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Cirera, Albert / Abdul Moimeme / Alvaro Rosso: Dissection Room

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26211
Catalog Code: cs549
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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Based in Lisbon but formed of Spanish, Portuguese, and Uruguayan players, Dissection Room performs abstract experimental improvisation using saxophone (Cirera), electric guitar and objects (Moimeme) and double bass (Rosso), presenting an extended live performance at O'Culto da Ajuda in Lisbon in 2017, mysterious and dark sound and music of impressive skill and intent.


Skerebotte Fatta: Riders From The Ra

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26206
Catalog Code: cs545
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Members of the Polish Infant Joy Quintet and Warsaw Improvisers Orchestra--saxophonist Jan Malkowski and drummer Dominik Mokrzewski--pair off in a dynamic album of solid free jazz, influences feeling like Albert Ayler or Steve Lacy, as the two show great technical and creative skills, sometimes in great motion, sometimes reflective, showing great command and direction.


Olaf, Rupp / Ernesto Rodrigues / Guilherme Rodrigues: RRR

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26205
Catalog Code: cs544
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Electric guitarist Olaf Rupp joins the father son duo of violist Ernesto Rodrigues and cellist Guilherme cello, in a studio recordings from Berlin in 2017, as three disparate strings intertwine in acoustics and electronics for an intensely evolving two part work of textured tapestry of slow bowing, sustaining tones, unusual progressions, and odd percussive invention.


Massaro, Francesco: Maniera Nera

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26204
Catalog Code: cs543
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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AntiClan: Volcano Hour

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26203
Catalog Code: cs542
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Rodrigues, Ernesto / Rodrigues, Guilherme / Richard Scott: We Still Have Bodies

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26202
Catalog Code: cs541
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Clinamen Trio : Enclins

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26201
Catalog Code: cs540
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Isotope Ensemble: Lanthanum

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26196
Catalog Code: cs536
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Adam Pultz Melbye / kriton b.: The Distant Sound Within

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26195
Catalog Code: cs535
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Three strings--cello from Guilherme Rodrigues, double bass from Adam Pultz Melbye, and viola from Ernesto Rodrigues--plus harmonium and objects from Kriton Beyer, in a live performance at Kuhlspot Social Club in Berlin, each of the 9 movements a concentrative work named with a three-letter onomatopoeia, as the players draw sound from a mysterious dark distance.


Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Mar / Espvall / Faustino / Mira / &c.: Sul

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26194
Catalog Code: cs534
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Fred Marty / Carlos Santos: Jardin Carre

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26193
Catalog Code: cs533
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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French double bassist Fred Marty joins Creative Sources core performers, violist Ernesto Rodrigues, cellist Guilherme Rodrigues and electronic artist Carlos Santos for an extensive improvisation exploring both lyrical and pointillistic improvisation, themed loosely around a garden quartet or frame, the music detailed, active and formidably sophisticated.


4! (Patrizia Oliva / Carlo Mascolo / Domenico Saccente / Felice Furioso): Factorial

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26191
Catalog Code: cs532
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Free electroacoustic improvisation from the Italian quartet of Patrizia Oliva on voice, electronics, bawu, & objects, Carlo Mascolo on prepared trombone, Domenico Saccente on accordion and prepared piano, and Felice Furioso on drums, cupa cupa, contrabbassa, & sounded objects, using voice and unusual instrumentation to guide unusual and forward-thinking improv.


Mitzlaff, Urlich: Ten Sonic Miniatures about the "Scream" by Edvard Munch

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26190
Catalog Code: cs531
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Using Edvard Munch's famous painting "The Scream" as his muse, German cellist living in Portugal, Ulrich Mitzlaff, presents 10 acoustic miniatures from just over a minute to 4 1/2 minutes in length, including wildly interactive moments of delirium to darkly melodic bowed passages, using his impressive technique to create vivid depictions of Munch's work.


Quinteros / Gallio / Elgier / Von Schultz: Mokita

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 26082
Catalog Code: cs529
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Brinicle (McCormick / Bjorgo / Antalova): First Frost

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25808
Catalog Code: cs528
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Dynamic and compelling improvisations from the Oslo-based international guitar trio of Brinicle, an improvising trio comprised of Norwegian Hakon Norby Bjorgo on upright bass, Canadian Mike McCormick on electric guitar and Michaela Antalova on drum kit, who met in 2015 to join their interestes in the intersection of avant improvisation and post-rock.


New Thing Unit: For Cecil Taylor

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25807
Catalog Code: cs527
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Dedicated to the late free jazz legend Cecil Taylor, this Lisbon sextet of Paulo Alexandre Jorge on tenor saxophone, Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Eduardo Chagas on trombone, Manuel Guimaraes on piano, Miguel Mira on cello, and Pedro Santo on drums performs four energetic and well-balanced collective improvisations, respecting and evoking the incredible legacy Taylor left behind.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Bruno Parrinha / Luis Lopes / Vasco Trilla: { Lithos }

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25806
Catalog Code: cs526
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Recording in the studio in Lisbon, Portugal, the free improvising lowercase/subtle momentum quintet of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, Bruno Parrinha on bass clarinet, Luis Lopes on electric guitar, and Vasco Trilla on percussion, demonstrate intense control and remarkable concentration through the five parts of "{ Lithos }".


Sanna, Paolo: Fluorite

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25805
Catalog Code: cs525
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Dedicating his album to Paul Burwell and Z'ev, Spanish percussionist Paolo Sanna demonstrates his many years of research in sound, silence, noise, experimentation, musical research and deconstruction through standard percussive devices and found objects, giving his playing a distinctive and personal palette which he plays with superb technique and timing.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Andrew Lafkas / Bryan Eubanks: 0 Minutes And 0 Seconds

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25804
Catalog Code: cs524
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Lisbon-based viola player Ernesto Rodrigues joins three Berlin-based musicians--cellist Guilherme Rodrigues, double bassist Andrew Lafkas and electronics artist Bryan Eubanks--merging the lowercase approaches of Creative Sources groupings with experimental electronics for a 5-part album that ranges from the subliminal to assertive tones and momentum.


Fulgosi, Andreas / Carlo Mascolo: Losca Mio Gulfos

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25803
Catalog Code: cs523
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Anissegos, Antonis / Christos Yermenoglou: Intertitles

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25802
Catalog Code: cs522
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Berlin pianist Antonis Anissegos and Greek drummer Christos Yermenoglou in an album of obscurely titled free improvisations, sophisticated and thoughtful discourse using both traditional and extended techniques, Anissegos inside and out of the piano, as the two converse through understated yet strong melodic threads, a truly lovely and accomplished album.


Lisbon String Trio / Sei Miguel: From Faust

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25801
Catalog Code: cs521
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Trumpeter Sei Miguel joins the Portuguese Lisbon String Trio, his second collaboration with the free improvising core group of Miguel Mira on cello, Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, and Alvaro Rosso on double bass, adding a distinctive voice to their subtle interplay as they present this three part work based on the legendary German character who traded his soul to the devil.


Lisbon String Trio & Carlos Zingaro: Theia

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25800
Catalog Code: cs520
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Adding a fourth string to the collaborations of Portugal's Lisbon String Trio of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Miguel Mira on cello, and Alvaro Rosso on contrabass, Portuguese violinist Carlos Zingaro adds an additional level of delicately complex interplay to the trio's exceptional free improvisation, as they pay tribute to the Greek goddess of light and extent.


Isotope Ensemble: Barium

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25799
Catalog Code: cs519
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Large scale improvisation of the most subtle nature from Portugal's Isotope Ensemble led by Ernesto Rodrigues, 17 musicians slowly unfolding this beautiful work of consonance and dissonance dedicated to element atomic number 56, recording live at O'Culto da Ajuda in Lisbon with instrumentation including acoustic reeds, strings, brass, percussion, and electronics.


Bertch Quartet, The: For Oumuama

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25798
Catalog Code: cs518
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Guitarist Henk Zwerver, bassist Raoul van der Weide and percussionist George Hadow, frequent collaborators in the Amsterdam free improv scene, join with Berlin saxophonist & clarinetist Edith Steyer to make up the Bertch Quartet, their debut album a great and embraceable example of subtle, collective free improvisations that merge traditional and non-idiomatic forms.


Fite, Niklas / Alexander Frangenheim: Sugar Is A Necessary Fluid

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25795
Catalog Code: cs515
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Two string players, Swedish acoustic guitarist and banjo player Niklas Fite, and German double bassist Alexander Frangenheim, recording in the studio in Berlin in 2017 for 10 succinct improvisations ranging from quick interactive discourse of a pointillistic nature to near silent meditations using unusual and extended techniques, a quirky and informed album.


Schiller, Christoph / Eric Ruffing: Trance

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25794
Catalog Code: cs514
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Finding common ground between the acoustic past and the electronic present, the duo of Christoph Schiller on spinet and Eric Ruffing on analogue synthesizer present two extended improvisations of tempered interaction, exploring periods of extended sound, timbre and decay, scrabbling inside playing, restrained electronic whines, and active pointillistic playing.


Colectivo maDam / Ernesto Rodrigues / Miguel Mira: Coluro

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25793
Catalog Code: cs513
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The Spanish free improvising quartet Colectivo maDam of Ruben Gutierrez on electronics, objects, Tomas Gris on acoustic guitar, Guillermo Torres on fluguelhorn, and David Area on electronics are joined by Lisbon improvisers Ernesto Rodrigues on viola and Miguel Mira on cello for this 3-part work, the first recorded live at Espacio B, Madrid, the 2nd & 3rd recorded in the studio.


Lisbon String Trio & Eduardo Chagas: Tactile

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25792
Catalog Code: cs512
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A live performance at O'Culto da Ajuda in Lisbon from the Lisbon String Trio of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Miguel Mira on cello, and Alvaro Rosso on contrabass, joined in this concert by Creative Sources frequenct collaborator Eduardo Chagas (Variable Geometry Orchestra, IKB, Suspensao, &c), a large work of microscopically detailed and concentrative acoustic improv.


Stoffner, Florian / Albert Cirera: I'm A Resonant Aircraft

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25791
Catalog Code: cs511
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Swiss electric guitarist Florian Stoffner (Manuel Mengis Grupp) and Spanish/Portuguese saxophonist Albert Cirera (Agusti Fernandez Liquid Trio) present the 8 part "IRMA" in concise free improvisations, restrained but alert and quick-witted dialogs that explore their instruments with alternate approaches to each in articulate ways.


Free Music Septet: Meandros e Vertentes

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25790
Catalog Code: cs510
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A live recording from the acoustic septet Free Music 7tet of Ernesto Rodrigues (viola), Luiz Rocha (clarinets), Guilherme Rodrigues (cello), Eduardo Chagas (trombone), and (piano), Hernani Faustino (double bass) and Paulo Ferreira Lopes (drums), performing at O'Culto da Ajuda, for five improvisations from active free improv to lowercase exploration.


Dorr, Welf Unit: Blood

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25788
Catalog Code: cs508
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Combining free jazz spontaneity with the urgency of funk and rock, NY-based German saxophonist and bass clarinetist Welf Dorr (Funk Monk) presents his Unit with drummer Joe Hertenstein, bassist Dmitry Ishenko and guitarist Dave Ross, in an energetic album of tunes that combine determination and passion with upbeat grooves balanced by beautiful ballad work.


Quintans, Santiago / Ramon Lopez: Espadas Como Labios

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25787
Catalog Code: cs506
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Translating to "Swords Like Lips", the duo of Spanish guitarist Santiago Quintans and percussionist/drummer Ramon Lopez are captured live at La Fonderie in Le Mans, France for 10 improvisations of strong technical playing with lyrical intent and a varied program of kinetic and peaceful interplay, an album that would place well on the ECM label.


Zanuttini, Flavio : La Notte

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25786
Catalog Code: cs505
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Italian jazz trumpeter Flavio Zanuttini (Abbey Town Jazz Orchestra) in a solo album exploring the relationship between the primordial sensoriality and vision of the Underworld, conceived and presented through extended techniques and often peculiar approaches to the trumpet as he tells his unusual tale of epic times.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Eduardo Chagas: Holes and Cracks

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25785
Catalog Code: cs504
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A lowercase duo of intense focus and concentrative dialog from Creative Sources label leader Eernesto Rodrigues on viola and trombonist Eduardo Chagas, a member of IKB, Variable Geometry Orchestra, Suspensao, &c., through five recordings using primarily extended techniques and close proximity miking to create unusual textural and alien soundcscapes of great tension and release.


Masing / Petzold / Rodrigues / Rodrigues: Crane Cries

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25784
Catalog Code: cs503
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Emulating the sounds and intentions of cranes through string improvisation and unusual techniques, the quartet of Estonian violinist Elo Masing, German violinist Dietrich Petzold, and Portuguese violist and cellist Ernesto and Guilherme Rodrigues name each of 8 tracks on the behavior of cranes, from forming a flock, migration, fighting, ritual dancing, to nesting.


String Theory: Tellurium

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25783
Catalog Code: cs500
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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This supergroup of strings--16 musicians on violins, viola, cellos, double basses, piano, psaltery, zither, and guitar--in an intensely restrained collective improvisation recorded live at O'Culto da Ajuda, Lisbon, Portugal in 2017, as String Theory's 4th album continues their title themes from the physical universe named here for the rare metalloid "Tellurium".


Rodrigues / Rodrigues / de Toni / Trilla: Synchronous Rotation

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25614
Catalog Code: cs499
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A live recording at O'Culto da Ajuda, Lisbon, during the 2017 CreativeFest #11 from the quartet of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, Gianna de Toni on double bass, and Vasco Trilla on percussion, a sinuous, curving extended improvisation of subtle shades, with certain rotations more forceful, but always gravitating to quietude.


Animals & Giraffes (Greenlief / la Rocco / Leidecker): Landlocked Beach

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25613
Catalog Code: cs507
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A fascinating work of spoken word and free improvisation from writer Claudia La Rocco and the duo of Phillip Greenlief on sax and Wobbly (aka Jon Leidecker) on electronics and live sampling, La Rocco's unexpected text of the mundane and the fantastic repeated, manipulated and mangled, bringing the words in and out of focus as the music and sonic environment.


Dorner, Axel / Mia Dyberg / Pierre Borel / Ernesto Rodrigues / Tristan Honsinger / Guilherme Rodrigu

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25556
Catalog Code: cs502
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An exciting meeting of multi-generational and multi-national, forward-thinking free improvisers performing live at Klub Demboh in Berlin in 2017, from the sextet of Axel Dorner (trumpet), Mia Dyberg (alto saxophone), Pierre Borel (alto saxophone), Ernesto Rodrigues (viola), Tristan Honsinger (cello) and Guilherme Rodrigues (cello).


Vazquez, Pablo: Solo 1 (Seres Imaginarios)

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25551
Catalog Code: cs488
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Buenos Aires double bassist Pablo Vazquez presents nine solo improvisations using an impressive and diverse set of approaches to the instrument, utilizing every inch of the bass to evoke the supernatural beings of Argentine popular culture, in an imaginative approach to sonic narrative that demonstrates powerful control and masterful technique.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues/ Eduardo Chagas/ Andre Hencleeday/ Carlos Santos : Spiric S

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25509
Catalog Code: cs498
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The affect of Carlos Santos' electronics and recordings are the foundation of this Portuguese quintet's improvisations, creating an environment over which Ernesto & Guilherme Rodrigues on viola & cello, Eduardo Chagas on trombone, and Andre Hencleeday add subtle gestures of unusual approaches to their instruments, in a mysterious album of lowercase improv.


Kimmig, Harald / Ernesto Rodrigues / Miguel Mira / Guilherme Rodrigues / Alvaro Rosso / Vasco Trilla

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25508
Catalog Code: cs497
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The Creative Sources core string improvisers of violist Ernesto Rodrigues, cellist Guilherme Rodrigues, cellist Miguel Mira, and double bassist Alvaro Rosso, with frequent collaborator percussionist Vasco Trilla, are joined by German violinist Harald Kimmig (Trio Kimmig) for a dynamic album that fluctuates from acoustic lowercase to rapid pointillistic improv.


Suspensao: Physis

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25506
Catalog Code: cs496
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The third album on Creative Sources for this 10-piece ensemble with 5 string players, piano, sax, trombone, electronics and percussion, freely improvising in an extended work themed for the Greek theological, philosophical, and scientific term typically translated as nature or physics, in a rich tapestry of meticulous detail and profoundly subtle communication.


Domeniconi / Schlegel / Suter : Quince Dreams

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25505
Catalog Code: cs495
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Three versatile improvisers with pedigrees including Christian Weber, Christian Wolfarth, Objets Trouves, Big Bold Back Bone, &c, the Swiss trio of Roberto Domeniconi on piano, Jan Schlegel on electric bass, and Sheldon Suter on drums use unusual and extended techniques integrated within free improv in this coproduction with RSI Rete Due Radiotelevision, Switzerland.


Variable Geometry Orchestra: Ma'adim Vallis [2 CDS]

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25504
Catalog Code: cs494
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $23.95



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Two mesmerizing, diverse, and incredibly sophisticated large scale conductions led by Ernesto Rodrigues and an ensemble of more than 30 performers on reeds, guitars, strings, electronics, pianos, voice, megaphone, brass, drums and percussion, rich yet restrained with moments of mystery and excitement, in two complete concerts from Lisbon in 2017 & 2018.


Escargot (Quost / Emaille / Malmendier / Fertin / Freres): Dart Love

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25503
Catalog Code: cs493
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The Canadian free improvising electroacoustic quintet Escargot of Timothee Quost on trumpet and no-input mixer, Camille Emaille on percussion, Tom Malmednier on snare drums, Xavier Fertin on clarinets, and Louis Freres on bass, in a playful and oft-times bizarre set of collective improvisations, wonderfully eccentric work of strong technical skill and unusual techniques.


Rodrigues, Guilherme / Johan Moir: Hollow Wood

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25501
Catalog Code: cs487
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Swedish double bassist Johan Moir, who focuses on extended techniques, preparations, Just Intonation and psychoacoustic phenomena, joins with cellist Guilherme Rodrigues in the studio in Berlin to record these 9 dialogs of haunting string improvisations, pushing the limits of their "hollow wood" instruments to create a vast palette of sound and approaches.


Miura, Yoko / Jean-Marc Foussat: When Lowlands Consume the Space

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25500
Catalog Code: cs485
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Two approaches to keyboards from Japanese acoustic pianist Yoko Miura and keyboardist Jean-Marc Foussat (Fou Records) recording these extended and excursive improvisations in Paris in 2017, contrasting Foussat's alien and encompassing synthetic and electronic worlds with Miura's sophisticated playing inside and out of the piano.


Rodrigues / Dorner / Torres / Frangenheim: Sin

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25390
Catalog Code: cs501
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An extended studio improvisation recorded in Berlin-Weissensee, Germany in 2016 from the restrained quartet of Axel Dorner on trumpet, Nuno Torres on alto sax, Alexander Frangenheim on double bass, and Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, using advanced techniques in a monumental journey that finds the quartet in a variety of expansive and intriguing dialogs.