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Perelman, Ivo / Joe Morris / Gerald Cleaver: The Art Of The Improv Trio Volume 5

Label: Leo
Product Code: 24048
Catalog Code: LEO 775
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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"Our part is one half; listeners make up the other half. Your focused listening and your assessment of the formulation, stories, shapes, meanings, and design-arrived at by your experience with the music-provides the part of our action t...


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp / Gerald Cleaver: The Art Of The Improv Trio Volume 3

Label: Leo
Product Code: 24047
Catalog Code: LEO 773
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The 3rd part of NY/Brazilian saxophonist Ivo Perelman's "Art of the Improv Trio" series, with Matthew Shipp on piano and Gerald Cleaver on drums, each an essential element in the interplay and subtle skills of these masterful players, with Perelman's voice exceptionally strong as he demonstrates the full range of his sax through free and melodic passage.


Nabatov, Simon Trio: Picking Order

Label: Leo
Product Code: 24046
Catalog Code: LEO 765
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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Drawing from the spirit of free jazz, pianist Simon Nabatov's new trio with Dominik Mahnig on drums and Stefan Schonegg on bass, are caught live at the LOFT in Cologne, Germany in 2015 for a superb concert of jazz that balances captivating lyrical material with exciting free passages, taking unexpected directions that constantly engage.


Nabatov, Simon: Monk 'N' More

Label: Leo
Product Code: 23314
Catalog Code: LEO 780
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Pianist Simon Nabatov plays the music of Thelonious Monk in a live concert from 1995, alternating those recordings with a 2013 concert of solo electroacoustic work, an unusual approach that focuses the melodic aspects of Monk while highlighting his eccentricity and intrepidity.


Gratkowski, Frank / Sebi Tramontana: Live At Spanski Borci

Label: Leo
Product Code: 23313
Catalog Code: LEO 779
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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A wonderfully playful and buoyant duo between trombonist Sebi Tramontana and reedist Frank Gratkowski performing on bass clarinet, clarinet, and alto saxophone, performing live at Spanski Borci Theatre, in Ljubljana, Slovenia in 2016 over 15 concise and compelling dialogs.


Perelman, Ivo / Joe Morris / Gerald Cleaver: The Art Of The Improv Trio Volume 6

Label: Leo
Product Code: 23312
Catalog Code: LEO 776
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The 6th and final volume of tenor saxophonist Ivo Perelman's ambitious series exploring modern free improvisation in a variety of trio setting with differing players and configurations, here with Joe Morris on bass and Gerald Cleaver on drums in an extended and masterful 2-part recording that runs the gamut of lyrical and burning free jazz.


Perelman, Ivo / William Parker / Gerald Cleaver: The Art Of The Improv Trio Volume 4

Label: Leo
Product Code: 23311
Catalog Code: LEO 774
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The 4th volume in Brazilian/New York saxophonist Ivo Perelman's exemplary 6-part series "The Art of the Improv Trio" bring together bassist William Parker and drummer Gerald Cleaver for a 3-part set of free improvisation, beautifully flowing dialog of masterful playing.


Perelman, Ivo / Mat Maneri / Whit Dickey: The Art Of The Improv Trio Volume 2

Label: Leo
Product Code: 23310
Catalog Code: LEO 772
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The second volume of New York/Brazilian saxophonist Ivo Perelman's 6-part series "The Art of the Improv Trio" is the most unique of the set, with Mat Maneri on viola and Whit Dickey on drums for a series of thirteen shorter and more intricate works of great range and diversity.


Perelman, Ivo / Karl Berger / Gerald Cleaver: The Art Of The Improv Trio Volume 1

Label: Leo
Product Code: 23309
Catalog Code: LEO 771
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Saxophonist Ivo Perelman is the anchor for the 6 volumes of "The Art of the Improv Trio", here with Karl Berger on piano and Gerald Cleaver on drums in a lyrical album that flows with grace and thoughtfulness, from ballad introspection to uptempo excitement, an impressive start to the series.


Trio Kimmig (Kimmig / Studer / Zimmerline / John Butcher): Raw

Label: Leo
Product Code: 23308
Catalog Code: LEO 766
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The Swiss string trio led by violinist Harald Kimmig, with Daniel Studer on bass and Alfred Zimmerlin on cello, is joined by UK saxophonist John Butcher for a set of improvisations that build with a unique percussive vitality and burning intensity.


I Am Three (Eberhard / Neuser / Marien): Mingus Mingus Mingus

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22643
Catalog Code: LEO 752
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Saxophonist Silke Eberhard leads her trio with Nikolaus Neuser on trumpet and Christian Marien on drums, through a distillation of well known and lesser known Mingus tunes, restricting each tune to its essence in 3-4 minute renderings focusing on Mingus' compositional strength.


Rotozaza (Hein / Mahall / Melbye / Lillinger): Zero

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22464
Catalog Code: LEO 763
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The Berlin quartet of bass clarinetist Rudi Mahall, Nicola L. Hein on guitar, Adam Pultz Melbye on bass and Christian Lillinger on drums, using traditional and extended techniques in spontaneous compositions that blend free jazz and sound improvisation in truly unique ways.


Gratkowski Quartet, Frank: Spectral Reflections

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22463
Catalog Code: LEO 374
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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A live recording in 2001 at Germany's The Loft from saxophonist & clarinetist Frank Gratkowski and his quartet with Wolter Wierbos on trombone, Dieter Manderscheid on bass, and Gerry Hemingway on drums, a superb example of the saxophonist's stature in the free improvising community, and the outstanding players he associates with.


Chadbourne, Eugene: Boogie With The Hook

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22462
Catalog Code: LEO 242
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Two decades of duets recorded from New York City to The Netherlands between eccentric free country improviser and vocalist Euguene Chadbourne on guitar and banjo, with free improv masters John Zorn, Derek Bailey, Han Bennink, Volcmar Verkerk, and Charles Tyler.


Crispell Trio, Marilyn: Live in Zurich

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22461
Catalog Code: LEO 122
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Pianist and vocalist Marilyn Crispell's 2nd trio album from 1990 recorded live at Switzerland's Taktlos Festival in 1989, in the company of masterful free improvisers Reggie Workman on bass and Paul Motian on drums.


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp: Corpo

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22164
Catalog Code: LEO 755
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.91



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After many years working together in the vital Downtown NY scene, saxophonist Ivo Perelman and Matthew Shipp take their playing the next step after their previous duo "Callas", in thoughtful improv that expresses in both their mutual language and masterful skills.


Perelman, Ivo / Karl Berger: The Hitchhiker

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22163
Catalog Code: LEO 754
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.91



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The second CD that NY saxophonist Ivo Perelman has recorded with Ornette alumni Karl Berger, the first with Berger on piano, and here on vibraphone, opening new aspects of sound to the commanding dialog between these two friends and seasoned improvisers.


Frey, Peter K. / Daniel Studer: Zurich Concerts: 15 Years of Kontrabassduo Studer-Frey [2 CDs]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22162
Catalog Code: LEO 750
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $26.96



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A stunning example of modern creative improv from the duo of bassists Peter Frey and Daniel Studer, in concert with configurations of duos, trios and one septet, with performers including John Butcher, Hans Koch, Magda Mayas, Jacques Demierre, Gerry Hemingway, &c. &c.


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp / Michael Bisio / Whit Dickey: Soul

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22161
Catalog Code: LEO 739
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.91



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The longđrunning duo of NY pianist Matthew Shipp and Brazilian/NY saxophonist Ivo Perelman forms the basis for this excellent quartet, with mainstays Michael Bisio on bass and Whit Dickey on drums, in an expressive and soulful album that balances enthusiasm and brilliant restraint.


Perelman, Ivo / Joe Morris: Blue

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22160
Catalog Code: LEO 734
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.91



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Referencing the color "blue" rather than the blues themselves, the duo of New York tenor saxophonist Ivo Perelman and Joe Morris on acoustic guitar present free improvisations balancing technical and melodic musings, an intimate and thoughtful album of concentrative playing.


Oberg, Uwe / Silke Eberhardt: Turns

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22004
Catalog Code: LEO 749
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Playful, joyful and absolutely commanding performances from the duo of German pianist Uwe Oberg and Silke Eberhard on alto sax and clarinet, performing both live and in the studio on original compositions and pieces by Carla Bley, Jimmy Giuffre, and Annette Peacock.


Ullmann, Gebhard / Achim Kaufmann: Geode

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22003
Catalog Code: LEO 727
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Albert Mangelsdorf award-winning pianist Achim Kaufmann and multi-reedist Gebhard Ullmann met in the studio for the first time in Berlin, Germany to record these upbeat free improvisations, intricate collective playing covering a wide range of moods and styles.


Kuhne, Almut / Gebhard Ullmann / Achim Kaufmann: Marbrakeys

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22002
Catalog Code: LEO 726
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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The Berlin-based trio of free improvising vocalist Almut Kuhne, pianist Achim Kaufmann and reedist Gebhard Ullmann for ten originals, on-the-edge, informed improvisation of great skill and melodic invention, taking their music into uncharted and unconventional territory.


Nabatov, Simon / Mark Dresser / Dominik Mahnig: Equal Poise

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21942
Catalog Code: LEO 745
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Live at the LOFT in Cologne, Germany, the trio of German-based Russian pianist Simon Nabatov with NY Downtown double bassist Mark Dresser and relative newcomer Dominik Manhig on drums, expressive collective improvisation using edgy techniques in impressive dialog.


Kaufmann, Achim / Frank Gratkowski /Wilbert de Joode: Oblengths

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21667
Catalog Code: LR 748
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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The trio of Achim Kaufmann on piano, Frank Gratkowski on sax and clarinets, and Wilbert de Joode on bass, has performed together since the mid-80s, developing a unique language of dynamic, texture and rhythmic complexity that puts them at the forefront of European collective improv.


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp: Complementary Colors

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21398
Catalog Code: LEO 744
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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The long-standing partnership of saxophonist Ivo Perelman and pianist Matthew Shipp take color, with each track taking the name of a hue, mixing shades through free improvisation of subtle grace in a masterful dialog that only two such complementary players can present.


Perelman, Ivo / Mat Maneri / Tanya Kalmanovitch: Villa Lobos Suite

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21397
Catalog Code: LEO 742
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Ivo Perelman pays tribute to Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos through free improvisation, enlisting two violists--Mat Maneri and Tanya Kalmanovitch-for a uniquely orchestrated set of recordings with Perelman emulating and complementing the strings in engaging ways.


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp / Whit Dickey: Butterfly Whispers

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21396
Catalog Code: LEO 740
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Saxophonist Ivo Perelman suggests the listener use the titles of these improvisations to create their own narratives for the fluid and oratory overtones of these lyrical instant compositions, performed with drummer Whit Dickey and pianist Matthew Shipp.


Oberg, Uwe: Twice, At Least

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21266
Catalog Code: LEO 733
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Live recordings from 2012 & 2015 by German pianist Uwe Oberg performing a mix of original compositions and work by Monk, Bley, Lacy, & A. Peacock, balancing melodic and exploratory playing with passionate conviction backed by masterly skills and impeccable pacing.


Leandre / Delbecq / Houle: 14 Rue Paul Fort, Paris

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21265
Catalog Code: LEO 731
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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The trio of Joelle Leandre (bass), Benoite Delbecq (piano), Francois Houle (clarinets) recording the 7-part "rue Paul Fort" at 14 rue Paul Fort @ Helene Aziza in Paris, France in 2013, beautifully fluid free improvisation from a set of superlative players.


Ligeti, Lukas / Thollem Mcdonas: Imaginary Images

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21262
Catalog Code: LEO 709
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Merging the sensibilities of compositional, jazz, and free improvised music, pianist Thollem McDonas and Lukas Ligeti on drums and electric "marimba lumina" create a hybrid that takes the best of all three in distinctive, disciplined, and heartfelt ways.


Skein (Gratkowski / Kaufmann / de Joode / Lee / Barrett / Buck): Skein

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21261
Catalog Code: LEO 708
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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A live recording at Alte Feuerwache Mannheim, Germany from Skein, extending the trio of Achim Kaufmann (piano), Frank Gratkowski (reeds), and Wilbert de Joode (bass) with Okkyung Lee (cello), Richard Barrett (electronics) and Tony Buck (drums) for an amazing album of instant composition.


Perelman, Ivo / Mat Maneri / Joe Morris: Counterpoint

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21079
Catalog Code: LEO 730
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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The trio of Joe Morris on guitar and Mat Maneri on viola, with Ivo Perelman taking the tenor saxophone taking the place of the late Joe Maneri from their long-standing trio association, in an album of superb chamber jazz focusing on unusual compositional structures.


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp: Callas [2 CDs]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21078
Catalog Code: LEO 728
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $28.95



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A collection of performances by tenor saxophonist Ivo Perelman and pianist Matthew Shipp, each piece named for characters from arias sung by Greek opera vocalist Maria Callas, 16 lyrical free improvisations as Perelman evokes Callas' distinctive voice.


Perelman, Ivo / Whit Dickey: Tenorhood

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21076
Catalog Code: LEO 714
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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Brazilian-born, New York tenor saxophonist Ivo Perelman in a duo with drummer Whit Dickey for an extraordinary album dedicated to and with pieces named for saxophonists Hank Mobley, Ben Webster, John Coltrane, Albert Ayler and Sonny Rollins.


Potage Du Jour: Go South! [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20642
Catalog Code: CD LR 706
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $8.95



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"The Swiss improvising trio Potage du Jour was born 14 years ago (their first CD on Leo Records was released in 2005). Franziska Baumann (voice), Christoph Baumann (piano) and Jurg Solothurnmann (saxophones) have coined their distrincti...


Plasmic: Live At Chilli Jazz Festival 2013 [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20631
Catalog Code: CD LR 705
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $8.95



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"This European outfit started as a trio in 2003, and extended its reach by integrating avant-vocalist Agnes Heginger into its rather pliant mode of operations amid some asymmetrical shenanigans, devious interactions and shifty dialogues...


Fisch, Donat / Christian Wolfarth: Circle & Line 2 [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20585
Catalog Code: CD LR 552
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $8.95



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"Drummer Christian Wolfarth and saxophonist Donat Fisch first recorded in this formation more than ten years ago. Circle and Line 2 is the Swiss duo's reunion and an unique free jazz achievement. Saxophone and drum duos rarely become an...


Gies, Joachim & Sound/Body/Cells: Shimmering [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20579
Catalog Code: CD LR 541
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $7.95



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"Saxophonist and composer Joachim Gies presents his new German-Israeli trio SOUND/BODY/CELLS. With the vocalist Ronni Gilla who summons up the depths of the human voice, subtle drumming of Denis Stilke and unique sounds of Gies' saxopho...


Krusche, Katja / Martin V. Krusche: I Am One - Stories From The Worlds In-Between [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20577
Catalog Code: CD LR 538
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $7.95



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Willers, Andreas: Drowning Migrant [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20490
Catalog Code: CD LR 532
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $7.95



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"Berlin-based guitarist Andreas Willers injects a bit of hoodoo voodoo into the realm of solo guitar, complete with effects-drenched overlays. A longtime participant in Europe's avant-garde, progressive jazz and jazz-rock contingent, th...


Gayvoronsky, Vyacheslav Trio: Christmas Concert [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20486
Catalog Code: CD LR 520
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $7.95



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"The cleverness of improvisation plays an integral part of this Russian trio's compositions that merely reference jazz standards. The artists reconfigure and loosely interpret while injecting their personal insights. The program consist...


Baumann, Franziska / Matthias Ziegler: Voices & Tides [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20479
Catalog Code: CD LR 495
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $7.95



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"There is a definite sense of a drama of the creative process which entices the listener into an undreamt-of world of sounds. What makes this duo so special is the density of chamber music, the aural tension, the mutually intuitive read...


Lopez, Ramon : Drums Solo II Swinging With Doors [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20478
Catalog Code: CD LR 491
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $7.95



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"Lopez' new solo album, Drums Solo II: Swinging with Doors, shows the drummer in an entirely different scenario. To put it bluntly, he's improvising to a door. Well, many doors - kitchen doors, station doors, school doors, even sauna do...


Hume, Carolyn : Solo Piano Works [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20475
Catalog Code: CD LR 478
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $7.95



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"For her fifth album since the turn of the millennium, all released on Leo, Carolyn Hume breaks the pattern of the previous four. Firstly, she is no longer paired with drummer Paul May, instead opting to play solo. Secondly, she only pl...


Mitchell, Matthew / Duncan Haynes: The Urban Choreographic [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20471
Catalog Code: CD LR 466
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $7.95



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"The second CD by Matthew Mitchell (guitar, electronics) and Duncan Haynes (piano) in Leo Records catalogue. Recorded in London in June 2005 The Urban Choreographic is a result of total immersion into the diversity and intensity of urba...


Newton, Lauren / Joelle Leandre : Face It! [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20468
Catalog Code: CD LR 450
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $11.95



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"Above all else, this album is serious fun-fun for the live audience at the recording, fun for the CD listener, and fun for the performers. At its best, improvisation flows out of the sheer pleasure of playing and experimenting together...


Baumann, Franziska Trio: Potage Du Jour [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20467
Catalog Code: CD LR 443
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $11.95



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"A spontaneously composed dish has now gained a fixed position on the menu card. In late 1999, informal sessions were so exciting that a new band was founded on the spot, the Swiss improvisational trio Potage du Jour with the singer/voc...


Dato, Carlo Actis / Baldo Martinez : Folklore Imaginario [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20465
Catalog Code: CD LR 437
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $7.95



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"Communication is a bridge. Carlo Actis Dato and Baldo Martinez build one that is supple and sways tantalizingly to the impulses of their imagination. Both are visionaries who can envisage the distant and head for it. Their path is not ...


Shibolet, Ariel : Metal Tube & Consciousness [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20460
Catalog Code: CD LR 414
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $7.95



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"The legacy of improvised solo reed music began with iconoclasts such as Eric Dolphy, Joe McPhee, Steve Lacy, Anthony Braxton, Evan Parker, and Peter Brotzmann-and it is still being developed by a younger generation of players such as K...