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Consorts: Distinctions

Label: Spoonhunt
Product Code: 30996
Catalog Code: SHCD002
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.94



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Composer Dominic Lash's Consort ensemble explores the possibilities of combining sustained-tone music, guided & free improvisation, and the relationship between acoustic and amplified sound, heard in this evolving, extended concert at Café Oto on Lash's 40th birthday, in a unique mix of acoustic & electronic instruments that even includes an amplified kitchen sink!


Lash, Dominic Quartet (w / Carmona / Tejero / Ward): Limulus

Label: Spoonhunt
Product Code: 30995
Catalog Code: SHCD001
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Honing their conversation in their third release as a band, British double bassist Dominic Lash's Quartet with Javier Carmona on drums & percussion, Ricardo Tejero on alto saxophone and Alex Ward on electric guitar are heard live at Cafe OTO in London, Lash providing all compositions and arrangements over six wide-ranging, edgy and innovative improvisations; outstanding!


Baker, Duck (w/ Bailey / Beresford / Dresser / Butcher / Moore / Rudd / Ward / Williamson / Edwards / Noble): Confabulations

Label: ESP-Disk
Product Code: 30379
Catalog Code: ESPDISK 5065CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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An excellent collection of duos and trios recorded in NY, London and Stockholm between 1994 & 2017, between acoustic improvising guitarist Duck Baker with a great set of masterful collaborators including Derek Bailey, Steve Beresford, John Butcher, Mark Dresser, Michael Moore, Roswell Rudd, Alex Ward, Joe Williamson, John Edwards and Steve Noble.


Locals, The (Thomas, Ward / Thomas / Lash / Hasson-Davis): The Locals Play The Music Of Anthony Braxton

Label: Discus
Product Code: 30010
Catalog Code: 103CD
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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An upbeat and energetic performance at the Konfrontation Festival, Ulrichsberg in 2006, featuring six early compositions by Anthony Braxton, arranged by pianist Pat Thomas and performed by the quintet of superb improvisers and interpreters Alex Ward on clarinet, Evan Thomas on electric guitar, Dominic Lash on electric bass, and Darren Hasson-Davis on drums.


Ward, Alex Item 4: Where We Were

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 28785
Catalog Code: RPR1106
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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UK guitarist Alex Ward's quartet featuring his compositions for improvisers, performed with a set of younger players on London's free improv scene--Charlotte Keeffe on trumpet & flugelhorn, Otto Willberg on double bass, and Andrew Lisle on drums--heard here in two intricately exciting 2018 concerts in London at Set Dalston Lane and at Cafe Oto Project Space.


Ward, Alex : Frames

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 28784
Catalog Code: RPR1105
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Originally a clarinetist, UK improviser Alex Ward began exploring the guitar in rock settings, first bringing the instrument to his improv work around the year 2000 with N.E.W. (w/ Steve Noble & John Edwards); this is his 1st solo guitar album, showing a wide range of styles that embrace improv, rock and compositional styles, a remarkable display of skill and creative drive.


Bishop, Jeb / Alex Ward / Weasel Walter: Flayed

Label: ugEXPLODE
Product Code: 27959
Catalog Code: ug75
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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An assertive album of free improv bringing together players from New York (drummer Weasel Walters), London (clarinetist & electric guitarist Alex Ward), and Chicago (trombonist Jeb Bishop), their previous shared projects and cross-genre intentions in rock, hardcore jazz and other experimental forms leading to this wonderfully quirky and masterful album of excoriating free jazz.


Kraabel, Caroline : Last1 And Last2

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 27388
Catalog Code: 5048
Country: UK
 
Price: $16.95



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LAST is part of a series by Caroline Kraabel (LIO, Remote Viewers) mixing live improvisation with pre-recorded material provided by Robert Wyatt for this purpose, performed live at Cafe OTO in two versions: first where the 15-piece ensemble has not yet heard the Wyatt interventions, and second where they were familiar with and use his voice to structure what they play.


Forebrace (Ward / Sassi / Horro / Doulton): Steeped

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 22584
Catalog Code: RPR 1052
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Blending jazz and rock forms with frenetic excitement and masterful control, multi-reedist Forebrace quartet with Roberto Sassi (electric guitar), Santiago Horro (electric bass) and Jem Doulton (drums) run the gamut on exultantly virtuosic improvisation, here recording live at Cafe Oto.


Sinton, Josh / Dominic Lash: Signal Gain

Label: OutNow Recordings
Product Code: 22177
Catalog Code: ON028
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Multi-reedist Josh Sinton and double bassist Dominic Lash spent a year researching early forms of free-form playing, inviting guests Nate Wooley, Indrid Laubrock, Kyoko Kitamura, and Alex Ward to record the results with them, heard in this outstanding set of recordings from duo to sextet.


Morris, Joe: Perpetual Frontier The Properties of Free Music [BOOK]

Label: Riti Publishing
Product Code: 16785
Catalog Code: 9780985981006
Country: USA
 
Price: $24.95



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Joe Morris wrote this book to discuss aspects of free music, including responses to his questionnaire written by Joe McPhee, William Parker, Jamie Saft, Ken Vandermark, Marilyn Crispell, Nate Wooley, Jack Wright, Matthew Shipp, &c.


Coxhill / Ward: Old Sights New Sounds

Label: Incus
Product Code: 14671
Catalog Code: CD61
Country: UK
 
Price: $17.95



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London veteran improvisers, saxophonist Lol Coxhill and clarinetist Alex Ward, met at the Incus HQ in 2010 to record these 7 extraordinary dialogs, described as a 1 Act work in 2 scenes with 6 characters!


Morris / Fwwell / Ward: The Necessary And The Possible

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 11954
Catalog Code: CD 116
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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This incredible trio, recorded at the 25th Victo Actuelle Festival, play complex music using shared ideas about articulation, timbre, and methods of interaction.


Hawkins, Alexander / Dominic Lash / Paul May / Alex Ward: Barkingside

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 09322
Catalog Code: 4147
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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A quartet of four excellent young improvising musicians based in London and Oxford, none of whom have ever been to the outer London suburb of Barkingside.