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Zorn, John / Eugene Chadbourne: John Zorn's Olympiad Vol. 3 - Pops Plays Pops - Eugene Chadbourne Plays The Book Of Heads

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 32663
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8395
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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The third volume in John Zorn's "Olympiad" series is this solo performance in 2007 at the Kompo Cultural Center in Gyungee, Korea by Zorn associate and eccentrically eminent improviser Eugene Chadbourne, performing on electric and acoustic guitars as he interprets 15 compositions for improvisers from John Zorn's seminal 1976 series: The Book of Heads.


Zorn, John: The Hermetic Organ Vol. 10 - Bozar, Brussels [CD + DVD]

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 32539
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8394
Country: USA
 
Price: $29.95



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A combination CD and DVD of John Zorn's improvisation on the powerful organ at Henri LeBoeuf Hall, Bozar in Brussels in a dramatic musical reading of the epic Faust legend, performed with classical soprano vocalist Barbara Hannigan, who improvises with Zorn for the first time, the film allowing listeners to view Zorn's unusual keyboard techniques in close proximity.


Zorn, John (w/ Marsella / Roeder / Smith / Lage): Incerto

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 32464
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8392
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Bringing together John Zorn's trio from Suite for Piano (Brian Marsella, Jorge Roeder, Ches Smith) with guitarist Julian Lage, this new jazz quartet is a versatile and flexible unit capable of instantaneous changes in direction of genre or mood with virtuosic finesse and sensitivity, as Zorn's compositions explore concepts from Freud, Sartre, and the Uncertainty Principle.


Zorn, John: The Hermetic Organ Vol. 9 - Liber VII

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 32241
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8391
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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John Zorn's extended solo organ improvisation at the 2022 Big Ears Festival in Knoxville, TN performing on the Goulding & Wood seventy-rank organ at St. John's Cathedral, Zorn's performance inspired by Aleister Crowley's Liber Liberi vel Lapidis Lazuli and performed in a kind of trance state, as he traversed moods and mystery in a 44 minute journey of massive sound.


Zorn / Chadbourrne / Bradfield / Baker / Hutton: John Zorn's OIympiad - Vol. 2 Fencing 1978

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 32049
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8390
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Two exceptional live performances of John Zorn's interactive "Fencing" concept leading free improv into unusual directions, from the early Downtown NY scene in 1978, first at Zorn's own loft in the trio of guitarists Eugene Chadbourne, Duck Baker and Randy Hutton; then at Bard College, in Kingston, NY with Zorn on multiple reeds, Chadbourne on guitar and Polly Bradfield on violin.


Zorn, John Simulacrum: Spinoza

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 31683
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8388
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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John Zorn composes for, conducts and plays saxophone with his Simulacrum group with Kenny Grohowski on drums, Matt Hollenberg on guitar and John Medeski on organ & electric piano, a scorching band that combines Downtown NY jazz and metal forms as they explore the life and thoughts of Dutch 17th century Age of Enlightenment philosopher Baruch Spinoza.


Zorn, John (Frisell / Marsella / Medeski / Wollesen): Perchance To Dream

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 31589
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8387
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Intended for late night listening, John Zorn's seven rich and evocative compositions are beautifully rendered by the Downtown New York quartet of Bill Frisell on guitar, Brian Marsella on piano & Fender Rhodes Piano, John Medeski on organ and Kenny Wollesen on drums & chimes, in an album to accompany a dream-like evening of reflective music.


Amba, Zoh (Amba / Thomas / Morgan / Baron w/ John Zorn): O, Sun

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 31487
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4038
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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Next generation tenor saxophonist Zoh Amba, a Tennessee transplant living in NYC who grew up playing with the mountains & forest of her native state, in her debut album with the quartet of pianist Micah Thomas, bassist Thomas Morgan and drummer Joey Barron, performing a mix of Amba compositions and collective improvisations, including one with John Zorn on alto sax.


Zorn, John / Bill Laswell: The Cleansing

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 31376
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4037
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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A series of duo improvisation between long-time Downtown NY collaborators, alto saxophonist John Zorn and electric bassist Bill Laswell, recorded in the studio during pandemic lockdown and the first return for Zorn to the saxophone after 15 months, in a uniquely thoughtful set of recordings named for artists including Brion Gysin, W.S. Burroughs, Alejandro Jodorowsky, &c.


Zorn, John: The Ninth Circle

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 31230
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8385
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Chaos Magick, composer John Zorn's quartet with Brian Marsella on Fender Rhodes, piano & Mellotron, John Medeski on organ, Kenny Grohowski on drums and Matt Hollenberg on guitar, merge contemporary classical with jazz, funk, rock, blues, film soundtrack, and noise improvisation on a journey of 9 compositional Cantos into Orpheus' ninth concentric Circle of Hell.


Okazaki, Miles / Trevor Dunn / Dan Weiss / John Zorn: Hive Mind

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 31061
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4036
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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A new collective trio of New York luminaries from bassist Trevor Dunn, guitarist Miles Okazaki and drummer Dan Weiss, Okazaki and Weiss having collaborated in Weiss' own Large Ensemble and Dunn a part of Weiss' Starebaby, here in a set of unbridled and unorthodox collective improvisations, with alto saxophonist John Zorn joining the trio on two tracks.


Zorn, John: Meditations On The Tarot

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 31021
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8383
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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The followup to John Zorns' 2019 CD The Hierophant, exploring the single Tarot card of the same name, this album performed by pianist Brian Marsella's Trio with Kenny Wollesen on drums and Trevor Dunn on bass, continues Zorn's exploration into the mystery of the occult through the remaining 13 cards, rendered as lyrical and sophisticated jazz compositions.


Frith, Fred: Stepping Out (Volume 3 Of The Fred Records Story, 2001-2020) [BOX SET]

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 30244
Catalog Code: RERFRSB3
Country: UK
 
Price: $74.95



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The third of three sturdy box sets from innovative guitarist, composer and improviser Fred Frith, here with 8 CDs from the Recommended Records label plus a bonus CD, a thick booklet of artwork, photographs & extensive notes from Frith; albums included are Technology of Tears, Propaganda, Allies, Accidental, The Previous Evening, Happy End Problem, Nowhere, Sideshow, Field Days; Inimitable (previously unreleased).


Frith, Fred: Crossing Borders (Volume 2 Of The Fred Records Story, 2001-2020) [BOX SET]

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 30243
Catalog Code: RERFRSB2
Country: UK
 
Price: $74.95



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The second of three sturdy box sets from innovative guitarist, composer and improviser Fred Frith, here with 8 CDs from the Recommended Records label plus a bonus CD, a thick booklet of artwork, photographs & extensive notes from Frith; albums included are Live in Japan, Speechless, Prints, Step Across the Border, Impur 2, Art of Memory II, Skeleton Crew, Helter Skelter.


Zorn, John (Frisell / Riley / Lage): Teresa de Avila

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 30172
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8379
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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The third and final CD in composer John Zorn's trilogy inspired by historic figures of Christian mysticism, following works for Francesco d'Assisi and Julian of Norwich, these 10 pieces are conducted by Zorn and written specifically for the acoustic guitar trio of Bill Frisell, Julian Lage and Gyan Riley; an album of breathtaking character and inspired playing.


Zorn, John (Gosling / Hashimoto / Roeder / Smith): Heaven and Earth Magick

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 30009
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8378
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Zorn's compositions on this album bridge the worlds of contemporary compositional and fully improvised jazz, Zorn conducting a quartet with Stephen Gosling's piano and Sae Hashimoto's vibraphone parts fully notated, while drummer Ches Smith and bassist Jorge Roeder provide an improvisational rhythm section, bringing to life these dynamic and lyrical works.


Zorn, John (Stephen Gosling): The Turner Etudes

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 29831
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8376
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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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: Les Maudits

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 29417
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8373
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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An outrageous interpretation of Alfred Jarry's fictional character Ubu performed with with the International Contemporary Ensemble and core Downtown New York performers Ikue Mori, Ches Smith and Zorn himself, using Zorn's quick cut approach to composition; presented along with a work inspired by French poet Charles Baudelaire and an elegy to painter Paul Gauguin.


Baker, Duck: The Ducks Palace

Label: Incus
Product Code: 12213
Catalog Code: CD59
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $17.95



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American fingerstyle improvising guitarist Duck Baker in a collection of duos and trios recorded from 1993-2004, with Derek Bailey, Cyro Baptista, Roswell Rudd, and John Zorn.


Various Artists (Zorn / Johansson / Johnson / de Vroe / Schleirmacher): Enfants Terribles

Label: Hat [now] ART
Product Code: 09854
Catalog Code: Hat [now] ART121
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Frith, Fred / Zorn, John: The Art of Memory

Label: Incus
Product Code: 00923
Catalog Code: CD20
Country: UK
 
Price: $17.95



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The original incredible duet of alto saxophonist John Zorn and guitarist Fred Frith in live duets of amazing strength and communication, awe inspiring improvisation.








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