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DK & The Perfectly Ordinary: CAR DEW TREAT US

Label: Spool
Product Code: 24332
Catalog Code: Spurn 1
Country: Canada
 
Price: $9.95



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Pages from Cornelius Cardew's Treatise are randomly selected. Each musician interpreted their page(s) from the score alone, unable to hear what the other participants were playing. The tracks were then assembled with start and stop time...


Bruckmann, Kyle Degradient: Dear Everyone [2 CDs]

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 24309
Catalog Code: MW955-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $20.95



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Various Artists (including Talibam!): Getting Rid of the Glue [VINYL]

Label: Pendu Sound Recordings
Product Code: 24240
Catalog Code: PSR-0016
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.00



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First in a series of themed LP dedicated to improv / experimental / & noise music, this LP including Talibam!, Fessenden, Mialessot w/ Daniel Carter, &c.


Trio Kimmig (Kimmig / Studer / Zimmerline / John Butcher): Raw [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 24225
Catalog Code: LEO 766
Country: UK
 
Price: $10.95



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The Swiss string trio led by violinist Harald Kimmig, with Daniel Studer on bass and Alfred Zimmerlin on cello, is joined by UK saxophonist John Butcher for a set of improvisations that build with a unique percussive vitality and burning intensity.


Oliveros, Pauline / Connie Crothers: Live At The Stone [Used Item]

Label: Important Records
Product Code: 24220
Catalog Code: IMPREC 450CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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Two superb improvisers who both sadly passed away in 2016, performing together in 2014 at John Zorn's The Stone in NYC, originally released as a memorial for Crothers by Oliveros, and now as a testament to the incredible talents and improvisational dialog of both musicians.


Caloia, Nicolas : Les Bonnes Histoires [Used Item]

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 24214
Catalog Code: AM 226
Country: Canada
 
Price: $8.95



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Bridging contemporary and improvised music, Montreal double bassist Nicolas Caloia wrote these pieces for textured and impossible rhythms; blending pieces by Nancarrow and Grand Master Flash; and manipulating poems by Genevieve Letarte; with supporting improv from Jean Derome & Lori Freedman.


Girard-Charest, Emilie: Emilie Prefere Le Chant [Used Item]

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 24213
Catalog Code: AM 223
Country: Canada
 
Price: $8.95



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Emilie Girard-Charest is a Montreal cellist, composer and improviser, here presenting 5 works, one of her own and 4 from Fredrik Gran, Sergio Castrillon, Maxime Corbeil-Perron and Joane Hetu, using extreme techniques and electroacoustic accompaniment in both joyful and terrifying ways.


Sick Boss (Schmidt / Meger / Peggy Lee / JP Carter / Naylor / Page): Sick Boss

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 24209
Catalog Code: DAO1324
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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Sick Boss is a collaborative ensemble crossing genres in contemporary music, including creative improvisation, rock, folk, and modern jazz, with a cast of Vancouver all-stars -- Cole Schmidt on guitar, Jeremy Page on reeds, Tyson Naylor on keys & accordion, James Meger on bass, and Dan Gaucher on drums -- plus guests including Tony Wilson & Peggy Lee.


Samworth, Ron (Samworth / Adler / JP Carter / Naylor / Peggy Lee / James Meger): Dogs Do Dream

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 24208
Catalog Code: DAO1296
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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"Dogs Do Dream is a suite of compositions and texts by composer/guitarist Ron Samworth inspired by the dream life of dogs. Scientific research indicates that many animals, including Dogs, Do Dream. We can only imagine the nature of thes...


Peregrine Falls (Grdina / Loewen): Peregrine Falls

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 24207
Catalog Code: DAO1302
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.95



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"Peregrine Falls is the explosive musical conduit for Vancouver musicians Gordon Grdina and Kenton Loewen. Having collaborated for almost two decades in such bands as The Crackling, The Gordon Grdina Trio, Dan Mangan and Blacksmith, Har...


Tippett's, Keith Ark: Frames (Music For An Imaginary Film) [2 CDs]

Label: Ogun
Product Code: 24202
Catalog Code: OGCD 010/011
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $18.95



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"Several years after his great success with the huge ensemble Centipede and its Septober Energy release, pianist Keith Tippett returned to the large-group format with his newly formed Ark. This band, a mere 22 strong, was less rock-infl...


McPhee, Joe / Damon Smith / Alvin Fielder: Six Situations

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 24193
Catalog Code: MW954-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $16.95



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Frequent collaborators, West Coast double bassist Damon Smith and AACM charter member Alvin Fielder on drums travel north to join free improv saxophone legend Joe McPhee at Roulette in New York City in 2016, recording this excellent example of informed free improvisation.


Flamingo Creatures: Fisch Versucht Das Sprechenlernen

Label: Discombobulate
Product Code: 24192
Catalog Code: BOB011
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $7.95



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Ten tracks of unusual electroacoustic experiments from the duo of Ronnie Oliveras and Ruth Maria Adam, using sound boxes and a variety of instruments to create a psychedelic yet embraceable set of recordings that leave the listener scratching their head but still grounded by tangible music, albeit in the strangest of settings.


Lambs Gamble: Farewell Body Bags [VINYL]

Label: Discombobulate
Product Code: 24190
Catalog Code: BOB009
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $18.95



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Bizarre, disruptive, aberrant sound from twisted experts in the field Lambs Gamble, comprised of George Cremaschi on bass & electroncis, Fritz Welch on drums, percussion and voice, and Eric Boros (Vialka) on electronics and voice, recording in Switzerland for a fantastic album of intelligent abnormality.


Paul, Leah: We Will Do The Worrying [Used Item]

Label: Skirl
Product Code: 24189
Catalog Code: 035
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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LA flutist Leah Paul began these works as through-composed chamber pieces, with lyrical content evolving as each song took shape, performed in a hybrid band of improvisers and chamber players with Afton Hefley singing about meditation of dreams and childhood memories.


Costa, Carlos: Door of No Return [Used Item]

Label: Aural Terrains
Product Code: 24185
Catalog Code: TRRN1033
Country: Greece/UK
 
Price: $9.95



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Double-bassist Carlo Costa, originally from the Canary Islands and who has worked with Tim Berne, Tomas Fujiwara, Ingar Zach, Wade Matthews, &c. in a solo album of solid and unusual bass technique including plucking, bowing and scraping, in his 9-part series of "Doors".


Duthoit, Isabelle / Franz Hautzinger: Lily

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 24178
Catalog Code: RPR1060
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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French free vocalist Isabelle Duthoit met world traveling improviser and Zeitkratzer trumpeter Franz Hautzinger in New York City to record these highly unusual duos, using extreme techniques and inexplicable intent to create 9 uniquely aberrant accompaniments to your most subtle and strange dreams; reference Phil Minton, Axel Dorner, Freddie Kruger.


Strickland, Chris : Excruciating... [CASSETTE]

Label: Notice Recordings
Product Code: 24175
Catalog Code: NTR041
Country: USA
 
Price: $5.95



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"Montreal-based composer Chris Strickland searches not for minimalism, but to minimize: technique, narrative, emotion. All recorded live either at CKUT or Espace Project, both located in Montreal, the compositions on Excruciating Circum...


Dean, Elton Quintet: Welcomet - Live in Brazil, 1986

Label: Ogun
Product Code: 24173
Catalog Code: OGCD 046
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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In 1986 saxophonist Elton Dean toured Brazil with his quintet of Harry Beckett on trumpet, Liam Genockey on drums, Marcio Mattos on bass, and Paul Rutherford on trombone, capturing this exemplary band at Radio Culture Sao Paulo, the tapes now transferred by Michael King and mastered by Martin Davidson, presenting the entire concert for the first time.


de Alvear, Maria / Antoine Beuger : Besando El Tiempo [2CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24169
Catalog Code: EWR 1704/05
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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"'besando el tiempo' is a piece that was composed in 1995 in the space of four days. It was written in an automatic script that Maria de Alvear uses for many of her pieces. The work was originally composed for the flautist Caren Levine, ...


Schlothauer, Burkhard: More Chamber Events [2CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24167
Catalog Code: EWR 1701/02
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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"Events in five parts can be heard as one piece in five parts. It opens with floten, for solo flute . Tracks 2, 4 and 5 are combining floten (1998), stein reiben (2008) for stone harp and hauchen (2016) for trumpet (three solo pieces fr...


Selva, The (Jacinto / Almeida / Morao): The Selva

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24165
Catalog Code: CF427CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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The Portuguese trio The Selva of Ricardo Jacinto (cello), Goncalo Almeida (double bass) and Nuno Morao (drums) in an album building on world and historic music forms focused through modern improviser's ears, creating a hybrid approach that slowly reveals its jazz roots in an unhurried but cultured take on new creative music.


Chamber 4 (Vicente / Ceccaldi / Ceccaldi / dos Reis): City Of Light

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24164
Catalog Code: CF426CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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A live concert at Les Soirees Tricot Festival in Paris, France in 2016, dedicated to the "City of Light", from the quartet of Luis Vicente on trumpet, Theo Ceccaldi on violin, Valentin Ceccaldi on cello and Marcelo dos Reis on acoustic guitar and prepared guitar, in music that, like the city, exhibits gorgeous simplicity through intricate sophistication.


Maneri, Mat / Evan Parker / Lucian Ban: Sounding Tears

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24163
Catalog Code: CF425CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Viola improviser and composer Mat Maneri leads this trio with British UK legend Evan Parker on soprano and tenor saxophone and Romanian ex-patriot and frequent collaborator Lucian Ban on piano, for ten compositions blending tradition, song, and improvisational tactics, recalling 20th century modern classical music in addition to jazz.


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.


Meridian Trio (Mazzarella / Ulery / Cunningham): Triangulum

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24160
Catalog Code: CF422CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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A lyrical outing from the Chicago working trio of Nick Mazzarella on alto saxophone, Matt Ulery on doublebass, and Jeremy Cunningham on drums, performing live at the Whistler in Chicago, Illinois in 2016, recorded for this debut album of Mazzarella compositions, flexible pieces that balance jazz traditions with avant options for the players.


Honest John (Moe / Johannesen / Hoyer / Nylander / Holm): International Breakthrough

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24158
Catalog Code: CF420CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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The Scandinavian quintet of Ole-Henrik Moe on violin, Kim Johannesen on guitar; Ola Hoyer on double bass; Erik Nylander on drums & drum machine; and Klaus Ellerhusen-Holm on alto saxophone and Bb on clarinet, in a daring album of mostly Ellerhusen-Holm compositions, arranged collectively into these creative and energetic gems.


Angles 9: Disappeared Behind the Sun [VINYL]

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24156
Catalog Code: CF405LP
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $22.95



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Saxophonist Martin Kuchen's amazing 9-piece Angles ensemble returns for an album titled for the grief of those who disappear due to war, crime and oppression, music that celebrates the tense balance in the challenge to confront and lead away from darkness and tyranny.


Von Orelli, Marco / Max E. Keller / Sheldon Suter: Blow, Strike & Touch

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 24153
Catalog Code: hatOLOGY732
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Swiss trumpeter Marco Von Orelli leads this trio with Max E. Keller on piano and Sheldon Suter on drums, heard live at JazzAmMittwoch, Theater an Gleis, in Winterthur, Switzerland in 2014 for a thoroughly modern jazz outing of creative and extended approaches to the trio's instruments and approach to free jazz.


Shocron, Paula / German Lamonega / Pablo Diaz: Tenzegridad

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 24151
Catalog Code: hatOLOGY742
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Hailing from Buenos Aires, Argentina, the trio of Paula Shocron on piano, German Lamonega on double bass, and co-founder of her Nendo Dango Records label, Pablo Diaz on drums, for an exciting album of free jazz with lyrical intent and great technical skills, an unexpected gem from an part of world not well known for free improvisation.


Urpeth, Peter / Maggie Nicols: Other Worlds

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24085
Catalog Code: FMRCD438-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Originally developed for the soundtrack to Sean Martin and Louise Milnes 2011 documentary, "A Boat Retold", vocalist Maggie Nichols and pianist Peter Urpeth revisited the material for album release, creating this wonderful pair of extemporaneous, otherworldly narratives.


Guionnet, Jean-Luc + Eric La Casa: Reflected Waves [60 pages 21x25 cm + DVD video 1h48mn]

Label: Passage d'encres
Product Code: 24076
Catalog Code: 122015
Country: France
 
Price: $25.95



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Eric La Casa and Jean Luc Guionnet recorded this conceptual work in Melbourne, Australia, combining different scales of time, space, & attention, with different working strategies to create a gallery installation, and this book & DVD package exploring the acoustic phenomenon of "standing waves" to engage with the physical relationship between sound and space.


La Casa, Eric : Paris Quotidien [CD+60 page booklet of photos & text]

Label: Swarming
Product Code: 24075
Catalog Code: 006
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Eric La Casa documents his home environment in Paris through audio investigation and field recordings, creating 3 large works that reveal the properties, singularities, banalities and features of his audio environment in perspective to his status as a citizen of the city, presented in a gatefold CD package with a color 60-page booklet of photos and text.


Lussier, Rene / Robert Marcel Lepage / Quatuor Bozzini: Chants et danses ...with strings (Vol. III)

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 24073
Catalog Code: TDB9019cd
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Taking two of Montreal's most vital musicians, guitarist Rene Lussier and clarinetist Robert Lepage, and joining them with the far-ranging string quartet Le Quatuor Bozzini for a stunning album that merges chamber music, noise music, and improvisation without leaving behind melody, intention and direction; magnificent!


Breschand, Helene / Jean-Fran¨ois Pauvros: Sombre

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 24072
Catalog Code: CD 095
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"Sombre is an unlikely pairing yielding unexpected results. The classically trained harpist Helene Breschand meets the maverick avant rock guitarist Jean-Francois Pauvros. She plays an electro-acoustic harp, which -- unlike Zeena Parkin...


Derome, Jean / Louis Sclavis Quartet: Un Moment De Bonheur

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 24071
Catalog Code: CD 087
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"The album title, Moment de Bonheur, is rather trite, but the concert was marvelous and the recording preserves all of its intensity and charm. This was a first meeting between Jean Derome (flutes, alto sax) and Louis Sclavis (clarinets...


Kimura, Mari / Roberto Morales Manzanares : Leyendas

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 24068
Catalog Code: CD 069
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"Prior to the release of this CD, Mexican flutist/pianist Roberto Morales Manzanares was virtually unknown in North America. He met Japan-born violinist Mari Kimura when she played at Callejon del Ruido, a new music festival Manzanares ...


Doppelmoppel : Aventure Quebecoise

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 24066
Catalog Code: CD 065
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Palinckx : It's Frontal Dog

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 24065
Catalog Code: CD 061
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Sun Ra: Discipline 27-II [VINYL]

Label: STRUT / Artyard
Product Code: 24051
Catalog Code: LP-Strut-146
Country: USA
 
Price: $22.95



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The 2nd volume in Sun Ra's "Discipline" series was recorded during the same sessions as 1972's Impulse release "Space Is the Place", with Sun Ra on electronic keyboards and Moog, and a large band including Marshall Allen, John Gilmore, Danny Davis, Akh Tal Ebah, June Tyson, &c.


Rothenberg, Ned / Hamid Drake: Full Circle - Live in Lodz

Label: Foundation Listen
Product Code: 24049
Catalog Code: FSR02
Country: Poland
 
Price: $13.95



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Two legendary improvisers, Downtown New York multi-reedist and shakuhachi player Ned Rothenberg met Chicago drummer Hamid Drake at Ciagoty I Tesknoty, in Lodz, Poland in 2016 to record this effusive, extraordinary live concert of improvised music, demonstrating both enormous instrumental skill while imparting wonderfully upbeat energy; outstanding!


Wooley, Nate: The Complete Syllables Music [4 CD Box Set]

Label: Pleasure of the Text Records
Product Code: 24044
Catalog Code: POTTR1307
Country: USA
 
Price: $29.95



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Composer, improviser, and trumpet player Nate Wooley continues to cement his place as an American iconoclast by releasing the complete recordings of his revolutionary solo [Syllables] compositions as a deluxe 4 CD set consisting of two reissues of out-of-print early works: 8 [Syllables] (2013) and 9 [Syllables] (2014) as well as the premiere recording of his 150 minute epic For Kenneth Gaburo.


Konstrukt & Alexander Hawkins: Live at Cafe OTO [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Holidays Records
Product Code: 24043
Catalog Code: HOL 103LP
Country: Italy
 
Price: $35.95



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The Turkish free improvising quartet Konstrukt of Korhan Futaci (sax and woodwinds), Berke Can Ozcan (drums), Barlas Tan Ozemek (electric bass) and Umut Caglar (electric guitar and etc.) met British pianist Alexander Hawkins at London's Cafe OTO in 2015 to record this captivating and unpredictable set of electric free improv.


Korekyojinn Acoustic: Kaleidoscope

Label: Magaibutsu Limited
Product Code: 24033
Catalog Code: MGC-53
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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The Korekyojin trio of Tatsuya Yoshida on percussion, Kido Natsuki on guitar and Mitsuru Nasuno on fretless bass, plus violinist Miyamoto Rei on several tracks, take their intricate and exuberant rock into acoustic territory with this impressive album, which includes acoustic takes on "Arabesque", "Careless Heart", "Four Holes in the Sky", &c.


Mezei, Szilard: Still Now (If You Still)

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24028
Catalog Code: FMRCD442-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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An exciting album crossing free improvisation with chamber approaches and extended techniques from Serbian violist Szilard Mezei performing in a trio with pianist Marina Dzukljev and drummer/percussionist Vasco Trilla, recording in Novi Sad, Serbia in 2017.


Silence Ensemble led by Peter Urpeth: John Cage: Speech

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24027
Catalog Code: FMRCD443-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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These recordings of pieces by John Cage were made at a performance called Silence & Transmission led by Peter Upreth conducting an ensemble of four performers using radios and voice, held at An Lanntair Arts Centre, Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides on 20th September 2012, as part of the celebrations for Cage's centenary.


Dunmall / Edwards / Noble / Sanders: Go Straight Around The Square

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24025
Catalog Code: FMRCD435-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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The stellar quartet of Paul Dunmall on tenor and soprano saxophone, John Edwards on bass, Liam Noble on piano, and Mark Sanders on drums performing 2 extended improvisations balancing energetic playing with contemplative conversation, captured live at the Vortex, in London, England, in 2016.


Runcible Quintet, The (featuring John Edwards / Neil Metcalfe): Five

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24022
Catalog Code: CDFMR337-2017
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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The Runciple Quintet of John Edwards on double bass, Marcello Magliocchi on drums, Neil Metcalfe on flute, Adrian Northover on soprano saxophone, and Daniel Thompson on acoustic guitar recording at IKLECTIC, in London in 2016 for 5 excellent examples of detailed, collective improvisation.


Schindler, Udo / Ove Volquartz: Answers And Maybe A Question?

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24021
Catalog Code: CDFMR440-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Udo Schindler's Salon for Sound and Art at Krailing in Krailing, Germany is the setting for this superb live duo concert, capturing Schindler and Ove Volquartz both on bass and double bass clarinet, showing the breadth of sonic possibilites and diverse approaches from the deepest of clarinets performed by two masterful musicians.


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.