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Olencki, Weston: Old Time Music [CASSETTE w/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 32210
Catalog Code: TTT017
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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"Following the conceptual avant-hillbilly trajectory of their previous SUPERPANG release "Verd Mont", "Old Time Music" is composer/improviser Weston Olencki's newest collection of historically-driven sound works. The album's three piece...


Kidambi, Amirtha / Luke Stewart: Zenith/Nadir [CASSETTE w/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 32204
Catalog Code: TTT020
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Referencing the highs and lows to which the NY duo of free improvising vocalist Amirtha Kidambi and bassist Luke Stewart take their listeners, both bringing along electronics as they divert between clear acoustics and extreme processing, pouring out the turbulence of the time with a unique sense of duress and oddly hopeful musing; frighteningly unique and fascinating.


Baldwin, Nat : The Red Barn [CASSETTE w/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 32203
Catalog Code: TTT018
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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A short book of fiction depicting dark scenes from the ambience of extraordinary normalcy, descriptive texts insinuating horror from everyday occurrence, written by double bassist Nat Baldwin and published by Calamari Press in 2017, here in an audio version of excerpts narrated by Baldwin himself, performing on double bass through two panned tracks of unusual improvisations.


Ali / Foster / Lopez / Wallace: The Inflatable Leviathan [CASSETTE w/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 32027
Catalog Code: TTT019
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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The first studio recording for the performing quartet of New York improvisers, Cecilia Lopez (synthesizer), Michael Foster (tenor & soprano saxophones), Sean Ali (double bass) and Eli Wallace (upright piano), taking listeners on an inflating journey from "Stratosphere" to "Exosphere" through unorthodox approaches, from sparse intensity to dense textural interaction.


L'Ocell / Ferran Fages: El Declivi [CASSETTE + DOWNLOAD]

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 31633
Catalog Code: TTT016
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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The third release from the Barcelona-based experimental improvising duo L'Ocell of Chilean acoustic guitarist Fernando Carraso and Spanish double bassist Àlex Reviriego-double bass, here joined by guitarist Ferran Fages (a member of Phicus and Radium with Reviriego), for a set of mysteriously dark improvisations recorded live at Sant Roma de Mianigues church.


Reichman, Ted: Dread Sea [CASSETTE + DOWNLOAD]

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 31632
Catalog Code: TTT015
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Initially based around improvisations on a mbira and a tiny accordion, NY improvisor Ted Reichman expanded the concept through complex systems of electronic treatments, developing layers of feedback, transpositions, distortions, intentional or accidental patterning that were performed in real time, creating an extended, deeply aquatic work split between the sides of a cassette.


Relatives, The (Borden / McKain / Suarez): The Relatives [CASSETTE + DOWNLOAD]

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 31631
Catalog Code: TTT014
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Bringing together New York City and Philadelphia improvisers, the trio of T.J. Borden on cello, James McKain on tenor sax and Leo Suarez on drums, freely improvising through a "personally refined approach to pointillistic communication, interplay and the construction/demolition of static foundations" evolved through repeated sessions and live recordings.


Lopez, Cecilia / Joe Moffett: Caprichos [CASSETTE + DOWNLOAD]

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 31630
Catalog Code: TTT013
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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The debut release of NY acoustic & amplified trumpeter Joe Moffett and Argentinian electronics artist based in NY, Cecilia Lopez, presenting a collection of improvised pieces of startling interactions using circuit bending, odd horn techniques and a wonderfully volatile approach to their dialog as they distort, deconstruct and intertwine their instruments.


Long, Steve: Code-Talker [CASSETTE + DOWNLOAD]

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 31629
Catalog Code: TTT012
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Written for the restored Aeolian-Skinner Organ (Op. 985) and performed live at St. Paul's Chapel at Columbia University, NY, composer and keyboardist Steve Long's piece references the Navajo code talkers of WWII while calling into question fundamental ideas about the nature of language, evoking instances of communication impeded both intentionally and unintentionally.


TAK + Brandon Lopez: Empty And/Or Church of Plenty [CASSETTE + DOWNLOAD]

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 31628
Catalog Code: TTT011
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Rich sound worlds or mysterious space and controlled chaos in this work commission by the TAK ensemble, the score devised partly in text and partly through instruction, giving directions for interpretation to the performers--Laura Cocks, Madison Greenstone, Marina Kifferstein, Charlotte Mundy, Ellery Trafford & Lopez himself--allowing each to become part composer, part improviser.


Fluke-Mogul / Liberatore / Mattrey / Mendoza : Death In the Gilded Age [CASSETTE w/ DOWNLOAD

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 31085
Catalog Code: TTT008
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Brought together by violinist Joanna Mattrey during the dark period of COVID lockdown, four NY free improvisers (Gabby Fluke on Mogul on violin, Matteo Liberatore on acoustic guitar, Joanna Mattrey on viola and Ava Mendoza on electric guitar) explore the implications of the pandemic through separation, loss and new life in 10 succinct and dynamic explorations.


Reviriego, Alex: Raben [CASSETTE W/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 31084
Catalog Code: TTT007
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Spanish double bassist Alex Reviriego (Memoria Uno) in a solo album recorded by Ferran Fages in 2019, the second chapter of his "German Poets Trilogy" following his 2018 Blaue Tauben album, here inspired by the writings of Romanian-born poet Paul Celan in an intense and moving album of dense foreboding depicted through nine improvisations of heavy bowing, ruminative harmonics and dark friction.


Fraser / McCowen / Weinberg: Thip [CASSETTE w/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 31077
Catalog Code: TTT004
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Recorded primarily at Issue Project Room in Brooklyn and leveraging the natural resonance of that performance space, the New York trio of innovative improvisers Henry Frase on double bass, John McCowen on Bb and contrabass clarinets and Sam Weinberg on tenor & soprano saxophones explore the peripheries of their instruments in intense and reflective interplay.


Baldwin, Nat: AUTONOMIA III: Endnotes [CASSETTE w/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Tripticks Tapes
Product Code: 31075
Catalog Code: TTT001
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Extending his series of experimental works for solo double bass, NYC-based Nat Baldwin's 3rd "AUTONOMIA" release merges new music with noise in concentrated approaches through positioning the bass in unusual orientations to access the strings from below; using multiple bows, one prepared and one in agressive motion; and exploring the high harmonic range of the instrument.








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