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Parker, Charlie : Selections From The SAVOY Recordings

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 29381
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1112
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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The second of two volumes in celebration of legendary saxophonist Charlie Parker's 100th birthday, here remastering his landmark recordings for the Savoy label in New York City between 1945-48, performing with jazz greats including Bud Powell, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, John Lewis, Curley Russel, Max Roach, &c. for some of be-bop's finest and best known compositions.


Parker, Charlie : Selections From The DIAL Recordings

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 29380
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1111
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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The first of two volumes in celebration of legendary saxophonist Charlie Parker's 100th birthday, here remastering his landmark recordings for the Dial label on the US West Coast between 1946-47, performing with jazz greats including Miles Davis, Lucky Thompson, Erroll Garner, Barney Kessel, Red Calender, JJ Johson, Max Roach, &c. for some of Parker's best known and essential compositions.


Coltrane, John Quartet: My Favorite Things Graz 1962

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 29307
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1020
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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The 2nd volume from tenor & soprano saxophonist John Coltrane 1962 tour of Europe and Scandinavia, heard here in late November at Stefaniensaal, Graz with his quartet of pianist McCoy Tyner, bassist Jimmy Garrison, and drummer Elvin Jones, the band playing classic numbers under the influence of Coltrane's expanding drive to transform his music toward greater freedom.


Brown, Marion: Why Not? Porto Novo! Revisited

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 29306
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1106
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Reissuing two essential albums from saxophonist Marion Brown--Why Not? (ESP, 1968) and Porto Novo (Polydor, 1969)--the first recorded in NY in a quartet with pianist Stanley Cowell, bassist Sirone and drummer Rashied Ali, the second recorded in The Netherlands in a trio with Han Bennink on drums and Maarten Van Regteren Altena on double bass; essential.


Gottschick, Sebastian : Notturni

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 29215
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1009
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Seven works composed in the 21st century by Sebastian Gottschick, who arranges and conducts the Ensemble Fur Neue Musick Zurich, configured as an ensemble with percussion, a sextet, a chamber ensemble with baritone and soprano, and performing himself solo on viola; sophisticated and modern works that employ complex tonality, timbre and playing techniques.


Ives, Charles E.: Another Songbook

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 29214
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1008
Country: Austria
 
Price: $17.95



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Conductor Sebastian Gottschick presents an additional selection of songs and chamber music works from composer Charles Edward Ives that reflect this broad range, 20 mostly brief and innovative works composed between 1898 and 1921, blurring the boundaries between genres through unusual motifs, themes, gestures and phrases that appear in new vocal and/or instrumental contexts.


New York Contemporary Five: Consequences Revisited

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 29213
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1105
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Though short-lived, the New York Contemporary Five brought together NY free players Don Moore on bass, J.C. Moses on drums, Archie Shepp on tenor saxophone, and Don Cherry on trumpet with Danish alto saxophonist John Tchicai, in a remastered edition of their 1966 album "Consequences", expanded with Shepp's revisiting of the material in a sextet with Sunny Murray and Ted Curson.


Lewis, George / Ozana Omelchuk (Studio Dan): Breaking News

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 29212
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1021
Country: Austria
 
Price: $17.95



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Two works commissioned by the Austrian Studio Dan ensemble: "As We May Feel" by George Lewis, referencing visionary engineer Vannevar Bush's concepts of data linking & association, in a work reminding how music recombines and associates; and Oxana Omelchuk's double concerto for two trombonists, "Wow and Flutter", taking listeners on a profound journey through recording technologies.


Fox, Christopher : Music For Piano

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 28783
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1018
Country: Austria
 
Price: $17.95



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Six compositions for solo piano written by English composerb Christopher Fox between 1991 and 2015, performed by Netherlands pianist John Snijders at Abbey Road Studios in London, each work uniquely approached in both writing and performance, each a concept or style that brings something unique to Fox's music while still retaining his voice and character in composition.


Kaplan, Noah Quartet: Out Of The Hole

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 28763
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1017
Country: Austria
 
Price: $17.95



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West Coast composer and saxophonist Noah Kaplan, associated with Anthony Coleman, David Tronzo, Peter Erskine, Rinde Eckert, Joe Morris, Mat Maneri, Joe Maneri, &c., here in his 3rd album with his Noah Kaplan Quartet, in a set of original compositions and one standard performed with Joe Morris (guitar), Giacomo Merega (electric bass) & Jason Nazary (drums, electronics).


Polwechsel / Klaus Lang: Unseen

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 28762
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1016
Country: Austria
 
Price: $17.95



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The innovative acoustic free improvising ensemble Polwechsel, bridging contemporary music and free improvisation in ways that sound deceptively electroacoustic and comprised of Michael Moser on cello, Werner Dafeldecker on double bass, and Martin Brandlmayr & Burkhard Beins on cymbals & percussion, are joined by Klaus Lang performing on the church organ of St. Lambrecht's Abbey.


Haubensak, Edu / Tomas Korber: Works For Guitar & Percussion by Buck-Wolfarth

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 28648
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1014
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Active since 2010, the German/Swiss duo of classical guitarist Christian Buck and improviser Christian Wolfarth occupies a space between music and sound art, as they perform two works each by Ed Haubensak and Tomas Korber, pieces that make use of time, microharmonies, multiphonics, unusual tuning systems, interference patterns, and other conceptual approaches to music.


Wegmann, Judith: Le Souffle Du Temps II - Reflexion

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 28647
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1013
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Through preparations, computers, contact microphones, gongs, feedback and other tools, Swiss pianist, composer & improviser Judith Wegmann's work transform the sound of the piano into an otherworldly instrument, set against more traditional acoustic pieces of a reflective nature, together creating a conceptual set of ten pieces in a uniquely flexible approach.


Hope, Cat / Erkki Veltheim: Works For Travelled Pianos

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 28569
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1012
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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As part of her Colonial Piano Project, Australian pianist Gabriella Smart commissioned and performs "Kaps Freed" by Cat Hope, a contemplation of composer Percy Grainger's Free Music ideals, with Stuart James on electronics; and the alliterative "Two New Proposals for an Overland Telegraph Line ..." by Erkki Veltheim, inspired by the 1st piano to arrive in Alice Springs, AU.


Sun Ra Arkestra: Heliocentric Worlds 1 and 2

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 28568
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1103
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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The two volumes of "Heliocentric Worlds", recorded 7 months apart in 1965, represent perhaps one of greatest chapters in Sun Ra's legacy, bringing together his immense orchestration skills with future-leaning free jazz, allowing his players expanse inside disciplined compositions that reflect on both space and the then-new freedom explored by jazz soloists.


Ayler, Albert Trio: 1964 Prophecy Revisted

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 28567
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1104
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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With the essential sidemen to express his unique voice and approach to free jazz, saxophonist Albert Ayler, double bassist Gary Peacock, and drummer Sunny Murray, recorded these sessions in 1964 for the ESP label as "Prophecy", this excellent reissue & remaster also adding the live "Albert Smiles with Sunny" (inRespect) from the same concert; essential.


Coltrane, John Quartet: Impressions Graz 1962

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 28368
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1019
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Taking his quartet on a European tour in the fall of 1962, Coltrane's band with McCoy Tyner on piano, Jimmy Garrison on double bass, and Elvin Jones on drums performed in Graz, Austria at Stefaniensaal, the concert beautifully recorded by ORF Steiermark and here released as the first of two volumes, showing both Coltrane's lyrical origins and expanding free inclinations.


Inoue, Satoko: Presents Jo Kondo's New Works For Piano

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 28281
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1011
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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The second album of piano works from Japanese composer Jo Kondo performed by pianist Satoko Inoue--a noted interpreter of solo works by Feldman, Ferrari, and Cage--here presenting all of Kondo's works for solo piano written from 2001 to 2012, alongside two early works from 1975, exploring a wealth of harmonic, rhythmic, and conceptual ideas from a diversity of projects.


Kimmig-Studer-Zimmerlin and George Lewis: S/T

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 28280
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1010
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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The innovative string trio of Daniel Studer on double bass, Harald Kimmig on violin, and Alfred Zimmerlin on cello, develop focused environments of timbre, texture, dynamic and space, seemingly abstract yet incredibly concentrative and virtuosic interaction, here joined by Chicago trombonist and electronics artist George Lewis adding a 4th profound layer to their incredible conversation.


von Orelli, Marco / Tommy Meier / Luca Sisera / Sheldon Suter: Lotus Crash

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 28045
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1002
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Trumpeter Marco von Orelli's piano-less quartet with Tommy Meier on tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, Luca Sisera on double bass, and Sheldon Suter on drums is caught live at Theater am Gleis, in Winterthur, Switzerland in 2018, and at Boudoir au Revoir, the same year, performing von Orelli's compellingly clever compositions, plus one each from Adam lane and Tommy Meier.


Shipp, Matthew : Invisible Light, Live Sao Paulo

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 28044
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1015
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Captured live at the 2016 Jazz at the Factory Festival in Sao Paulo, this addition to New York pianist Matthew Shipp's catalog finds the masterful player presenting his own compositions like "Symbol Systems", "Gamma Ray" or "Invisible" light alongside unique takes on "Angel Eyes", "On Green Dolphin Street", "Yesterdays" and "Summertime".


Brown, Marion: Capricorn Moon To Juba Lee (remastered)

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 27859
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1102
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Merging and remastering two essential albums from free jazz saxophonist Marion Brown: his 1966 ESP album "Marion Brown Quartet" with trumpeter Alan Shorter, bassist Reggie Johnson and percussionist Rahied Ali; and his 1967 Fontana album "Juba-Lee" in a septet with Reggie Johnson, drummer Beaver Harris, pianist Dave Burrell, trombonist Grachan Moncur III & saxophonist Bennie Maupin.


Ayler, Albert Quartets: Spirits To Ghosts Revisited (remastered)

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 27858
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1101
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Three variations of quartet settings from iconoclastic free jazz saxophonist Albert Ayler, remastering and combining two Debut Records albums, "Spirits" from 1964 with Norman Howard (trumpet), Sunny Murray (drums), and alternating bass between Henry Grimes & Earle Henderson; and 1965's "Ghosts" on Debut Records with Don Cherry (trumpet), Gary Peacock (bass), and Sunny Murray.


Lossing, Russ Trio: Ways

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 27857
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1006
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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An essential part of the New York jazz scene since the mid-80s, pianist Russ Lossing's compositions employ concept and space in unique and personal ways, as heard in these 8 original works performed with his trio of long-time collaborators, double bassist Masa Kamaguchi and drummer Billy Mintz, for an album of highly evolved and lyrically sophisticated music.


Studer, Daniel (w/ Kimmig / Loriot / Zimmerlin / Zoubek): Extended: For Strings & Piano

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 27404
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1007
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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A live album at Kunstraum Walcheturm from Swiss double bassist Daniel Studer's quintet of strings and piano, with Harald Kimmig on violin, Frantz Loriot on viola, Alfred Zimmerlin on violoncello, and Philip Zoubek on piano, performing an inventive set of Studer compositions extending string improvisation to extremes through unorthodox structures and techniques.


Koglmann, Franz Septet (w / Clark / Arcari / D'Agaro / Turkovic / Pasztor / Herbert): Fruits Of Solitude

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 27403
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1005
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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With a superb septet of improvisers also versed in contemporary music, trumpeter Franz Koglmann presents sophisticated compositions that interject the concept of "solitude" in the three-part title track, alongside Koglmann compositions and Jimmy Giuffre's "Finger Snapper", using striking orchestration of trumpet, sax, clarinet, bassoon, oboe, french horn, cello and double bass.


Kleeb, Hildegard / Roland Dahinden / Alexandre Babel: Lines

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 27402
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1004
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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The long-running duo since 1987 of spouses, pianist Hildegard Kleeb and trombonist Roland Dahinden, are joined by Swiss-born/ Berlin-based percussionist & vibraphonist Alexandre Babel for an album of interweaving and contrasting instrumental lines, blurring the boundaries between contemporary music and improvisation through exceptional mastery and dialog.


Hendriksen, Alex / Fabian Gisler: The Song Is You

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 27401
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1003
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Drawing on material from Billy Strayhorn, Thelonious Monk, Michel Legrand, Harry Warren, and Victor Young, the lyrical duo of saxophonist Alex Hendriksen (Swiss Jazz Orchestra) and double bassist Fabian Gisler (Jurg Wickihalder European Quartet) cite the art form of storytelling as central to their music as they reflect thoughtfully on the American Songbook.


Giuffre, Jimmy 3 (w / Bley / Swallow): Graz Live 1961

Label: ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd
Product Code: 27400
Catalog Code: ezz-thetics 1001
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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After introducing his new trio with pianist Paul Bley and double bassist Steve Swallow in two 1961 albums on Verve, clarinetist Jimmy Giuffre embarked on a tour of Europe, this recently discovered, well-recorded concert in Graf, Austria the perfect example of his unique concepts yielding intensely focused, harmonically challenging, rhythmically abstract, and exquisite chamber jazz.