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Bootstrappers (Elliott Sharp / Melvin Gibbs / Don McKenzie): Xenolith

Label: Klanggalerie
Product Code: 32037
Catalog Code: gg390
Country: Austria
 
Price: $14.95



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The first new Bootstrappers album since 1992, joining band leader Elliott Sharp for this 3rd album are longtime collaborators Melvin Gibbs on electric bass and Don McKenzie on drums, for seven assertive rock-based improvisations fueled by electronics, free jazz, no wave and electroacoustic sound, manifesting a hardboiled NY ethic of focused grooves and free playing.


Armaroli, Sergio / Steve Piccolo / Elliott Sharp: What Went Wrong

Label: Leo Records
Product Code: 32036
Catalog Code: CD LR 924
Country: UK
 
Price: $12.95



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The fifth album on Leo Records for vibraphonist Sergio Armaroli, and his second with NY guitarist, saxophonist & electronic artist Elliott Sharp and bassist Steve Piccolo, using lyrical interpretations of jazz standards as a jumping off point for experimental and unusual approaches to improvisation, a unique balancing point in a fascinating collection.


Semantics (Elliott Sharp / Ned Rothenberg / Samm Bennett): Bone Of Contention

Label: Klanggalerie
Product Code: 31804
Catalog Code: GG398
Country: Austria
 
Price: $14.95



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Including three previously unreleased live tracks, one of Downtown NY's supergroups of drummer Samm Bennett, reed & wind player Ned Rothenberg and guitar & bass player Elliott Sharp's 2nd album is reissued, bringing this collection of seemingly endless possibility in improvisation back to the foreground, sounding as modern today as it did in the percolating creativity of 1987.


O'Rourke, Jim / Elliott Sharp: Sakuraza

Label: zOaR Records
Product Code: 31771
Catalog Code: ZCD 081
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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In 2021 Elliott Sharp celebrated his 70th year through a series of concerts, this performance at Sakuraza in Kofu, Japan with Jim O'Rourke the 2nd in the series, Sharp on bass clarinet, a Strandberg Boden 8-string guitarbass & electronics while O'Rourke performed on synthesizers and electronics, for a spectacular set of 7 improvised electroacoustic dialogs.


Sharp, Elliott / Tim Dahl / Weasel Walter: Kompromat

Label: ugEXPLODE
Product Code: 31767
Catalog Code: ug85
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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A scorching studio recording from 2011 recently discovered in the archives from the trio of Elliott Sharp on guitar, Tim Dahl on bass guitar, Weasel Walter on drums, a raging album of free improvisation in the Downtown NY style from three players steeped in expressing instrumental agitation with clarity and conviction - a truly burning power trio!


Armaroli, Sergio / Steve Piccolo / Elliott Sharp: Blue In Mind

Label: Leo Records
Product Code: 31673
Catalog Code: CD LR 920
Country: UK
 
Price: $12.95



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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.


Marclay, Christian / Elliott Sharp: 97 IS 97

Label: zOaR Records
Product Code: 31478
Catalog Code: ZCD 097
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Essential members of the Downtown NY scene since 1981, the collaborations of turntablist Christian Marclay and multi-instrumentalist Elliott Sharp, here on 8 string guitarbass, bass clarinet & electronics, is distilled in this extremely creative electroacoustic/concrete duo, recorded live in convert at the Knitting Factory in December, 1997.


Sharp, Elliott SysOrk: ReGenerate

Label: zOaR Records
Product Code: 31348
Catalog Code: ZCD 96
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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As part of NY composer, guitarist, bassist, saxophonist and electroacoustic artist Elliott Sharp's 70th birthday observation he performed a series of concerts under the moniker "E#@70", initiating the series with this remarkable concert at Roulette, premiering 4 new works performed by his SysOrk ensemble, dedicated to performing Sharp's algorithmic scores, graphic notation and conductions.


Noyes, Charles K. / Elliott Sharp: Besotted

Label: zOaR Records
Product Code: 31126
Catalog Code: ZCD 090
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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A series of collaborative electracoustic improvisations recorded remotely during the pandemic by long-time associates, electric guitarist Charles K. Noyes and multi-instrumentalist Elliott Sharp, here performing on arches h line (a 9-string double neck instrument), violinoid, triple course bass pantar, analog synthesizers, sax & bass clarinet.


Sharp, Elliot: Tectonics: Field & Stream

Label: Knitting Factory
Product Code: 30751
Catalog Code: KFR-227
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Elliott Sharp's 1998 Knitting Factory album finds the saxophonist, guitarist & electronic artist in a solo setting of rhythmic works using MAX/MSP and DSP applications to create rhythmic and sonic environments over which he improvises, with assistance on one track each from Zeena Parkin on "little green drone guitar" and Frank Rothkamm providing drums sequences.


Sharp, Elliot : Binibon

Label: Henceforth
Product Code: 30750
Catalog Code: 110
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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A modern spoken opera by NY composer Elliott Sharp and librettist/narrator Jack Womack (Terraplane) with several narrators, reflecting the events surrounding a 1981 killing in New York's East Village, set in a darkly instrumental soundtrack developed by Sharp using guitars, saxophones, clarinets, synthesizers, bass, percussion, drums programming and samples.


Sharp's, Elliott Terraplane: Century

Label: zOaR Records
Product Code: 30726
Catalog Code: ZCD 086
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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An unflinching look at life in post-Reconstruction America, commemorating the anniversary of Nancy Cunard's 1934 collection of African-American writings, poems, and song lyrics titled Negro: An Anthology, from Elliott Sharp's Terraplane, with vocalists Tracie Morris, Eric Mingus, Mikel Banks, and instrumentalist including Sharp, Dave Hofstra, recordings from Hubert Sumlin, &c.


Sharp, Elliott: IrRational Music [BOOK]

Label: TerraNova Press
Product Code: 30654
Catalog Code: 9781949597004
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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An insightful look at the history of New York composer, saxophonist and guitarist Elliott Sharp, "Sixteen Pieces in the Shape of a Memoir" as Sharp looks back at his musical influences and approach to playing and composing, with observations on music, art, politics and technology, a fascinating set of essays from a vanguard artist's point of view.


Sharp, Elliot / Orchestra Carbon: Radiolaria

Label: zOaR Records
Product Code: 30652
Catalog Code: ZCD 022
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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An algorithmic composition for Elliott Sharp's Orchestra Carbon modeled on biological paradigms of growth and reproduction, recorded at Tonic in 2001 with a large ensemble of instrumentalists including Ned Rothenberg, Steve Swell, Jim Pugliese, Andy Laster, &c. and programmers and sampler performers including David Weinstein, R. Luke Dubois, and Zeena Parkins.


Chansons du Crepuscule (Helene Breschand / Elliott Sharp): Aube

Label: zOaR Records
Product Code: 30650
Catalog Code: ZCD 074
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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A collection of original songs and interpretations inspired by Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg, from vocalist Hélène Breschand, also performing on harp, electronics & field recordings, in a duo with Elliott Sharp, who creates grooves and instrumental environments on guitar, synth, bass, drum programming & electronics, each song beautifully fractured and rich in detail.


Synkretika (Carl Stone / Elliott Sharp): Live in Tokyo

Label: zOaR Records
Product Code: 30647
Catalog Code: ZCD 060
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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One of the pioneers of live computer music, Carl Stone and guitarist, multi-reedist and electronic artist Elliott Sharp have had a long association sharing concert stages together, heard here in 2019 at Bar Ishee in Tokyo for a unique concert of syncretic improvisation, merging instrumental music with unusual concrete and acousmatic sonic manifestations.


Sharp's, Elliott Terraplane: Kick It Six

Label: zOaR Records
Product Code: 30646
Catalog Code: ZCD 055
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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The title referencing a Blind Willie McTell entreaty to himself, Elliott Sharp's contemporary blues project Teraplane truly "kicks" in 8 burning pieces of concentrated guitar work from Sharp, solo and in overdub, recording in Studio zOaR while performing on electric guitar, vong co guitar, lap steel guitar, console steel guitars, mandocello, mandola, basses & drum programming.


McKenzie II, Donald Sturge Anthony (feat. Elliott Sharp, Bill Laswell and Vernon Reid): Silenced II - Views from the Auction Block

Label: 577 Records
Product Code: 30145
Catalog Code: 5808_CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.99



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Drummer Donald Sturge Anthony McKenzie II trades off duos with a set of masterful musicians in the second volume of his "Silenced" project, here with guitarist Elliott Sharp for a complex and inspired dialog; with bassist Bill Laswell for a rich and moody soundscape; and with guitarist Vernon Reid in a piece for McKenzie's daughter; plus one solo drum piece.


Sharp, Elliott: Filiseti Mekidesi [2 CDs]

Label: Infrequent Seams Records
Product Code: 29970
Catalog Code: CD-IS-1028X
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Elliott Sharp's opera is a visceral meditation about the universal search for a safe neutral place, told through text reflecting moments and situations in cosmic and human history that resonate with current events of great urgency, and through creative sound performed by the vocal group Voxnova Italia, and the instrumental ensemble Musikfabrik.


Various Artists (curated by Nick Vander): Walk My Way, Volume One

Label: Orbit577
Product Code: 29920
Catalog Code: OR5011
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.99



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The first of a five-volume compilation series curated by Nick Vander, a testament to the incredible musical range of the guitar and the imaginative possibility of guitarists around the world, with tracks from L. Hein, Davaajargal Tsaschikher, Alan Courtis, Marco Cappelli, Elliott Sharp, Hery Ujjaya, Killick Hinds, Gilbert Isbin, and Nick Vander.


Semantics (Elliott Sharp / Ned Rothenberg / Samm Bennett): Semantics

Label: Klanggalerie
Product Code: 29528
Catalog Code: GG306
Country: Austria
 
Price: $17.95



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An excellent example of the 80s Downtown NY approach to improvisation from the trio of wind player Ned Rothenberg on alto & tenor saxophones, bass clarinet & flute, Elliott Sharp on guitar, bass & violin, and Samm Bennett on drums, percussion & electronic drums, all in the height and excitement of the new music being developed and performed in NYC in the 1980s; awe-inspiring!


Sharp, Elliott / Sergio Sorrentino: Spilla'

Label: ANTS Records
Product Code: 28287
Catalog Code: AG21
Country: Italy
 
Price: $14.95



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'Spilla' means 'to play' in the language of Neapolitan musicians, and playing here are NY guitarist and composer Elliott Sharp and Italian guitarist Sergio Sorrentino, presenting world premier recordings of 4 works recorded live in Vercelli, Italy: two improvisations and two graphic scores performed on electric guitar with incredible technique and passion.


Turkoz, Saadet / Elliott Sharp : Kumuska

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 28101
Catalog Code: ITK328
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Distilling their larger group work on albums "Kumuska" and "Marmara Sea" to the duo of creative New York bass clarinetist & guitarist Elliott Sharp, and Bosporus vocalist Saadet Turkoz, whose free improvisation is influenced by European, Indian, Asian, jazz & blues forms, in an album of 9 songs about the familiar focused through a world view.


McKenzie II, Donald Sturge Anthony (feat. Elliot Sharp, Bill Laswell, Vernon Reid): Silenced II - Views from the Auction Block [VINYL + DOWNLOAD]

Label: 577 Records
Product Code: 26412
Catalog Code: 5808
Country: USA
 
Price: $18.99



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Drummer Donald Sturge Anthony McKenzie II trades off duos with a set of masterful musicians in the second volume of his "Silenced" project, here with guitarist Elliott Sharp for a complex and inspired dialog; with bassist Bill Laswell for a rich and moody soundscape; and with guitarist Vernon Reid in a piece for McKenzie's daughter; plus one solo drum piece.


Kimura, Mari / Roberto Morales Manzanares : Leyendas

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 24068
Catalog Code: VICCD069
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"Prior to the release of this CD, Mexican flutist/pianist Roberto Morales Manzanares was virtually unknown in North America. He met Japan-born violinist Mari Kimura when she played at Callejon del Ruido, a new music festival Manzanares ...


Sharp, Elliott Aggregat (Bynum / Greene II / Jones / Altschul): Dialectrical

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 22573
Catalog Code: CF386CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Downtown New York multi-reedist mainstay Elliott Sharp in his third Aggregat release, in a quintet with Taylor Ho Bynum on trumpet, Barry Altschul on drums, Terry L. Greene II on trombone, and Brad Jones on bass, pushing elastic limits on the concepts of jazz and free improv.


Sharp, Elliott Aggregat: Quintet

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 18217
Catalog Code: CF288
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $13.95



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The 2nd Aggregat album expands the first release's trio of Elliott Sharp (just on reeds this time), Brad Jones (bass) and Ches Smith (drums) into a quintet with Nate Wooley (trumpet) and Terry L. Green (trombone) for an amazing set of free jazz compositions.


Berthiaume, Antoine / Elliott Sharp: BASE

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 10574
Catalog Code: AM_178
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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Two guitarists from New York's Downtown and Montreal's Actuelle scenes in 11 guitar improvisations, experimental sounds constructed and deconstructed.


Sharp, Elliott / Fields, Scott: Scharfefelder

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 09771
Catalog Code: CFG 003
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $13.95



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The 3rd Clean Feed Guitar Series brings Elliott Sharp and Scott Fields together for a mixture or conventional notation, graphic notation, and structures for improvisation.


Sharp, Elliott / Charlotte Hug : pi:k

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 08793
Catalog Code: 4143
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $18.95



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Studio improvisations on guitar & viola from NYC, and then live improvisations augmented by electronics in Geneva from two unique and impressive improvisers.


Sharp, Elliott: Sharp? Monk? Elliott Sharp Plays the Music of Thelonious Monk

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 06976
Catalog Code: CFG 001CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $13.95



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