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Svobodni (Bennington / Hunger / Priest / Seyler): Mercenary Blues <i>[Used Item]</i> Svobodni (Bennington / Hunger / Priest / Seyler):
Mercenary Blues [Used Item]

(ThatSwan! -- USA )

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Thematic improvisations pairing synthetic sounds and effects with acoustic bass, sax and drums, recorded in the studio by the Chicago quartet of Jimmy Bennington on drums & percussion, Phil Hunger on synth, guitar & effects, Dvi Priest on acoustic bass & effects, Brian Seyler on tenor saxophone, augmented by field recording from a Syrian marketplace, Jackals and Hyenas.

EUPHORIUM_freakestra : Soundz Offfe Drzk Wahuh [2 CDs] <i>[Used Item]</i> EUPHORIUM_freakestra :
Soundz Offfe Drzk Wahuh [2 CDs] [Used Item]

(Euphorium -- Germany )

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

"The first double album of a vast cast of an early version of the legendary E U P H O R I U M _ f r e a k e s t r a was recorded prima...

George, Kazemde: I Insist <i>[Used Item]</i> George, Kazemde:
I Insist [Used Item]

(Greenleaf Music -- USA )

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A solid modern jazz album in the Blue Note tradition with a Latin angle, the title a reference to Max Roach's 1960 protest album We Insist! Freedom Now Suite, evoked through strongly melodic tunes composed by Brooklyn saxophonist Kazemde George and performed with vocalist Sami Stevens, keyboardist Isaac Wilson, bassist Tyrone Allen II, and drummer Adam Arruda.

NAD: dangereuXorcisms <i>[Used Item]</i> NAD:
dangereuXorcisms [Used Item]

(CKC -- Italy )

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

"Centered around Nicola Cosmo Salerno and Roberto Zorzi, the NAD project - formerly Nie; Abdominaux Dangereux, now Neu Abdominaux Dang...

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.

Ciao Ciao Cello: Quiero Ver A Ese Monstruo <i>[Used Item]</i> Ciao Ciao Cello:
Quiero Ver A Ese Monstruo [Used Item]

(zOaR Records -- USA )

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The Berlin-based trio of guitarist Beat Keller performing on feedbacker electric guitar & acoustic guitar, innovative tuba improviser Jack Adler-McKean and Spanish vocalist & performance artist Lorena Izquierdo Aparicio take on their monsters in five unique and disturbing improvisations recorded in the studio, as they "dance on the fine line between terror and joy".

Barnes, Tim: All Acoustics <i>[Used Item]</i> Barnes, Tim:
All Acoustics [Used Item]

(Quakebasket -- USA )

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

"Percussionist Tim Barnes has a history of playing with experimentally minded folk like Jim O'Rourke, Ikue Mori, and many members of J...

Rousay, Claire: A Collection [2 CDs] <i>[Used Item]</i> Rousay, Claire:
A Collection [2 CDs] [Used Item]

(American Dreams Records -- USA )

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Exploring the earliest work of Claire Rousay, from her performances as a solo drummer and then transitioning into a musique concrete/new music composer, the 1st CD collecting Rousay's favorite drumming cuts, sequenced into a large single composition, the 2nd CD beginning with percussion work as Rousay adds voice, sonic & field recorded material to create a monumental composition.

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.

Never (Bennett / Wright / Darrup): Not Nothing <i>[Used Item]</i> Never (Bennett / Wright / Darrup):
Not Nothing [Used Item]

(Amalgam -- USA )

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"Never" is the the trio of frequent Philadelphia improvisers Jack Wright on saxophone, Ben Bennett on percussion and Zachary Darrup on guitar, captured live at the Hungry Brain in Chicago two years into touring their project, employing an extensive interactive language between the three of free playing, sonic gesture and surprising interventions in this exceptional concert.

je'raf: Throw Neck <i>[Used Item]</i> je'raf:
Throw Neck [Used Item]

(Amalgam -- USA )

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Reminding of Downtown NY bands in the vein of No Safety or Curlew, this Chicago/NY 7-piece blurs rock, jazz and funk forms with intelligent and often satirical lyrics, upbeat and joyful music that defies categorization through groove-based songs that playfully critique while keeping it all danceable and fun, in a wonderfully talented and enjoyable album.

Pip. (Rasten / Larsen): Pip. <i>[Used Item]</i> Pip. (Rasten / Larsen):
Pip. [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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

"On "Pip", we get another fabulous performance, now by Norwegians Fredrik Rasten on guitar and Torstein Lavik Larsen on trumpet. Their...

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...

Rodrigues, Ernesto / Gerhard Uebele / Andrea Sanz Vela / Nathalie Ponneau / Thorsten Bloedhorn / Ofe Rodrigues, Ernesto / Gerhard Uebele / Andrea Sanz Vela / Nathalie Ponneau / Thorsten Bloedhorn / Ofer Bymel:
Licht [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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

"At the same time risky attempt, masterpiece and manifest, Licht is a fine example of the radical, collective, demanding and disciplin...

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 ...

Sundland, Dan Peter : Home Stretch <i>[Used Item]</i> Sundland, Dan Peter :
Home Stretch [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $9.95    

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

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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...

Wong, Eric: YYSSN <i>[Used Item]</i> Wong, Eric:
YYSSN [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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

"Minneapolis-born Hong Kong raised and Berlin-based guitar performer Eric Wong is the author of this amazing release on Portuguese lab...

Uliben Duo: Shared Memory <i>[Used Item]</i> Uliben Duo:
Shared Memory [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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

"The Uliben Duo's CD Shared Memory (Creative Sources CS 327 CD) more accurately describe the performance of French bassist Benoit Canc...

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 )

Price: $15.95    

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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...

Giesriegl & Schindler: So{u}ndages  <i>[Used Item]</i> Giesriegl & Schindler:
So{u}ndages [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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

"Both Giesriegl and Gratkowski are responsible for the sound in the gearbox. It deals with an extreme range of vocalisms, which are of...

Rodrigues, Ernesto / Eduardo Chagas / Abdul Moimeme / Joao Madeira: Cloud Voices <i>[Used Item]</i> Rodrigues, Ernesto / Eduardo Chagas / Abdul Moimeme / Joao Madeira:
Cloud Voices [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A three part improvised work for viola, trombone, electric guitar and double bass from, respectively, Ernesto Rodrigues, Eduardo Chagas, Abdul Moimeme, and Joao Madeira, an ascending conversation that uses innuendo, mystery, subtle movement, silence and swells to create atmospheric environments, each "voice" shifting enigmatically in sublimely hazy ways.

Gerszewski, Nikolaus: Ordinary Music Vol. 35: Textures <i>[Used Item]</i> Gerszewski, Nikolaus:
Ordinary Music Vol. 35: Textures [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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German composer working in Budapest Nikolaus Gerszewski does not consider the score for this piece a composition, but rather a basis for a process, which is executed live at Fabrica Braco de Prata with Gerszewski himself plus improvisers Ernesto & Guilherme Rodrigues, Pedro Roxo, Nuno Torres, Armando Pereira, Carlos Santos, Pedro Castello Lopes & Andre Mota.

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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Leap Of Faith: Trajectories <i>[Used Item]</i> Leap Of Faith:
Trajectories [Used Item]

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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Leap Of Faith: Phenomena <i>[Used Item]</i> Leap Of Faith:
Phenomena [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.

Blonk, Jaap / Lou Mallozzi / Ken Vandermark: Improvisers <i>[Used Item]</i> Blonk, Jaap / Lou Mallozzi / Ken Vandermark:
Improvisers [Used Item]

(Kontrans -- Netherlands )

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The eighth release in the Kontrans "Improvisers" series is a live recording from Elastic Arts, in Chicago in 2019 from the trio of Jaap Blonk on voice & electronics, Lou Mallozzi on turntables, cds, mixer, microphone & organ pipes, and Ken Vandermark on clarinet, bass clarinet, & tenor & baritone saxophones, in a uniquely quirky, exuberant and extraordinary set of improvisations.

Franklin / Gill: To My Left Is Where The Lake Is <i>[Used Item]</i> Franklin / Gill:
To My Left Is Where The Lake Is [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A series of improvisations recorded in an afternoon in Melbourne, Australia between bass guitarist Joseph Franklin and saxophonist Sam Gill on alto & soprano, this the debut of their duo work that since 2018 has developed a unique discourse of adept interaction from calmly precise to rapid & disciplined exchanges, connected by textural and exploratory periods.

Fluke-Mogul, Gabby: Threshold <i>[Used Item]</i> Fluke-Mogul, Gabby:
Threshold [Used Item]

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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Pek Solo: Pursuing the Ideal Limit of Inquiry <i>[Used Item]</i> Pek Solo:
Pursuing the Ideal Limit of Inquiry [Used Item]

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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Grady, Spencer / Fermata Ark / Mark Wastell: Thus : Excerpts From A Smaller Work <i>[Used Item]</i> Grady, Spencer / Fermata Ark / Mark Wastell:
Thus : Excerpts From A Smaller Work [Used Item]

(Confront -- UK )

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UK sound artist Fermata Ark, aka Harry Smith, composed this work from improvisations recorded by Mark Wastell performing on cello, double bass and harmonium, and Spencer Grady performing on 5-string banjo, ebow, violin bow and brass slide, creating an extended work of immersive and mesmerizing textures and tones, sounds rising and falling in sublime and passionate ways.

Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall: Upward Fall <i>[Used Item]</i> Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall:
Upward Fall [Used Item]

(FMR -- UK )

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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.

Pau Nasim (Lopez-Palacios / Serra): Alusion <i>[Used Item]</i> Pau Nasim (Lopez-Palacios / Serra):
Alusion [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Taking their project name as a concatenation of their personal names, appropriate to the close improvisational bond shared by the Spanish drum and sax duo of Nasim Lopez-Palacios and Pau Torres Serra, who present a unique and idiosyncratic language on their instruments to create an engaging set of dialogs through energetically controlled yet never chaotic interaction.

Mitzlaff, Ulrich: Transparent - fluorescent sound fibres <i>[Used Item]</i> Mitzlaff, Ulrich:
Transparent - fluorescent sound fibres [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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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.

Miele, Lucio: Kalpa <i>[Used Item]</i> Miele, Lucio:
Kalpa [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A solo album from Italian percussionsit Lucio Miele, presenting six works of layered percussion with live electronics and, on three tracks, recitation from actor Simona Fredella, each piece sound-oriented with an incredibly diverse set of percussive variety, detailed atmospheric settings and diverse rhythmic foundation; a remarkable and sometimes hair-raising album.

Microfiche (Alduca / Calligeros / Conner / Gill / Manojlovic / Murphy-Haste / Schack-Arnott): Everyt Microfiche (Alduca / Calligeros / Conner / Gill / Manojlovic / Murphy-Haste / Schack-Arnott):
Everything and Other Infinities [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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The 2nd release from this Sydney, Austrlian acoustic sextet, creating subtle yet dynamic improvisations influenced by the musical concepts of John Cage and Morton Feldman, balancing contemplative sections with building surges, these works developed on their 2019 Europe tour, which included performances at Copenhagen Jazz Festival as well as shows in Berlin and Stockholm.

Metal Chaos Ensemble: Null Hypothesis <i>[Used Item]</i> Metal Chaos Ensemble:
Null Hypothesis [Used Item]

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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Lubelski, Samara : Partial Infinite Sequence <i>[Used Item]</i> Lubelski, Samara :
Partial Infinite Sequence [Used Item]

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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Lisbon String Trio / Luis Lopes: Isotropy <i>[Used Item]</i> Lisbon String Trio / Luis Lopes:
Isotropy [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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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.

No Base Trio: No Base Trio <i>[Used Item]</i> No Base Trio:
No Base Trio [Used Item]

(Setola Di Maiale -- Italy )

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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.

Leap Of Faith: True Representations of Reality <i>[Used Item]</i> Leap Of Faith:
True Representations of Reality [Used Item]

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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Leap Of Faith: The Observed Present <i>[Used Item]</i> Leap Of Faith:
The Observed Present [Used Item]

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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Leap of Faith: Principles of an Open Future <i>[Used Item]</i> Leap of Faith:
Principles of an Open Future [Used Item]

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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Kita, Naoki / Guilherme Rodrigues / Naoto Yamagishi : S/T <i>[Used Item]</i> Kita, Naoki / Guilherme Rodrigues / Naoto Yamagishi :
S/T [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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The trio of Portuguese cellist Guilherme Rodrigues, Japanese percussionist Naoto Yamagish currently residing in France, and Japanese violinist Naoki Kita, active in improvisation and contemporary fields in Portugal and Berlin, met in Saitama, Japan at Barber Fuji to record these open conversations integrating extraneous noise and incidental instrumental sounds.

Johnson, Hermione : Tremble <i>[Used Item]</i> Johnson, Hermione :
Tremble [Used Item]

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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Gregoretti, Francesco : Solid Layers, Deafening Shapes <i>[Used Item]</i> Gregoretti, Francesco :
Solid Layers, Deafening Shapes [Used Item]

(Toxo Records -- Italy )

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A solo percussion album from Francesco Gregoretti, employing traditional instruments and unusual object to create unique audio environment that use predictable rhythmic elements against capricious approaches, giving his playing a personal style fueled by resonance and natural feedback; an album that balances chaotic and structured environments in riveting ways.

Gorlinsky / Sysoev / Muller: Universal Vitamin  <i>[Used Item]</i> Gorlinsky / Sysoev / Muller:
Universal Vitamin [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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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.

Gabriel, Julius: Geminga <i>[Used Item]</i> Gabriel, Julius:
Geminga [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Using the natural resonance of the chapel of Oficinas do Convento, in Montemor-o-Novo, Portugal, saxophonist Julius Gabriel recorded these ten diverse solo improvisations, performing on soprano, tenor & baritone saxophones, applying unusual and extended techniques to his playing in a mixture of technical prowess and implicit wit & melodicism.

Eichler, Hendrick: Dimensions <i>[Used Item]</i> Eichler, Hendrick:
Dimensions [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Active in the modern creative music scene around Germany and The Netherlands, drummer/percussionist Hendrik Eichler explores a variety of "Dimensions" and "Transcendence" in solo percussive playing, using traditional and extended techniques, from highly active to deeply introspective moods, assisted at time through digital technology.

PEK Solo: The Strange Theory of Light & Matter <i>[Used Item]</i> PEK Solo:
The Strange Theory of Light & Matter [Used Item]

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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PEK Solo: Schematic Abstractions for the Clarinet Family <i>[Used Item]</i> PEK Solo:
Schematic Abstractions for the Clarinet Family [Used Item]

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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Cryingsnice (Eric Hamelin / Chris Dadge): All Greased Up For Nothin' <i>[Used Item]</i> Cryingsnice (Eric Hamelin / Chris Dadge):
All Greased Up For Nothin' [Used Item]

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

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Frequent collaborators, Canadian drummer and experimentalist Eric Hamelin joins Chris Dadge, who more typically performs as a drummer/percussionist, in a duo with Dadge on violin, as the two create wonderfully active environments of sound that follow conceptual paths embracing electroacoustic methodology through two pieces performed live in the studio.

Chemical Expansion League, The (Bohman / Lynch / Northover / Mengersen): Grappling with the Orange P Chemical Expansion League, The (Bohman / Lynch / Northover / Mengersen):
Grappling with the Orange Porpoise [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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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.

Isotope Ensemble: Helium <i>[Used Item]</i> Isotope Ensemble:
Helium [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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With an ensemble of adept improvisers including Luis Vicente on trumpet, Nuno Torres, Jose Lencastre and Bruno Parrinha on reeds, Luis Lopes on guitar, &c, Creative Sources leader and violist Ernesto Rodrigues' Isotope Ensemble examines the element "Helium" in a monumental 44-minute electroacoustic improvisation recorded live at O'Culto da Ajuda, in Lisbon.

Abrahams, Chris / Clare Cooper: Germ Studies For Guzheng & DX7 <i>[Used Item]</i> Abrahams, Chris / Clare Cooper:
Germ Studies For Guzheng & DX7 [Used Item]

(Splitrec -- Australia )

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The Australian duo of pianist Chris Abrahams (Necks) & Berlin harpist Clare Cooper in a series of 198 short improvisations performed on Yamaha DX7 and the 14th century Guzheng harp, presented with 198 illustrations in an unusual and obsessively rewarding project.

Brennan, John Wolf: Nitty Gritty Ditties <i>[Used Item]</i> Brennan, John Wolf:
Nitty Gritty Ditties [Used Item]

(Leo Records -- UK )

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33 songs in 74 minutes performed by Dublin composer, performer, improvisor, pianist and organist John Wolf Brennan, covering an elective and huge cross-section of styles and genres, from composers including Chick Corea, Bill Evans, Miles Davis, The Rolling Stones, Lars Hollmer, Tom Waits, Cornelius Cardew, Bela Bartok, Paul McCartney, John McLaughlin, &c!

Trrma': The Earth's Relief <i>[Used Item]</i> Trrma':
The Earth's Relief [Used Item]

(577 -- USA )

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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.

Cassiers, Lynn (w/ der Werf / Vermeulen / Dumoulin / Cabras / Patrman): Yun <i>[Used Item]</i> Cassiers, Lynn (w/ der Werf / Vermeulen / Dumoulin / Cabras / Patrman):
Yun [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Vocalist and electronic artist Lynn Cassier leads the "Yun" project, a sextet including fellow Octurn saxophonist Bo Van der Werf, plus two keyboardists (Erik Vermeulen & Jozef Dumoulin), bassist Manolo Cabras and drummer Marek Patrman, as she rearranges 12 pieces from the American Songbook, applying unique electroacoustic harmonic and rhythmic structures.

Triofolio (Chris Cundy / Paul K. Scott / Saul Scott): Ordinary Evidence <i>[Used Item]</i> Triofolio (Chris Cundy / Paul K. Scott / Saul Scott):
Ordinary Evidence [Used Item]

(FMR -- UK )

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Performing a set of UK bass clarinetist Chris Cundy's compositions, along with one collective improvisation, TrioFolio is complemented with the father/son team of double bassist Paul K. Scott and drummer Saul Scott, exploring the borders between classic modern jazz and free forms of improvisation, all heard in the lower instrumental spectrum through rich lyrical jazz.

String Theory: Tin <i>[Used Item]</i> String Theory:
Tin [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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The Portuguese String Theory ensemble led by violist Ernesto Rodridgues explores the element "Tin" in this live performance at CreativeFest XIII at O'Culto da Ajuda, in Lisbon, 2019, leading a 10-piece ensemble of strings — violin & violas, cellos, double basses, guitars and piano — through an extended improvisation of remarkably detailed yet controlled interaction.

Calvi, Juan / Maria do Mar / Ernesto Rodrigues / Guilherme Rodrigues: Los Ejes De Mi Carreta  <i>[Us Calvi, Juan / Maria do Mar / Ernesto Rodrigues / Guilherme Rodrigues:
Los Ejes De Mi Carreta [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A studio recording bring three Portuguese string players--Maria do Mar on violin, Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, and Guilherme Rodrigues on cello--together with bass & soprano clarinetist Juan Calvi, for 9 succinct intertwining of energetic interplay, often chamber-oriented but all examples of masterful free improvisation exploring a diverse set of creative approaches.

Takahashi, Marie / Maria do Mar / Ernesto Rodrigues / Helena Espvall / Joao Valinho: Queen Triot <i> Takahashi, Marie / Maria do Mar / Ernesto Rodrigues / Helena Espvall / Joao Valinho:
Queen Triot [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A remarkable album of masterful and wide-ranging string interaction from improviser and Creative Sources label leader Ernesto Rodrigues (viola) with active contemporary Portuguese performers Maria do Mar (violin), Helena Espvall (cello) and Berlin-based violinist of Japanese origin Marie Takahashi, accompanied by Joao Valinho on percussion & piano.

Neuringer, Kier / Rafal Mazur: The Continuum <i>[Used Item]</i> Neuringer, Kier / Rafal Mazur:
The Continuum [Used Item]

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

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Investigating the continuity of our perceptions through sound--the one sense that flows continuously into our awareness--through a concert at Baza Club in Krakow, Poland in 2018 between alto saxophonist Keir Neuringer and acoustic bass guitarist Rafał Mazur, using magnificent technique as they tentatively then boldy exchanges waves of the past, present and future.

Malinowski, Marek Trio: Scratching Fork <i>[Used Item]</i> Malinowski, Marek Trio:
Scratching Fork [Used Item]

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

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Working together since 2015, the Polish guitar trio of Marek Malinowski on guitar, Robert Rychlicki-Gasowski on double bass & bass guitar, and Wojciech Zadruaynski on drums, present Marek Malinowski's embraceable mix of lyrically inclined modern jazz compositions with an explorative side, balancing structure with free space for sprightly spontaneity; a trio to keep track of.

[SNDNG STTNS] Kifpfmuller / Janek feat. Ernesto Rodrigues / Guilherme Rodrigues : Case Study: Sertao [SNDNG STTNS] Kifpfmuller / Janek feat. Ernesto Rodrigues / Guilherme Rodrigues :
Case Study: Sertao [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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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:
Musik der 155. Aktion [2 CDs] [Used Item]

(Tochnit Aleph -- Germany )

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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:
Some Truths Are Known [3 CDS] [Used Item]

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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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]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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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.

Smart, Shirley / James Arben: Entanglement: 9 Improvised Dialogues <i>[Used Item]</i> Smart, Shirley / James Arben:
Entanglement: 9 Improvised Dialogues [Used Item]

(FMR -- UK )

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UK sax and wind player James Arben and cellist Shirley Smart explore the possibilities of chamber-oriented free improvisation through a series of dialogues of harmonic, rhythmic and timbral tension and resolution, created from bold experimental playing techniques and melodic discourse that draws on influences from jazz to Middle Eastern, folk and contemporary music.

Sub-Unit No. 1: Main Sequence <i>[Used Item]</i> Sub-Unit No. 1:
Main Sequence [Used Item]

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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A new sub-unit of the Leap of Faith Orchestra showcases the work of David Peck (PEK) on clarinets, saxophones, and a wide array of percussive devices, in a duo with new drummer Michael Knoblach, also on an assortment of percussive devices including antique sheep shears, African circumcision rattles, dan mo, &c, for 5 unique improvisations recorded in the studio.

Gadt / Osborne / Zakrocki / Olak: Spontaneous Chamber Music Vol.3 <i>[Used Item]</i> Gadt / Osborne / Zakrocki / Olak:
Spontaneous Chamber Music Vol.3 [Used Item]

(Fundacja Sluchaj! -- Poland )

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The third volume in this Polish free improvising series, starting with the collaboration of violinist Patryk Zakrocki and guitarist Marcin Olak, varying the additional players as they explore chamber-oriented free improvisation, here with the impressive vocal improvisation of Anna Gadt and cellist Annemie Osborne, as they rip apart the calendar in 14 monthly machinations.

 

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