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Zorn, John: The Ninth Circle

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 31230
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8385
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Chaos Magick, composer John Zorn's quartet with Brian Marsella on Fender Rhodes, piano & Mellotron, John Medeski on organ, Kenny Grohowski on drums and Matt Hollenberg on guitar, merge contemporary classical with jazz, funk, rock, blues, film soundtrack, and noise improvisation on a journey of 9 compositional Cantos into Orpheus' ninth concentric Circle of Hell.


Okazaki, Miles / Trevor Dunn / Dan Weiss / John Zorn: Hive Mind

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 31061
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4036
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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A new collective trio of New York luminaries from bassist Trevor Dunn, guitarist Miles Okazaki and drummer Dan Weiss, Okazaki and Weiss having collaborated in Weiss' own Large Ensemble and Dunn a part of Weiss' Starebaby, here in a set of unbridled and unorthodox collective improvisations, with alto saxophonist John Zorn joining the trio on two tracks.


Zorn, John: Meditations On The Tarot

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 31021
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8383
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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The followup to John Zorns' 2019 CD The Hierophant, exploring the single Tarot card of the same name, this album performed by pianist Brian Marsella's Trio with Kenny Wollesen on drums and Trevor Dunn on bass, continues Zorn's exploration into the mystery of the occult through the remaining 13 cards, rendered as lyrical and sophisticated jazz compositions.


Medeski, John: Crawlspace

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 30743
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4035
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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Music with "no restrictions, no guidelines, no imposed intention, no expectation" from keyboardist John Medeski, in an album that evolves static noise into rich and fascinating soundscapes, a blend of improvisation and composition using electric and acoustic keyboards, synthesizers, mellotron and early electronic gear, masterfully unfurled in riveting ways.


Zorn, John: Nostradamus: The Death of Satan

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 30742
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8382
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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The Simulacrum trio of John Medeski on organ, Kenny Grohowski on drums and Matt Hollenberg on guitar, with prior releases Inferno, Unspeakable Depravity..., Beyond Good And Evil and Baphomet, continue composer John Zorn's investigation on the dark side of swinging jazz merged with rock & compositional attitudes, as he explores the written works of Antonin Artaud.


Zorn, John: Chaos Magick

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 30511
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8380
Country: USA
 
Price: $18.95



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"Chaos Magick" is a contemporary magical practice based on the ideas of Austin Osman Spare, influencing the work of William Burroughs, Robert Anton Wilson, and Aleister Crowley, and here inspiring the compositions of John Zorn for his Simulacrum ensemble of Kenny Grohowski on drums & percussion, Matt Hollenberg on electric guitar, Brian Marsella on electric piano and John Medeski on organ.


Riley, Gyan: Silver Lining

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 30504
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4034
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.45



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Virtuoso guitarist and composer Gyan Riley, son of composer Terry Riley, in his second solo album on the Tzadik label, a brilliant collection of classical guitar works expanded with influences from minimalism, flamenco, bossa nova, and folk, nine pieces recorded during the pandemic lockdown for an album of intricate detail and reflective perseverance.


Zorn, John (Frisell / Riley / Lage): Teresa de Avila

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 30172
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8379
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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The third and final CD in composer John Zorn's trilogy inspired by historic figures of Christian mysticism, following works for Francesco d'Assisi and Julian of Norwich, these 10 pieces are conducted by Zorn and written specifically for the acoustic guitar trio of Bill Frisell, Julian Lage and Gyan Riley; an album of breathtaking character and inspired playing.


Zorn, John (Gosling / Hashimoto / Roeder / Smith): Heaven and Earth Magick

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 30009
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8378
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Zorn's compositions on this album bridge the worlds of contemporary compositional and fully improvised jazz, Zorn conducting a quartet with Stephen Gosling's piano and Sae Hashimoto's vibraphone parts fully notated, while drummer Ches Smith and bassist Jorge Roeder provide an improvisational rhythm section, bringing to life these dynamic and lyrical works.


Haden, Petra (w/ John Zorn / Jesse Harris feat. the Julian Lage Trio): Songs For Petra [VINYL]

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 29943
Catalog Code: LP-TZA-6011LE
Country: USA
 
Price: $32.95



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The songwriting team of John Zorn and Jesse Harris, who worked together on Zorn's The Song Project, wrote these beautiful melodies & lyrics that merge elements of rock and jazz for singer Petra Haden, performed in a quintet with Jesse Harris on acoustic guitar, keys & background vocals, Kenny Wollesen on drums, percussion, Julian Lage on guitar, and Jorge Roeder on bass.


Zorn, John Gnosis Quartet: Gnosis: The Inner Light

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 29942
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8377
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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John Zorn's Gnostic Quartet of Bill Frisell on guitar, Carol Emanuel on harp, John Medeski on organ, piano & Fender Rhodes, and Kenny Wollesen on vibraphone perform Zorn's melodic compositions dedicated to one of Zorn's earliest mentors, Ennio Morricone, through nine compositions of "beautiful harmonies, a driving rhythmic pulse and stunning lyricism."


Red Fiction: Visions of the Void

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 29832
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-7819
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.45



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Composer and guitarist Jason Schimme of Secret Chiefs 3 steps out on his own with a set of effusive and irresistible compositions for a large ensemble of primarily West Coast musicians, his works blending a wide variety of traditions and styles, from blues, jazz and surf rock to Balkan folk, shifting quickly within each piece in nimble and clever ways.


Zorn, John (Stephen Gosling): The Turner Etudes

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 29831
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8376
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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A suite of short pieces for solo piano subtitled "Images and Impressions for Piano", composed by John Zorn and performed by frequent Zorn interpreter Stephen Gosling, the works inspired by the sketches of English painter J.M.W. Turner, embracing influences including Ligeti, Scriabin, Bach, Glass, Debussy, Bartok, Berio, Feldman, Xenakis, Schoenberg &c.


Zorn, John: Azoth

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 29830
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8375
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Two compositions by John Zorn for solo cello and two works for cello and rhythm section, performed by cellists Jay Campbell (JACK Quartet) and Michael Nicolas (Brooklyn Rider, International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE)), with drummer Ches Smith and bassist Jorge Roeder taking the rhythm chairs; exciting and innovative compositions in virtuoso performances.


I.P.Y. (Ikue Mori / Phew / YoshimiO): IPY

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 29710
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4032
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Bringing together three Japanese avant experimenters and improvisers — Ikue Mori (DNA, Downtown NY mainstay), YoshimiO (Boredoms, Saicobab and OOIOO) and Phew (Aunt Sally) — for a live performance at U.F.O. Club, in Tokyo in 2019, blurring the edges of experimentation, improvisation, and rock, an exciting and powerful first meeting for this trio.


Spike Orchestra, The: Splintered Stories

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 29414
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4031
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.45



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Director Sam Eastmond composed and arranged these works for the 15-piece big band Spike Orchestra, as he examines the power and magic of words through stories, splintered and fragmented through resonance and dissonance, merging influences, styles and instrumental colors over four expansive works yielding inspired moments in orchestration and soloing.


Zorn, John (Medeski / Grohowski / Hollenberg): Baphomet

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 29413
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8372
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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The eight album from John Zorn's Simulacrum ensemble, blurring the lines between improvisation, fusion, exotica, compositional forms, and death-metal organ trio, performed with keyboardist John Medeski and members of heavy rock bands Cleric and Imperial Triumphant--Kenny Grohowski & Matt Hollenberg--in an epic 40 minutes long-form composition.


Marsella, Brian: Gatos Do Sul

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 29247
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4029
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Pianist and composer Brian Marsella leads an all-star octet including Cyro Baptista, Mark Feldman, Jon Irabagon performing Marsella's lyrical and upbeat compositions inspired by classical, jazz, and folkloric Brazilian music and influenced by composers from Ernesto Nazareth, Heitor Villa-Lobos and Pixinguinha to Baden Powell and Egberto Gismonti; irrepressible!


Zorn, John (Lage / Frisell / Riley): Virtue

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 28598
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8370
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Following up "Nove Cantici Per Francesco D'Assisi" with the three acoustic guitars of Bill Frisell, Gyan Riley and Julian Lage, "Virtue" is inspired by Julian of Norwich, one of the founders of Christian mysticism, portrayed through twelve succinct Zorn compositions of beautifully lyrical contrapuntal interplay and transcendental reflection.


Rei, Sofia / JC Maillard: The Book Beri'ah Vol 1: Keter

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 28241
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-5101
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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With three percussionists--JC Maillard, Franco Pinna, and Thierry Aprino--Maillard also playing bass & stringed instruments, plus vocalist and frequent Zorn collaborator Sofia Rei, Zorn's series "The Book Beri'ah" presenting the final 92 compositions in his Masada series initiates with this compellingly beautiful and propulsive album of song.


Zorn, John: The Hermetic Organ Vol 8: For Antonin Artaud

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 28104
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8368
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Recording in Slovenia during his 2019 residency at the Ljubljana Jazz Festival at the secular Gallus Hall, after Slovenian churches prevented his using their organs, accusing Zorn of believing in supernatural powers, this 8th volume of John Zorn's Hermetic Organ series finds Zorn playing the saxophone simultaneously with the organ, using his feet, hands and elbows.


Banquet Of The Spirits / John Zorn: The Book Beri'ah Vol. 9 - Yesod

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 28022
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-5109
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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Brazilian percussionist Cyro Baptista's Banquet Of The Spirits takes on the 9th volume of composer John Zorn's Book Beri'ah, "Yesod", from his Masada series, here in jubilant rhythms of strong Latin influence and rich Sephardic melodies, performed in a quartet with Shanir Ezra Blumenkranz on accordian, Brian Marsella on piano & vibraphone, and Tim Keiper on drums.


Zorn, John: The Hermetic Organ Vol. 7: St. John The Divine 2019

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 28021
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8367
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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John Zorn continues his recording series improvising on large church organs with these three improvisations from St. John the Divine in New York City, a meditative place of worship dedicated to the author of the Book of Revelations, as Zorn evolves three powerfully introspective works, the longest opening to "The Doors of Perception".


Zion80 (John Zorn): The Book Beri'ah Vol 8-HOD

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 27998
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-5108
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Jon Madof's 10-piece Zion80 ensemble exploring the Jewish tradition through the lense of afro-beat, funk, rock and jazz takeJon Madof's 1Jon Madof's 10-piece Zion80 ensemble exploring the Jewish tradition through the lenses of afro-beat, funk, rock and jazz, takes on John Zorn's 8th volume of his Book Beri'ah in 9 lyrically upbeat and effusive compositions that are rhythmically exciting and charged by superb soloing, a great album of irresistible beats and euphoric melody.0-piece Zion80 ensemble exploring the Jewish tradition through the lense of afro-beat, funk, rock and jazz takes on John Zorn's 8th volume of his Book Beri'ah in 9 lyrically upbeat and effusive compositions that are rhythmically exciting and charged by superb soloing, a great album of irresistible beats and euphoric melody.s on John Zorn's 8th volume of his Book Beri'ah in 9 lyrically upbeat and effusive compositions that are rhythmically exciting and charged by superb soloing, a great album of irresistible beats and euphoric melody.


Klezmerson: The Book Beri'ah Vol 6-Tiferet

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 27758
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-5106
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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This Mexican Klezmer groups with three percussionists, and a number of guests on this album, blends rock, jazz, and funk with Klezmer and Mexican styles, an unusual hybrid to take on the 6th Volume of John Zorn's Book Beri'ah, "Tiferet", combining flute and horns with guitar riffs as they take on Zorn's complex melodies and themes of irresistibly warm grooves.


Zorn, John: Nove Cantici Per Francesco D'Assisi

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 27756
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8364
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Inspired by the life and thought of the spiritual figure Saint Francis of Assisi, John Zorn composed these ten guitar trios as a suite to be performed during a residency at the Frick museum in New York City, with guitarists Julian Lage and Gyan Riley, heard on his previous "Midsummer Moons" album, joined by guitarist Bil Frisell; contemplative and lyrical music.


Zorn, John: The Hierophant

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 27448
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8363
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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John Zorn composed this suite of compositions drawing inspiration from the mystic world of the Tarot and its wide range of impressions, emotions and inferences, from breathtaking activity to introspective elegance, performed as a piano trio by a spectacular group of Downtown NY performers: Brian Marsella on piano, Trevor dunn on bass, and Kenny Wollesen on drums.


Spike Orchestra: The Book Beri'ah Vol 3 - Binah

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 27369
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-5103
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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The second Masada book project from the adventurous London big band Spike Orchestra, whose interpretations of Zorn's Book of Angels compositions in their Cerberus album was a high point in that series by presenting lyrical strength, skill and power, heard again merging jazz, rock, & klezmer & more as they take on 9 compositions in Zorn's Book Beriah series.


Zorn, John: The Hermetic Organ Vol 6 - For Edgar Allan Poe

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 27368
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8362
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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The 6th in John Zorn's "Hermetic Organ" series of real-time improvisations performed by Zorn himself, this volume paying tribute to the 19th century suspense and horror writer Edgar Allan Poe, as Zorn evokes Poe's enduring and chilling imagination using the organ's immense power and implicit sense of foreboding, stretching the limits of the organ.


Cleric (John Zorn - Masada Book 3): The Book Beri'ah Vol 2 | Chokhma

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 27207
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-5102
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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John Zorn's Masada Book Three, "The Book Beri'ah", continues in its second volume with this powerful and demanding album from the Philadelphia avant-metal band of Ludovic Beier on accordion & accordina, Timba Harris on violins, Matt Hollenberg on guitars & Oud, Dan Kennedy on bass, Larry Kwartowitz on drums, and Nick Shellenberger on keyboards & vocals.


Marsella, Brian Trio: Outspoken: The Music Of The Legendary Hasaan

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 26625
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4026
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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From Philadelphia comes this exuberant album with its feet firmly planted in jazz tradition as the trio of pianist Brian Marsella, bassist Christian McBride, and drummer Anway Marshall pay tribute to composer and pianist Hasaan Ibn Ali (1931-1980), an influence on Coltrane, Tyner, etc., with 7 Ali originals and a composition for Ali from Marsella.


Michael C. Maguire: Maguire, Michael C.: Meta-Conspiracy [Used Item]

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22989
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8034
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Lubman, Brad: Insomniac [Used Item]

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22988
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8017
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Unnatural Ways: We Aliens

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22492
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-7814
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Moving from Oakland to Brooklyn guitarist Ava Mendoza's improvising rock trio Unnatural Ways with Tim Dahl (bass) and Sam Ospovat (drums) release their first Tzadik album of blistering psychedelic blues based instrumentals, wonderfully deformed, cutting edge rock.


Zorn, John: The True Discoveries Of Witches And Demons

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21126
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8335
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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The second release by Zorn's heavy new organ trio Simulacrum of John Medeski, Matt Hollenberg and Kenny Grohowski with guests Mark Ribot on guitar and Trevor Dunn on bass, three generations of musical explorers coming together to rip your mind to shreds.


Mycale: Gomory: The Book Of Angels Volume 25

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 20861
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8332
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The 25th Book of Angels, performing Zorn's lyrical Masada compositions, is the 2nd B.O.A. release from the a cappella vocal quartet Mycale, using a variety of texts in Portuguese, Berber, Hebrew, French and Spanish to fashion lush harmonies and strong rhythmic drive.


Wong, Theresa: The Unlearning

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 15212
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-7725
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The duo of cellist and vocalist Theresa Wong with Carla Kihlstedt on violin and voice in fascinating experimental art songs inspired by the "Disasters of War" etchings by Francisco Goya.


de Leon, Mario Diaz: Enter Houses Of

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 11939
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8065
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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NY composer Mario Diaz de Leon, who is influenced by Scelsi, Ligeti, Dumitrescu & Radulescu, focuses on acoustic & electronic hybrids that often fuse both elements into unified meta-instruments.