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Parkinson, Tim / Apartment House: An Album <i>[Used Item]</i> Parkinson, Tim / Apartment House:
An Album [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Collecting five chamber works from prolific London-based composer Tim Parkinson, written between 1998 and 2017 and performed by the Apartment House ensemble: one piece for solo violin performed by Mira Benjamin, two duos for violin & piano (by Benjamin & Siwan Rhys), a quintet for winds and strings and a septet, both featuring flute and bass clarinet.

Cameron, Allison / Apartment House: Somatic Refrain <i>[Used Item]</i> Cameron, Allison / Apartment House:
Somatic Refrain [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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A diverse set of compositions from Canadian composer Allison Cameron showing the breadth of her interests across experimental and compositional forms, including a solo multiphonic work for bass clarinet; a guitar trio with the Allison Cameron band of Cameron, Eric Chenaux & Stephen Parkinson; and Apartment House performing quintet and sextet compositions.

Lely, John / Apartment House: Meander Selection <i>[Used Item]</i> Lely, John / Apartment House:
Meander Selection [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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A diverse set of compositions by London composer, performer and improviser John Lely performed by the UK ensemble Apartment House, demonstrating the spectrum of Lely's work across string quartets, solo piano works, a solo electronic piece, and a work for violin, two violas & cello; works of cohesive direction across a variety of approaches and interests.

Venable, Phil : Bassworks, Vol 1  <i>[Used Item]</i> Venable, Phil :
Bassworks, Vol 1 [Used Item]

(Soul City Sounds -- USA )

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Three muscular and inventive solo improvisations on the acoustic upright bass from North Carolina bassist and composer Phil Venable, a member of Tragic Assembly and The Phil Venable - Paul Swest Duo, recorded in the studio in 2022, the three "Basswork" parts are mostly demonstrating his strong walking and plucking skills, at times applying objects to his strings.

Cameron, Allison / Apartment House: Somatic Refrain <i>[Used Item]</i> Cameron, Allison / Apartment House:
Somatic Refrain [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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A diverse set of compositions from Canadian composer Allison Cameron showing the breadth of her interests across experimental and compositional forms, including a solo multiphonic work for bass clarinet; a guitar trio with the Allison Cameron band of Cameron, Eric Chenaux & Stephen Parkinson; and Apartment House performing quintet and sextet compositions.

Lely, John / Apartment House: Meander Selection <i>[Used Item]</i> Lely, John / Apartment House:
Meander Selection [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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A diverse set of compositions by London composer, performer and improviser John Lely performed by the UK ensemble Apartment House, demonstrating the spectrum of Lely's work across string quartets, solo piano works, a solo electronic piece, and a work for violin, two violas & cello; works of cohesive direction across a variety of approaches and interests.

Parkinson, Tim / Apartment House: An Album <i>[Used Item]</i> Parkinson, Tim / Apartment House:
An Album [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Collecting five chamber works from prolific London-based composer Tim Parkinson, written between 1998 and 2017 and performed by the Apartment House ensemble: one piece for solo violin performed by Mira Benjamin, two duos for violin & piano (by Benjamin & Siwan Rhys), a quintet for winds and strings and a septet, both featuring flute and bass clarinet.

Davies, Rhodri: Dwa Dni <i>[Used Item]</i> Davies, Rhodri:
Dwa Dni [Used Item]

(Amgen Records -- UK )

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Two recording sessions yielding 15 recordings of solo harp improvisations in Rhodri Davies' fifth releases on his Amgen imprint, beautifully intricate works from exuberant to introspective, with titles borrowed from the works of Lisa Jarnot, Ed Luker, Nathaniel Mackey, Redell Olsen, Sun Ra, Nisha Ramayya, Sarah Riggs and Leslie Scalapino, and cover art by Jean-Luc Guionnet.

Various Artists: Elliott Sharp Presents I Never Metaguitar 6 <i>[Used Item]</i> Various Artists:
Elliott Sharp Presents I Never Metaguitar 6 [Used Item]

(Klanggalerie -- Germany )

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Elliott Sharp's impressive series "Never Metaguitar" with releases on Clean Feed and Klanggalerie continues in this 6th volume of 18 remarkable and diverse approaches to the stringed instrument, effected and not, with contributors including Dougie Bowne, Wendy Eisenberg, Charles K. Noyes, André Cholmondele, Toto Alvarez, Zona Zanjeros, David Torn, &c. &c.

Nevai, Nandor w/ Tim Dahl / Trevor Dunn: << The Die Motherfucker Volume 2>> <i>[Used Item]</i> Nevai, Nandor w/ Tim Dahl / Trevor Dunn:
<< The Die Motherfucker Volume 2>> [Used Item]

(Psykomanteum -- USA )

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Drummer and conductor Nandor Nevai's NY trio with bassist Tim Dahl and bassist Trevor Dunn in the fifth iteration of his _ ("UNDRSKOR") project, championing a novel fusion-idiom referred to as 'Neauxtheque' which may be said to invoke "Danger Classical", the Martial Pop subgenre of Industrial and the virtuosic demands of Technical Death Metal.

Itakura, Bun / Mishio Ogawa : Stardust <i>[Used Item]</i> Itakura, Bun / Mishio Ogawa :
Stardust [Used Item]

(Ultragash -- Japan )

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A flowing twilight electro-jazz cover of the standard "Stardust" from Japanese guitarist Bun Itakura and vocalist Mishio Ogawa, expanding the melody and Ogawa's phrasing with encompassing electronics and percussion from Takefumi Kobayashi; backed with an experimental "Mystery Making Factory" using paint brush, harmonic tone guitar, and mbira.

Wunschmusik (Wunsch / Steyer / Cavenati): Muss Atonal Eigentlich Witzig Sein? <i>[Used Item]</i> Wunschmusik (Wunsch / Steyer / Cavenati):
Muss Atonal Eigentlich Witzig Sein? [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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German vocalist Birgit Wunsch leads this improvising trio with Edith Steyer on clarinet & saxophone and Alberto Cavenati on guitar, using abstract and atonal melodies in a chamber improvised setting for freely improvised voice, text and sound, crossing a sense of pop music with non-idiomatic improvisation of great technical and creative intent.

Comte, Richard: Derive de la base et du sommet  <i>[Used Item]</i> Comte, Richard:
Derive de la base et du sommet [Used Item]

(nunc. -- France )

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Translating to "Base and vertex drift", French guitarist Richard Comte (Hippie Diktat, Vegan Dallas) present four darkly ominous solo works on electric guitar through slowly shifting chords and deep reverberation, punctuated with ringing tones and light moments that peer through sonic clouds, his ambience a backdrop to alternations of lucidity and submersion.

Clucas, Dan / Kyle Motl / Nathan Hubbard: Daydream and Halting <i>[Used Item]</i> Clucas, Dan / Kyle Motl / Nathan Hubbard:
Daydream and Halting [Used Item]

(FMR -- UK )

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A collective West Coast trio from double bassist Kyle Motl (Treesearch) with cornetist Dan Clucas, also on violin and moxeno (an Andean wind instrument) and drummer Nathan Hubbard, imbued with a spiritual and natural chamber jazz feeling, their improvisations influenced by concepts of daydreams, incandescence and zephyrs; a beautiful and open-minded album.

Canha, Jose / Dan Banks / Trevor Taylor: Guernica <i>[Used Item]</i> Canha, Jose / Dan Banks / Trevor Taylor:
Guernica [Used Item]

(FMR -- UK )

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Recording in the studio in Hornchurch, UK in 2022, the open-minded, innately lyrical and freely improvising trio of pianist Dan Banks, long-time collaborator with drummer Trevor Taylor at the latter's Jazz825 club in Southend-on-Sea, and Portuguese double bassist Jose Canhas, are heard in five impeccable contemporary jazz recordings, warm collective conversations of adept skill.

Banks / Ison / Canha / Taylor : Luminos 2 <i>[Used Item]</i> Banks / Ison / Canha / Taylor :
Luminos 2 [Used Item]

(FMR -- UK )

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The 2nd release from the UK collective quartet of Jose Canha on double bass, Trevor Taylor on drums, percussion, Dan Banks on piano and Josh Ison on saxophone, exploring the intersection between freely improvised music and free-jazz, drawing out energetic and subtle moments in lyrical interactions through energetic and focused momentum with a full range of character.

Armaroli, Sergio / Steve Piccolo / Elliott Sharp: Blue In Mind <i>[Used Item]</i> Armaroli, Sergio / Steve Piccolo / Elliott Sharp:
Blue In Mind [Used Item]

(Leo Records -- UK )

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An unusual blend of jazz tradition, spoken word and soundscape, presenting mostly as a jazz album with spoken narration from Steve Piccolo (Lounge Lizards) guiding the album with abstract comments that interject with Sergio Armaroli's virtuoso vibe playing, Elliot Sharp adding both acoustic sax elements and inventive sonic environments underpinning many moments; conceptually fascinating.

Matthews, Wade / Carmen Morales: Fall Five Improvisations <i>[Used Item]</i> Matthews, Wade / Carmen Morales:
Fall Five Improvisations [Used Item]

(Aural Terrains -- UK )

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Inspired by and recorded at the basilica of a former monastery overlooking a valley in southern Spain, the duo of Wade MatthInspired by and recorded at the basilica of a former monastery overlooking a valley in southern Spain, the duo of Wade Matthews on digital synthesis & field recordings and Carmen Morales on prepared piano, present improvisations with a unique palette of timbres, contrasting spacious moments against rapid interaction as they "Plunge and Tumble" through five captivating dialogs.ews on digital synthesis & field recordings and Carmen Morales on prepared piano, present improvisations with a unique palette of timbres, contrasting spacious moments with rapid interaction as they "Plunge and Tumble" through five captivating dialogs.

Paiuk, Gabriel: Adjacent Sound <i>[Used Item]</i> Paiuk, Gabriel:
Adjacent Sound [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Four works from Amsterdam-based Argentina composer Gabriel Paiuk, particularly "The Construction of an Imaginary Acoustic Space" about the intertwining of technology, affect, space and listening, performed by the New European Ensemble in a mix of strings, reed, brass, piano and tape; also a solo work for cello; a solo work for piano; and a piece for three clarinets.

Shim, Kunsu: LUFT.INNERES <i>[Used Item]</i> Shim, Kunsu:
LUFT.INNERES [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Six chamber works for strings by Korean composer and Fluxus performance artist Kunsu Shim, performed by the Luna String Quartet, "specialists in quiet music", along with six short pieces written for Kunsu by composer friends and collaborators, including Arnold Marinissen, Ammon Wolman, Alwynne Pritchard, Nicolaus A. Huber, Gerhard Stabler and Anton Lukoszeviez

Studio Dan / Christian F. Schiller: HOHNOR [CD-EP] <i>[Used Item]</i> Studio Dan / Christian F. Schiller:
HOHNOR [CD-EP] [Used Item]

(ROS -- Germany )

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A chamber music piece for two harmonicas and an ensemble of strings, brass and drums, written by Austrian composer Christian F. Schiller, originally premiered at the Austrian Cultural Forum in New York in 2017 by the Austrian new music ensemble Studio Dan directed by Daniel Riegler, who perform the work again in the studio in Vienna in 2019 for this album release.

Hiroui, Larsson Andreas: Seduced By (A) Last Year <i>[Used Item]</i> Hiroui, Larsson Andreas:
Seduced By (A) Last Year [Used Item]

(thanatosis produktion -- Sweden )

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Seeking to combine the interdisciplinary practices of Swedish percussionist, artist and philosopher Larsson Andreas Hiroui and his ensemble of Johanna Arve and Johan Jutterstrom into a single method, this extended work compiles their collective history into digital archives that are presented in a layered set of spoken observations and instrumental improvisations.

Sinton, Josh: b. <i>[Used Item]</i> Sinton, Josh:
b. [Used Item]

(FiP recordings -- USA )

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The third solo saxophone record from Brooklyn improviser Josh Sinton, and his first recorded solely on the baritone saxophone, an instrument for which Sinton explains he has dedicated half his life, heard in this remarkably diverse set on the lower horn that he approaches lyrically, technically, emotionally and with startling singularity.

Secret People (Moorgan / Carlson / Gentile): Secret People <i>[Used Item]</i> Secret People (Moorgan / Carlson / Gentile):
Secret People [Used Item]

(Out Of Your Head Records -- USA )

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A determined set of electric jazz from the Brooklyn, NYC trio of Nathaniel Morgan (Buckminster) on alto saxophone, Dustin Carlson on guitar & bass and Kate Gentile on drums & vibraphone, bringing driving rock and experimental music approaches to their improvisations, a uniquely voice and tenacious trio of unorthodox improvisers.

Decorato, Michelangelo / Leo Cicala: Thauma <i>[Used Item]</i> Decorato, Michelangelo / Leo Cicala:
Thauma [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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An introspectively lovely and reflective album of electroacoustic composition through minimal electronics, piano, samples and electronics, from the collaboration of Italian sound artists Michelangelo Decorato and Leo Cicala, with trumpeter Luca Calabrese joining on one piece; sophisticatedly languid, alluring and detailed ambient music.

Ellestad, Mark: Discreet Angel <i>[Used Item]</i> Ellestad, Mark:
Discreet Angel [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Three chamber works by Calgary, Canadian composer Mark Ellestad composed between 1988 and 1994 and recently retrieved by the composer, including the title track, a graceful solo guitar work performed by Christián Alvear; a meditative piece for pump organ & Hardanger fiddle performed by the composer; and a large work for violin and cello performed by Apartment House.

Fernandes, Mane : Enter The sQUIGG <i>[Used Item]</i> Fernandes, Mane :
Enter The sQUIGG [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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A unique album of oddly metered yet highly rhythmic jazz from guitarist and composer Mané Fernandes, a member of Pedro Alves Melo Omniae Large Ensemble, but more importantly, part of a scene he refers to as Post-Beat Aesthetics, merging electronic and synthetic elements into jazz form, a serious and diverting direction for creative improv and studio play.

Pospieszalski, Marek : Polish Composers Of The 20th Century [2 CDs] <i>[Used Item]</i> Pospieszalski, Marek :
Polish Composers Of The 20th Century [2 CDs] [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Featuring some of Poland's most interesting improvisers and contemporary players and led by wind & reedist Marek Pospieszalski, this 8-piece ensemble use the compositions of Krauze, Kotonski, Baird, Rudzinksi, Stachowski, Sikorsi, &c. as the inspiration and influence for sophisticated arrangements & improvisations merging concepts of jazz, contemporary composition & sound art.

Villavecchia, Liba Trio: Zaidin <i>[Used Item]</i> Villavecchia, Liba Trio:
Zaidin [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Referencing Thomas Chapin, Ornette Coleman, Roscoe Mitchell & Evan Parker, Spanish saxophonist Liba Villavechia's trio with drummer/percussionsit Vasco Trilla and double bassist Alex Reviriego explore the "tentacles that stem from the great Jazz octopus" through five Villavecchia compositions, one collective improv, and Thomas Chapin's "Bypass".

Killing Popes, The (Steidle / Mobus / Nicholls / Downes / Donkin): Ego Kills <i>[Used Item]</i> Killing Popes, The (Steidle / Mobus / Nicholls / Downes / Donkin):
Ego Kills [Used Item]

(Shhpuma -- Portugal )

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An incredibly inventive album of 21st century jazz incorporating a twisted wealth of rock and electronic elements, in the 2nd album from Killing Popes led by drummer Oli Steidle and keyboardist Dan Nicholls, with Frank Mobus (guitar) and Phil Donkin (bass), Philipp Gropper (saxophone), Jelena Kuljic (voice & sampler) plus Natalie Sandtorv & Liv Nicholls on voice.

Zingaro, Carlos / Pedro Carneiro: Elogio Das Sombras <i>[Used Item]</i> Zingaro, Carlos / Pedro Carneiro:
Elogio Das Sombras [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Translating to "Eulogy of the Shadows", the free improvising duo of violinist Carlos Zingaro and percussionist Pedro Carneiro performing on marimba with a damper pedal, structure their work as though emerging out of the dark night, each step subtly increasing the glow of luminescence through intensity of interaction until receding again into obscurity; sublime.

Rite Of Trio, The (Silva / Louro / Alves): Free Development Of Delirium <i>[Used Item]</i> Rite Of Trio, The (Silva / Louro / Alves):
Free Development Of Delirium [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Drawing on genres blurring avant jazz, compositional forms, experimental rock and their uniquely twisted sense of humor, the Portuguese trio of guitarist Andre Silva, bassist Filipe Louro, and drummer Pedro Alves (also credited for screams!) present their sophomore album, a strange and compelling set of delirious improvisations in three Parts organized across 13 tracks.

Sandell, Sten / Lisa Ullen: Double Music <i>[Used Item]</i> Sandell, Sten / Lisa Ullen:
Double Music [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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The first duo album by pianists Sten Sandell and Lisa Ullen, recorded in their home country of Sweden, performing eight freely improvised piano works which include the two-part "Double Music" and two-part "Onyx", each recording contrasting complex interplay of discord and harmony with beautiful passages of introspection and intellectual depth; a remarkable merging of masterful talent.

Padang Food Tigers (Stephen Lewis / Spencer Grady): God's Plenty <i>[Used Item]</i> Padang Food Tigers (Stephen Lewis / Spencer Grady):
God's Plenty [Used Item]

(Shhpuma -- Portugal )

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Blurring abstract electronics with folk improvisation in gently evolving music with an experimental edge, the London Panang Food Tigers duo of Stephen Lewis and Spencer Grady use keyboards, guitars, dobro, charango, field recordings and electronic sources to create contemplative atmospheres, a sort of ambient-folk music drawing out forgotten daydreams and moods; beautiful.

Moon-Liters / Millennium Development Goals (D. Liedel): Nerve Agent! <i>[Used Item]</i> Moon-Liters / Millennium Development Goals (D. Liedel):
Nerve Agent! [Used Item]

(Shhpuma -- Portugal )

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Essentially written by Philadelphia multi-instrumentalist D. Liedel, who handles most of the parts on this unusual blend of rock, electronics, jazz, pop punk and a number of unlikely genres, presenting strange songs that take sharp turns into twisted realms, neatly layering each piece into a heady brew that's hard to pin down, but a great deal of fun trying.

Fox, Christopher: Hieroglyphs <i>[Used Item]</i> Fox, Christopher:
Hieroglyphs [Used Item]

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

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Three works from English composer Christopher Fox performed by the five-member Ensemble SEV, with two renderings of his work "This is the Wind" along with three duos, each combining two of a set of six "Paralogos", a solo work for violin--"Planes and Folds"--and the title piece "Hieroglyph" about decoding the incomprehensibility of unfamiliar music.

Kunz, Christopher / Florian Fischer: Die Unwucht <i>[Used Item]</i> Kunz, Christopher / Florian Fischer:
Die Unwucht [Used Item]

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

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The Die Unwucht (The Imbalance) duo of saxophonist Christopher Kunz and drummer Florian Fische was formed to explore jazz tradition while looking for ways to break down restrictive boundaries and create their own forms of expression, achieving a great balance and equality in Kunz' lyrical playing with a Getz/Desmond sound against Fische's active interactions.

Bourne, Matthew / Emil Karlsen: The Embalmer <i>[Used Item]</i> Bourne, Matthew / Emil Karlsen:
The Embalmer [Used Item]

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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Burnett, Aaron: Correspondence <i>[Used Item]</i> Burnett, Aaron:
Correspondence [Used Item]

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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MARK THRU BARCODE PROMO

Hellgren, My / Peter Soderberg: Plucked and Bowed  <i>[Used Item]</i> Hellgren, My / Peter Soderberg:
Plucked and Bowed [Used Item]

(FRIM Records -- Sweden )

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The literal album title belies the subtle interplay between Swedish improvisers, cellist My Hellgren and Peter Söderberg, the latter known for his work on classical lute but here on guitar, oud and theorbo (a long-necked lute that adds additional bass notes), recording an extended, warmly beautiful and intricate acoustic dialog of gentle tension and masterful skill.

Lanz, Joke / Dieb13 : Musical Education <i>[Used Item]</i> Lanz, Joke / Dieb13 :
Musical Education [Used Item]

(Klanggalerie -- Germany )

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A startling and energetically exciting collision of cleverly eclectic sound sources when Swiss turntablist and sound artist Joke Lanz met Austrian improviser and turntablist Dieb13 (Dieter Kovacic) for this amazing 2020 concert at GrillX in Vienna, using three turntables to create an incredible collage of sounds from the humorous to the awe inspiring.

Carneiro, Pedro / Pedro Melo Alves: Bad Company <i>[Used Item]</i> Carneiro, Pedro / Pedro Melo Alves:
Bad Company [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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The title a reference to a 1953 poem by Yasuoka Shotaro, this album instead finds excellent company in the Portuguese duo of percussionists Pedro Carneiro on marimba with quarter tone extension and Pedro Melo Alves on prepared drums, their informed and unhurried improvised dialog merging concepts and influences of contemporary compositional music in compelling ways.

Liuzzi / Massaro / La Volpe / Martusciello: Elica Multisensory Improvisation <i>[Used Item]</i> Liuzzi / Massaro / La Volpe / Martusciello:
Elica Multisensory Improvisation [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A fascinating Italian project using improv techniques on voice, bass clarinet, prepared guitars & banjos and live electronics, allowing each musician to generate sounds by using their senses to listen and reflect on the world around them, from Elio Martusciello (live electronics), Chiara Liuzzi (voice), Francesco Massaro (reeds & electronics) & Adolfo La Volpe (guitars & objects).

Kolibri, Mara / Fredi Proll: Primus 17 <i>[Used Item]</i> Kolibri, Mara / Fredi Proll:
Primus 17 [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A diverse set of conversations between Austrian improvisers, drummer/percussionist Fredi Pröll (Trio Now!, Lull) and free vocalist Mara Kolibri, recording in the studio for seven concise and far-ranging dialogs, from cantankerous interactions to controlled incoherence of absurdly implied vocalization punctuated with creative percussive reaction, often returning to lyrical jazz-influenced moments.

Expanse Meets The JMDE Quartet: Scope <i>[Used Item]</i> Expanse Meets The JMDE Quartet:
Scope [Used Item]

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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Izquierdo / Lewandowski / Kuldkepp / Mayer: Favourite Galaxy <i>[Used Item]</i> Izquierdo / Lewandowski / Kuldkepp / Mayer:
Favourite Galaxy [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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The Hamburg-based performing quartet of Lorena Izquierdo on free improvised voice, Aziz Lewandowski on cello & voice, Kris Kuldkepp on double bass and Felix Mayer on trombone are heard in these eight studio recordings of quietly creepy conversation, generally slow motion and reflectively introspective work that occasionally rises in throttled crescendo.

Jones, Jean Claude (JC): Give It Your All - Wild Guitar Musings 2 <i>[Used Item]</i> Jones, Jean Claude (JC):
Give It Your All - Wild Guitar Musings 2 [Used Item]

(Kadima -- Israel )

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Active and informed improvisations on acoustic guitar from Jean Claude "JC" Jones, label leader of the Kadima Collective and also known as a double bassist, though his roots are in the guitar, which he has returned to with vigor since 2016, performing on lap-style prepared acoustic and prepared Spanish guitar, heard here in 13 concise pieces titled by single words.

Via Lucis Trio: Via Lucis Trio <i>[Used Item]</i> Via Lucis Trio:
Via Lucis Trio [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Previously played Squidco store copy, used for cataloging and samples, in excellent condition.

"The jazz is not always subject to their premises. Even the breaks in their future creative. The jazz in the present century, taking t...

Scarassatti, Marco / Eduardo Chagas / Gloria Damijan / Abdul Moimeme: Rumor <i>[Used Item]</i> Scarassatti, Marco / Eduardo Chagas / Gloria Damijan / Abdul Moimeme:
Rumor [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Previously played Squidco store copy, used for cataloging and samples, in excellent condition.

"Rumor is a studio session by four musicians who had recently performed together for the first time during the 2014 MIA improvisation ...

Chientaroli, Nico: Cada Fuego Es El Primero <i>[Used Item]</i> Chientaroli, Nico:
Cada Fuego Es El Primero [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Previously played Squidco store copy, used for cataloging and samples, in excellent condition.

"Argentinian pianist (by way of Amsterdam) Nicolas Chientaroli delivers a solo performance that demonstrates the piano's architectural sou...

Janek,  Klaus / Miriam Akkermann: The Tartini <i>[Used Item]</i> Janek, Klaus / Miriam Akkermann:
The Tartini [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Previously played Squidco store copy, used for cataloging and samples, in excellent condition.

"Over the years I don't think I reviewed a lot of music by Klaus Janek, who plays processed double bass. In Vital Weekly 962 there was...

Lepany, Justin: Agnes (In Redemption) <i>[Used Item]</i> Lepany, Justin:
Agnes (In Redemption) [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A half composed, half improvised album for solo electric guitar from composer and improviser Justin Lepany, known for his work with musicians like Sven-Ake Johansson and his composition "Ringing Peace" premiered during the 2014 Peace Nobel Prize ceremony: three diverse pieces using effects to create both density and spacious sonic fields.

M2; (M to the power of 2): Pink  <i>[Used Item]</i> M2; (M to the power of 2):
Pink [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Previously played Squidco store copy, used for cataloging and samples, in excellent condition.

Maria da Rocha's name may not be familiar to jazz and improvised music lovers in Portugal, and this is because this violinist and viol...

Welcome To Silkeborg (Varela / Trinite): Alba <i>[Used Item]</i> Welcome To Silkeborg (Varela / Trinite):
Alba [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A live recording without an audience and the start of the Welcome To Silkeborg project between Lisbon improvisers Tiago Varela (Equinox Quartet, Isotope Ensemble) on melodicas & voice, and Monsieur Trinité (Equinox Quartet, IKB, Potlatch, Variable Geometry Orchestra) on percussive objects, their first encounter finding the two in a relaxed dialog of creative conversation.

Turbulence: Friction Coefficients <i>[Used Item]</i> Turbulence:
Friction Coefficients [Used Item]

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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Riquelme, Matias / Fernando Ulzion: La Trahison Des Mots <i>[Used Item]</i> Riquelme, Matias / Fernando Ulzion:
La Trahison Des Mots [Used Item]

(Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!) -- Poland )

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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.

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Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall: Upward Fall <i>[Used Item]</i> Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall:
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A set of lyrical, thoughtful and sometimes whimsical works from the Scottish-based duo of Rob Hall & Chick Lyall (Green Room Trio), who have been developing their musical language since 2003, drawing from a wide range of genres from Baroque chamber music to free jazz and folk idioms, their lack of boundaries lending itself to a uniquely diverse and embraceable music.

Mitzlaff, Ulrich: Transparent - fluorescent sound fibres <i>[Used Item]</i> Mitzlaff, Ulrich:
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German cellist and pianist living in Lisbon, Ulrich Mitzlaff recorded these two solo works titled "transparent — fluorescent sound fibers" #1 & #2 in 2015 and 2020, each voiced for extended and unusual instrumental technique in an interaction with percussive objects, the first from 2015 performing on cello, the second from 2020 performed on piano.

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Isotropy - having a physical property which has the same value when measured in different directions - is the collaboration between the Lisbon String Trio of Ernesto Rodrigues (viola), Miguel Mira (cello) and Alvaro Rosso (double bass) with Luis Lopes, here on acoustic guitar, in a 2 part extended improvisation recorded live at the 2020 Small Format Materials Festiva.

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The trio of alto saxophonist Jonathan Suazo, guitarist Gabriel Vicens, and drummer Leonardo Osuna, formed in 2010 in San Juan, Puerto Rico, emerging from a standards-based band influenced by jazz, rock, electronic and ambient music to a fully free improv group, focusing on creative improvisation that balances lyrical moments with raw sound & energetic momentum.

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An extended improvisation for acoustic instrumentation and voice using unusual and extended techniques, from the Russian trio of Alexey Sysoev on piano, Vladimir Gorlinsky on guitar & voice, and Christian Müller on clarinet, recorded at the Cultural Centre DOM in Moscow in 2019, cycling patiently from quietly expressive sections to chamber-oriented brightly active moments.

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Chemical Expansion League, The (Bohman / Lynch / Northover / Mengersen): Grappling with the Orange P Chemical Expansion League, The (Bohman / Lynch / Northover / Mengersen):
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Some of the London free improv scene's finest players, including members of Remote Viewers, Custodians Of The Realm, London Improvisers Orchestra, The Runcible Quintet, &c, met with visiting Berlin double bassist Ulf Mengersen to record this fascinating collective improvisation, using objects, preparations, and a WASP synthesizer for wonderfully unusual results.

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The project of Southern Italy's Giovanni Todisco (percussion) and Giuseppe Candiano (synthesizer), since 2015 touring Japan and Europe to perform in festivals and venues, this album presents their experimental improvisation combining classic afrikaans and symphonic percussion with modular synthesis, merging ancient rhythms with modern electronic excitement.

[SNDNG STTNS] Kifpfmuller / Janek feat. Ernesto Rodrigues / Guilherme Rodrigues : Case Study: Sertao [SNDNG STTNS] Kifpfmuller / Janek feat. Ernesto Rodrigues / Guilherme Rodrigues :
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Since 2014 the collective [SNDNG STTNS] has explored theatrical situations between musictheatre, staging and composition with live music, instruments, recordings, samples, speach and live editing, this work featuring cellist Guilherme Rodrigues bridges the art of the brazilian "violeros" with contemporary music, acoustic and electronic composition and improvisation.

Nitsch, Hermann: Musik der 155. Aktion [2 CDs] <i>[Used Item]</i> Nitsch, Hermann:
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Recording of the premiere performance of Hermann Nitsch's large-scale symphony for full orchestra, brass ensemble and choir, in five movement, composed for the 155th Action of the Orgien-Mysterien-Theater, and performed in 2018 as the first action to be staged in the Nitsch Museum, Mistelbach, coinciding with the occasion of Nitsch's 80th birthday.

PEK Solo / An Orchestra Of PEKS: Some Truths Are Known [3 CDS] <i>[Used Item]</i> PEK Solo / An Orchestra Of PEKS:
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Rodrigues, Ernesto / Miguel Almeida / Andre Lanca / Bernardo Alvares / Felice Furioso: Un Seul Regar Rodrigues, Ernesto / Miguel Almeida / Andre Lanca / Bernardo Alvares / Felice Furioso:
Un Seul Regard Le Chant Petri De Beaute Un Mot Vert [Used Item]

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Acoustic and sublime minimal acoustic improvisation with an emphasis on strings from the Portuguese quintet of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Miguel Almeida on acoustic guitar, Andre Lanca on electric guitar, Bernardo Alvares on double bass, and Felice Furioso on percussion, performing live during the Small Format Materials Festival at Galeria Monumental, in Lisbon.

 

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