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Mayas', Magda Filamental (w / Davies / Caddy / Theriot / Davies / Parkins / Thieke / Abdelnour): Confluence

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 30436
Catalog Code: RPR1120
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Composed by pianist Magda Mayas for an octet of superb avant improvisers including Rhodri Davies, Zeena Parkins, Michael Thieke, Angharad Davies, &c. and performed live at the 2019 Music Unlimited 33, in Wels, Austria, this extended work uses a graphic score to interpret 12 photographs taken over an hour observing the merging waters of the Rhone and the Arve rivers.


Davies, Rhodri: An Air Swept Clean of All Distance

Label: Amgen Records
Product Code: 30208
Catalog Code: CD003
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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First release on the Alt.Vinyl label in 2014, this album finds harpist Rhodri Davies performing on the same instrument as his prior album Wound Response, but here with no amplification, preparations or distortion, improvising through "tumbling phrases, arpeggios and articulate rhythms", in a compelling album of assertive and joyful playing.


Davies, Rhodri: Wound Response

Label: Amgen Records
Product Code: 30207
Catalog Code: CD002
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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First released in 2012 on the Alt.Vinyl label and now reissued on his own Amgen label, Rhodri Davies performs solo in Newcastle upon Tyne on lap harp and electronics, using two main techniques: over-articulation of the strings (what harpists are taught not to do) and attacking the strings with a plectrum, forcing the tuning into new relationships until the strings eventually break.


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.


Sealed Knot, The (Beins / Davies / Wastell): Twenty

Label: Confront
Product Code: 29578
Catalog Code: core 17
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.95



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After twenty years playing together, the Sealed Knot trio of Burkhard Beins on amplified percussion, Rhodri Davies on amplified lap harp, and Mark Wastell on dual 32 past tam tams, gongs & nepalese singing bowls, performed live at Cafe OTO to record this beautifully captured, contemplative concert of tone, texture and ringing sound, like a 20-year dream reflected.


Davies, Rhodri: Telyn Rawn

Label: Amgen Records
Product Code: 29399
Catalog Code: CD001
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Dating back to the 13th century in Wales, the Telyn Rawn is a nearly forgotten horsehair harp; UK improvising harpist Rhodri Davies researched the instrument and its unique sound, commissioning the construction of a harp on which he performs 18 improvisations of impressive technique and sonority, launching his new Amgen Records label with this album named for the instrument.


Granberg, Magnus / Skogen: Let Pass My Weary Guiltless Ghost

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 29311
Catalog Code: at156
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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First performed in November 2019 at the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival and then at the Splitter Orchester festival in Berlin, this studio recording of Magnus Granberg's delicately complex and exquisitely dream-like composition features his Skogen ensemble, including Granberg, Rhodri Davies, Toshimaru Nakamura, Erik Carlsson, Petter Wastberg, &c.


Davies, Rhodri : Transversal Time

Label: Confront
Product Code: 28589
Catalog Code: core 11
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.95



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Assigning different times systems--standard time, decimal and hex time--to different musicians, harpist Rhodri Davies develops an electroacoustic improvisational environment of unusual perception and sensation, performed live in Cardiff in 2018 with Ryoko Akama, Sara Hughes, Sofia Jernberg, Pia Palme, Andre Parkinson, Lucy Railton, Pat Thomas, & Dafne Vicente.


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.


Davies, Rhodri / David Sylvian / Mark Wastell: There Is No Love

Label: Confront
Product Code: 24019
Catalog Code: core 01
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Confront initiates their new Core Series with the text piece "There Is No Love" with David Sylvian on voice, vocal treatments and electronics, Rhodri Davies on harp, vibraphone and radio, and Mark Wastel on tam tam and percussion, a sophisticated spoken word piece of shadowy atmosphere and innuendo, leveraging approaches from experimental, improvised and composed music.


Davies, Angharad / Rhodri Davies / Michael Duch / Lina Lapelyte / John Lely & John Tilbury: Goldsmiths

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 22138
Catalog Code: at92
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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An extended group improvisation and compositions by Lely, Sarah Hughes, and Jurg Frey, subtle and beautiful performances by Angharad Davies (violin), Rhodri Davies (electric harp), Michael Duch (bass), Lina Lapelyte (violin), John Lely (objects & electronics) & John Tilbury (piano).


Beuger, Antoine : Two . Too (For Erwin-Josef Speckmann) [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21823
Catalog Code: EWR 0903/04
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Jurg Frey on clarinet and Irene Kurka on soprano vocals perform Wandelweiser composer Antoine Beuger's extended composition "Two"; then the duo of Rhodri Davies on harp and Ko Ishikawa on sho are layered on the first recording, creating a refreshingly new take on the piece.


Davies, Rhodri: Pedwar [BOX SET, 4 LPs + INSERTS]

Label: Alt.Vinyl
Product Code: 20609
Catalog Code: av058x
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $124.95



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Improvising harpist Rhodri Davies in a solo career retrospective box set with 4 LPs (+ download codes) in screenprinted heavy card sleeves with artwork by Jean Luc Guionnet, plus curated flyers, posters, a booklet written by Rhodri Davies, an essay by David Toop, &c. &c.


Common Objects: Butcher / Davies / Davies / Patterson: Whitewashed with Lines [2 CDs]

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 20549
Catalog Code: at85x2
Country: UK
 
Price: $24.95



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A double CD featuring two extended live performances by the electroacoustic quartet of John Butcher (sax), Angharad Davies (violin), Rhodri Davies (harps) & Lee Patterson (amplifed devices), one an improv from Durham in 2013, the other a graphic score from Newcastle, 2014.


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.


Wastell, Mark: Caressed On The Brow By Unseen Hands

Label: Confront
Product Code: 18757
Catalog Code: ccs 23
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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This long overdue re-issue celebrates the unique encounter of eleven like-minded musicians from Japan, England, Wales, Germany, Basque Country & Norway, brought together in the studio for one day only for this daytime recording session followed by an evening concert.


Ist (Davies / Fell / Wastell): Consequences (of Time and Place)

Label: Confront
Product Code: 18751
Catalog Code: ccs 25
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.60



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ist (The Improvising String Trio) of Rhodri Davies (harp), Simon H. Fell (bass) and Mark Wastell (violincello) performing at The Natural Music Club in London, 1997, using unorthodox techniques in indeterminate systems and free improvisation for fascinating 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.


Ist (Davies / Fell / Wastell): Berlin

Label: Confront
Product Code: 17772
Catalog Code: ccs 18
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Ist - Rhodri Davies (harp), Simon H. Fell (double bass) & Mark Wastell (violoncello) - recorded this fascinating, quietly active lower case work at Total Music Meeting in Berlin 2001.


Halliwell, Graham: Recorded Delivery

Label: Confront
Product Code: 13376
Catalog Code: ccs 04
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Saxophonist Halliwell appears here in three duo performances with Rhodri Davies playing E-bowed harp; Steve Roden with extracts from his "resonantlighttones"; and Mark Wastell on tam-tam.


Ist (Davies / Fell / Wastell): Lodi

Label: Confront
Product Code: 13375
Catalog Code: ccs 05
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Since 1995 the string trio of Rhodri Davies, Simon H. Fell & Mark Wastell have created sparse, introspective improvisation, performing here at the Contemporaneamente festival in Lodi, Italy.


Butcher, John / Rhodri Davies: Carliol

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 13063
Catalog Code: ftarri-220
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.50



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Dark and beautiful improvisation from saxophonist and electronics artist John Butcher and harpist Rhodri Davies, an incredible display of timbre, technique, and pacing.


Sealed Knot, The (Beins / Davies / Wastell): and we disappear

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 12423
Catalog Code: at23
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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For a decade this trio has created some of the most interesting electroacoustic improvisation, captured in a 38 minute performance at the Ear We Are Festival in Biel, Switzerland, 2007.


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.


fORCH: Spin Networks

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



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