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Die Enttauschung (Axel Dorner / Michael Griener / Rudi Mahall / Jan Roder): Lavaman

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 25220
Catalog Code: INN289
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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The remarkable European Free Jazz quintet Die Enttauschung, crossing bop forms with modern creative approaches to jazz for over 20 years, take a new drummer--Michael Griener--and adds trombonist Christof Thewes, to join Rudi Mahall on clarinets, Axel Dorner on trumpet, and Jan Roder on bass, for an exciting and upbeat album of succinct tunes that both revere and abuse jazz history in wonderful ways.


Hawkins, Alexander / Elaine Mitchener Quartet (w / Neil Charles / Stephen Davis) : UpRoot

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 25219
Catalog Code: INN297
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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"Die Enttauschung has worked its way through whatever combination of bass clarinet, trumpet, double bass and drum you can think of. With Alexander von Schlippenbach they scored a coup: Monk's entire oeuvre presented in one live concert a...


Schweizer, Irene / Joey Baron : Live!

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24902
Catalog Code: INT293
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Two generations and two monumental masters of free improvisation from Europe and New York joined together at the unerhort!-Festival Rote Fabrik Zurich in 2015 to unleash this technically awesome and ebullient duo in a fantastic concert of dynamic power, lyrical insight, intense rhythmic support and counterpoint, and profound musical ideas; incredible!


Speed, Chris Trio (w/ Chris Tordini / Dave King): Platinum On Tap

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24898
Catalog Code: Intakt 294
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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An impressive jazz album from saxophonist Chris Speed, performing with his trio of Dave King on drums and Chris Tordini on bass, a chordless trio that emphasizes Speed's lyrical playing that is both melodic and yet driven by complex riffs, odd time signatures and runs that are fully developed in style and intention, creating a joyful and embraceable album of modern jazz.


Ayler, Albert Quartet: Copenhagen Live 1964

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 24155
Catalog Code: hatOLOGY665
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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In 1964 Albert Ayler's approach to free improvisation had found its voice, in a quartet supported by the now-legendary players Don Cherry on cornet, Gary Peacock on doublebass, and Sunny Murray on drums, heard live in a well-recorded concert at Club Montmarte, in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1964; ferocious and forward thinking, an astonishing concert!


Kaplan, Noah Quartet: Cluster Swerve

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 24154
Catalog Code: hatOLOGY716
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Soprano & tenor saxophonist Noah Kaplan leads a quartet with Joe Morris on guitar, Giacomo Merega on electric bass, and Jason Nazary on drums, performing Kaplan original compositions and Johnny Green's "Body and Soul", taking melodic material and stretching it in unconventional and often microtonal ways; sophisticated and forward-thinking jazz.


Von Orelli, Marco / Max E. Keller / Sheldon Suter: Blow, Strike & Touch

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 24153
Catalog Code: hatOLOGY732
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Swiss trumpeter Marco Von Orelli leads this trio with Max E. Keller on piano and Sheldon Suter on drums, heard live at JazzAmMittwoch, Theater an Gleis, in Winterthur, Switzerland in 2014 for a thoroughly modern jazz outing of creative and extended approaches to the trio's instruments and approach to free jazz.


Shipp, Matthew: Invisible Touch At Taktlos Zurich

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 24152
Catalog Code: hatOLOGY743
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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A fluid and freely improvised solo set from New York pianist Matthew Shipp performing live at the Taktlos Festival in Zurich, Switzerland, 2016, presenting profoundly virtuosic playing skills and remarkable instincts in a continuous 45 minute set that maintains interest and strong bearing as he takes his audience on a commanding and coherent journey.


Shocron, Paula / German Lamonega / Pablo Diaz: Tenzegridad

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 24151
Catalog Code: hatOLOGY742
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Hailing from Buenos Aires, Argentina, the trio of Paula Shocron on piano, German Lamonega on double bass, and co-founder of her Nendo Dango Records label, Pablo Diaz on drums, for an exciting album of free jazz with lyrical intent and great technical skills, an unexpected gem from a part of world not well known for free improvisation.


Blake, Ran: Something To Live For

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 24150
Catalog Code: hatOLOGY711
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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A collection of standards, covers, and Blake originals recorded at WGBH Studio in Boston in 1998, half of the album solo piano, half in duos with guitarist David Fabris and clarinetist Guillermo Gregorio; a wonderfully paced album showing the distinctive approach Blake brings to jazz by merging elements of compositional, gospel, folk, blues and more.


Weber, Katharina / Fred Frith / Fredy Studer: It Rolls

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24147
Catalog Code: Intakt 248
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Blending a sense of chamber music into free improvisation that references jazz, the trio of pianist Katharnia Weber, guitarist Fred Frith and drummer Fredy Studer merge the most outrageous of techniques into a comprehensible whole, engaging the listener in surprising twists and turns that are sophisticated, extraordinary, and wonderfully unpredictable.


Crispell, Marilyn / Gerry Hemingway: Table of Changes (Live)

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24146
Catalog Code: Intakt 246
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Both former alumni of Anthony Braxton ensembles, the partnership of Marilyn Crispell on piano and Gerry Hemingway on drums is captured live in 2013 during their 2013 European tour, with tracks from Austria, France, and Amsterdam including the Europa Jazz Festival in Le Mans, France, for 11 highly attuned improvisations of masterful playing and dialog.


Helias, Mark / Tom Rainey / Tony Malaby: The Signal Maker

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24145
Catalog Code: Intakt 245
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Double bass player Mark Helias leads his Open Loose trio, founded in 1996 and currently comprised of Tom Rainey on drums and Tony Malaby on tenor sax, taking Helias' compositions and reworking them live until they become the dozen magnificent pieces recorded on this album: a diverse, flexible and creative set of approaches to jazz and free improvisation.


Takase, Aki / Paul Ayumi : Hotel Zauberberg

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24144
Catalog Code: Intakt 244
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Pianist Aki Takase and violinist Ayumi Paul's 1st collaboration is an 18 movement suite for violin and piano blending composition and improvisation, with 11 movements from Takase and 5 written with Paul, plus Mozart's "K. 1 minuet in G major" and the Preludio movement from Bach's solo violin partita in E major; an absorbing set of recordings inspired by the writings of Thomas Mann.


Ortiz, Aruan : Cub(an)ism

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24132
Catalog Code: INT290
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Cuban pianist Aruan Ortiz explores a range of musical idioms and styles, drawing on experiences from many phases of Ortiz' life in Cuba, Spain, France and the US, exploring cubist principles, faceting, and multiple perspectives with folkloric elements, as he presents 10 original compositions of passionate and playful music, performed with virtuosic skill.


Trio Heinz Herbert (w/ Dominic Landolt / Ramon Landolt / Mario Haenni): The Willisau Concert (Live)

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24131
Catalog Code: INT287
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Textural improv of improbable grooves and tones driven by intense periods of interaction balanced with spatial sonic environments; adventurous and exuberant dialog caught live at the Jazzfestival Willisau, in Switzerland, 2016 from the trio of Dominic Landolt on guitar, Ramon Landolt on Hammond organ, synthesizer & samples and Mario Haenni on drums.


Black, Jim: Malamute

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24129
Catalog Code: INT283
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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"Malamute is Jim Black's latest gathering of like-minded musical souls. The band toured Europe for the first time in May 2015 performing sketches of the music to be, experimenting with different ways songs and structures could be recombi...


Trio 3 (Lake / Workman / Cyrille): Visiting Texture

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24128
Catalog Code: INT282
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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"Among other things, Visiting Texture illustrates the principle of addition by subtraction. ItÕs the first studio album by Trio 3 as an actual trio Š with Oliver Lake on alto saxophone, Reggie Workman on bass and Andrew Cyrille on drums ...


Sharp, Elliott / Mary Halvorson / Marc Ribot: ERR Guitar

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24127
Catalog Code: Intakt 281
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Elliott Sharp's New York Studio zOaR was the meeting place for three New York guitarists--Sharp himself, Mary Halvorson, and Marc Ribot--who find common ground by blending a variety of approaches to the instrument in 12 excellent and generally succinct collective improvisations, stretching, bending, plucking and inexplicably effecting their guitars.


Schlippenbach Trio (Schlippenbach / Evan Parker / Lovens): Warsaw Concert

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24122
Catalog Code: Intakt 275
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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After 44 years, the UK/European free improvising trio of pianist Alexander von Schlippenbach with saxophonist Evan Parker and drummer Paul Lovens, present this, their 20th album, an incredible extended performance plus a brief coda recorded during the Ad Libitum Festival at the Polish broadcasting, a testament to masterful skill and the endurance of free jazz.


Guy, Barry / Marilyn Crispell / Paul Lytton: Deep Memory

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24120
Catalog Code: Intakt 273
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Inspired by Irish painter Hughie O' Donoghue, bassist and composer Barry Guy takes the same trio from his albums "Odyssey" and "Ithaka"--pianist Marilyn Crispell and drummer Paul Lytton--on an impressionist album of expressive and emotional playing, with lyrical and explosive peformances that reflect a haunting music showcasing each player's skills; stunning.


Laubrock, Ingrid (w/ Peter Evans, Peter / Dan Peck / Miya Masaoka / Miya / Tyshawn Sorey / Craig Tab

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24119
Catalog Code: Intakt 272
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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An all-star lineup and an exciting and unpredictable septet with a fascinating orchestration from saxophonist Ingrid Laubrock, also on glockenspiel, recording in the studio with a band presented at the 2015 Vision Festival in NY, with Peter Evans on trumpet, Miya Masaoka on koto, Craig Taborn on piano, Sam Pluta on electronics, Dan Peck on tuba, and Tyshawn Sorey on drums.


Courvoisier, Sylvie / Mark Feldman / Evan Parker / Ikue Mori: Miller's Tale

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24117
Catalog Code: Intakt 270
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Collective improvisation from a quartet of masters -- NY based Sylvie Courvoisier on piano, Mark Feldman on violin, Ikue Mori on electronics, and London improviser Evan Parker on soprano and tenor sax -- for four pieces as a quartet and five duos of varying configurations, folding back the structure of the band through more intimate conversations; simply excellent.


Black, Jim Trio: The Constant

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24115
Catalog Code: Intakt 268
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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A beautiful example of the modern piano trio, led by in-demand drummer, Jim Black, with Elias Stemeseder the pianist and Thomas Morgan on bass, in a lyrical album that uses Black's compelling and elusive drumming on 9 original Black compositions and one unexpected standard, as all three deliver complex playing that sounds accessible and engaging, a true achievement.


Frith, Fred Trio: Another Day in Fucking Paradise

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24114
Catalog Code: Intakt 267
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Proclaiming that he had nothing more in mind then getting together with a couple of formidable musicians, guitarist Fred Frith and Mills College alumni Jordan Glenn on drums and Jason Hoopes on electric and double bass take their listeners through 13 connected pieces that reference rock, jazz and ea-soundscape in an impressive album from a remarkable new group.


Guy, Barry: The Blue Shroud

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24113
Catalog Code: INT266
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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"An homage to the painting Guernica by Picasso, Barry Guy's The Blue Shroud is dedicated to people of the Spanish town who fell victim to Nazi bombing during the Spanish Civil War. Using new music and jazz improvisational techniques, Guy...


Rainey, Tom Trio (w/ Laubrock / Halvorson): Hotel Grief

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24103
Catalog Code: INT256
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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"After making the studio recording "Camino Ciel Echo", New York drummer Tom Rainey's trio has now recorded a live album containing the distilled essence of numerous concerts including several European tours. Tom Rainey, born in 1957 in S...


Laubrock Ingrid Anti-House (w/ Halvorson, Davis, Hebert, Rainey, Noriega): Roulette of the Cradle

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24099
Catalog Code: Intakt 252
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Tenor and soprano saxophonist Ingrid Laubrock's NY band with guitarist Mary Halvorson, pianist Kris Davis, bassist John Hebert, and drummer Tom Rainey in their 3rd album as Anti-House, with strong compositions pushing the quintet into great improvisational territory as the band pushes and pulls each other to create something greater than each player.


Takase, Aki / Alexander von Schlippenbach: So Long, Eric! Homage to Eric Dolphy

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24095
Catalog Code: Intakt 239
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Alexander von Schlippenbach and Aki Takase assembled an ensemble of Dolphy interpreters that includes bass clarinetist Rudi Mahall, saxophonist Tobias Delius, vibraphonist Karl Berger, trumpeter Axel Dorner, trombonist Nils Wogram, &c, for a fresh take on compositions from one of free jazz's most iconic composers -- Eric Dolphy -- captured live in Berlin, 2014.


Zumthor, Peter Conradin : Grunschall [VINYL]

Label: Hiddenbell Records
Product Code: 23862
Catalog Code: 010
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $21.95



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Percussionist Peter Conradin Zumthor presents a stunning debut solo album, capturing one of the truly independent voices in the Swiss musical landscape in a 7-part contiguous work recorded at Radio Studio 1 in Zurich with a great feeling for form, distances and dynamics, as an incredibly focused, virtuosic, creative and deeply felt story is told.


Wolfarth, Christian: Spuren [VINYL]

Label: Hiddenbell Records
Product Code: 23861
Catalog Code: 009
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $21.95



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The two parts of "Spuren" from Swiss percussionist Christian Wolfarth cover each side in an album of concentrative timbre and strategy, evoking continuous sounds that are diverted into unexpected avenues, drawing the listener into trance-like states with rich resonance, tone, and malleable rhythms, then surprising with unforseen audio twists.


Kahn, Jason: Monads [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Editions
Product Code: 23856
Catalog Code: Editions 005
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $19.95



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Getting down to the atomic, elementary nature of his work, electroacoustic explorer Jason Kahn dedicates each side of this double LP release to his interests in percussion, electronics, environmental recording and voice, constructing unique compositions that reveal the strong and recognizable methodology that drives him in his work.


Feldman, Morton : Patterns In A Chromatic Field [2 CDs]

Label: Hat [now] ART
Product Code: 23241
Catalog Code: Hat [now] ART2-204
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $21.90



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Feldman's idiosyncratic large composition is also one of his more active, influenced by John Cage, and using a score that defines organizational procedures in chordal and chromatic patterns, as realized in this '93 recording by Rohan de Saram (cello) and Marianne Schroeder (piano).


Rosenberger, Katharina : SHIFT

Label: Hat [now] ART
Product Code: 23240
Catalog Code: Hat[now]ART199
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $16.95



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First recordings of composer Katharnia Rosenberger's SHIFT and other dynamic and exciting works incorporating spatialization, by an electroacoustic orchestra including Rage Thrombones, captured in 2016 at the University of California, in San Diego, California.


Feldman, Morton : For John Cage

Label: Hat [now] ART
Product Code: 23239
Catalog Code: Hat[now]ART160
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $16.95



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Morton Feldman was a friend, flatmate and student of John Cage's innovative approaches to composition; he wrote this 3 part work for violin and piano in 1982 as a 70th birthday present for Cage, here performed by violinist Josje Fosie Ter Haar and pianist John Snijders.


Crispell, Marilyn / Gerry Hemingway: Affinities [Used Item]

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 23117
Catalog Code: INT177
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $14.00



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Braxton Quartet alumni pianist Marilyn Crispell and drummer Gerry Hemingway in an album bringing the duo back together to express the evolution of their respective music, and the affinity of their work.


Braxton, Anthony: Quintet (Basel) 1977

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 23013
Catalog Code: Hatology676
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $16.95



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Reissuing and remastering Braxton's outstanding radio concert for Radio DRS in Safranzunft, Basel in 1977 in a quintet with George Lewis on trombone, Muhal Richard Abrams on piano, Mark Helias on double bass, and Charles "Bobo" Shaw on drums.


Day & Taxi (Gallio / Jeger / Meier): Way [VINYL 2 LPs + CD]

Label: Percaso
Product Code: 22978
Catalog Code: 33
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $29.95



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Swiss saxophonist Christoph Gallio has led the Day & Taxi group for more than 25 years, here as a trio with Silvan Jeger on double bass and David Meier on drums for a double LP of creative jazz blending unique contemporary composition with melodic approaches.


Dahinden, Roland / Hildegard Kleeb: Stones

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 21987
Catalog Code: Hatology739
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $16.95



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Married and working as a duo since 1987, Swiss pianist Hildegard Kleeb and trombonist Roland Dahinden have a rare telepathic link in their freely improvised duos, informed by their work with Anthony Braxton, Alvin Lucier, John Cage, Pauline Oliveros, Christian Wolff, &c. &c.


Feldman, Morton: Three Voices (performed by Juliet Fraser)

Label: Hat [now] ART
Product Code: 21675
Catalog Code: Hat[now]ART198
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $16.95



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Soprano Juliet Fraser performs Morton Feldman's late work for 3 voices, performed by 1 vocalist (originally Joan La Barbara) who performs with themself on tape, in a work that Feldman described as "lucious", "sexy", and "gorgeous", as heard in Fraser's beautiful rendering.


Tenney, James: Bass Works (performed by Dario Calderone)

Label: Hat [now] ART
Product Code: 21674
Catalog Code: Hat[now]ART197
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $16.95



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Fascinating works for doublebass from American composer James Tenney, 3 pieces for solo doublebass, and a large work for viola, cello, doublebass and tape delay system, performed by bassist Dario Calderone with William Lane on viola and Francesco Dillon on cello.


Harrison, Jackson Trio: Sintering

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 21673
Catalog Code: Hatology723
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $16.95



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Melodic and texturally rich jazz from the trio of pianist Jackson Harrison with Ben Waples on double bass and brother James Waples on drums, a lyrical album of original compositions named for the process of coalescing a powder into a solid by heating it without liquefaction.


Eskelin, Ellery Trio (w/ Gary Versace / Gerry Hemingway): Willisau Live

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 21671
Catalog Code: Hatology741
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $16.95



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2015 recordings of tenor saxophonist Ellery Eskelin's trio with Gary Versace on organ and Gerry Hemingway on drums, an ebullient set live at the Jazz Festival in Willisau, Switzerland, sequencing Count Basie, Victor Young, Ernie Burnett, and Thelonious Monk tunes.


Erb, Christoph / Jim Baker / Frank Rosaly: ...Don't Buy Him A Parrot...

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 21670
Catalog Code: hatOLOGY728
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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Saxophonist and bass clarinetist Christoph Erb travels between Europe and Chicago, here in a trio with Chicago mainstays, pianist Jim Baker and drummer Frank Rosaly, for an intense and fierce album of collective improvisation captured live at their second-only encounter on the stage of the Experimental Sound Studio in Chicago in 2014.


Doran, Christy: In The Corner Of The Eye

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 21669
Catalog Code: Hatology702
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $16.95



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Irish guitarist Christy Doran in a quintet with NY Downtown stars Hank Roberts (cello) and Marty Ehrlich (reeds), UK legend Ray Anderson (trombone) and Swiss sax master Urs Leimgruber, in recordings from 1989-1991 showing incredible melodic, technical and creative skills.


Ayler, Albert Quartet with Don Cherry: European Radio Studio Recordings 1964

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 21668
Catalog Code: Hatology678
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $16.95



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Recorded during Albert Ayler's 1964 European tour with Don Cherry on cornet, Gary Peacock on bass, and Sunny Murray on drums, perhaps Ayler's best band and most creative period, well captured at Hilversum in The Netherlands and for Danish Radio Copenhagen, Denmark.


Braxton, Anthony : Quartet (Santa Cruz) 1993, 2nd Set

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 21258
Catalog Code: Hatology714
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $16.95



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Remaster of the exhilarating second set from saxophonist and composer Anthony Braxton's concert at the Kuumbwa Jazz Center in Santa Cruz, CA, 1993, one of 7 nights performing with the quartet of Marilyn Crispell on piano, Mark Dresser on bass, and Gerry Hemingway on percussion.


Kahn, Jason: Songline [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Editions
Product Code: 21145
Catalog Code: Editions 004
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $19.95



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Swiss improviser Jason Kahn continues his forays into vocal experimentation with this solo album, recorded in the rooms of a former Swisscom telephone relay station in Zurich, recorded in a single take, pushing himself over the edge in these unique vocal compositions that are stark examples of his creative and confrontational skills.


Oberg, Uwe : Work

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 21075
Catalog Code: Hatology740
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $16.95



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German pianist Uwe Oberg (Lacy Pool, Uwe Oberg Quartet, Kooperative New Jazz) in a solo album performing works of Charles Mingus, Ornette Coleman, John Coltrane, Thelonius Monk and his own original work, applying a diverse set of approaches rooted in jazz tradition.


Sanna, Claudio : Ammentos

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 21074
Catalog Code: Hatology729
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $16.95



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Sardinian pianist Claudio Sanna, versed equally in the classical, jazz, and electroacoustic traditions, in his debut recording of 8 original compositions blending composition and improvisation, revealing an enthusiastic and curious approach to music.