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Musica Elettronica Viva: Spacecraft [VINYL]

Label: Our Swimmer
Product Code: 30509
Catalog Code: WELLE 104LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $26.95



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One of the original innovators in electroacoustic improvisastion, the Italy-based group Musica Elettronica Viva with the core of Alvin Curran, Fredrick Rzewski, and Richard Teitelbaum are heard live at the Academy of Arts, in Berlin, Germany, on October 5th, 1967 in a sextet format using contact mics, electronics, trumpet, amplified gas plate, moog, voice and saxophone.


Curran, Alvin: The Works [VINYL]

Label: Our Swimmer
Product Code: 30094
Catalog Code: WELLE 101LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $25.95



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Alvin Curran's famous 1980 composition combines piano, voice, a Serge modular synthesizer, and tape recordings, particularly of his 14 year old dachshund Caspar "singing", recorded after meeting a female dog in heat earlier in the day, a peculiar love song based around a 5-note motive played on the piano, increasingly frenzied and affected by the Serge synth.


Curran, Alvin / Roberto Laneri / Giancarlo Schiaffini: Beat 72 Lost Date [VINYL]

Label: Eargong Records
Product Code: 29649
Catalog Code: EG 001LP
Country: Italy
 
Price: $23.95



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Sounding current in the modern age of free improvisation, this 1973 recording of a live concert at Teatro Beat 72 in Rome, led by outstanding performers, trumpeter Alvin Curran (MEV), clarinetist Roberto Laneri (Prima Materia) and trombonist Giancarlo Schiaffini (Gruppo di improvvisazione Nuova Consonanza), stands as a testament to the free improv movement they helped to expand.


Curran, Alvin / Roberto Laneri / Giancarlo Schiaffini: Beat 72 Lost Date

Label: Eargong Records
Product Code: 29648
Catalog Code: EG 001CD
Country: Italy
 
Price: $19.95



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Sounding current in the modern age of free improvisation, this 1973 recording of a live concert at Teatro Beat 72 in Rome, led by outstanding performers, trumpeter Alvin Curran (MEV), clarinetist Roberto Laneri (Prima Materia) and trombonist Giancarlo Schiaffini (Gruppo di improvvisazione Nuova Consonanza), stands as a testament to the free improv movement they helped to expand.


Leimgruber, Urs / Andreas Willers / Alvin Curran / Fabrizio Spera: Rome-ing

Label: Leo Records
Product Code: 28608
Catalog Code: LEO 872
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The long-running duo of saxophonist Urs Leimgruber and guitarist Andreas Willers are joined by percussionist Fabrizio Spera (Ossatura) and Alvin Curran (MEV) for a live performance at Casa del Jazz in Rome, merging avant jazz approaches with ea-improv through guitar effects and sampling, finding passion in explorative and unpredictable music of superb skill and intent.


Musica Elettronica Viva: United Patchwork [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Alternative Fox
Product Code: 28595
Catalog Code: FOX 022LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $24.95



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A reissue of Musica Elettronica Viva's innovative 1978 open-structured album of free improvisation, United Patchwork, with the core performers of Frederic Rzewski on piano & electric piano, Richard Teitelbaum on synthesizer & conch shells, Alvin Curran on synthesizer & keys, plus Karl Berger on keys & vibraphone, Garrett List on trombone, and Steve Lacy on soprano sax.


Curran, Alvin / Jon Rose: Cafe Grand Abyss

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 28268
Catalog Code: RERJRAC1
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Two masterful, virtuosic and inquiring musicians--Alvin Curran on piano, sampler & shofar, and Jon Rose on violins, 6-string drain pipe and singing saw--in an incredible album of improvisation that seems to know no boundary, farcically claiming to be revisiting their earliest experiences in cocktail club bands, but instead shredding the concept with breakneck speed and surprise; wow!


Musica Elettronica Viva: Symphony No 106

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23209
Catalog Code: CD 129
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Documenting a reunion of Musica Elettronica Viva's founders Frederic Rzewski (piano and vocals), Richard Teitelbaum (keyboards and computer) and Alvin Curran (keyboards, computer and shofar) at the 32nd International Festival Of Current Music in Victoriaville, Canada in 2016.