spiritual music of the trio of Elaine Edwards (The Moors) on saxophone and flute, Ken Edwards on bass and voice, and Jamie Harris on percussion and voice, referencing the powerful Arabian mythical demon "Afrit" and the insterstellar clouds of dust that make up a nebula.


Schindler / Erel / Tramontana: SoundEnergyTransformation

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25306
Catalog Code: FMRCD471-1117
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Multi-reedist Udo Schindler is captured live at Ars Musica, in Stemmerhof, Munich performing on clarinet, soprano sax, and euphonium in a trio with sound artists Korhan Erel and trombonist Sebastiano Tramontana, a uniquely voiced concert that places intricate reed and brass playing against unusual electronic interactions, balancing energetic and spacious moments.


Dunmall / Schubert / Dessanay / Bashford: Sign Of The Times

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25305
Catalog Code: FMRCD472-1117
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



With packaging embellished by 5 images of Paul Dunmall's wood engravings, this album catches the saxophonist on soprano, alto and tenor in the company of saxophonist Frank Paul Schubert on soprano and alto, with Sebastiano Dessanay on bass and Jim Bashford on drums, performing live at Lamp Tavern, in Birmingham for an album of intertwining reeds and solid rhythmic support.


Delta Saxophone Quartet: Bowie, Berlin & Beyond

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25304
Catalog Code: FMRCD473-0418
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



Out of Stock



The UK's Delta Saxophone Quartet of Chris Caldwell, Peter Whyman, Graeme Blevins and Tim Holmes, known for their interpretations of compositional and popular music, take on the music of David Bowie, particularly focused on his Berlin years, and also connected pieces from Brian Eno's ambient output, and Brecht's "Alabama Song" in reference to Bowie's "Baal" album.


Dunmall, Paul / Percy Pursglove / Tony Orrell: Nothing in Stone

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25303
Catalog Code: FMRCD463-1117
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Recording at Jazz at the Fringe in Bristol in 2017, saxophonist Paul Dunmall shows his Coltrane influence in three extended improvisation with the trio of long-time collaborator Tony Orrell on drums and percussion, and bassist and trumpeter Percy Pursglove, in a concert that presents masterful playing, impressive creative asides, and insightful soloing.


Rose / Kellers / Roder: New World

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25302
Catalog Code: FMRCD464-1117
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Exceptional improvisation with a dark underpinning and masterful technique from the Berlin-based collective trio of Simon Rose on baritone and alto saxophones, Willi Keller on drums, and Jan Roder on double bass, recording in the studio and mixed by Olaf Rupp, for an intense ride through seven recordings with titles like "Human Head" or "That Metal Smell".


Mezei, Szilard Trio (w/ Malina / Csik): Cink

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25301
Catalog Code: FMRCD474-1117
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Blending Serbian ethnic flavors, rich experience in both improvised and compositional/symphonic music, with inventive and creative free improvisation, viola player Szilard Mezei's leads his trio with double bassist Ervin Malina and drummer Istvan Csik through seven original compositions, two of which were captured live in performance in Novi Sad.


Kabas + Luis Vicente + Carlos Godinho: Negen / Live at SMUP [2 CDs]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25300
Catalog Code: FMRCD466-1117
Country: UK
 
Price: $17.95



In Stock



The Belgian creative improvising quartet Kabas of Jan Daelman on flute, Thijs Troch on piano, Nils Vermeulen on double bass, and Elias Devoldere on drums for a 2-CD release, one album in studio with trumpeter Luis Vicente (Deux Maisons, Chamber 4), and one live at Portugal's SMUP with both Vicente and percussionist Carlos Godinho (Variable Geometry Orchestra).


Kuhn, Peter Trio (Kuhn / Motl / Hubbard): Intention

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25299
Catalog Code: FMRCD467-1117
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Clarinetist and bass clarinetist Peter Kuhn defines his "intentions" with his trio of bassist Kyle Motl and drummer Nathan Hubbard, recording in the studio in 2017 for an album of determined, informed and demanding free improvisation, a reflection of Kuhn's life and his direction to create superb modern jazz music with power, release, and inventive joy.


Miller / Martino / Northover: The Dinner Party

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25298
Catalog Code: FMRCD469-1117
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



A collective free improvising trio active on the London jazz scene for the last few years, comprised of Kurt Weil interpreter, pianist Vladimir Miller whose first quartet was formed in 1987; double bassist Pierpaolo Martino, who studied with Joelle Leandre and Mark Dresser; and saxophonist Adrian Northover known for The Remote Viewers and London Improvisers Orchestra.


Kuhn, Peter (w/ Cline/ Clucas / Sewelson / Walton): Dependent Origination

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25297
Catalog Code: FMRCD478-1117
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Multi-reedist Peter Kuhn returned to the San Diego scene in 2013, forming the Dependent Origination band with a core of drummer Alex Cline and saxophonist Dave Sewelson, referencing the Buddhist concept of interdependent co-arising; 4 years later this album adding Dan Clucas (cornet) & Scott Walton (bass) represents the current state of this excellent collective band.


Schindler, Udo / Johannes Ollinger / Dine Doneff: Waterway

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25055
Catalog Code: FMRCD457-0817
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



The quirky acoustic trio of German improvisers Udo Schindler on clarinet, saxophone, cornet, and Euphonium, Johannes Ollinger on acoustic guitar and toys, and Dine Doneff on double bass, waterphone, and toys, the odd instrumentation adding surprising textures and disorienting angles to really fine dialog, technically, melodically, and eccentrically.


Urpeth, Peter / Olie Brice / Terry Day / Ntshuks Bonga): Wraith Island (Live At Cafe Oto)

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25054
Catalog Code: FMRCD439-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Actually four quartet improvisations and two duets, London creative improvisers Peter Urpeth on piano, Olie Brice on bass, Terry Day on drums and Ntshuks Bonga on saxophone took to Cafe Oto in January, 2017, to record this excellent album of collective free improvisation drawing on decades of experience in an absorbing and engaging concert.


Tomlinson, Alan Trio ( w/ Dave Tucker / Phillip Marks): Out And Out

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25053
Catalog Code: FMRCD459-0817
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



London Jazz Composers Orchestra trombonist Alan Tomlinson, performing on tenor and alto trombone, with his trio of Dave Tucker on guitar and Phillip Marks on percussion, are caught live in Birmingham, Lancaster, London, and during the Harwich Festival, from 2009-16, demonstrating the strong rapport and exciting dialog these players have developed over years performing together.


Gjerstad, Frode / Fred Lonberg-Holm: The Houdan

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25051
Catalog Code: FMRCD462-0817
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



A live recording from Kongsberg Jazzfestival in 2017 between frequent collaborators, Norwegian improviser Frode Gjerstad on reeds and Chicago improviser Fred Lonberg-Holm on cello and electronics, their second FMR album as a duo, alongside their work in the Cello Quartet and VCDC, showing the progression of their dynamic and fascinating dialog.


Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra: The Word For it Now

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25050
Catalog Code: FMRCD458-0817
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Recordings from the Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra Festival in Scotland recorded in 2013 & 2015, the 20+ piece orchestra blending acoustic, electronic and vocal instruments into incredibly diverse and rich compositions, here presenting "A Peculiar Slumber" I & II, and the impressive and large work "A Bit in the Air", both exploring words and loss of control.


Mezei, Szilard / Tim Trevor-Briscoe / Nicola Guazzaloca : Exuvia

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25049
Catalog Code: FMRCD456-0817
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



An amazing example of extremely detailed collective free improvisation from the trio of Szilard Mezei on viola, Tim Trevor-Briscoe on alto & tenor saxophone, soprano clarinet, and bass clarinet, and Nicola Guazzaloca on piano, Mezei's strings adding a rapid-scatter of expressive playing, as the trio pitches forward and lays back for lyrical moments; astonishing!


Muira, Yoko / Jean Michel Van Schouwburg: On The Shore Of Dreams

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25048
Catalog Code: FMRCD461-0817
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



The peforming duo of Tokyo pianist Yoko Miura on conventional piano, toy piano and melodica, and free improvising vocalist Jean-Michel Van Schouwburg are recorded in the studio for 14 succinct and unusual improvisations, Fou Records leader Jean-Marc Foussat recording the affair and providing electronics on one track; wonderfully weird and informed.


Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert: Out Of Silence

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25047
Catalog Code: FMRCD455
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Freely improvised music from the masterful duo of Canadian saxophonist Fracois Carrier and drummer/percussionist Michel Lambert, performing live at Ryan's Bar in Stoke Newington, London in 2015, seven tracks showing the depth of discussion between these two long collaborating musicians, supporting and pushing each other to great heights.


Munich Rat Pack (Schindler / Kolb / Tramontana): Hell Dunkel: Sound Notes For Wind Trio Plus

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25046
Catalog Code: FMRCD454-0817
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Live recordings from Pollat-Pavillion in Munich, Germany in 2015 from this seriously fun spontaneous collective improvising trio of Udo Schindler on reeds, cornet, euphonium, and monophonic analogue synthesizer, Philipp Kolb on trumpet, tuba and live electronics, and Sebastiano Tramontana on trombone, voice and whistling; expect the unexpected!


Gjerstad, Frode / Sabir Mateen: Good Question

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25035
Catalog Code: FMRCD175
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



After his duo release with John Stevens, Norwegian saxophonist continues his series of partnerships by joining with saxophonist Sabir Matten for an album recorded in New York City, 10 improvisation that show how their complementary style propel each into unique territory of intertwining, propulsive, and creative playing.


Watts / Weston / Sanders / Edwards: Hear Now: A Film by Mark French [DVD] [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24590
Catalog Code: 5-1013
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $8.95



In Stock

Mark French filmed two concerts in Lewes and at the Hasting Jazz Club of the quartet of saxophonist Trevor Watts, pianist Veryan Weston, drummer Mark Sanders, and bassist John Edwards, plust Trevor Watts' Moire Music Drum Orchestra.


Crux Trio (Hanslip / Somervell / Gauden): BELieVE

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24539
Catalog Code: FMRCD447-0517
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.95



In Stock



A wonderfully balanced example of melodic free improvisation from the UK trio of Mark Hanslip on tenor saxophone, Colin Somervell on bass, and Ed Gauden on drums, frequent collaborators with an interest in both lyrical and free/collective improvisation, with an approach that uses technique and conceptual approaches in accessible and embraceable ways.


Kamins / Smith / Fielder / Hertenstein: After Effects

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24538
Catalog Code: FMRCD448-0517
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



A great example of traditional free improvisation spanning generations from the quartet of Danny Kamins on baritone saxophone, Damon Smith on double bass, and two drummer/percussionists--Alvin Fielder and Joe Hertenstein--for 10 tracks of swinging free music recorded in the studio in Texas, 2016, jazz with a lyrical intention and powerful rhythmic underpinnings.


Corringham, Viv / Lawrence Casserley: Anemoi

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24537
Catalog Code: FMRCD450-0517
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Lawrence Casserley is a pioneer of real time electroacoustic music, since the 60s working with other artists and developing his Signal Processing Instrument, using physical gestures to process and morph sounds; here he works with British vocalist and Deep Listening teacher Viv Corringham in an other-worldly collaboration of voice and electonics.


Kontakte Trio (Trevor Taylor / Ian Brighton / Steve Beresford): Kontakte Trio

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24536
Catalog Code: FMRCD449-0517
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



An important and well-matched trio of electroacoustic improvisers, and a welcome addition to guitarist Ian Brighton's return to active music life, with Steve Beresford on piano, prepared piano and electronics, and Trevor Taylor (Circuit) on percussion and electronics, six unhurried improvisations of intricate interplay and interchange themed on physics.


Lencastre, Jose Nau Quartet (Lencastre / Pinheiro / Faustino / Lencastre): Fragments of Always

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24534
Catalog Code: FMRCD451-0617
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Portuguese alto saxophonist Jose Lencastre's Nau [ship] Quartet with Joao Lencastre on drums and two thirds of Red Trio -- Rodrigo Pinheiro on piano and Hernani Faustino on bass -- in a lyrical album of collective free improvisation informed by masterful playing that's energetic but never bombastic, a thoroughly enjoyable and thought-provoking album.


Dunmall / Shipp / Edwards / Sanders: Live in London

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24533
Catalog Code: FMRCD445-0517
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Two extended examples of free improvisation from UK stalwarts, tenor saxophonist Paul Dunmall, bassist John Edwards, and drummer Mark Sanders, joined by New York pianist Matthew Shipp, all captured live at Cafe Oto in 2010; set one is an unflagging example of energetic collective improv, set two more introspective yet vital and demanding; a superb concert!


Tipple (Frode Gjerstad / Kevin Norton / David Watson): Live at Elastic Arts

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24532
Catalog Code: FMRCD145-0517
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Tipple, the trio of Frode Gjerstad on alto sax and clarinet, Kevin Norton on percussion, and David Watson on electric guitar, are captured live for an energetic and masterly concert at Elastic Arts, in Chicago, Illinois in 2015, four "Elastic" improvisations of intense interaction, from collective conversation to stunning solo statements; jaw dropping.


Schindler, Udo / Marco von Orelli : Luft.Spiele [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24406
Catalog Code: FMRCD416-0216
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $8.95



In Stock



A wild dialog between Swiss trumpeter Marco von Orelli and saxophonist Udo Schindler, recording live at the 58th SALON for Klang+Kunst in Krailing/Munich in 2015, using an insanely advanced set of techniques and approaches to their horns for intense and exultant effect.


Urpeth, Peter / Maggie Nicols: Other Worlds

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24085
Catalog Code: FMRCD438-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Originally developed for the soundtrack to Sean Martin and Louise Milnes 2011 documentary, "A Boat Retold", vocalist Maggie Nichols and pianist Peter Urpeth revisited the material for album release, creating this wonderful pair of extemporaneous, otherworldly narratives.


Contida, Pedra : Amethyst

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24029
Catalog Code: FMRCD445-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



The Portugese quintet of Angelica V. Salvi on harp, Miguel Carvalhais on computer, Nuno Torres on alto saxophone, Marcello doe Reis on electric guitar, and Joao Pais Filipe on drums & percussion in a live concert in Brazil at Salao for a far-ranging album of electroacoustic free improvisation, beautifully building to frenetic, collective dialog.


Mezei, Szilard: Still Now (If You Still)

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24028
Catalog Code: FMRCD442-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



An exciting album crossing free improvisation with chamber approaches and extended techniques from Serbian violist Szilard Mezei performing in a trio with pianist Marina Dzukljev and drummer/percussionist Vasco Trilla, recording in Novi Sad, Serbia in 2017.


Silence Ensemble led by Peter Urpeth: John Cage: Speech

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24027
Catalog Code: FMRCD443-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



These recordings of pieces by John Cage were made at a performance called Silence & Transmission led by Peter Upreth conducting an ensemble of four performers using radios and voice, held at An Lanntair Arts Centre, Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides on 20th September 2012, as part of the celebrations for Cage's centenary.


Dunmall / Edwards / Noble / Sanders: Go Straight Around The Square

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24025
Catalog Code: FMRCD435-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



The stellar quartet of Paul Dunmall on tenor and soprano saxophone, John Edwards on bass, Liam Noble on piano, and Mark Sanders on drums performing 2 extended improvisations balancing energetic playing with contemplative conversation, captured live at the Vortex, in London, England, in 2016.


Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert / Rafal Mazur: Oneness

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24024
Catalog Code: FMRCD444
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



The well-traveled working group of Francois Carrier (alto saxophone, Chinese oboe), Michel Lambert (drums) and Rafal Mazur (acoustic bass guitar) performing live at Alchemia Club in Krakow, Poland in 2015 for an excellent example of collective free improvisation with distinctive and unconventional approaches to their dialog.


Long, Ashley John: PSI

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24023
Catalog Code: FMRCD343-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Virtuoso UK bassist Ashley John Long presents a startling array of approaches and techniques on the double bass over 11 improvisations, from concise shorter presentations to expansive displays of skill, excitement or introspection, all with an ear to captivating his listener.


Runcible Quintet, The (featuring John Edwards / Neil Metcalfe): Five

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24022
Catalog Code: CDFMR337-2017
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



The Runciple Quintet of John Edwards on double bass, Marcello Magliocchi on drums, Neil Metcalfe on flute, Adrian Northover on soprano saxophone, and Daniel Thompson on acoustic guitar recording at IKLECTIC, in London in 2016 for 5 excellent examples of detailed, collective improvisation.


Schindler, Udo / Ove Volquartz: Answers And Maybe A Question?

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24021
Catalog Code: CDFMR440-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Udo Schindler's Salon for Sound and Art at Krailing in Krailing, Germany is the setting for this superb live duo concert, capturing Schindler and Ove Volquartz both on bass and double bass clarinet, showing the breadth of sonic possibilites and diverse approaches from the deepest of clarinets performed by two masterful musicians.


Burke, Rob / George Lewis / Paul Grabowsky / Mark Helias: Shift

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24020
Catalog Code: FMRCD441-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



A meeting in NY's Lower East Village between four improvisors--Robert Burke on saxes, George Lewis on trombone & electronics, Paul Grabowsky on piano & snare drum, and Mark Helias on acoustic bass--playing a pre-composed work, blending 21st century composition with modern jazz sensibility, enhanced by Lewis' computer-based "shapeshifts".