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J@K@L (Keefe Jackson / Julian Kirshner/ Fred Lonberg-Holm): After A Few Days

Label: Jaki Records
Product Code: 26079
Catalog Code: JAKI002
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The amalgamation of the names of Chicago mainstays, saxophonist Keefe Jackson, drummer Julian Kirshner and Fred Lonberg-Holm on cello, tenor guitar and electronics, J@K@L are captured live the Hungry Brain in Chicago in a concert of intricate, dynamic, fast-paced and expressive free improvisation with a unique palette and extraordinarily strong communication.


Guthrie, Will : 6 Days into 8 [CASSETTE]

Label: Careful Catalog
Product Code: 26072
Catalog Code: CARE01
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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The sixth set performed during an 8-day tour of Japan in 2018 by Australian drummer / percussionist Will Guthrie (Ames Room, The Sommes Ensemble) took place at 0g in Osaka, captured here as a 32 minute set of vigorous playing tempered with introspective passages, using powerful technique and unorthodox approaches to his kit; cathartic and captivating.


Thornton, Giles Jazz Orchestra: Be In Today

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25861
Catalog Code: 485-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A large band project from UK composer, arranger and conductor Giles Thornton, directing 29 musicians through original works and reinterpretations of ballads like Joni Mitchell's "A Case of You", in a blend of acoustic and electronic musicians that avoids overt fusion overtones while keeping the music melodic with the occasional exotica flair.


Wolff, Christian / Antoine Beuger: Where Are We Going, Today

Label: erstwhile
Product Code: 25628
Catalog Code: 083
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Using piano, objects, charango, flute, voice, whistles, and a copy of the Editions Wandelweiser recording of Christian Wolff's "Stones", improvisers and composer Christian Wolff and Antoine Beuger present the two part "Where Are You Going Today", a series of events punctuated by silence and Beuger's brief recitations, creating great tension and mystery.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues/ Eduardo Chagas/ Andre Hencleeday/ Carlos Santos : Spiric S

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25509
Catalog Code: cs498
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The affect of Carlos Santos' electronics and recordings are the foundation of this Portuguese quintet's improvisations, creating an environment over which Ernesto & Guilherme Rodrigues on viola & cello, Eduardo Chagas on trombone, and Andre Hencleeday add subtle gestures of unusual approaches to their instruments, in a mysterious album of lowercase improv.


Frith, Fred / Hardy Fox: A Day Hanging Dead Between Heaven And Earth

Label: Klanggalerie
Product Code: 25474
Catalog Code: GG264
Country: Austria
 
Price: $17.95



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Fred Frith's solo career started on the West Coast Ralph Records label, home of The Residents; Frith met Residents front man Hardy Fox in passing in 1991, making recordings on a Pacific beach using Fox's Walkman, which they brought to a multi-track studio to record the basis for an ultimately unreleased album, now revived decades later as Fox rediscovered this fascinating material.


Urpeth, Peter / Olie Brice / Terry Day / Ntshuks Bonga): Wraith Island (Live At Cafe Oto)

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25054
Catalog Code: FMRCD439-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Actually four quartet improvisations and two duets, London creative improvisers Peter Urpeth on piano, Olie Brice on bass, Terry Day on drums and Ntshuks Bonga on saxophone took to Cafe Oto in January, 2017, to record this excellent album of collective free improvisation drawing on decades of experience in an absorbing and engaging concert.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Andre Hencleeday / Guilherme Rodrigues / Carlos Santos: Plane, Line Segments, R

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24768
Catalog Code: cs425
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Otopus (Rodrigues / Humm / Curado / Piosik / Hencleeday / Almeida / Santos / Godinho): Vulgaris

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24758
Catalog Code: cs464
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Correctly configured, the Portugese ensemble Octopus is an octet, and though named after the most common of the breed, this 8-tentacled orchestration of strings, flute, trumpet, piano, guitar, electronics and percussion, all using extended techniques, slides deftly and with incredible restraint through a large, detailed dark-water work of electroacoustic improvisation.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Andre Hencleeday / Carlos Santos: Infinite Series

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24262
Catalog Code: cs440
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Rune Your Day (Mathisen / Roligheten / Nergaard / Skalstad): Rune Your Day

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24162
Catalog Code: CF424CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Rather than ancient Germanic alphabet letters, "Rune" Your Day is named for Norwegian composer and band-leader, double bassist Rune Nergaard [Bushman's Revenge], and his quartet with Jorgen Mathisen on alto & soprano sax & clarinet, Andre Roligheten on tenor & baritone sax, and Axel Skalstad on drums, for an album of concentrated, creative jazz.


Frith, Fred Trio: Another Day in Fucking Paradise

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24114
Catalog Code: INT267
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Proclaiming that he had nothing more in mind then getting together with a couple of formidable musicians, guitarist Fred Frith and Mills College alumni Jordan Glenn on drums and Jason Hoopes on electric and double bass take their listeners through 13 connected pieces that reference rock, jazz and ea-soundscape in an impressive album from a remarkable new group.


Kobi, Christian / Christian Muller: A Second Day

Label: Herbal International
Product Code: 24017
Catalog Code: Concrete Disc 1701
Country: Malaysia
 
Price: $13.95



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An album of unusual reed improvisations using extended and unusual acoustic techniques and further extended with electronics, field recordings, and samples, from the Swiss duo of Kobi Christian on soprano sax and Christian Muller on bass clarinet, sampler & electronics.


Majkowski, Mike : Days and Other Days [VINYL]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 23960
Catalog Code: MF133/AS038
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.00



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Following double bassist Mike Majkowski's Astral Spirts cassette "Neighbouring Objects", this vinyl release is Majkowski's 7th solo album, here using analog synthesizer, percussion, piano, vibraphone, samples, and field recordings to create an amazing sonic universe through sound, tone, timbre, deep cogitation and mutant interjections.


Diceros (Rodrigues / Hencleday / Rodrigues / Flak / Curado / Parrinha / Guerreiro / Godinho): Urze

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23928
Catalog Code: cs426
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An extended improvisation of mostly quiet, occasionally cantankerous, but always intriguing free music, primarily acoustic playing with a strong cast of string players, plus reeds, keys, and computer, creating suspenseful music of great tension and impressive restraint as the sound evolves in gradations and facets of sound.


Chagas / Halkvist / Sieben: Days Are Not Days

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23888
Catalog Code: cs380
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"When an improvised recording presents itself as a meteor, some foreign object from another civilization, like Days Are Not Days does, we should rejoice that it has entered our atmosphere and like a bolide, exploded upon contact. Okay, ...


Eisenstadt, Harris Canada Day (w/ Wooley / Bauder / Niggenkemper): On Parade in Parede

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 23820
Catalog Code: CF413CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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A live recording of drummer/composer Harris Eisenstadt's Canada Day band performing as a quartet with trumpeter Nate Wooley, saxophonist Matt Bauder, and bassist Pascal Niggenkemper, recorded at SUMP during their 2016 European tour, an exemplary set of free playing over a great set of original compositions, including a large work in 3 sections and 5 parts.


Wadham, Rachael / Philippe Lenglet / Bruno Duplant: everydayisagoodday

Label: Confront
Product Code: 23302
Catalog Code: ccs 74
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.95



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Starting from John Cage's Zen quote--"Every day is a good day"--the trio of Rachael Wadham on piano, Philippe Lenglet on acoustic guitar and cithar (a type of harp), and contrabass, recorded these improvisations approaching their instruments not for melodies but as tools for experimentation, from which this trio finds a wealth of inventive sound.


Day & Taxi (Gallio / Jeger / Meier): Way [VINYL 2 LPs + CD]

Label: Percaso
Product Code: 22978
Catalog Code: 33
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $29.95



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Swiss saxophonist Christoph Gallio has led the Day & Taxi group for more than 25 years, here as a trio with Silvan Jeger on double bass and David Meier on drums for a double LP of creative jazz blending unique contemporary composition with melodic approaches.


Noble, Steve / Kristoffer Berre Alberts: Coldest Second Yesterdays

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 22565
Catalog Code: CF380CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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London master drummer Steve Noble (Rip Rig and Panic, Derek Bailey), a mainstay on the scene for decades, with Scandinavian free improvising saxophonist Kristoffer Berre Alberts (Cortex, Saka, Starlite Motel) for a live album of uproariously driven, skronky free jazz.


Wright, Jack / Ron Stabinsky: Just What You Need Today

Label: Spring Garden Music
Product Code: 22517
Catalog Code: SGM 24
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Mostly Other People Do The Killing pianist Ron Stabinsky joins free jazz saxophonist Jack Wright for a wild session pushing both players into adventurous territory, Stabinsky taking up the trumpet and using dental floss, light bulbs and other objects inside the piano.


Douglas, Dave High Risk: Dark Territory [VINYL] - Record Store Day Release

Label: Greenleaf Music
Product Code: 21877
Catalog Code: GRE-LP-1048
Country: USA
 
Price: $23.95



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A collection of new music from the creative electronic-inspired ensemble High Risk headed by NY trumpeter Dave Douglas, exploring the intersection of creative improvisation and modern electronic music production in lyrical and unexpected ways.


Zabelka, Mia: Monday Sessions

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21651
Catalog Code: cs320
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"5th January, 12th January, 19th January, 4th February of the year 2015 have a thin red line (or I'd rather say a black line, considering their color on a calendar). They occurred on Monday, the first five Mondays of that year to be pre...


Frith, Fred: Field Days (The Amanda Loops)

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 21507
Catalog Code: RER FRA8
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Works for dance constructed by guitarist/composer Fred Frith as accompaniment to Amanda Miller's choreography for Nederland Dans Theater in 2011, revisited and revised by Frith into these beautiful pieces, with help from William Wynant, Lotte Anker, Karla Kihlstedt Arditti, &c.


Kovac, Boris: Times of Day: Concerto Suite for Sax and Chamber Ensemble

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 21478
Catalog Code: RER BK2
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Not chamber music, not world music, not jazz, Serbian composer and instrumentalist Boris Kovac has for 40 years perfected his unique blend of compositional music, rich in the region's folk history while stunningly lyrical and sophisticated in execution.


Noble, Steve / Daniel Thompson: Sunday Afternoon (Live At The Hundred Years Gallery)

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21301
Catalog Code: ccs 52
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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A recording of two London based improvisers of different generations communing in the resonant surroundings of the 100 Years Gallery, with drummer Noble creating glittering bell and gong like tones over which guitar Thompson hangs fractured harmonics and strange bending chords.


Drumm, Kevin / Jason Lescalleet: Busman's Holiday

Label: erstwhile
Product Code: 21291
Catalog Code: 078
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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A meditation on the inner mental environments that one encounters and endures during times of work-related travel, intended as a distraction in airports, bus stations, train stations, subway terminals, &c, reflected in literal and abstract sound for a mix of patience and terror.


Eisenstadt, Harris: September, Canada Day IV

Label: Songlines
Product Code: 21038
Catalog Code: SGL 1614-2
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Drummer Harris Eisenstadt continues his excellent NY quintet with Nate Wooley, Matt Bauder, Chris Dingman, and new bassist Pascal Niggenkemper, through 7 original compositions of lyrical modern jazz that leaves room for open-ended and extraordinary soloing.


Wilson, Tony 6tet: A Day's Life

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 21015
Catalog Code: DA01107
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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The first recording of Tony Wilson's music inspired by the plight and lives of the homeless and drug addictied in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside, in a band with P Carter on trumpet, Jesse Zubot on violin, Peggy Lee on cello, Russell Sholberg on bass and Skye Brooks on drums.


Roebke, Jason: Every Sunday

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 21001
Catalog Code: CF339
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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The music of bassist Jason Roebke and his trio of guitarist Matthew Schneider and drummer Marcus Evan is rooted in the leader's solid bass work and the tasteful and informed lyrical freedom of his sidemen, as heard in this live performace Chicago's Hungry Brain.


Murayama, Seijiro / Jean-Luc Guionnet: Mishima, Day & Night

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 20977
Catalog Code: ftarri-990
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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The third album from Japanese percussionist Seijiro Murayama and French saxophonist Jean-Luc Guionnet, each presenting unique languages and approaches to their instruments, here in four recordings made in two locations, once during the day in Mishima City at Hongaku Temple and the other at Teke Bar in the same city and on the same evening.


Zorn, John: Valentine's Day

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 19733
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8323
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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John Zorn brings together Downtown New Yorkers, Marc Ribot on guitar, Trevor Dunn on bass and Tyshawn Sorey on drums, for 12 instrumental miniatures combining atonal lyricism with rock intensity; scronky, demanding and exciting hybrids of improv and rock.


Day & Taxi (Gallio / Jeger / Meier): Artists [2 CDs]

Label: Percaso
Product Code: 19444
Catalog Code: 31/32
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Balancing jazz and contemporary music, the Swiss trio of Christoph Gallio (saxes), Silvan Jeger (double bass) and David Meier (drums), continues the history of this touring band that started in 1989, here in their 8th release of excellent modern jazz.


Bauder, Matt and Day in Pictures: Nightshades

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 18598
Catalog Code: CF289
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Known for his more abstract Memorize the Sky project, tenor saxophonist and clarinetist Matt Bauder's band Day in Pictures adheres to jazz traditions with the superb quintet of Nate Wooley (trumpet), Kris Davis (piano), Jason Ajemian (bass) and Tomas Fujiwara (drums).


Seeded Plain (Day / Kreimer): Provincial Stammer

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 18176
Catalog Code: bim-63
Country: Canada
 
Price: $11.95



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The duo of Bryan Day (Eloine, Shelf Life) and instrument builder Jay Kreimer in what they describe as "confrontational gamelan theatre", a form of amplified metal/object-based improvisation.


Oxley, Tony with Bailey / Rutherford / Thomas / &c.: A Birthday Tribute - 75 Years

Label: Incus
Product Code: 17956
Catalog Code: CD63
Country: UK
 
Price: $17.95



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Five recordings, 2 from 1977 at Tempo Natural and 3 from 1993, where Tony Oxley leads various permutations of improvisers Derek Bailey, Paul Rutherford, Pat Thomas, Matt Wand, Phillip Wachsmann, Ian Brighton; outstanding!


Dudek, Gerd: Day and Night

Label: psi
Product Code: 17684
Catalog Code: 12.05
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Saxophonist Gerd Dudek's 2012 concert in London at the Vortex in a quartet with Hans Koller (piano), Oli Hayhurst (bass) and Gene Calderazzo (drums), with Dudek and Koller picking some of their favorite jazz tunes including works by Nichols, Shorter, Coleman, Wheeler, &c.


Pride, Mike: Birthing Days

Label: Aum Fidelity
Product Code: 17570
Catalog Code: AUM 077CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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NY drummer Mike Pride's modern jazz work inspired by the birth of his first child, reflecting the fullness Pride finds in his life as a parent, with Jon Irabagon (sax), Alexis Marcelo (piano), Peter Bienec (bass), Jonathan Moritz (sax) and Jason Stein (bass clarinet).


Eisenstadt, Haris: Canada Day Octet

Label: 482 Music
Product Code: 16411
Catalog Code: 482-1080
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Expanding his Canada Day group to an octet, NY drummer Harris Eisenstadt presents his four-part suite "The Ombudsman", expanded for the larger orchestration and with a new introduction and conclusion.


Eisenstadt, Harris: Canada Day III

Label: Songlines
Product Code: 16410
Catalog Code: SGL 1596-2
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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Released along with "Canada Day Octet", this new release presents drummer Eisenstadt's quintet with Nate Wooley (trumpet), Matt Bauder (sax), Chris Dingman (vibes) and Garth Stevenson (bass) in an album of great tunes and spirited playing.


Keune, Stefan: Sunday Sundaes

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 16322
Catalog Code: cs030
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $10.00



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Solo improvisation from Stefen Keune performing on sopranino and alto saxophones, intense playing that focuses on hard-blowing and extreme performance, wringing a singularly desperate yet astute language from the horn.


Butcher, John & Mark Sanders: Daylight

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 16256
Catalog Code: 5024
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Percussionist Mark Sanders and saxophonist John Butcher in recordings from two concerts: the 2010 Freedom of the City festival in London, and a year later at Southampton University; exceptionally expressive and technically unique playing.


Kruger, Carl: Loveday

Label: Bicephalic
Product Code: 14936
Catalog Code: BC005
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Abstract sound design from 910 Noise collective artist Carl Kruger, 5 tracks on a lovely 3" CD created through the processing of acoustic sound and electronics, a dynamic set of excellent compositions.


Eskelin, Ellery / Andrea Parkins / Jim Black: One Great Day

Label: hatOLOGY
Product Code: 14560
Catalog Code: hatOLOGY691
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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The great trio of tenor saxophonist Ellery Eskelin, accordion/sampler Andrea Parkins and drummer Jim Black in a reissue of their excellent 1996 recording live from at Forum, Wuppertal/Germany.


Lacy, Steve: School Days (1960/3)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 14485
Catalog Code: 5016
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Presenting a 1963 gig by the quartet of Steve Lacy (saxophone), Roswell Rudd (trombone), Dennis Charles (drums) and Henry Grimes (bass), playing piano-less interpretations of the music of Thelonious Monk; plus Lacy with the Monk Quintet live in Philadelphia, 1960.


Eisenstadt, Harris: Canada Day II

Label: Songlines
Product Code: 14431
Catalog Code: SGL 1589-2
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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This is the 2nd release by Eisenstadt's stable working quintet Canada Day with Nate Wooley, Matt Bauder, Chris Dingman and Eivind Opsvik, named by ex-Torontonian drummer Eisenstadt for playing its first gig on Canada Day 2007.


Eisenstadt, Harris: Canada Day

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 14421
Catalog Code: CF157CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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The first release of drummer Eisenstadt's Canada Day quintet with trumpeter Nate Wooley, saxophonist Matt Bauder, vibraphonist Chris Dingman, and bassist Eivind Oipsvik.


Bauder, Matt: Day in Pictures

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 13688
Catalog Code: CF210
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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A brilliant NY quintet led by reedist Matt Bauder, with trumpeter Nate Wooley, pianist Angelica Sanxhez, bassist Jason Ajemian & dummer Tomas Fujiwara, an album dedicated to Donald Walden, Bill Dixon & Fred Anderson.


Seeded Plain: Bryan Day & Jay Kremer: entry codes

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 13630
Catalog Code: cs180
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Seeded Plain is the duo of Bryan Day and Jay Kreimer, who create homemade instruments and use them to create far-ranging improvisations with a unique set of timbres and percussive elements.


Rammel, Hal: Three Days (A Radiophonic Excursion in Three Parts)

Label: Penumbra
Product Code: 13212
Catalog Code: CD014
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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"Three Days: a radiophonic excursion" brings together work commissioned by Chicago's Experimental Sound Studio for its Outer Ear Festival of Sound and Crouton Records' folktales series.