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Zenicola, Felipe / Jose Lencastre / Joao Valinho: MAGMA

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32509
Catalog Code: FMR 630
Country: UK
 
Price: $10.95



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Determined and ardent playing like the powerful creep of lava flow as the Brazilian & Portuguese trio of Felipe Zenicola (Chinese Cookie Poets, Paal Nilssen-Love) on bass, Jose Lencastre (Lencastre Nau Quartet) on saxophones and João Valinho (Creative Sources) on drums evolve their tumultuously articulate journey through a molten world of smoldering free jazz.


Countryman / Bucher / Yandsen: The Malaysia Live Fact Session

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32494
Catalog Code: FMR 644
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Two 2022 live free jazz sessions from Malaysia, the first a saxophone duo between US ex-pat based in The Philippines, Rick Countryman on alto and Malaysian tenor saxophonist Yong Yandsen, appropriately recorded at The Saxophone Store in Kula Lumpur; then 5 trio improvisations recorded in concert at Live Fact in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia on the same tour.


Bucher / Tan / Countryman: Sacred Fire Of The Free

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32493
Catalog Code: FMR 637
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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The continuing collaboration from the collective free jazz trio of Philippines-based American alto saxophonist Rick Countryman, Philippines bassist Simon Tan and Swiss drummer Christian Bucher is heard in this studio session of eight lyrically inclined tracks of spontaneous interaction, a well-balanced mix of energetic grooves and contemplative group conversation.


Transmap+ (Evan Parker / Matt Wright / Robert Jarvis): Grounded Abstraction

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32492
Catalog Code: FMR 647
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A 2022 concert of acoustic and electroacoustic interaction at The Jazz Centre UK from the Trans Map duo of Evan Parker on soprano saxophone and Matthew Wright on laptop processing, the "+" in Transmap+ being trombonist Robert Jarvis, a versatile collaborator since London Improvisers Orchestra and here a 3rd voice expanding their spectacular open collective free improv.


Lih Kadim (Jaka Berger / Marko Jenic / Jure Borsic / Andre Bost Ruda / Jost Drasler / Vid Drasler): Sunday Sextet

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32491
Catalog Code: FMR 645
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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With shared background in Slovik groups and ensembles including work with Szilárd Mezei and the Olfamoštvo ensemble, the Lih Kadim sextet of electroacoustic improvisers is heard in an exceptional 2021 concert of innovative and exploratory interaction, each recording taken from a successive night performing at the Cultural Centre, Bistrica Ob Sotli in Slovenia.


MMM Trio (Mascolo / Mira / Maglioccho): Bridge In The Dark

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32490
Catalog Code: FMR 638
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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The MMM Trio of Carlo Mascolo on prepared trombone, Miguel Mira on cello and Marcello Magliocchi on drums & percussion recorded this album during a concert series in Puglia, Italy, placing each musician in a separate room with headphones, promoting the close listening and concentrated interaction each brings to their unusual approach to free improvisation.


Dunmall, Paul / Phillip Gibbs / Andrew Ball / Neil Metcalfe / Hilary Jeffery: Newsagents

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32489
Catalog Code: FMR 635
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Reissuing the limited 2003 release on saxophonist Paul Dunmall's DUNS label, this wonderfully sophisticated concert at Victoria Rooms in Bristols featured collaborators and jazz luminaries Philip Gibbs on guitar, Neil Metcalfe on flute, Andrew Ball on piano & celesta and Hilary Jeffrey on trombone, a quintet of tempered intensity and incredibly expressive power.


MUC Chamber Art Trio (Udo Schindler / Sebastian Grams / Gunnar Geisse): Resilient Perspectives (...A Real Fact)

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32488
Catalog Code: FMR 634
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A fascinating chamber jazz trio performing in a 2021 live concert in the Galerie at arToxin, in Munich, Germany from the collective free improvising trio of Udo Schindler on alto & sopranino saxophones & bass clarinet, Sebastian Gramss on double bass and Gunnar Geisse on laptop guitar, subtitled RESILIENT PERSPECTIVES... a real fact? [LowToneStudies#9+]


Schindler, Udo / Eric Zang Eriksson: Blow & Swirl

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32487
Catalog Code: FMR 635
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Udo Schindler follows his duo album with drummer Eric Zwang-Eriksson @ Salon fur Klang+Kuns, Poetry?? Ein Wurfelwurf with this recording at BASIS_Sound_Space at MUCCA - Munich Center of Community Arts in Munich, Schindler on sopranino & tenor saxophones and the deep TUBAX, interacting with Eriksson's rapid-fire and uniquely voiced drum & percussion work.


Clucas, Dan / Kyle Motl / Nathan Hubbard: Daydream and Halting [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32431
Catalog Code: FMR 634
Country: UK
 
Price: $9.95



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A collective West Coast trio from double bassist Kyle Motl (Treesearch) with cornetist Dan Clucas, also on violin and moxeno (an Andean wind instrument) and drummer Nathan Hubbard, imbued with a spiritual and natural chamber jazz feeling, their improvisations influenced by concepts of daydreams, incandescence and zephyrs; a beautiful and open-minded album.


Canha, Jose / Dan Banks / Trevor Taylor: Guernica [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32430
Catalog Code: FMR 632
Country: UK
 
Price: $9.95



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Recording in the studio in Hornchurch, UK in 2022, the open-minded, innately lyrical and freely improvising trio of pianist Dan Banks, long-time collaborator with drummer Trevor Taylor at the latter's Jazz825 club in Southend-on-Sea, and Portuguese double bassist Jose Canhas, are heard in five impeccable contemporary jazz recordings, warm collective conversations of adept skill.


Banks / Ison / Canha / Taylor : Luminos 2 [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32429
Catalog Code: FMR 633
Country: UK
 
Price: $9.95



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The 2nd release from the UK collective quartet of Jose Canha on double bass, Trevor Taylor on drums, percussion, Dan Banks on piano and Josh Ison on saxophone, exploring the intersection between freely improvised music and free-jazz, drawing out energetic and subtle moments in lyrical interactions through energetic and focused momentum with a full range of character.


Canha, Jose / Dan Banks / Trevor Taylor: Guernica

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32008
Catalog Code: FMR 632
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Recording in the studio in Hornchurch, UK in 2022, the open-minded, innately lyrical and freely improvising trio of pianist Dan Banks, long-time collaborator with drummer Trevor Taylor at the latter's Jazz825 club in Southend-on-Sea, and Portuguese double bassist Jose Canhas, are heard in five impeccable contemporary jazz recordings, warm collective conversations of adept skill.


Banks / Ison / Canha / Taylor : Luminos 2

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32007
Catalog Code: FMR 633
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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The 2nd release from the UK collective quartet of Jose Canha on double bass, Trevor Taylor on drums, percussion, Dan Banks on piano and Josh Ison on saxophone, exploring the intersection between freely improvised music and free-jazz, drawing out energetic and subtle moments in lyrical interactions through energetic and focused momentum with a full range of character.


Imaginary String Quintet (Philipp Wachsmann / David Leahy / Bruno Gustralla / Trevor Taylor / Catherine Hope Jones): Wood: Paper, Paint, Sound

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32006
Catalog Code: FMR 627
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Free string improvisations from Philipp Wachsmann on violin, David Leahy on double bass and Bruno Gustralla on cello, creating subtle and spacious intersections of strings that focus on unusual techniques, melodic fragments spliced over resounding bowing, plucking and instrument errata, while percussionist Trevor Taylor adds sparse punctuation; inscrutably authoritative improv.


Tern (Philipp Wachsmann / Martin Hakett / Emil Karlsen): In Air

Label: FMR/Bead
Product Code: 32005
Catalog Code: FMR 626/BDCD16
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Two sessions from the free improvising electroacoustic trio of Philipp Wachsmann on violin & electronics, Martin Hakett on synthesizer and Emil Karlsen on drums & percussion, first for three studio recordings in 2019, and then in concert at the 2020 "Sounds Like This" festival at Leeds College for two wonderfully idiosyncratic and masterful conversations.


Zenicola, Felipe / Jose Lencastre / Joao Valinho: MAGMA

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32004
Catalog Code: FMR 630
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Determined and ardent playing like the powerful creep of lava flow as the Brazilian & Portuguese trio of Felipe Zenicola (Chinese Cookie Poets, Paal Nilssen-Love) on bass, Jose Lencastre (Lencastre Nau Quartet) on saxophones and João Valinho (Creative Sources) on drums evolve their tumultuously articulate journey through a molten world of smoldering free jazz.


Clucas, Dan / Kyle Motl / Nathan Hubbard: Daydream and Halting

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32003
Catalog Code: FMR 634
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



Out of Stock



A collective West Coast trio from double bassist Kyle Motl (Treesearch) with cornetist Dan Clucas, also on violin and moxeno (an Andean wind instrument) and drummer Nathan Hubbard, imbued with a spiritual and natural chamber jazz feeling, their improvisations influenced by concepts of daydreams, incandescence and zephyrs; a beautiful and open-minded album.


Schindler, Udo / Peter Jacquemyn: Fragile Eruptions

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32002
Catalog Code: FMR 625
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Live recordings of two sessions of fully free and uniquely creative duo improvisations by Udo Schinlder on clarinets, saxophone and brass, and Peter Jacquemyn on double bass & voice, recorded on November 29th, 2019 at the 98th Salon für Klang+Kunst Kralling/Munich by Udo Schindler (part one) & on the next day at Galerie arToxin by Gottfried Düren (part two).


Schindler, Udo / Michel Wintsch: Le Demon de l'analogie

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32001
Catalog Code: FMR 630
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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"The Demon of Analogy", reedist Udo Schindler on clarinets & saxophone and Michel Withsch performing on a Pleyel piano, take inspiration from the concepts of French symbolist poet Stéphane Mallamé (1842-1989), who considered his texts as instruments of harmonic complexity and ambiguity, interpreted in eight improvisations recorded live at Krailing, in Munchen, Germany in 2016.


McDonald, Raymond / Robert Burke / Paul Grabowsky / Nick Haywood / Antony Floyd: Dangerous Decision

Label: FMR
Product Code: 32000
Catalog Code: FMR 631
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A stellar collective collaboration between British and Australian improvisers recorded at the Kazz Lab/Jazz Club, in Melbourne, Australia as part of a joint recording project between MONASH and RMIT Universities, with performers Raymond MacDonald on alto sax, Robert Burke on tenor sax, Paul Grabowsky on piano, Nick Haywood on double bass and Antony Floyd on drums.


Countryman, Rick / Christian Bucher: Once

Label: FMR
Product Code: 31999
Catalog Code: FMR 629
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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From the same 2017 session that was released as the album Estuary, this concert in the Philippines between American expatriate saxophonist Rick Countryman and visiting Swiss drummer Christian Bucher expands on the free playing of these two empathetic improvisers, presenting a mix of textural, conceptual, melodic and rhythmic interplay steeped in their personal histories.


Dunmall, Paul / James Owson / Taymotusz Joziwiak: This Time In Beautiful Space

Label: FMR
Product Code: 31998
Catalog Code: FMR 628
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Performing on tenor, alto and C-melody saxophones plus alto flute, Paul Dunmall's trio brings together drummer Taymotusz Joziwiak (heard on One Became Many, Unmasked and Awoto) and younger generation bassist James Owswon, for an album of expressive and lyrical free jazz, a well-paced example of tempered collective interplay highlighting all three musicians.


Parker, Evan / John Edwards / Tony Marsh: Medway Blues

Label: FMR
Product Code: 31222
Catalog Code: FMR 623
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A superb 2009 concert at Command House, in Chatham, UK from the trio of saxophonist Evan Parker, double bassist John Edwards, and late drummer/percussionist Tony Marsh, a single 36 minute improvisation of cohesive and energetic free jazz where all three pull together as a nearly telepathic unit, plus two extended duo sections between Edwards and Marsh and a Marsh solo.


Schindler / Stemkowoski: Related Unigue Items

Label: FMR
Product Code: 31221
Catalog Code: FMR 721
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Recorded at the 2019 Salon fur Klang+Kunst, in Krailing/Munich, this consummate and creative meeting of multi-reed & brass improviser Udo Schindler and double bassist Thomas Stempkowski was performed as a dedication to bassist Simon H. Fell who passed from cancer in 2020; sadly Stempkowski also died during the production of this album, making this both a farewell and a memorial.


Zabelka, Mia / Glen Hall: The Quantum Violin

Label: FMR
Product Code: 31220
Catalog Code: FMR 622
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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The intersection of Austrian violinist, vocalist and sound artist Mia Zabelka and Canadian sound artist and multi-instrumentalist Glen Hall, using recordings of live improvisations, electronics and unusual applications of software to structure fourteen compositions of accomplished playing and startlingly unpredictable sound, a magnificent and often breathtaking journey.


Schvarzman, Pablo / Francois Carrier / Michel Lambert / Diego Calicedo : Glow

Label: FMR
Product Code: 31219
Catalog Code: FMR 621
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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The longstanding Canadian duo of alto saxophonist Francois Carrier and drummer Michel Lambert recorded this expressively energetic album of five dynamic free improvisations at Soda Acustic in Barcelona in a quartet with two South American electric guitarists living in Spain: Argentinian guitarist Pablo Scvarzman and Colombian guitarist Diego Calicedo.


Niblock, Alan: Scratching the Surface

Label: FMR
Product Code: 31218
Catalog Code: FMR 620
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A solo album from Belfast double bassist Alan Niblock, known for his own group Ambient Forces, and his work in a trio with Paul Dunmall and Mark Sanders (Dark Energy), on his own demonstrating a powerfully warm approach to the large strings, augmented and transformed through preparations and objects, improvising in a flowing continuum of rich strategies and concepts.


Schirmer, Brode Unit (w/ Jan Roder / Matthias Broede): Berlin, Germany

Label: FMR
Product Code: 31217
Catalog Code: FMR 619
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Led by bass clarinetist Tobias Schirmer and harmonica player Matthias Broede, also on piano, with Jan Roder on bass and drummer Bernd Oezsevim, this German quartet blends contemporary jazz through four original Brode compositions and two collective improvisations, performed with melodic intent and tight, quick interaction as recorded live at Tito's Zentrifuge in Berlin.


Schindler, Udo / Etienne Rolin / Luc Laine: In Search Of Surprise

Label: FMR
Product Code: 31216
Catalog Code: FMR 617-0721
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Unique voicing through the orchestration of saxophones, basset horn, glissotar (a modern continuous pitch wind instrument) and vibraphone, heard in this recording at the international artist house Villa Waldberta, in Feldafing-Munich, Germany, for seven recordings that blend free jazz forms with chamber jazz approaches with remarkable sophistication and composure.


Mirror Unit (Georg Wissel / Tim O'Dwyer): Sonic Rivers

Label: FMR
Product Code: 31215
Catalog Code: FMR 615
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Following their Creative Sources album Wind Makes Weather, alto saxophonists Tim O'Dwyer and Georg Wissel, both employing preparations on their instruments, improvise a confluence of sonic rivers evoking, exploring and reflecting waterways from around the world, captured in concert at the cinema hall of the cultural center Alte Feuerwache, in Cologne.


Schindler, Udo / Wilbert De Joode: Participation & Interplay [LowToneStudies]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 31214
Catalog Code: FMR 616
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Concentrating on the lower end of their instruments, Udo Schindler and double bassist Wilbert de Joode improvise live at DasKihotzky_wagnisARt and at the 99th Salon für Klang+Kunstover in Munich, for 10 parts of their "[LowToneStudies]", Schindler performing on bass clarinet, f-tuba and tubax (a contrabass saxophone), occasionally complementing their lower end with soprano sax.


Dunmall, Paul / Simon Thoumire / John Edwards / Phillip Gibbs: Brothers In Music

Label: FMR
Product Code: 31213
Catalog Code: FMR 615
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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2021 reissue of this 2004 release on the DUNS label bringing together a uniquely voiced quartet with Paul Dunmall on tenor & soprano saxophones, virtuoso concertina player Simon Thoumire, John Edwards on double bass and Philip Gibbs on guitar, with both Dunmall & Thoumire performing on bagpipes on two tracks; a welcome reissue to a distinctive and thought-provoking album.


Dunmall, Paul / Jonathan Impett / Andrew Ball / Paul Rogers / Phillip Gibbs: Undistracted

Label: FMR
Product Code: 31212
Catalog Code: FMR 614
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A 2004 quintet recording from Victoria Rooms in Bristol with the core of long-time collaborators Paul Dunmall on tenor sax, Paul Rogers on bass and Philip Gibbs, performing with two improvisers also well known for their work in compositional forms--Jonathan Impett on trumpet and Andrew Ball on piano--bringing unique perspectives to their far-ranging, advanced improvisation.


Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall: Upward Fall [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 30884
Catalog Code: FMR 564-0120
Country: UK
 
Price: $7.95



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A set of lyrical, thoughtful and sometimes whimsical works from the Scottish-based duo of Rob Hall & Chick Lyall (Green Room Trio), who have been developing their musical language since 2003, drawing from a wide range of genres from Baroque chamber music to free jazz and folk idioms, their lack of boundaries lending itself to a uniquely diverse and embraceable music.


Trilla, Vasco / Liba Villaecchia: Asebeia

Label: FMR
Product Code: 30339
Catalog Code: FMR 611
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Asebeia (ἀσέβεια) was a criminal charge in ancient Greece for the "desecration and mockery of divine objects", for "irreverence towards the state gods" and disrespect towards parents and dead ancestors; here it is also the informed and diverse, freely improvised duo of Spanish improvisers, saxophonist Liba Villavecchia and drummer/percussionist Vasco Trilla.


Jones, Ed / Emil Karlsen: From Where Light Falls

Label: FMR
Product Code: 30338
Catalog Code: FMR 610
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Eight improvisations named for the month of recording during the challenges of pandemic from British tenor saxophonist Ed Jones and Norwegian drummer/percussionist Emil Karlsen, often reflective work that explores timbral possibilities on each instrument through flowing lines and deceptively active investigations in a variety of empathetic and sublimely ruminative approaches.


Tromans, Doctor Steve: The Way

Label: FMR
Product Code: 30337
Catalog Code: FMR 609
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A member of the Paul Dunmall Quintet and Ed Gauden's Crux, Birmingham UK pianist, composer and band leader Steve Tromans presents an album of original work, lyrical and introspective pieces improvised in the studio as a response to the duress of the global pandemic, motivated to record on a great piano in the great Sansom Studio based on recent life experiences.


Funambulists, The (Tibor Takacs Faki / Laslo Lenkes / Goran Grubisic): The Funambulists

Label: FMR
Product Code: 30336
Catalog Code: FMR 608
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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An energetic trio of Serbian free improvisers from Tibor Takacs Faki on reeds, Laslo Lenkes on guitar and Goran Grubisic on drums, Tibor Takacs Faki and Goran Grubisic both part of the rock band Wooden Ambulance, that energy translating into their indefatigable approach to collective improvisation, just keeping a lid on their rambunctious interaction.


Schindler / Schimanski: Ging Lenz Den Zwanzigsten Durchs Gebirg Order Nicht

Label: FMR
Product Code: 30335
Catalog Code: FMR 607
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Recorded at the 79th Salon fur Klang+Kunst, in Krailling, Munich, the pairing of multi-instrumentalist Udo Schindler performing on alto saxophone, brass & synthesizer and Patrick Schimanski performing on percussion, live electronics & voice was inspired by the novella fragment Lenz written by Georg Büchner in 1836 based on Jean Frédéric Oberlin's diary.


Pederneschi, Alberto: Microcosmo

Label: FMR
Product Code: 30334
Catalog Code: FMR 606
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Using prepared drums drums, objects, voice, and Kalimba, Italian drummer Alberto Pederneschi presents eight solo works recorded in the studio, an unhurried but authoritative set of pieces that merge composed and improvised sections, drawing and evoking a narrative sense in coherent arrangements and intimate story telling.


Pellerin, Guy-Frank / Mattias Boss / Eugenio Sanna : Water Reflections

Label: FMR
Product Code: 30333
Catalog Code: FMR 604
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Three disparate improvisers--Guy-Frank Pellerin on soprano & tenor saxophones, Matthias Boss on violin & voice and Eugenio Sanna on amplified guitar plus small metallic layers, balloons & voice--present a non-idiomatic, fully improvised set of "sonorities, fragments, atmospheres seeming to constitute independent parts, but actually forming a unicum".


Banks / Canha / Porter / Taylor: Lost At Sea

Label: FMR
Product Code: 30332
Catalog Code: FMR 603
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Using as their inspiration the esthetic, soundscape and work of experimental Icelandic band Sigur Rós, the UK quartet of Dan Banks on piano, Jose Canha on bass, Trevor Taylor on drums and Robin Porter on saxophone present eight compositions written and arranged by pianist Banks, bringing the ethereal post-rock of Rós into the lyrical world of modern creative jazz.


Mascolo, Carlo / Joao Maderia / Felice Furioso: Cinestesia

Label: FMR
Product Code: 30331
Catalog Code: FMR 602
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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After their first encounter at the M.I.A. Improvisation Festival in Atouguia de Balei, the trio of Carlo Mascolo on trombone, Joao Madeira on bass and Felice Furioso on percussion entered the Dwarte Studio in Lisbon to record these seven instant compositions, profound work from three players dedicated to finding unique expression and structure through free improvisation.


Keune, Stefan / Paul Lytton / Hans Schneider / Erhard Hirt: XPACT II

Label: FMR
Product Code: 30330
Catalog Code: FMR 601
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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The XPACT quarter of late saxophonist Wolfgang Fuchs, percussionist/electronics artist Paul Lytton, bassist Hans Schneider and electric guitarist Erhard Hirt came together in the mid-80s from members of M.A.I. Orchestra and Übü Örchestrü, disbanding after 4 years and now reunited 34 years later as a quartet with Stefan Keuene replacing Fuchs, releasing this album of masterful free improv.


Smart, Shirley / James Arben: Entanglement: 9 Improvised Dialogues [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 30030
Catalog Code: FMR585
Country: UK
 
Price: $7.95



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UK sax and wind player James Arben and cellist Shirley Smart explore the possibilities of chamber-oriented free improvisation through a series of dialogues of harmonic, rhythmic and timbral tension and resolution, created from bold experimental playing techniques and melodic discourse that draws on influences from jazz to Middle Eastern, folk and contemporary music.


Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall: Upward Fall

Label: FMR
Product Code: 29988
Catalog Code: FMR 564-0120
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A set of lyrical, thoughtful and sometimes whimsical works from the Scottish-based duo of Rob Hall & Chick Lyall (Green Room Trio), who have been developing their musical language since 2003, drawing from a wide range of genres from Baroque chamber music to free jazz and folk idioms, their lack of boundaries lending itself to a uniquely diverse and embraceable music.


Faustino, Hernani / Joao Madeira: dB Duet

Label: FMR
Product Code: 29911
Catalog Code: FMR 591-0920
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Two deep basses come together in this recording of a live performance at O'Culto de Ajuda, Lisboa, Portugal between Red Trio double bassist Hernani Faustino and Ensemble MIA/String Theory double bassist Joao Madeira, mixing bowed and plucked styles along with preparations and extended techniques in a three part suite of powerfully imposing improvisation.


Schindler, Udo / Damon Smith / Jaap Blonk: The Munich Sound Studies Vol 2 & 3

Label: FMR
Product Code: 29910
Catalog Code: FMR 594
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Refined and free ranging improvisation between German reedist Udo Schindler performing on bass clarinet, tenor & sopranino saxophones and also on cornet, and US double bassist Damon Smith, recorded 3 days after the first volume in this series, presenting two sets from the same day of informed and diverse dialogs between two masterful improvisers.


Schindler, Udo / Damon Smith / Karina Erhard: The Munich Sound Studies Vol 1

Label: FMR
Product Code: 29909
Catalog Code: FMR 593
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Performing at the Gottfried Duren/arToxin at Galerie ar Toxin in 2019, the trio of Udo Schindler on clarinet, bass clarinet & alto horn, Damon Smith on double bass, and Karina Erhard on C flute & alto flute present a sophisticated set of free improvisations with a chamber improv feeling, using tremendous technique and intent listening through six fascinating dialogs.



 






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