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Alcorn, Susan / Leila Bordreuil / Ingrid Laubrock: Bird Meets Wire

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 30434
Catalog Code: RPR1098
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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An unusual grouping of improvisers--pedal steel guitarist Susan Alcorn, cellist Leila Bordreuil, who's experimental approach to the instrument has her labeled as a "noise cellist", and saxophonist Ingrid Laubrock on tenor & soprano--in a collective album of implicitly lyrical, embraceable yet experimentally investigative, unruffled free improvisation.


Thollem (w/ Alex Cline / Susan Alcorn): Thollem's Astral Traveling Sessions

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 30268
Catalog Code: AS153-08CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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In 2019 pianist Thollem McDonas toured the US -- 12 months and 25 albums worth of recordings -- joining collaborators from a vast spectrum of improvisers and performers, this album presenting two such recordings: one a duo with drummer/percussionist Alex Cline from a live concert in Santa Monica; the other a duo with guitarist Susan Alcorn recorded in Baltimore.


Alcorn, Susan Quintet: Pedernal [VINYL]

Label: Very Good
Product Code: 30240
Catalog Code: 005
Country: USA
 
Price: $19.95



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An innovator in integrating pedal steel guitar into modern improvised music, Cleveland-born, Baltimore-based pedal steel guitar player Susan Alcorn's quintet enlists a superb set of New York players--Mark Feldman on violin, Michael Formanek on double bass, Mary Halvorson on guitar, and Ryan Sawyer on drums--taking on a diverse set of Alcorn compositions.


Alcorn, Susan: The Heart Sutra (Arranged by Janel Leppin) [VINYL]

Label: Ideologic Organ
Product Code: 29936
Catalog Code: SOMA 038LP
Country: France
 
Price: $23.95



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Cellist Janel Leppin arranged this moving, passionate and magnificently genre-blurring work by pedal steel guitarist Susan Alcorn, recorded at a live performance during her residency at Issue Project Room in 2012 with Anthony Pirog on guitar, Janel Leppin on cello, Jessika Kenney on vocals, Eyvind Kang on viola, Skuli Sverrisson on bass, and Doug Wieselman on clarinets.


Alcorn, Susan Quintet: Pedernal

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 29810
Catalog Code: RPR1111
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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An innovator in integrating pedal steel guitar into modern improvised music, Cleveland-born, Baltimore-based pedal steel guitar player Susan Alcorn's quintet enlists a superb set of New York players--Mark Feldman on violin, Michael Formanek on double bass, Mary Halvorson on guitar, and Ryan Sawyer on drums--taking on a diverse set of Alcorn compositions.


Wooley, Nate: Seven Storey Mountain VI

Label: Pyroclastic Records
Product Code: 29738
Catalog Code: PR 11
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Composer & trumpeter Nate Wooley presents the 6th composition of his SSM series exploring music's ability to bring catharsis and ecstatic release to the performers and listeners, in a large ensemble of 11 musicians and voice, in a stunningly sophisticated large work of modern orchestration through acoustic and electronic/amplified instruments; a masterwork.


Musicworks: #137 Fall 2020 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 29658
Catalog Code: #137
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Fall 2020 issue of Canada's finest new music magazine, focusing on guitars--hollow, heavy, bowed, cracked, pedalled, flung, trusty companions & feedback demons; Plus articles on Casey Koyczan, Susan Alcorn, Amy Brandon, Aidan Baker, Eliza Kavtion, C. Diab, Markus Lake, Catherine Debard, Cloud Chamber, &c; and an 11-track CD with music from the aforementioned.


Alcorn, Susan / Joe McPhee / Ken Vandermark: Invitation To A Dream

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 27994
Catalog Code: AS100CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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An excellent album of informed free improvisation in the debut of this masterful trio of legendary musicians spread across the US--Joe McPhee on soprano sax & pocket trumpet [NY], Ken Vandermark on tenor sax & clarinet [Chicago], and Susan Alcorn on pedal steel guitar [Texas], a profound album from assertive to introspective playing in seven captivating collective improvisations.


Various Artists: Option 1 [2 CDs]

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 27750
Catalog Code: CvsDCD0059
Country: USA
 
Price: $19.95



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Since 2015 Chicago's Experimental Sound Studio has hosted a series of concert followed by a discussion with the artist, with funding for the series assisted by Corbett vs. Dempsey; this CD collects recordings from the last year, including Susan Alcorn, Gerry Hemingway, Greg Kelley, Kris Davis, Wayne Horvitz, Ingrid Laubrock, LaDonna Smith, Sandy Ewen, Douglas Ewart, &c &c.


Wooley, Nate (Wooley / Sawyer / Halvorson / Alcorn): Columbia Icefield

Label: Northern Spy
Product Code: 27161
Catalog Code: CD-NS-112
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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With two guitarists--Mary Halvorson and Susan Alcorn on pedal steel--and Ryan Sawyer on drums, New York trumpeter explores the Rocky Mountains Columbia Icefield, the largest icefield in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, through sophisticated compositions and superbly illustrative sound, an exceptional album of improvisation and intention from four modern masters.


Johnson, Max: In The West

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24457
Catalog Code: CF439CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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New York bassist Max Johnson expands his piano trio of Kris Davis on piano and Mike Pride on drums with Susan Alcorn on pedal steel guitar, adding an eclectic Western flavor to overall on-point, anchored and driven modern jazz of a high order, balancing lyrical playing with moments of free collective playing, in a beautiful and extraordinary album.


Alcorn, Susan: Soledad

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 20383
Catalog Code: RPR 1032
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Pedal Steel guitar innovator Susan Alcorn in a mostly solo release, beautifully performing 4 lush compositions by Astor Piazzolla, with bassist Michael Formanek joining for the Alcorn-penned "Suite for AHL".