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Volden, Havard / Carlo Costa: In the Wake

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 26142
Catalog Code: n/n 010
Country: USA
 
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Italian-born New York-based percussionist Carlo Costa meets Norwegian guitarist Havard Volden (Moon Relay, Muddersten) for an album of water-themed free improvisations, beautifully developing with thoughtful playing using rich chord patterns and unusual sonic inventiveness in percussive objects to create a set of rich and languorous surges and pools of sound.


While We Still Have Bodies (Gerstein / Ali / Foster / van Hemmen): While We Still Have Bodies

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 26141
Catalog Code: n/n 009
Country: USA
 
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Using lo-fi electronics and found objects alongside their acoustic instruments, the NY quartet of Ben Gerstein (trombone), Sean Ali (double bass), Michael Foster (saxophones) and Flin van Hemmen (percussion) freely improvise with textural, rhythmic and timbral interactions, captured live at New Museum accompanying an exhibition by video artist Cheng Ran.


Natura Morta (Loriot / Ali / Costa): Environ

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 26140
Catalog Code: n/n 008
Country: USA
 
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The trio of Frantz Loriot (violin), Sean Ali (contrabassist) and Carlo Costa (percussion), a grouping named for still life paintings that concentrate on composition and color, presenting three extended compositions of rich acoustic sound, extending their instruments through masterful technique to create exquisitely detailed and compellingly self-controlled conversation.


Ali, Sean : My Tongue Crumbles After

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 26139
Catalog Code: n/n 007
Country: USA
 
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New York bassist Sean Ali demonstrates his astonishing bass technique and creative momentum in a solo album, accompanied at times by collages assembled from field and voice recordings, creating unusual sonic backdrops against which his powerful playing, preparations, bowing and other extended techniques reveal an optimistic and unusual creative intent.


Earth Tongues (Moffett / Peck / Costa): Ohio [2 CDs]

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 26138
Catalog Code: n/n 006
Country: USA
 
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The second album from this NY trio, titled for the state it was recorded in, as the trio of Joe Moffett (trumpet) and Dan Peck (tuba), both playing cassette players, and percussionist Carlo Costa, slowly develop this long-form 2-part work from minimal interactions of objects, extended techniques, and abstract recordings, building to a tightly controlled ferocity.


van Hemmen, Flin (w/ Neufeld / Obsvik): Drums of Days

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 26137
Catalog Code: n/n 005
Country: USA
 
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Debut album as a leader from drummer and pianist Flin van Hemmen, an evocative album of original compositions and improvisations recorded in a trio with Eyvind Opsvik on double bass and Todd Neufeld on acoustic guitar, with Tony Malaby on alto and soprano sax on one track; a beautifully cinematic and poetic album that allows for space and reflection.


Costa's Acustica, Carlo: Strata

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 26136
Catalog Code: n/n 004
Country: USA
 
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New York composer and drummer Carlo Costa assembled this accomplished ensemble of NY improvisers for a live performance at IBeam in Brooklyn, capturing his piece "Strata" that evolves layers of sound from very sparse to densely yet accesibly stacked sound, varying recurring material to change perspectives in the aural space as the piece progresses; impressive.


Loriot, Frantz : Reflections on an Introspective Path

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 21229
Catalog Code: n/n 002
Country: USA
 
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French-Japanese violist Frantz Loriot's first solo album takes the viola into unusual territory, using an acousmatic approach to create music and sounds with no visual reference by transforming the sound of the viola through preparations and remarkable extended techniques, layering and assembling his works to create concrete statements of movement.


Earth Tongues (Costa / Peck / Moffett): Rune

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 21228
Catalog Code: n/n 003
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Paying attention to tone, tension, space and silence, the trio of Carlo Costa on percussion, Joe Moffett on trumpet, and Dan Peck on tuba use extended and unusual techniques in a meditative and highly concentrative album of free improvisation, the first album from this trio who's attentive approach to improvisation rewards in unique sonic environments.


Costa, Carlo Quartet: Sediment

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 20219
Catalog Code: n/n 001
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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A new NY label from percussionist Carlo Costa in its 1st release, a quartet with Steve Swell on trombone, Sean ali on bass and Jonathan Moritz on sax, presenting an improvisational language that subsumes the individual players into a distinct group sound.