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Russell, John / John Butcher / Dominic Lash: But everything now left before it arrived

Label: Meenna
Product Code: 31796
Catalog Code: meenna-962
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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A live performance at the 2010 GIO Fest III in Glasgow, UK, from three of the UK's leading free improvisers--late guitarist John Russell, John Butcher on saxophones and Dominic Lash on double bass--a superb concert in five improvisations of incredible technical skill through both energetic and restrained passages, a brilliant example reminding us of the loss of the great guitarist.


Butcher, John / Magda Mayas / Tony Buck : Glints [VINYL]

Label: NI-VU-NI-CONNU
Product Code: 31460
Catalog Code: nvnc-lp028
Country: Luxembourg
 
Price: $34.95



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The 5th of NI-VU-NI-CONNU's 5-LP John Butcher series and part of a 2 night residency at ausland in Berlin coinciding with his 65th birthday, tenor & soprano saxophonist John Butcher is joined by the long-running duo Spill of pianist Magda Mayas and drummer Tony Buck (The Necks) for two extended works of evolving, absorbing introspection and eruption.


Butcher, John / Thomas Lehn / Gino Robair: Shaped & Chased [VINYL]

Label: NI-VU-NI-CONNU
Product Code: 31459
Catalog Code: nvnc-lp026
Country: Luxembourg
 
Price: $34.95



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The 3rd of NI-VU-NI-CONNU's 5-LP John Butcher series and part of a 2 night residency at ausland in Berlin coinciding with his 65th birthday, the long-running trio of tenor & soprano saxophonist John Butcher with Thomas Lehn on synthesizer and Gino Robair on percussion, Blipoo Box & found objects perform four perfectly complementary and startling improvisations.


Allbee, Liz / John Butcher / Ignaz Schick / Marta Zapparoli: Lamenti Dall'infinito [VINYL]

Label: NI-VU-NI-CONNU
Product Code: 31458
Catalog Code: nvnc-lp027
Country: Luxembourg
 
Price: $34.95



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The 4th of NI-VU-NI-CONNU's 5-LP John Butcher series and part of a 2 night residency at ausland in Berlin coinciding with his 65th birthday, tenor & soprano saxophonist John Butcher is joined in a quartet by electroacoustic improvisers, trumpeter Liz Allbee, Ignaz Shick on turntables, sampler & electronics and Marta Zapparoli on tapes, reel-to-reel tape machines and antennas.


Agnel, Sophie / John Butcher: La Pierre Tachee [VINYL]

Label: NI-VU-NI-CONNU
Product Code: 31457
Catalog Code: nvnc-lp025
Country: Luxembourg
 
Price: $34.95



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The 2nd of NI-VU-NI-CONNU's 5-LP John Butcher series, the duo of pianist Sophie Agnel and soprano & tenor saxophonist John Butcher is informed by previous collaborations as a duo and in a trio with cellist Márkos Albert, here in a superb 2019 concert of balanced tension and intense interaction captured at Ausland in Berlin, a meeting of two perfectly matched improvisers.


Allum, Jennifer / John Butcher / Ute Kanngiesser / Eddie Prevost: Sounds of Assembly

Label: Meenna
Product Code: 31025
Catalog Code: meenna-964
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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Assembled in London to improvise music for Stewart Morgan's film Eddie Prevost's Blood, this release adds much more material beyond the soundtrack, in a superb example of free and charged creative improvisation seeking unique combinations of expression, from Jennifer Allum on violin, John Butcher on saxophones, Ute Kanngiesser on cello and Eddie Prevost on percussion.


Butcher, John / Dominic Lash / John Russell / Mark Sanders: Discernment

Label: Spoonhunt
Product Code: 30997
Catalog Code: SHCD003
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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An album of perceptive free improvisation recorded live at London's Cafe OTO from the quartet of John Butcher on tenor & soprano saxophones, Dominic Lash on double bass, John Russell on guitar and Mark Sanders on drums & percussion, three "discerning" and one "discerned" dialogs of discriminating sophistication that only four such masterful and experienced musicians can convey.


Phillips / Butcher / Solberg: We met - and then

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 30524
Catalog Code: RPR 1122
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The debut of the advanced and innovative collaboration between improviser and prominent double bassist Barre Phillips, British saxophonist John Butcher and Norwegian drummer, percussionist and improviser, Stale Liavik Solberg, recording at the Blow out Festival in Oslo, Norway in 2019, and at Offene Ohren, Einstein Kultur, in Munchen, Germany in 2018.


IST (Davies / Fell / Wastell) + John Butcher / Phil Durrant: A More Attractive Way [5 CD BOX SET + 20 page booklet]

Label: Confront
Product Code: 30008
Catalog Code: core 21
Country: UK
 
Price: $44.95



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A comprehensive album of live performances from IST (Rhodri Davies: harp, preparations; Simon H. Fell: double bass, preparations; Mark Wastell: violoncello, preparations) between 1996 and 2000, beginning with their concert at Club Orange in London and including concerts in London, Billericay, Norwich and Cambridge, with a 20 page booklet of photos and text from the band & collaborators.


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

Label: NoBusiness
Product Code: 29853
Catalog Code: NBCD 136-137
Country: Lithuania
 
Price: $15.95



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The Red Trio of pianist Rodrigo Pinheiro, bassist Hernâni Faustino and drummer Gabriel Ferrandini mark their 10th anniversary as a trio on this 2-CD set of an outstanding concert in Lisboa, PT, joining forces with the 13-member Celebration Band, whose members include John Butcher, Ernesto Rodrigues, Luis Vicente, Sei Miguel, Rodrigo Amado, Mattias Stahl, Carlos Santos, &c.


Butcher / Prevost / Viltard: Iklectik Live One

Label: Matchless
Product Code: 29724
Catalog Code: MRCD103
Country: UK
 
Price: $17.95



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Part of the Iklectic club's "Meetings With Remarkable Saxophonists" programmed by drummer Eddie Prévost and double bassist Guillaume Viltard, here meeting John Butcher performing on tenor and soprano saxophone for a masterful concert of free improvisations, energetically turning the "Electric", "Light", "On", "Click" through 4 extended and remarkable converstations.


Butcher, John / Thomas Lehn / Matthew Shipp: The Clawed Stone

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 29529
Catalog Code: ROG-0099
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $15.95



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Matthew Shipp (piano), John Butcher (saxophones) and Thomas Lehn (electronics) in a studio album recorded in France in 2017, a uniquely voiced collective trio of transformative improvisation, Lehn's additions and modifications blending perfectly with Shipp's solid foundations and Butcher's advanced technical expression, for an engrossing and expressive set of recordings.


Thomas / Butcher / Solberg : Fictional Souvenirs [CD]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 27527
Catalog Code: AS088
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Performing in concert at Iklectik in London in 2017, the UK and Norwegian free improvising trio of Pat Thomas on Moog Theremini & IPad based electronics, John Butcher on saxophones, and Stale Liavik Solberg on drums & percussion impress through a mix of masterful free playing and eclectic electroacoustic conversations, an adventurous and wonderfully unpredictable set.


GGRIL [feat John Butcher / Isaiah Ceccarelli / Xavier Charles]: Facon [2 CDs]

Label: Circum-Disc
Product Code: 27470
Catalog Code: microcidi014
Country: France
 
Price: $17.95



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The Quebec ensemble GGRIL of eclectic instrumentation, acoustic and electronic, with an open-minded approach to developing large-scale works bringing together approaches to improvisation and contemporary composition, here presenting three works from residencies with John Butcher, Isaiah Ceccarelli and Xavier Charles recorded from 2016 through 2018.


Thomas / Butcher / Solberg : Fictional Souvenirs [CASSETTE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 27463
Catalog Code: AS088
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Performing in concert at Iklectik in London in 2017, the UK and Norwegian free improvising trio of Pat Thomas on Moog Theremini & IPad based electronics, John Butcher on saxophones, and Stale Liavik Solberg on drums & percussion impress through a mix of masterful free playing and eclectic electroacoustic conversations, an adventurous and wonderfully unpredictable set.


Butcher, John / Philippe Lauzier / Eric Normand: How Does This Happen?

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 26790
Catalog Code: AM_247
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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The Montreal free improvising, experimenting duo "Not The Music" of bassist Eric Norman & bass clarinetist Philippe Lauzier invited UK saxophonist John Butcher for concerts in Ottawa and Montreal, recording the two impressive 5-part series heard on this album--"en consequence" (consequently) and "par irruption" (by bursting), of masterful and profoundly pensive prowess.


Common Objects (Davies / Butcher / Davies / Lapelyte / Patterson / Thomas): Skullmarks

Label: Meenna
Product Code: 26633
Catalog Code: meenna-980
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Distributing the group--John Butcher, Angharad Davies, Lina Lapelyte, Lee Patterson, Pat Thomas, and Rhodri Davies--inside the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford, Butcher chose 4 shamanic objects from the museum's ethnographic collection, evoking water, air, earth, spirit, ritual and utility, used as a score orchestrating varying combinations of players; intense and profound improvisation.


Butcher, John / Eddie Prevost: Visionary Fantasies

Label: Matchless
Product Code: 26537
Catalog Code: MRCD100
Country: UK
 
Price: $17.95



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A series of inspired solo and duo performances from AMM founder, percussionist Eddie Prevost and free improvising saxophonist John Butcher, captured live at London's Iklectik in 2018, splitting the album between solo and duo work as the two morph their instruments into incredible sonic devices, with intense concentration and dialog nothing short of fantastic.


Fox, Christopher (w/ John Butcher / Thomas Lehn / Paul Lovens / Axel Dorner): Topophony

Label: Hat [now] ART
Product Code: 26250
Catalog Code: hat(now)ART211
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Three versions of English composer Christopher Fox's 2015 compositions "Topophony (for Orchestra With or Without Improvising Soloists", performed by the WDR Symphonieorchester conducted by Ilan Volkov, the 1st version with improvising trumpeter Axel Dorner, the 2nd without improvisation, and the 3rd with improvisers, saxophonist John Butcher & synth player Thomas Lehn.


Seen, The: Archive : Volumes Vi - X : 2014 To 2016

Label: Confront
Product Code: 25644
Catalog Code: ccs 87
Country: UK
 
Price: $59.95



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Five concerts of exceptional free improvisation, recorded in London, the last at Cafe OTO, across 5 CDs of collective ensembles known as "The Seen", presenting of some of the UK & Europe's finest improvisers, including Mark Wastell, John Butcher, David Toop, Dominic Lash, Phil Durrant, Angharad Davies, Jason Kahn, Bertrand Denzler, Yoni Silver, Chris Burn, &c.


Suzuki, Akio / John Butcher: Immediate Landscapes

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 24828
Catalog Code: ftarri-987
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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At the same event in Scotland that John Butcher recorded his excellent "Resonant Spaces" album, he also joined forces with sound artist Akio Suzuki on a variety of objects and sound devices to record the first 5 tracks of this unusual album of very free improv, the last track by the duo recording at the 2015 Ftarri Festival at SuperDeluxe in Tokyo.


Trio Kimmig (Kimmig / Studer / Zimmerline / John Butcher): Raw

Label: Leo Records
Product Code: 23308
Catalog Code: LEO 766
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The Swiss string trio led by violinist Harald Kimmig, with Daniel Studer on bass and Alfred Zimmerlin on cello, is joined by UK saxophonist John Butcher for a set of improvisations that build with a unique percussive vitality and burning intensity.


Butcher, John / Stale Liavik Solberg: So Beautiful, It Starts To Rain

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 22569
Catalog Code: CF390CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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British free improvising legend John Butcher met Scandinavian drummer Stale Liavik Solberg at Cafe Oto to record these intensely detailed yet sublimely reserved duos, three pieces segmenting the album title, an intimate and never extravagent dialog of great technical depth.


RED Trio w/ John Butcher: Summer Skyshift

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 22126
Catalog Code: CF372CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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The second collaboration between the Portugese Red Trio of Rodrigo Pinheiro (piano), Hernani Faustino (double bass) and Gabriel Ferrandini (drums) with UK saxophonist John Butcher, performing live at Jazz em Agosto Festival in 2015, revealing new aspects to their project.


Butcher, John / Michael Duch: Fjordgata

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21925
Catalog Code: ccs 56
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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A live recording at the Jazzfest Trondheim, Trondelag Senter for Samtidskunst, in May 2015 from the freely improvising duo of John Butcher and contrabassist Michael Duch, a superb extended concert of incredible reed technique and concept anchored by Duch's flexible bass work.


Butcher, John : Nigemizu

Label: Uchimizu Records
Product Code: 20360
Catalog Code: Uchimizu 01
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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UK free improvising saxophonist John Butcher continues to push the boundaries in solo explorations of amazing technique and concept on his horn, using the natural resonance of his settings to enhance his wealth of ideas; here he's captured live at Shimanouchi Church, in Osaka, Japan and at Hall Egg Farm, in Fukaya, Japan in 2013 during a Japanese tour.


Davies, Rhodri / John Butcher: Routing Lynn

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 19911
Catalog Code: ftarri-217
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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Chris Watson recorded John Butcher on acoustic & amplified sax and Rhodri Davies on acoustic & electric harp in Routing Lynn in Northumberland, then joined them live at a festival in Gateshead where the duo played alongside Watson's reworked recordings.


Butcher, John / Burkhard Beins / Mark Wastell: Membrane

Label: Confront
Product Code: 19879
Catalog Code: ccs 36
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Mysteriously dark electroacoustic improv from the adept trio of John Butcher on acoustic and amplified saxophones, Burkhard Beins on amplified bass drum and electronics, and Mark Wastell on amplified 32" paiste tam-tam, slowly evolving, rich environments in sound.


Frith, Fred / John Butcher: The Natural Order

Label: Northern Spy
Product Code: 19768
Catalog Code: NS 060
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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This album documents guitarist Fred Frith and saxophonist John Butcher's first head-to-head encounter in a recording studio, two titans of their instruments playing without overdubs in a single session for remarkable creative and sonic results.


Common Objects: John Butcher / Rhodri Davies / Lee Patterson: Live In Morden Tower

Label: Mikroton Recordings
Product Code: 17996
Catalog Code: cd 29
Country: Russia
 
Price: $14.95



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Active in various formats since 2005 when The London Musicians' Collective commissioned the ensemble from electric harpist Rhodri Davies, this album with John Butcher (sax & amplifier) and Lee Patterson on amplified devices is surprisingly their first release.


Way Out Northwest (John Butcher / Tortsen Mueller / Dylan van der Shyff): The White Spot

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 16667
Catalog Code: RPR 1006
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The UK and Vancouver meet for a second release under the Way Out Northwest name - British saxophone master John Butcher with bassist Torsten Muller and drummer Dylan van der Schyff - recording for Sonarchy Radio.


AMM: Sounding Music

Label: Matchless
Product Code: 12975
Catalog Code: MRCD77
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $18.95



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AMM's performance at the 2009 Freedom of the City Festival with AMM regular members Eddie Prevost and John Tilbury extended with John Butcher, Chritian Wolff and Ute Kanngiesser.


AMM w/ John Butcher: Trinity

Label: Matchless
Product Code: 11063
Catalog Code: MRCD71
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $18.95



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New 2008 recordings from AMM - Eddie Prevost & John Tilbury with John Butcher - performing at Trinity College of Music in Greenwich, England.


Furt plus: Equals

Label: psi
Product Code: 09585
Catalog Code: 08.02
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $18.95



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The followup to Furt's expanded format as heard on Spin Networks in 2005, in electroacoustic trios with John Butcher, Phil Minton, Rhodri Davies, Ute Wassermann, &c.


Butcher / Muller / van der Schyff: Way Out Northwest

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 09375
Catalog Code: DA00272
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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British saxophone phenomenon John Butcher meets Vancouver's premiere bassist Torsten Müller and drummer Dylan van der Schyff for an amazing live set at the Western Front.


fORCH: Spin Networks

Label: psi
Product Code: 08400
Catalog Code: 07.05/07.06
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $25.95



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Butcher, John / Kurzmann, Christof: The Big Misunderstanding Between Hertz and Megahertz

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 07197
Catalog Code: P106
Country: France
 
Price: $18.95



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Mackness, Vanessa / John Butcher: Respiritus

Label: Incus
Product Code: 06764
Catalog Code: CD21
Country: UK
 
Price: $16.95



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Contest of Pleasures, The (Butcher / Charles / Dorner): Alibi Days

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 06442
Catalog Code: P205
Country: France
 
Price: $18.95



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Recordings of improvisations from different rooms with unique resonant properties, manipulated and organized into 5 compositions mixing musique concrete and e-a improv.


Bennet / Bryerton / Butcher / De Gruttola / Kaiser / Smith: Sextessense: A Tribute to John Stevens and the SME

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 06437
Catalog Code: bpa011
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Butcher, John: 13 Friendly Numbers

Label: Unsounds
Product Code: 06166
Catalog Code: 07u
Country: The Netherlands
 
Price: $17.95



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Butcher / Durrant / Lovens /Malfatti / Russell: News From The Shed

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 05677
Catalog Code: 4121
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Moor / Lehn / Butcher: Thermal

Label: Unsounds
Product Code: 01920
Catalog Code: 04u
Country: The Netherlands
 
Price: $15.95



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