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Schindler, Udo / Johannes Ollinger / Dine Doneff: Waterway

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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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



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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".


P.O.P. [Psychology Of Perception]: Ikebana

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23347
Catalog Code: FMRCD432-1116
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Fascinating sound and drone music from this interesting German ensemble led by Reinhold Friedl, "ikebana" takes its name from the tradition of Japanese flower arranging which dates back to the 7th century, with 8 tracks named as such: Shoka, Rikka, Nigeria and Morimono.


Reincke / Huges / Popple: Play "The Trio"

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23346
Catalog Code: FMRCD431-116
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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The Trio was the influential 60's band of saxophonist John Surman, drummer Stu Martin, and bassist Barre Phillips, here paid tribute by saxophonist Bernd Reincke, drummer Chad Popple, and bassist John Hughes, using their tunes as a springboard for exuberant modern improv.


Parker, Evan / John Russel / Ian Brighton / Phillip Wachsmann / Marcio Mattos / Trevor Taylor: Reuni

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23345
Catalog Code: FMRCD430-1116
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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London's Cafe Oto organized a reunion of String Thing, guitarist Ian Brighton's project with violinist Phillip Wachsmann, bassist Marcio Mattos, & Trevor Taylor on percussion and electronics, adding guitarist John Russell and saxophonist Evan Parker, here capturing an impressive night of improv, and Brighton's first public appearance in nearly 40 years.


Fielder, Alvin / Frode Gjerstad / Damon Smith : The Shape Finds Its Own Space

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23344
Catalog Code: FMRCD429-1116
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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West Coast double bassist and mid-west drummer Alvin Fielder meet Norways saxophonist Frode Gjerstad at the 2016 No Idea Festival in Austin, TX, opening the festival with this remarkable display of free improvisation, a seething and burning set from these veteran players.


Dunmall, Paul Quintet: The Dreamtime Suite

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23343
Catalog Code: FMRCD426-1116
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Saxophonist Paul Dunmall's quintet with Hamid Drake, Dave Kane, Steve Tromans, and Percy Pusgove, bridge traditional with chamber jazz and world music, including a work for bagpipes and frame drum, in a monumental suite of improvisational possibilities.


Govaert, Onno / Marcelo Dos Reis / Luis Vicente / Kristjan Martinsson: In Layers

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23342
Catalog Code: FMRCD427-1116
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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With members from Twenty One 4Tet, Clock and Clouds, Cactus Truck, and trumpeter Luis Vicente's Trio, this quartet's strength lies in a seemingly casual approach to what is in execution intensely detailed dialog, each member contributing to a unique and entrancing group sound.


Gauden / Hanslip: And How The Who Can Think the What...

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23341
Catalog Code: FMRCD426-1116
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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UK Tenor saxophonist Mark Hanslip and drummer Ed Gauden in their 3rd record together, here stripped down to a duo, inspired by a planned trio concert where the pianist was unable to perform; the resulting show worked so well that the two decided to take it to the studio, this album the result of impressive avant interchanges in 8 succinct tracks.


Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert / Alexey Lapin: Freedom Is Space For The Spirit

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23340
Catalog Code: FMRCD425
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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During their 2014 tour, Canadian saxophonist Francois Carrier and long-time partner, percussionist Michel Lambert, went into the Experimental Sound Gallery [ESG 21] in St. Petersburg, Russia with pianist Alexey Lapin to record these superb free improvisations.


Rulemares : Atractor Extrano

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23339
Catalog Code: FMRCD424-0916
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A trio of Chilean improvisers, Luis Conde on alto saxophone, Nicolas Rio on drums, and Ramiro Molina on electric guitar, with various pairings of the trio taking foreground in music that develops interesting structural compositions into tight dialogs of strong collective improv.


Hawkins, Alexander Ensemble: No Now Is So

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23024
Catalog Code: FMRCD270-0209
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Unusual instrumentation and a very diverse set of improvising backgrounds from pianist Alexander Hawkins Ensemble, with Orphy Robinson on steel pan, Otto Fischer on electric guitar, Dominic Lash on double bass, Hannah Marshall on cello, and Javier Carmona on drums.


Hodder-Williams, Susie / Chris Caldwell: Three Meditations [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23006
Catalog Code: FMRCD353-0513
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $6.95



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Previously played Squidco store copy, used for cataloging and samples, in excellent condition.

Review Copy, not new but in mint condition. May have a strike, the word "Promo" or a drill hole. Inquire on condition if you are concern...



Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall: Chronicles [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23004
Catalog Code: FMRCD352-0413
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $6.95



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Previously played Squidco store copy, used for cataloging and samples, in excellent condition.

Review Copy, not new but in mint condition. May have a strike, the word "Promo" or a drill hole. Inquire on condition if you are concern...



Cundy, Chris: Gustav Lost

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22591
Catalog Code: FMRCD423-0616
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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A melodic set of improvisations composed by bass clarinetist Chris Cundy, using approaches for songwriting to create compelling jazz compositions, in a band with Fyfe Dangerfield on piano, Mat Martin on guitar, Hannah Marshall on cello, Mark Sanders on drums and Dominic Lash on bass.


Bonga / Champion / Mwamba: Paperstone Suite

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22590
Catalog Code: FMRCD422-0616
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Since 2012 the improvising trio of saxophonist Ntshuks Bonga, bassist Andy Champion and Corey Mwamba have met to perform at concerts and festivals, here captured in the studio in a dynamic dialog balancing fervent and contemplative playing with commanding skill.


Hein, Nicola L. / Mia Zabelka : The Honey Pump

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22589
Catalog Code: FMRCD421-0716
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.71



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Instant compositions on from Nicola L. Hein on guitar and Mia Zabelka on violin, both versed in soundscape and sonic sculptures, using extended techniques to create dense but dynamic sonic landscapes with significant room for silence.


Dunmall / Noble / Edwards / Sanders: Chords Of Connections

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22588
Catalog Code: FMRCD419-0616
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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A stunning example of collective free improvisation from the quartet of frequent collaborators and superb improvisers, Paul Dunmall on tenor & soprano sax, Liam Noble on piano, Mark Sanders on drums, and John Edwards on bass, recording in the studio in Birmingham.


Trilla, Vasco : The Rainbow Serpent

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22587
Catalog Code: FMRCD417-0616
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.71



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Barcelona drummer and percussionist Vasco Trilla, know for his work with Planeta Imaginario, Filthy Habits Ensemble, Cows On Trees, &c. in a solo album that takes the listener through a myriad of tones and emotions along a varied and tonally hybrid journey of prepared drums, assorted percussion


Schindler, Udo / Marco von Orelli : Luft.Spiele

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22586
Catalog Code: FMRCD416-0216
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.71



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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.


Dunmall, Paul / Phillip Gibbs: Electrosonics

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22585
Catalog Code: FMRCD415
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.71



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An album of improvised electronics from frequent collaborators Paul Dunmall on a Yamaha WX11 electronic wind instrument, and Philip Gibbs performing on electric guitar, in 9-parts exploring the unusual tonalities in both expansive and highly technical approaches.


Watts, Trevor / Stephen Grew: Con Fluent

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22207
Catalog Code: FMRCD414-0216
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.71



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Saxophonist Trevor Watts and pianist Stephen Grew improvised these pieces at a distance, Grew sending recordings of two separate solo concerts from Newcastle, which Watts improvised over resulting in these intricate and exuberant "Improvised Compositions".


Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall: Myth

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22206
Catalog Code: FMRCD413-0116
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.71



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A lyrical and sincere dialog from the Scottish duo of Rob Hall on clarinets and Chick Lyall on piano, recoreded at the chapel in St Mary's Music School in Edinburgh, blending improvisation with chamber music, free jazz, contemporary classical and folk idioms.