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Fullman, Ellen / David Gamper w/ Stuart Dempster: Pink Sea Thrift [VINYL]

Label: fo'c'sle
Product Code: 29729
Catalog Code: FSCL-001
Country: USA
 
Price: $20.95



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Six works by iconic composer Ellen Fullman in a duo with David Gamper, an original member of Pauline Oliveros' Deep Listening Band — ecstatic and mesmerizing improvisations recorded in the resonant space of the Headlands Center for the Arts in Marin, CA — plus 2 tracks of a duo between Ellen Fullman and Deep Listening Band founding member Stuart Dempster on trombone & didjeridu.


Powerdove: Bitter Banquet

Label: fo'c'sle
Product Code: 29728
Catalog Code: FSCL-003
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Keyboardist Annie Lewandowski (London Improvisers Orchestra, Fred Frith, Samech) composed this song cycle about ancient Greek figures in collaboration with David Yearsley, Theresa Wong and Russell Greenberg, poetic pieces contrasting traditional use of instruments with subtle experimental approaches in a unique and fascinating set of compositional strategies.


Lijiang Quintet: Crossing A River By Rope

Label: fo'c'sle
Product Code: 29727
Catalog Code: FSCL-003
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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A rare and exuberant exchange of sonic discourse between Chinese and American improvisers recorded in the Yunnan Province of China at the Lijiang Studio artist residency, in a uniquely voiced quintet with Theresa Wong on cello & voice, Lao Dan on saxophone & bamboo instruments, John McCowen on clarinet & recorder, Li Xing on electric & acoustic guitars, and Deng Boyu on percussion & found objects.


Brown, Chris: Retrospectacles [2 CDs]

Label: fo'c'sle
Product Code: 29726
Catalog Code: FSCL-002
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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A fascinating 2-CD retrospective of the solo piano and computer work from 1990 to 2016 of San Francisco Bay Area experimental composer Chris Brown, whose work focuses on evolving paradigms of human-machine interaction through live signal processing, generative polyrhythmic textures, and a cohabitation of both formal control and indeterminacy.


Stirrup + 6 (Lonberg-Holdm / Macri / Rumback): The Avondale Addition

Label: Cuneiform
Product Code: 29419
Catalog Code: Rune 473
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The Stirrup trio of cellist Fred Lonberg-Holm, Nick Macri (bass), and Charles Rumback (drums) is merged with improvisers from Lonberg-Holm's Lightbox Orchestra project--Keefe Jackson & Mars Williams on reeds, guitarist Peter Maunu, violist Jen Clare Paulson, trumpeter Russ Johnson & Zoots Houston on electronics -for this compelling structured performance at Elastic Arts.


Thumbscrew (Fujiwara / Halvorson / Formanek): The Anthony Braxton Project

Label: Cuneiform
Product Code: 29418
Catalog Code: Rune 475
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The Thumbscrew trio of NY improvisers Tomas Fujiwara on drums & vibes, Mary Halvorson on guitar, and Michael Formanek on double bass, turn their focus to their shared history with composer and reedist Anthony Braxton as he celebrates his 75th birthday, performing 11 previously unheard compositions selected from Composition No. 14 through No. 274; masterful and profound.


Master Oogway: Earth And Other Worlds [VINYL]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 29412
Catalog Code: RLP 3213LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $28.95



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The second album from the Norwegian electric jazz quartet of Havard Nordberg Funderud on guitar, Lauritz Lyster Skeidsvoll on saxophone, Karl Erik Horndalsveen on double bass, and Martin Heggli Mellem on drums, after their 2018 album The Concert Koan on the Clean Feed label, here in six powerfully thrilling tracks of youthful exuberance and impressive skill.


Master Oogway: Earth And Other Worlds

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 29411
Catalog Code: RCD 2213CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $15.95



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The second album from the Norwegian electric jazz quartet of Havard Nordberg Funderud on guitar, Lauritz Lyster Skeidsvoll on saxophone, Karl Erik Horndalsveen on double bass, and Martin Heggli Mellem on drums, after their 2018 album The Concert Koan on the Clean Feed label, here in six powerfully thrilling tracks of youthful exuberance and impressive skill.


I Like To Sleep: Daymare [VINYL]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 29410
Catalog Code: RLP 3214LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $28.95



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Taking their band name from a Thelonious Monk quote, the Norwegian power trio of vibraphone player Amund Storløkken Åse (son of keyboardist Ståle Storløkken and vocelist Tone Åse), guitarist Nicolas Leirtrø and drummer Øyvind Leite bridge the divide between 70's progressive rock, classical music, jazz and improvisation with a unique instrumentation.


I Like To Sleep: Daymare

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 29409
Catalog Code: RCD 2214CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $15.95



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Taking their band name from a Thelonious Monk quote, the Norwegian power trio of vibraphone player Amund Storløkken Åse (son of keyboardist Ståle Storløkken and vocelist Tone Åse), guitarist Nicolas Leirtrø and drummer Øyvind Leite bridge the divide between 70's progressive rock, classical music, jazz and improvisation with a unique instrumentation.


Takayanagi, Masayuki New Direction Unit: Axis/Another Revolvable Thing [2 CDs]

Label: Blank Forms
Product Code: 29406
Catalog Code: BF 015-16CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $20.95



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Reissuing the 1975 album of Japanese guitarist Masayuki Takayanagi's New Direction Unit with Kenji Mori on reeds, Nobuyoshi Ino on bass & cello, and Hiroshi Yamazaki on percussion, in a 2-CD set of the band's open-minded free-flowing and conceptual improvisation series "Fragments", captured live at Yasuda Seimei Hall in Tokyo, Japan and presented in performance order.


Gerard, Pierre: Architect

Label: Senufo Editions
Product Code: 29401
Catalog Code: senufo edition # fifty
Country: Italy
 
Price: $13.95



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Belgian composer Pierre Gerard presents a work that examines what we see around us, and what sometimes remains invisible, in three dramatic minimal works of powerful tones and tension, silence and motion: the first is 'the mechanics', the second 'the structure of a rock on a high mountain', the third 'the distance between the elements in a small forest area'.


Foussat, Jean-Marc / Daunik Lazro / Evan Parker: Cafe OTO 2020 [2 CDs]

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 29342
Catalog Code: FR - CD 38/39
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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A momentous 2020 concert at London's Cafe OTO, presented in two discs, the 1st with label leader Jean-Marc Foussat in a solo improvisation on synth and voice, the 2nd in a trio with Daunik Lazro on tenor & baritone sax, and Evan Parker on soprano sax, the 2 saxophones weaving and responding to Foussat's remarkable alien soundscapes and vocalization in an immersive extended improvisation.


Taylor, Cecil / Tony Oxley: Birdland / Neuburg 2011

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 29291
Catalog Code: FSR 13 | 2020
Country: Poland
 
Price: $17.95



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Performing in the intimacy of the Birdland Jazz Club in 2011, New York innovative pianist Cecil Taylor met with London free jazz legendary percussionist and long-time associate in The Feel Trio, Tony Oxley, Taylor's rapid often percussive approach to the keys pairing with Oxley's percussive work, and both invoking lyrical beauty from the other.


Dahinden, Roland / Hildegarde Kleeb / Harris: Dancing A Stone

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 29290
Catalog Code: FSR 12 | 2020
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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With origins in Switzerland in the Recall Pollock duo of trombonist Roland Dahinden and pianist Hildegard Kleep, this trio with UK electronics artist based in South Africa Cameron Harris has its origin in the quartet CubeZ with visual artist Charbel Ackermann, here focused on their unusual language through acoustic improv altered and complemented by interactive electronics.


Leandre, Joelle / Lauren Newton / Myra Melford: Stormy Whispers

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 29289
Catalog Code: FSR 11 | 2020
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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The 13th International Festival of Improvised Music "Ad Libitum" in Warsaw, 2018, themed "Women Alarm!", presented the new trio of Joëlle Léandre (double bass), Myra Melford (piano), and Lauren Newton (free improv voice), performing a masterfully energetic, quirky and indescribably enthralling set of trio and duo improvisations titled "Whisper" 1 through 8.


Ponomarev, Anton Trio (w/ Per Ole Jorgens / Dmitri Lapshin): Dodsdromen

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 29288
Catalog Code: FSR 10 | 2020
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Aggressive "honk-n-skronk" free jazz from the Moscow based trio of alto saxophonist Anton Ponomarev, with Danish drummer Peter Ole Jørgensen (aka P.O. Jorgens known for his work with Peter Brötzmann) and bass guitarist Dmitry Lapshin, in a studio album of eight burning "Circles", demanding skirmishes of fiery imformed collective free jazz.


Nakatani, Tatsuya / Shane Parish: Interactivity

Label: Cuneiform
Product Code: 29242
Catalog Code: Rune 469
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The second album for the duo of Japanese avant percussionist living in New Mexico Tatsuya Nakatani and Asheville, NC guitarist Shane Parish (Ahleuchatistas), recorded live at Static Age Records during Nakatani's extensive 2018 tour, finding both players intensely involved in their dialog, through highly interactive and deeply reflective passages.


Laboratorio Della Quercia: Laboratorio Della Quercia [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Alternative Fox
Product Code: 28596
Catalog Code: FOX 023LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $24.95



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Documenting the 12-day Italian experimental jazz festival at the ancient amphitheater Tasso della Quercia in 1978, revolving around Italian improvisers Tommaso Vittorini, Eugenio Colombo, Maurizio Giammarco, Alberto Corvini, Danilo Terenz, with visiting players Steve Lacy, Steve Potts, and Evan Parker, trombonist Roswell Rudd, pianist Frederick Rzewski, and drummer Noel McGhee.


Musica Elettronica Viva: United Patchwork [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Alternative Fox
Product Code: 28595
Catalog Code: FOX 022LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $24.95



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A reissue of Musica Elettronica Viva's innovative 1978 open-structured album of free improvisation, United Patchwork, with the core performers of Frederic Rzewski on piano & electric piano, Richard Teitelbaum on synthesizer & conch shells, Alvin Curran on synthesizer & keys, plus Karl Berger on keys & vibraphone, Garrett List on trombone, and Steve Lacy on soprano sax.


SLD Trio (Shocron / Lamonega / Diaz): El Contorno del Espacio [Used Item]

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28533
Catalog Code: FSR 12/2019
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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The third SLD Trio album from the Argentinian free improvising band with a strong NY presence of pianist Paula Shoctron (also narrating on "Transformacion"), bassist German Lamonega, and Pablo Diaz, in ten diverse and confident recordings, performing compositions from each musicians one collective improvisation, and Duke Ellington's "Melancholia".


Croaks, The (Kuchen / Turner / Rogers): One Of The Best Bears!

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28486
Catalog Code: FSR 08 | 2020
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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An album of controlled cacophony and slippery improvisation from the trio of Martin Klapper on amplified objects, toys & small electronics, Martin Kuchen on sopranino & soprano saxophones, snare drum resonator & metal objects, and Roger Turner on drums, small cymbals, metal and plastic, recording in Stokholm as they apparently try to build a shooting bear.


Gregorio, Guillermo / Joe Fonda / Ramon Lopez: Intersecting Lives

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28485
Catalog Code: FSR 07 | 2020
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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A collection of compositions from clarinetist Guillermo Gregorio alongside collective improvisations from the trio with bassist Joe Fonda and drummer Ramon Lopez, sophisticated chamber-oriented jazz from masterful players recording in the studio in New Jersey, as they explore the musical intersection of disparate cultural, geographic and life experiences.


Malfon, Don / Agusti Fernandez / Barry Guy: Mutations

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28484
Catalog Code: FSR 06 | 2020
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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A fully improvised cycle of seven miniatures, or "Mutations", recorded live on Kultur-Schranne in Dachau, Germany in 2019 by the trio of two masterful and legendary players--Catalan pianist Agusti Fernández and British double bassist Barry Guy--inviting young Catalog saxophonist Don Malfon as they transmute their conversation for fascinatingly creative conversation.


Watts, Trevor Quartet The (Veryan Weston / John Edwards / Marc Sanders): The Real Intention - Cafe OTO concert

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28483
Catalog Code: FSR 05 | 2020
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Drawing from four of the most active and prominent improvisers on the UK free improv scene, saxophonist Trevor Watts leads his quartet with pianist Veryan Weston, bassist John Edwards and drummer Mark Sanders through four free spirited, exhilarating and comprehensive collective conversations captured live at Cafe Oto in London in 2019.


Riquelme, Matias / Fernando Ulzion: La Trahison Des Mots

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28482
Catalog Code: FSR 04 | 2020
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Using the natural resonance of the Apodaka church in Alava, Spain, the Bilbao-based experimental improvising duo of cellist Francia Matías Riquelme and saxophonist Fernando Ulzion on soprano and alto, present an introspective and informed set of works titled as iconic jazz compositions, an implication of the impressionist approach their expansive and thoughtful playing invokes.


Glanzmann, Vincent / Gerry Hemingway: Composition O

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28481
Catalog Code: FSR 03/2020
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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A constantly evolving electro-acoustic composition for percussion and microphones from the Swiss-based duo of Vincent Glanzmann and Gerry Hemingway, using cymbals, floor tom & percussion, directed by both graphic and collective compositional approaches while applying carefully controlled amplification to prodigious extended techniques on their instruments.


Lytton, Paul / Nate Wooley: Known / Unknown

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28480
Catalog Code: FSR 02/2020
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Recalling their brokenresearch LP from 2007, trumpeter Nate Wooley and drummer/percussionist Paul Lytton focus on unusual techniques and approaches to their instruments, using amplifiers and electronics to investigate new frontiers in interactive improvisation, each creating inexplicably interesting, masterfully interwoven sonic material.


Sestetto Internazionale: Harri Sjorstrom / Alison Blunt / GIanni Mimmo / Achim Kaufman / Veli Kujala / Ignaz Schick: Sestetto Internationale - Live in Munich

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28479
Catalog Code: FSR 01/2020
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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A unique sextet of European improvisers active since 2015, comprised of two soprano saxophones, violin, piano, turntables and quarter tone accordion, in their second album of wide-ranging collective improvisation, their orchestration allowing moments of jazz, classical and electroacoustic improvisation to interweave and surprise their listeners; fascinating.


Grydeland, Ivar / Henry Kaiser: In The Arctic Dreamtime

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 28430
Catalog Code: RCD 2211CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $15.95



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Norwegian guitarist and composer Ivar Grydeland and US guitarist, improviser and composer Henry Kaiser met in the studio with the goal of working on a soundtrack for a classic Norwegian silent film, "Ellsworths flyveekspedition 1925"; in a single take they recorded this amazingly detailed and beautiful improvisation, from which these 5 astounding tracks were selected.


Leimgruber, Urs / Jean-Marc Foussat: Face to Face [2 CDS] [Used Item]

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 28329
Catalog Code: CD 32-33
Country: France
 
Price: $9.95



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Top left corner of each CD dinged during shipping from France. Damage is only cosmetic and not substantial, but we can't sell them as "new". We have arranged with Fou Records to sell them at this $5 discount from their normal price, and to pay the label on their sale. CDs and cases are otherwise in mint condition.


Krokofant w/ Stale Storlokken / Ingebrigt Haker Flaten: Q [VINYL LP + CD]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 28301
Catalog Code: RLP 3209LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $28.95



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Bassist Ingebrigt Haker-Flaten (The Thing) and Stale Storlokken (Elephant9, Supersilent, Terje Rypdal) join the Nordic Krokofant trio of Axel Skalstad on drums, vibraphone, Tom Hasslan on guitar, and Jorgen Mathisen on saxophone, presenting the band's 3rd album, performing the 4-part work "Q", an intense and sophisticated album of complex and passionate instrumental rock.


Graewe, George / Ernst Reijseger / Gerry Hemingway: Concertgebouw Brugge 2014

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28217
Catalog Code: FSR 15|2019
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Performing together since 1989, at first frequently and now as very special events, this concert at Concertgebouw in Brugge of pianist Georg Graewe, cellist Ernst Reijseger, and drummer and marimba player Gerry Hemingway, is a superb example of the both telepathic and confidently confrontational interplay of their chamber-oriented and superbly paced improvisation.


Awatair (Gos / Tokar / Gadecki): Awatair Plays Coltrane

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28216
Catalog Code: FSR16|2019
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Surprising, singular and unconventional interpretations of four pieces from John Coltrane--"The Father and the Son and the Holy Ghost", "Naima", "Improvisation For Mr. J.C.", and "Inspired by Seraphic Light"--from the Gdansk trio of Michael Gos (drums), Mark Tokar (bass) and Tomasz Gadecki (tenor & baritone sax), comissioned by and performed at the 2019 Jazz Jantar Festival.


Liquid Quintet (feat Agusti Fernandez / Artur Majewski / Albert Cirera / Rafal Mazur / Ramon Prats): Flux

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28215
Catalog Code: FSR 17|2019
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Hailed as the most pyrotechnic and adventurous concert of the 12th Ad Libitum Festival in Warsaw, Poland, the collective quintet of Agusti Fernandez on piano, Artur Majewski on trumpet, Albert Cirera on saxophones, Rafal Mazur on bass, and Ramon Prats on drums, rage and flow through three movements of "Flux", starting at the "Source" and ending in an "Estuary"; awesome.


Kaucic, Zlatko Quintet: Morning Patches

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28043
Catalog Code: FSR 11/2019
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Using the natural resonance of the St. Martin's Church, in Smartno, Slovenia, percussionist Zlatko Kaucic leads the quintet of Michael Moore on alto sax & clarinet, Marco Colonna on clarinet & bass clarinet, Albert Cirera on tenor sax, and Silvia Bolognesi on Double Bass, in ten conversations from cinematic conversation to commandingly interactive.


SLD Trio (Shocron / Lamonega / Diaz): El Contorno del Espacio

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 28042
Catalog Code: FSR 12/2019
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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The third SLD Trio album from the Argentinian free improvising band with a strong NY presence of pianist Paula Shoctron (also narrating on "Transformacion"), bassist German Lamonega, and Pablo Diaz, in ten diverse and confident recordings, performing compositions from each musicians one collective improvisation, and Duke Ellington's "Melancholia".


McPhee, Joe / Paal Nilssen-Love: Lift Every Voice And Sing [VINYL]

Label: Smalltown Superjazzz / Actions for Free Jazz
Product Code: 27939
Catalog Code: STSAFJ 200LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $24.95



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Smalltown Supersound's sublabel Actions for Free Jazz presents this live concert at Oslo's St. Edmund's Church from the duo of frequent collaborators Joe McPhee on pocket trumpet & tenor saxophone, and Paal Nilssen-Love on drums and percussion, featuring compositions by James Weldon Johnson, Thelonious Monk and Joe McPhee plus two by McPhee and Nilssen-Love.


Nobject (Martin Kuchen / Rafal Mazur / Vasco Trilla): X-Rayed [2 CDs]

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 27792
Catalog Code: FSR 08|2019
Country: Poland
 
Price: $19.95



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Bringing separate collaborations together as a trio, Swedish saxophonist Martin Kuchen (Angles), who has worked separately with Catalan drummer Vascto Trilli and Polish guitarist Rafal Mazur, come together as Nobject, recording at Lodz-Art Inkubator during the sixth Musica Privata festival in Lodz, Poland, for 2 sets of fully free, sinuous and assertive improvisation.


Fernandez, Agusti Trio (w. William Parker / Susie Ibarra): One Night At The Joan Miro Foundation

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 27791
Catalog Code: FSR 10|2019
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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A formidable meeting of three powerhouses of modern creative improvisation of diverse backgrounds -- Filipina-American drummer/percussionist Susie Ibarra, legendary New York bassist William Parker, and Spanish pianist Agusti Fernandez, in a spirited, masterful and stunning live performance at the Joan Miro Foundation in Barcelona recorded in 1998.


As You Hear (Veryan Weston / Pei Ann Yeoh / Beibei Wang): Four Seasonings

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 27790
Catalog Code: FSR 07|2019
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Recording at Vortex Jazz Club in London in 2018, the As You Hear trio of renowned London and European free jazz pianist Veryan Weston with two younger generation improvisers, Pei Ann Yeoh (violin) and Beibei Wang (drums & percussion), here presenting a sophisticated concert of group improvisation, each collective improvisation named for a spice or seasoning.


Shocron, Paula / Pablo Diaz (special guest Guillermo Gregorio): Dialogos

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 27789
Catalog Code: FSR 09|2019
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Argentinian improvisers Paula Shocron (piano) and Pablo Diaz (drums) invite masterful Argentinian clarinetist and Mivimiento Musica Mas founder Guillermo Gregorio to record these 14 collective improvisations in the studio in New York, drawing upon contemporary and jazz elements with virtuosic skill, revealing inventive and imaginative playing.


Leimgruber, Urs / Jean-Marc Foussat: Face to Face [2 CDS]

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 27577
Catalog Code: CD 32-33
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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The perfect foils for each other, German saxophonist Urs Leimgruber and French AKS sysnthesist Jean-Marc Foussat are heard in two complete concerts, one at the WIM in Zurich and one at the Kunsthalle in Lucerne, both exploring sound, timbre, momentum and atmosphere through extended techniques and extreme playing, and an amazing display of soundscape and sonic force.


Bailey, Derek / Han Bennink / Evan Parker: Topographie Parisienne [4 CDs]

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 27576
Catalog Code: CD 34-35-36-37
Country: France
 
Price: $34.95



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Recorded in 1981 by audio engineer and label owner Jean-Marc Foussat, the trio of guitarist Derek Bailey, saxophonist Evan Parker, and drummer/multi-instrumentalist Han Bennink are heard in an amazing evening of performance at 28 rue Dunois, in Paris, France, in duo and trio configurations, exploring material similar to Parker's "Topography of the Lungs"; essential.


Parker / Trzaska / Edwards / Sanders: City Fall [2 CDs]

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 27501
Catalog Code: FSR 04|2016
Country: Poland
 
Price: $18.95



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Part of Evan Parker's 70th birthday in 2014, this album captures the super-charged quartet of Evan Parker on tenor saxophone, Mikolaj Trzaska on alto sax, bass clarinet, John Edwards on double bass, and Mark Sanders on drums, in two sets for two extended improvisations of both power playing and powerful communication, along with one shorter final statement.


Evans, Peter / Agusti Fernandez / Barry Guy : Free Radicals At DOM

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 27488
Catalog Code: FSR 15|2018
Country: Poland
 
Price: $14.95



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Radical masters of free jazz--Spanish pianist Agusti Fernandez and British bassist Barry Guy--meet young(er) radical trumpeter Peter Evans at the Moscow Cultural Center DOM for this 2017 concert of free improvisation, a fiery and informed concert of two sets, each in three parts, and an encore, showing technical mastery, inventive interaction, and sheer excitement in performance.


Leandre, Joelle: Strings Garden [3 CDs]

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 27483
Catalog Code: FSR10|2018
Country: Poland
 
Price: $39.95



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Three concerts from 2016 & 2017 of different string duos anchored by Leandre's double bass, starting at rue Victor Masse 75009 in Paris in a double bass duo with Bernard Santacruz; then a bass and cello duo at Le Triton Les Lilas, France with Gaspar Claus; and completing the set, a performances at DZIK, in Warszaw, Poland with violinist and violist Theo Ceccaldi.


Guy, Barry : Blue Horizon. Barry Guy@70 (Live At The Ad Libitum Festival 2017) [3 CDs]

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 27480
Catalog Code: FSR 07/2018
Country: Poland
 
Price: $39.95



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Three astonishing concerts on 3 consecutive nights at the Ad Libitum Festival 2017 in Warsaw, Poland from British bassist Barry Guy in 3 configurations: 1st in a duo with Spanish pianist Agusti Fernandez; 2nd in a trio with US pianist Marilyn Crispell and British drummer Paul Lytton; and 3rd in a double bass duo with French bassist Joelle Leandre.


Wooley, Nate / Torben Snekkestad : Of Echoing Bronze

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 27475
Catalog Code: FSR 02|2018
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Two trumpeters--Nate Wooley from New York City, and Torben Snekkestad from Norway, also performing on soprano sax--met in Copenhagen in 2015 for this live concert "KoncertKirken--Blagards Plads", a monumental meeting of exploratory and investigative improvisation, using unusual and unorthodox techniques on their instruments to present 3 unique and singular dialogs.


Snekkestad, Torben / Agusti Fernandez / Barry Guy : Louisiana Variations

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 27474
Catalog Code: FSR 01|2018
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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A brilliant example of free improvisation from the performing trio of Barry Guy on double bass, Agusti Fernandez on piano and Torben Snekkestad on sax & trumpet, recording live at KoncertKirken Blagards Plads in Copenhagen, merging shards of jazz and fully free playing using astonishing technique and creative intention that is as rewarding as it it intrepid.