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Abrahams, Chris and Magda Mayas: Gardener

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 17522
Catalog Code: RPR 1011
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.16



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"Four hands on one piano" from the duo of pianist Chris Abrahams (The Necks) and Magda Mayas, both improvising in Berlin at the Vivaldi Saal performance space using their piano, harpsichord, and harmonium.


Bisio, Michael (w/Kirk Knuffke, Art Bailey & Michael Wimberly): Accortet

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 20387
Catalog Code: RPR 1038
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Chronicling 30+ years of New York bassist Michael Bisio's life as a composer in song form and otherwise, in a quartet with Art Bailey on accordion, Kirk Knuffke on cornet, and Michael Wimberly on drums, balancing freedom and swing in a euphorically compelling album.


Bisio, Michael / Kirk Knuffke Duo: Row for William O.

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 21625
Catalog Code: RPR1043
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.56



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New York bassist Michael Bisio pays tribute to his teacher William O. Smith in this tremendous duo with cornetist Kirk Knuffke, in a beautiful mix of lyrical playing and heavy technical skills made to sound remarkably simply; a joyful and profound jazz album.


Bisio, Michael / Matt Shipp Duo: Floating Ice

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 16666
Catalog Code: RPR-1005
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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NY bassist Michael Bisio and pianist Matthew Shipp continue their collaborations from their trio work with Whit Dickey in this duo release recorded in the studio, beautiful and amazing telepathic communication.


Bogan Ghost (Albee / Caddy): Zerfall

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 19065
Catalog Code: RPR 1021
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The duo of Liz Allbee on trumpet and Anthea Caddy on cello in beautifully paced, mysterious improvisations using a minimal approach of extended and often disconcerting techniques augmented with subtle electroacoustic touches.


Bourdreuil, Leila / Michael Foster: The Caustic Ballads

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 21621
Catalog Code: RPR 1034
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.16



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Two bright stars of DIY Brooklyn improvisers with unusual approaches to their instruments through extended techniques, processing and odd acoustic effects from saxophonist Michael Foster and cellist Leila Bourdreuil, together since 2009 creating racous & beautiful sound.


Bynum, Taylor Ho / John Hebert / Gerald Cleaver: Book of Three: Continuum

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 17523
Catalog Code: RPR 1012
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Collective improvisation from Ho Bynum's Book of Three with bassist John Hebert & drummer Gerald Cleaver, following their RogueArt CD with this exceptional album of original compositions plus works from Bobby Bradford, Salim Washington, and Jim Hobbs.


Corsano / Courviosier / Wooley: Salt Task

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 23049
Catalog Code: RPR 1044
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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First recorded meeting of Chris Corsano (drums), Sylvie Courvoisier (piano), and Nate Wooley (trumpet) in the studio in Brooklyn, 2015, for a completely open, sensitive set of improvisations that are constantly on the edge, at times explosive, and always in a focused dialog.


Dead Neanderthals: Worship The Sun

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 21168
Catalog Code: RPR 1033
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Intense free improvisation recorded in the studio from the Netherlands duo of Rene Aquarius on drums and Otto Kokke on saxophone, in an ever-shifting display of technical prowess and twisted approaches to playing, a controlled grindcore of cathartic jazz.


Doneda, Michel : Everybody Digs Michel Doneda

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 19628
Catalog Code: RPR-1027
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A collection of solo pieces from forward-thinking French soprano saxophonist Michel Doneda, using extended techniques and utilizing every inch of the horn, creating unconventional and captivating sonic expressions from the instrument.


Estamos Trio: People's Historia

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 17524
Catalog Code: RPR 1013
Country: USA
 
Price: $10.80



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Taking song titles from the Arawak language, the Estamos Trio of Thollem McDonas (piano), Milo Tamez (drums) and Carmina Escobar (voice & electronics) brings together artists from the Mexican/U.S. border, creating beautiful creative works.


Evans, Peter / Tim Dahl / Mike Pride: Pulverize The Sound

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 20792
Catalog Code: RPR 1039
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The trio of trumpeter Peter Evans, electric bassist Tim Dahl, and drummer/percussionist Mike Pride have played together since 2010, crossing the boundaries of improvisation, composition and rock in dynamic genre-defying music intended to be played loud.


Forebrace (Ward / Sassi / Horro / Doulton): Steeped

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 22584
Catalog Code: RPR1052
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Blending jazz and rock forms with frenetic excitement and masterful control, multi-reedist Forebrace quartet with Roberto Sassi (electric guitar), Santiago Horro (electric bass) and Jem Doulton (drums) run the gamut on exultantly virtuosic improvisation, here recording live at Cafe Oto.


FPR (Gratkowski / Greenlief / Raskin): All At Once

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 18081
Catalog Code: RPR 1015
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Three West Coast saxophonists, Jon Raskin (Rova), Frank Gratkowsk (Zeitkratzer) and Phillip Grenlief, in a free improvising trio of highly interactive music using extended techniques to captivate and entertain the listener.


Fujiwara, Tomas Trio: Variable Bets

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 19629
Catalog Code: RPR-1028
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.56



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Merging different sub-genre of NYC's rich jazz and creative music scene, drummer Tomas Fujiwara's trio with Brandon Seabrook on guitar and Ralph Alessi on trumpet furtively builds into a free jazz album of contrasting dynamics and superb playing.


Golia Quartet, Vinny: Take Your Time

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 15154
Catalog Code: RPR-1003
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The third recording from this group of long-time collaborators, with Golia on soprano, alto and tenor sax, Bobby Bradford on cornet, Ken Filiano on bass and Alex Cline on drums in a set of Golia original compositions.


Golia, Vinny & Urs Leimgruber: Empiricism in the West

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 18325
Catalog Code: RPR 1016
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Two amazing wind players - saxophonist, clarinetist and flautist Vinny Golia and saxophonist Urs Leimgruber - in a series of free improvising duos pushing their instruments into unusual and captivating territories.


Halvorson, Mary / Kirk Knuffke / Matt Wilson: Sifter

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 17525
Catalog Code: RPR 1014
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Presenting compositions from all three players, the NY-based trio of Kirk Knuffke (cornet), Mary Halvorson (guitar) & Matt Wilson (drums) this exceptional trio play a stripped down, rocking blend of free form improvisation.


Halvorson, Mary: Reverse Blue

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 19754
Catalog Code: RPR-1025
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Guitarist Mary Halvorson's project with Chris Speed on sax & clarinet, Eivind Opsvik on bass, and Tomas Fuijwara on drums, a band formed for a one-off concert at the Blue Note in NYC, that continued on based on the strength of the bond between them, as heard on this superb release.


JR3 (Olaf Rupp / Rudi Mahall / Jan Roder): Happy Jazz

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 23752
Catalog Code: RPR 1055
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The Berlin trio of Rudi Mahall on clarinet and bass clarinet, Olaf Rupp on electric and acoustic guitar and Jan Roder on double bass in an ironically packaged album of free improvisation of the highest standard, taking the listener on a journey of informed free jazz that references the past in thoroughly modern approaches to creative music.


Laubrock, Ingrid & Tom Rainey: And Other Desert Towns

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 18326
Catalog Code: RPR 1018
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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After many years collaborating together, New York saxophonist Ingrid Laubrock and drummer Tom Rainey present their debut as a duo in a series of improvisations, from subtle interaction to rousing interplay.


Leandre, Joelle / Phillip Greenlief: That Overt Desire of Object

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 14578
Catalog Code: RPR-1002
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Relative Pitch Records debuts with the excellent duo of bassist Joelle Leandre and Bay Area woodwind improviser Phil Greenlief in 11 variations for contrabass and woodwinds.


Leimgruber, Urs / Roger Turner: The Pancake Tour

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 17028
Catalog Code: RPR 1007
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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2011 live recordings from The Loft in Cologne of Swiss saxophonist Urs Leimgruber and London drummer/percussionist Roger Turner, 7 improvisations that shifts from introspective to highly active discourse using extended and unusual techniques.


Mazur, Rafel / Keir Neuringer: Diachronic Paths

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 21978
Catalog Code: RPR 1046
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.16



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A beautifully evolving set of duos, or "paths" from Philadelphia saxophonist Keir Neuringer and Polish bassis Rafal Mazur, using monumental technique to support a dialog that's technical and intensely focused while remaining lyrically sophisticated and imaginative.


Moondoc, Jemeel / Connie Crothers: Two

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 17029
Catalog Code: RPR 1008
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Two New York jazz originals, pianist Connie Crothers and alto saxophonist Jemeel Moondoc, performing 6 improvisations and one original compositions from each artist; melodic and deeply sensitive playing.


Morris / Fernandez / Wooley: From The Discrete To The Particular

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 17030
Catalog Code: RPR 1009
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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An incredible trio of two New York improvisers - Joe Morris on guitar and trumpeter Nate Wooley - with European free improv legend pianist Augusti Fernandez, for 7 remarkable free improvisations of astounding skill.


Morris, Joe: Shock Axis

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 22188
Catalog Code: RPR 1050
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A limited edition release of guitarist Joe Morri's new NY-area aggressive improvising trio with younger players Dave Parmelle on drums and Chris Cretella on electric bass, shredding with awesome technical skill and intense harmonic and melodic force, really powerful stuff!


Parker, Evan & Sylvie Courvoisier: Either Or And

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 19067
Catalog Code: RPR 1024
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A powerful duo recorded in the studio after their 2013 performance at The Stone in NYC from NY pianist Sylvie Courvoisier and UK saxophonist Evan Parker, with extraordinary playing over eight pieces presenting an inspired range of technical and impressionistic styles.


Pavone, Jessica : Silent Spills

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 22187
Catalog Code: RPR 1038
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.86



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Using viola, effects, and on one track, voice, New York improviser and Anthony Braxton ensemble member Jessica Pavone presents a uniquely voiced solo album, approaching the instrument through simple means that become increasingly twisted and unforseen as they advance.


Perch Hen Brock & Rainy (Ab Baars / Ig Henneman / Ingrid Laubrock / Tom Raine): Live @ The Jazz Hap

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 22189
Catalog Code: RPR 1051
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Crossing Netherland and New York players, Ab Baars on reeds, Ig Henneman on viola, Ingrid Laubrcok on sax and Tom Rainey on drums present an album of insightful improv that borrows approaches to sound from natural world, performed live at Tampere Jazz Happening, Finland in 2014.


Rasmussen, Mette / Chris Corsano Duo: All The Ghosts At Once

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 20385
Catalog Code: RPR 1037
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The enduring sax and drum duo format is invigorated with US drummer Chris Corsano and Danish saxophonist Mette Rasmussen, who push each other in free improvisation that uses insanely great technique while delivering a passionate and ecstatic dialog.


Roberts, Matana : Always

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 20384
Catalog Code: RPR 1036
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Two passionate studio improvisations from saxophonist Matana Roberts, who lovingly dedicates the album to "those bard(s) of summer...the ideas herein of which I gleaned/interrogated/investigated/celebrated with you..."; subtle, rich, and inspiring.


Shipp, Matthew Trio: Root Of Things

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 18863
Catalog Code: RPR 1022
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Pianist Shipp's long-standing trio with bassist Michael Bisio and drummer Whit Dickey, complex and inspired compositions that makes modern creative approaches to jazz beautifully accessible and essential.


Sikora, Catherine : Jersey

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 22186
Catalog Code: RPR 1049
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Irish-born New York based tenor saxophonist Catherine Sikora, know for her work with Eric Mingus, Hans-earl Park and Nick Didkovsky, in her first solo album, a strong release of passionate and informed free improv, 13 pieces revealing a unique and adept approach to the horn.


Thollem / Mazurek: Blind Curves and Box Canyons

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 23751
Catalog Code: RPR 1054
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Recorded at an exhibition of visual works by Chicago trumpeter Rob Mazurek in Texas, this was the first meeting with pianist Thollem McDonas, in an ardent session of explorative improvisation using electric and analog piano, sythn, samplers, cornet, voice, bells and effects; inquisitive and cathartic music of great drive.


Thollem / Wimberly / Cline: Radical Empathy

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 20901
Catalog Code: RPR-1041
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A trio of collective-improvisers recording in NYC's East Village in 2015 for exceptionally sympathetic dialog, instigated by electric keyboard improvisor Thollem McDonas, with Nels Cline on guitar and Charles Gayle cohort Michael Wimberly on drums; Fred Frith liner notes!


Ulher, Birgit / Leonel Kaplan: Stereo Trumpet

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 20380
Catalog Code: RPR 1030
Country: USA
 
Price: $10.80



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Recordings of two German trumpeters--Birgit Uhler and Leonel Kaplan--both using extended techniques and modern instrumental language, splitting their recordings between the left and right channels for clarity in their fascinating and unconventional dialogs.


Wooley, Nate (w/ Ingrid Laubrock, Sylvie Courvoisier & Matt Moran): Battle Pieces

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 20381
Catalog Code: RPR 1031
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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"Battle Pieces" was conceived as a background for an improviser, using linguistics, tape processes & aleatoric concepts to fashion an ever-shifting composition that supplies the soloist with information within the context of an ever-changing series of densities, velocities and silences.


Wright, Jack: As If Anything Can Be The Same

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 18327
Catalog Code: RPR 1019
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Acclaimed free improvising saxophonist Jack Wright is joined by his son Ben on double bass for these exceptional duos that balance space and color through extended techniques and an impecable sense of timing.