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  January 2021
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Halvorson's, Mary Code Girl: Artlessly Falling [VINYL 2 LPs] Halvorson's, Mary Code Girl:
Artlessly Falling [VINYL 2 LPs]

(Firehouse 12 Records -- USA )

Price: $39.95

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The 2nd Code Girl release from guitarist Mary Halvorson presents an embraceable and ambitious set of songs from 8 poetic forms for which Halvorson composed words & music, 3 of which are sung by Robert Wyatt, the others by Amirtha Kidambi, in a band with Thumbscrew members Michael Formanek (bass), Tomas Fujiwara (drums), plus Maria Grand (sax) and Adam O'Farrill (trumpet).

Pek Solo: Pursuing the Ideal Limit of Inquiry Pek Solo:
Pursuing the Ideal Limit of Inquiry

(Evil Clown -- USA )

Price: $8.00

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The fourth PEK Solo effort of 2020 finds Boston-area reedist David Peck in a virtual duo with himself, using a digital delay in a call and response on a single instrument - the tenor saxophone - his primary horn for a large part of his early history, demonstrating his current improvisational thinking & language on his most familiar instrument.

Alcorn, Susan Quintet: Pedernal Alcorn, Susan Quintet:
Pedernal

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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An innovator in integrating pedal steel guitar into modern improvised music, Cleveland-born, Baltimore-based pedal steel guitar player Susan Alcorn's quintet enlists a superb set of New York players--Mark Feldman on violin, Michael Formanek on double bass, Mary Halvorson on guitar, and Ryan Sawyer on drums--taking on a diverse set of Alcorn compositions.

La Casa, Eric / Jean-Luc Guionnet / Arnau Horta / Seijiro Murayama / Michaele-Andrea Schatt: Install La Casa, Eric / Jean-Luc Guionnet / Arnau Horta / Seijiro Murayama / Michaele-Andrea Schatt:
Installations [CD + 24 page booklet]

(Swarming -- France )

Price: $13.95

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A fascinating set of stereophonic electroacoustic compositions based on the recordings and mixes used for four sound installations in four galleries in France, impeccably captured and creatively edited: Eric La Casa & Jean-Luc Guionnet; Michaële-Andréa Schatt & Eric La Casa; Seijiro Murayama & Eric La Casa; and Arnau Horta & Eric La Casa.

MoE w/ Mette Rasmussen / Ikuro Takahashi: Painted MoE w/ Mette Rasmussen / Ikuro Takahashi:
Painted

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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During their 2019 Japan Tour, the collaboration of the Norwegian experimental rock band MoE and alto sax virtuoso Mette Rasmussen extended their trio with legendary drummer Ikuru Takahashi to record this energetic, rough and tumble album exploring the boundaries between free improvisation, skronky rock, and other confrontational, conceptual crossover forms.

Sun Ra And His Outer Space Arkestra: A Fire Side Chat With Lucifer Sun Ra And His Outer Space Arkestra:
A Fire Side Chat With Lucifer

(Modern Harmonic -- USA )

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This reissue of the 1983 Saturn Research LP presents two aspects of the Sun Ra Arkestra, the first side with the 80's classics "Nuclear War" along with "Retrospect" and "Makeup"; the second side presenting the extended and more experimental "A Fireside Chat with Lucifer", a 20 minute well balanced, open framework that allows for both melodic soloing and extended free exchanges.

Lisbon Improvisation Players: Motion Lisbon Improvisation Players:
Motion

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $13.95

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A precursor to his Motion Trio, this is a 2002 studio recording led by saxophonist Rodrigo Amado performing on baritone & tenor saxophones, with US West Coast saxophonist Steve Adams on soprano & tenor saxophones, Acacio Salero on drums, plus New York bassist Ken Filiano, improvising over six works that show the depth and mastery of each individually and collectively.

Chen, Audrey / Phil Minton : Frothing Morse Chen, Audrey / Phil Minton :
Frothing Morse

(Tour de Bras -- Canada )

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Two innovators of free vocal improvisation come together for a concert at Santa Chiara Nuova Church during the 2015 ImprovvisaMente festival in Lodi, Italy, setting aside Chen's cello and electronics to focus on pure voice interactions, each using their unique language and technique in a single 37 minute performance of intrepid, inexplicable and unique improv.

Guionnet, Jean-Luc: Solo A La Decollation Guionnet, Jean-Luc:
Solo A La Decollation

(Tour de Bras -- Canada )

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Emphasizing unusual aspects of the pipe organ, composer and typically reedist Jean-Luc Guionnet (Hubbub, Return of the New Thing) performs solo on the organ at the Church of the Decollation of Saint-Jean Baptiste in L'Isle-verte, Quebec, Canada, taking a sound-oriented approach to the instrument with a minimalist attitude through four extended performances.

Muller, Matthias / Eric Normand / Petr Vrba: Triche! Muller, Matthias / Eric Normand / Petr Vrba:
Triche!

(Tour de Bras / Circum-Disc -- Canada )

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A set of informed avant/abstract acoustic and electroacoustic improvisations recorded in the studio in Austria in 2019, from the transatlantic trio of Euro free jazz legend, trombonist Matthias Muller, Quebec bassist Eric Normand on electric bass, and innovative trumpeter Petr Vrba also deploying electronics, the trio's interaction focused on patient and inspired sonic detail.

GGRIL + Jean-Luc Guionnet: Tatouages Miroir GGRIL + Jean-Luc Guionnet:
Tatouages Miroir

(Tour de Bras / Circum-Disc -- Canada )

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"While my approach to writing is entirely charged with the experience of the stage, with the tension inherent in improvisation, I am not trying to reproduce any musical result to which these practices have brought me. On the contrary, m...

Taylor, Trevor: Oscillations 12 Tone Music For Jazz Quintet Taylor, Trevor:
Oscillations 12 Tone Music For Jazz Quintet

(FMR -- UK )

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Exploring the jazz tradition through 12 tone serial tone row scales, along with graphic scores & other variations, from UK composer Trevor Taylor, also on drums & vibraphones, in a quintet with Shanti Paul Jayashina on trumpet, Josh Ison on saxophones, Dan Banks on piano, and Jose Canha on Double Bass, in a set of tunes that beautifully balance freedom and lyricism.

Dunmall. Paul with Metcalfe / Owston / Jozwiak: Unmasked Dunmall. Paul with Metcalfe / Owston / Jozwiak:
Unmasked

(FMR -- UK )

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The other side of Paul Dunmall's characteristic saxophone work is heard here on the alto flute, bringing Dunmall together with fellow flutist Neil Metcalf and the rhythm section of James Owston on bass and Tymek Jozwiak on drums for four exceptional improvisations that focus more on interaction and less on soloing, showcasing all four through sophisticated performance.

Schindler, Udo / Jaap Blonk: Lakefront Discussions Schindler, Udo / Jaap Blonk:
Lakefront Discussions

(FMR -- UK )

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Van Schouwburg, Jeam Nichel  / Lawrence Cassserely / Yoko Miura: Arcturus Sverdrup Balance On Tour Van Schouwburg, Jeam Nichel / Lawrence Cassserely / Yoko Miura:
Arcturus Sverdrup Balance On Tour

(FMR -- UK )

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Dunmal, Paul Sextet (Dunmall / Pursglove / Foote / Saunders / Owston / Bashford): Cosmic Dream Proje Dunmal, Paul Sextet (Dunmall / Pursglove / Foote / Saunders / Owston / Bashford):
Cosmic Dream Projection

(FMR -- UK )

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A studio project led by Paul Dumall on alto & tenor saxophones and alto flute, recorded while on touring hiatus during the pandemic, composing six passionate and melodically charged works performed by the brilliant sextet of Percy Pursglove on trumpet, Richard Foote on trombone, Steven Saunders on guitar, James Owston on bass, and Jim Bashford on drums.

Blume, Martin / Lou Houtkamp / Steve Beresford: Shed 1 Blume, Martin / Lou Houtkamp / Steve Beresford:
Shed 1

(FMR -- UK )

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A superb concert of masterful collective improvisation captured live at LOFT Cologne in 2018 from the trio of Luc Houtkamp on tenor saxophone & clarinet, Steve Beresford on piano & objects, and Martin Blume on drums & percussion, in three extended improvisations, thoughtful work building to periods of powerful passion while maintaining a reflective introspectiveness.

Schindler, Udo / Ove Volquartz: Tales About Exploding Tress And Other Absurdites Schindler, Udo / Ove Volquartz:
Tales About Exploding Tress And Other Absurdites

(FMR -- UK )

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In Layers  (Marcelo Dos Reis / Onno Govaert / Kristian Martinsson / Luis Vicente): Pliable In Layers (Marcelo Dos Reis / Onno Govaert / Kristian Martinsson / Luis Vicente):
Pliable

(FMR -- UK )

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Portuguese guitarist Marcelo Dos Reis and trumpeter Luís Vicente, Icelandic pianist Kristján Martinsson and Dutch drummer Onno Govaert release their 2nd album, moving from the studio to a live concert at Salão Brazil in Coimbra in 2018, performing six collective improvisations of explorative and technically advanced, cutting edge free improv.

Schindler, Udo / Damon Smith / Karina Erhard: The Munich Sound Studies Vol 1 Schindler, Udo / Damon Smith / Karina Erhard:
The Munich Sound Studies Vol 1

(FMR -- UK )

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I approach the picture directly
and each time it ends up with the material confronting me,
and often I let it do as it wishes,
as I have discovered that this is wiser than any calculation.
Craft, technique and excitement are ...

Schindler. Udo / Damon Smith / Jaap Blonk: The Munich Sound Studies Vol 2 & 3 Schindler. Udo / Damon Smith / Jaap Blonk:
The Munich Sound Studies Vol 2 & 3

(FMR -- UK )

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Parcour
improvising jesters
cheer juggle frequencies
energetic detonations
the composed food
despite

eruptive
bruschetti pounce
irritated outside the plate
filled stomachs vibrate grumble
difficul...

Faustino, Hernani / Joao Madeira: dB Duet Faustino, Hernani / Joao Madeira:
dB Duet

(FMR -- UK )

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Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall: Upward Fall Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall:
Upward Fall

(FMR -- UK )

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Metal Chaos Ensemble: Don Quixote Metal Chaos Ensemble:
Don Quixote

(Evil Clown -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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An epic journey through diverse improvisational approaches within a composed framework, using heavy percussion of unusual & world origins, electronics, rock/groove elements and prepared mixes created from samples, from the Boston duo of David Peck (PEK) on reeds & an arsenal of devices & sources, and Yuri Zbitnoff on drums & percussion, with narration points along the way.

MPT Trio (Mela / Paz / Trujillo): Volume 1 MPT Trio (Mela / Paz / Trujillo):
Volume 1

(577 -- USA )

Price: $14.00

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Influenced by both free jazz and Caribbean folk music, the NYC-based MPT Trio, led by Francisco Mela (Crash Trio, Joe Lovano, McCoy Tyner, John Scofield, Kenny Barron, Gary Bartz), presents a stylistically innovative sound on their debut album, presenting eight original pieces blending diverse musical traditions with contemporary & avant-garde jazz structures.

Sun Ra Arkestra: Swirling [2 LPS] Sun Ra Arkestra:
Swirling [2 LPS]

(STRUT / Artyard -- UK & US )

Price: $29.95

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The first new Sun Ra Arkestra album in twenty years, recorded in Philadelphia under the direction of saxophonist Marshall Allan, with long-standing Arkestra members including Danny Ray Thompson, Michael Ray, Vincent Chancey, Knoel Scott, Cecil Brooks, Atakatune, Elson Nascimento and Tyler Mitchel, with new material and new renderings of classic Ra compositions.

Sun Ra: Egypt 1971 [4 CDs] Sun Ra:
Egypt 1971 [4 CDs]

(STRUT -- UK & US )

Price: $24.95

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Originally released in 3 LPs as Live in Egypt on Thoth Intergalactic and then as the Saturn albums Dark Myth Equation Visitation, Nidhamu & Horizon, this set reissues and expands the 1971 Sun Ra tour recordings: The Mena House Hotel in Giza; a concert at Hartmut Geerken's in Heliopolis; a live Cairo TV channel broadcast; and a concert at Cairo's the Ballon Theatre.

Zorn, John (Stephen Gosling): The Turner Etudes Zorn, John (Stephen Gosling):
The Turner Etudes

(Tzadik -- USA )

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A suite of short pieces for solo piano subtitled "Images and Impressions for Piano", composed by John Zorn and performed by frequent Zorn interpreter Stephen Gosling, the works inspired by the sketches of English painter J.M.W. Turner, embracing influences including Ligeti, Scriabin, Bach, Glass, Debussy, Bartok, Berio, Feldman, Xenakis, Schoenberg &c.

Zorn, John: Azoth Zorn, John:
Azoth

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Two compositions by John Zorn for solo cello and two works for cello and rhythm section, performed by cellists Jay Campbell (JACK Quartet) and Michael Nicolas (Brooklyn Rider, International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE)), with drummer Ches Smith and bassist Jorge Roeder taking the rhythm chairs; exciting and innovative compositions in virtuoso performances.

Bailey, Derek / Mototeru Takagi: Live At Farout, Atsugi 1987 [VINYL] Bailey, Derek / Mototeru Takagi:
Live At Farout, Atsugi 1987 [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Toyozumi, Sabu / Mats Gustafsson: Hokusai [VINYL] Toyozumi, Sabu / Mats Gustafsson:
Hokusai [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Guy, Barry : Irvin's Comet [VINYL] Guy, Barry :
Irvin's Comet [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Milasius, Juozas / Tomas Kutavicius / Dalius Naujokaitis, featuring Lithuanian Young Composers Orche Milasius, Juozas / Tomas Kutavicius / Dalius Naujokaitis, featuring Lithuanian Young Composers Orchestra:
Live At Willisau, 1993 [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Wooley, Nate / Liudas Mockunas / Barry Guy / Arkadijus Gotesmanas: NOX [VINYL] Wooley, Nate / Liudas Mockunas / Barry Guy / Arkadijus Gotesmanas:
NOX [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Shepp, Archie: Blase And Yasmina Revisited Shepp, Archie:
Blase And Yasmina Revisited

(ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd -- Switzerland )

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Revisiting two of Archie Shepp's 1969 recordings released on the BYG label as Blasé, and title track to Yasmina, three tracks featuring the vocals of Jeanne Lee, with four band configurations including Dave Burrell, Malachi Favors, Lester Bowie, Roscoe Mitchell, Sunny Murray, Philly Joe Jones, &c., beautifully remastered to bring to light Shepp's pan-stylistic impulses.

Taylor, Cecil Mixed To Unit: Structures Revisited Taylor, Cecil Mixed To Unit:
Structures Revisited

(ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd -- Switzerland )

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Bringing together two essential and impeccably remastered 1960's Cecil Taylor albums — Cecil Taylor Unit Structures and Cecil Taylor Unit Mixed — presenting both traditional influences and Taylor's unique approaches to modern jazz, featuring two septets with musicians including Jimmy Lyons, Henry Grimes, Archies Shepp, Ted Curson, Andrew Cyrille, Roswell Rudd, Sunny Murray, &c.

Bailey, Derek / Mototeru Takagi: Live At Farout, Atsugi 1987 Bailey, Derek / Mototeru Takagi:
Live At Farout, Atsugi 1987

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Gratkowski, Frank / Achim Kaufmann / Wilbert de Joode / Tony Buck: Flatbosc & Cautery Gratkowski, Frank / Achim Kaufmann / Wilbert de Joode / Tony Buck:
Flatbosc & Cautery

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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RED trio and Celebration Band: Suite 10 Years Anniversary [2 CDs] RED trio and Celebration Band:
Suite 10 Years Anniversary [2 CDs]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Rivers, Sam Trio (feat Joe Daley / Dave Holland / Thurman Baker ): Braids: Archive series Volume 4 Rivers, Sam Trio (feat Joe Daley / Dave Holland / Thurman Baker ):
Braids: Archive series Volume 4

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Takayanagi, Masayuki JoJo / Nobuyoshi Ino / Masabumi PUU Kikuchi: Live At Jazz Inn Lovely 1990 Takayanagi, Masayuki JoJo / Nobuyoshi Ino / Masabumi PUU Kikuchi:
Live At Jazz Inn Lovely 1990

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Toyozumi, Sabu / Mats Gustafsson: Hokusai Toyozumi, Sabu / Mats Gustafsson:
Hokusai

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Futari (Satoko Fujii / Taiko Saito): Beyond Futari (Satoko Fujii / Taiko Saito):
Beyond

(Libra -- Japan )

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