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Axioms: Hypothesis

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31180
Catalog Code: 9279
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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The second album of free improv with poetry from the Boston-based Evil Clown collective band Axioms of David Peck, Jane SpokenWord and Albey onBass, this album extending the trio with Glynis Lomon on cello and Steve Niemitz on drums & percussion, heard in an extended improvisation bridging the distance between poetic discussion of truths and abstract musical structures.


Turbulence: Vertical Currents

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31179
Catalog Code: 9278
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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A meditative and expansive improvisation from the Boston-based collective Turbulence, a precursor to Leap of Faith Orchestra led by Evil Clown leader David Peck, here performing on a variety of clarinets, saxophones, flutes, winds and percussive devices, in a quartet with Bob Moore on trumpets and percussion, Duane Reed on baritone horn and Melanie Howell-Brooks on contrabass clarinet.


Simulacrum: Hyperreality

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31178
Catalog Code: 9277
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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"The pandemic forced me to focus on solo works for its duration. It was fun to explore the world of overdubbing and multichannel recording for a year or so, but I am more than ready to resume ensemble playing. When the hammer came down ...


Leap Of Faith: Lattice

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31177
Catalog Code: 9276
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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"Leap of Faith is the core duet of the Leap of Faith Orchestra (LOFO) comprised of PEK on clarinets, saxophones, clarinets and flutes, and Glynis Lomon on cello, aquasonic and voice. The ensemble is based in Boston and dates back to the...


Metal Chaos Ensemble: Tinier Even Then Science

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31176
Catalog Code: 9275
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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"Metal Chaos Ensemble was formed in early 2015 by PEK and Yuri Zbitnov as a working project to explore chaotic rhythms on metallic instruments. I had started to amass the Evil Clown Arsenal of percussion, electronic and wind instruments...


Turbulence: Information Paradox

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31175
Catalog Code: 9274
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Turbulence, the extended horn section for the Boston-based free improvising ensemble Leap of Faith Orchestra, here with leader PEK, plus Michael Caglianone, Zack Bartolomei, Bob Moores, and Eric Dahlman, all playing instruments from their arsenal of percussive instruments and devices, including recently added electroacoustic devices expanding the band's sound.


Leap Of Faith: Imaginary Perspectives

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31174
Catalog Code: 9273
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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The core duet of the Leap of Faith Orchestra of David Peck on clarinets, saxophones, clarinets & flutes, and Glynis Lomon on cello, aquasonic & voice are joined by Evil Clown regular, Bob Moores on trumpet, guitar, electronics & percussion, the excitement evident as the trio performed together live in the studio the first time after pandemic vaccinations.


Expanse: Vacuum Energy

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31173
Catalog Code: 9272
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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In May of 2021 Evil Clown label leader, multi-reedist and percussionist David Peck re-opened his performance space to fully vaccinated musicians, inviting Michael Caglianone on saxophones, Michael Knoblach on percussion, including rattlesnake drums, baskets of rocks, shakers, &c., recording this extended, rich, ruminative and introspective improvisation.


PEK Solo, An Orchestra of PEKs: Prisms

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31144
Catalog Code: 9270
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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The first "Orchestra of PEKS" album to feature Tim Kaiser's recent electro-acoustic instrument, this multi-track solo recording also introduces multi-wind / multi-instrumentalist David Peck's new West African Kora, in a wild electroacoustic set performed on a dizzying array of reeds, winds, strings, electronics, metallic percussion, wood percussion, sirens and thunder tube.


Expanse Meets The JMDE Quartet: Scope

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31143
Catalog Code: 9281
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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David Peck's Grand Aesthetic approach to compositional structures for groupings of any size and orchestral combination leads to unexpected and sometimes exotic results, as heard in this live and monumental performance of his Expanse project expanded with percussionist Michael Knoblach, David Welans on flutes, Eric Dahlman on trumpet and Jimmy Zhao on Chinese instruments.


PEK Solo / An Orchestra of PEKs: Electrolysis

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31142
Catalog Code: 9266
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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A follow-up to Stretching the Fabric of Space, this solo release from David Peck presents an extended layered set of fize improvisations using a base of prerecorded and premixed tracks with some electronic processing to speed up and slow down, to raise and lower pitch, and to build up thick mixes of sounds from the same sonority set.


PEK Solo: Decision Boundary

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31141
Catalog Code: 9265
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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"One aesthetic problem requiring a solution when performing long solo works on many instruments is how to continue the sound through the time required for instrument changes... Of course, the looper does exactly this since the loop will...


PEK Solo / An Orchestra of PEKs: Stretching the Fabric of Space

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31140
Catalog Code: 9264
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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PEK Solo: Requiem for Raymond

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31139
Catalog Code: 9254
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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"For Raymond Sheldon Peck on the day of his passing 17 September 2020. I have been very sad since the news arrived a few days ago of my father's passing. He has had a hard time the last few years, falling several times and sustaining in...


PEK Solo / A Quartet of PEKS: Fixed Intentions for the Saxophone Family

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31138
Catalog Code: 9253
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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The sixth PEK Solo effort of 2020 in Boston-based improviser and composer David Peck's series, this album is a followup to his Clarinet Family album earlier in the year, here creating a virtual symphony of saxophones by layering his composition in the studio through four separate recordings, working in the vein of Rova Sax Quartet or the World Sax Quartet.


PEK Solo / A Quartet Of PEKS: Strange Beauty Out of Chaos

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30969
Catalog Code: 9269
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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"I recently became aware of the unique and distinctive instruments made by Tim Kaiser. I would classify these instruments as electro-acoustic rather than electronic since they amplify quiet acoustic sounds made on guitar strings, spring...


PEK Solo / An Orchestra of PEKs: Coulombs

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30968
Catalog Code: 9267
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Recording as An Orchestra of PEKs--overdubbed tracks performing with his arsenal of metallic, percussive and electronics devices--intermediate mixes here of electric cello and electric upright bass through Moogerfooger stomp box and syntrix analog synthesizer and a metallic percussion mix, the various timbres interacting as a larger environment for PEK's reed improvisations.


PEK Solo: Complex and Real Dimensions

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30967
Catalog Code: 9268
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Before initiating the live improvisation that makes up Complex & Real Dimensions, reedist and multi-instrumentalist David Peck built a foundation track including electro-acoustic instruments created by Tim Kaiser, particularly the loop-capable "Large Spring Box", creating tone, timbre and interludes over which PEK passionately performs.


Turbulence: Friction Coefficients [Used Item]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30924
Catalog Code: 9243
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Leap Of Faith: Trajectories [Used Item]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30923
Catalog Code: 9242
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Leap Of Faith: Phenomena [Used Item]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30922
Catalog Code: 9239
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Pek Solo: Pursuing the Ideal Limit of Inquiry [Used Item]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30894
Catalog Code: 9251
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Metal Chaos Ensemble: Null Hypothesis [Used Item]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30873
Catalog Code: 9256
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Leap Of Faith: True Representations of Reality [Used Item]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30849
Catalog Code: 9247
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Leap Of Faith: The Observed Present [Used Item]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30848
Catalog Code: 9241
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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PEK Solo: Precedents [2 CDs] [Used Item]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30828
Catalog Code: 9238
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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PEK Solo: The Strange Theory of Light & Matter [Used Item]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30827
Catalog Code: 9250
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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PEK Solo: Schematic Abstractions for the Clarinet Family [Used Item]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30826
Catalog Code: 9252
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Metal Chaos Ensemble: Atomic Tuna

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30803
Catalog Code: 9262
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Based around gongs, chimes, glockenspiel, Tibetan bowls and many other metallic sounds, plus reeds and horns, signal processing & synths, the Boston improvising core duo of Metal Chaos Ensemble is formed by percussionist Yuri Zbitnoff and multi-reedist David Peck, here joined by guest electric bass player Mike Gruen to create a power trio edition of the band.


PEK Solo: For Alto (For Anthony Braxton)

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30802
Catalog Code: 9258
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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In 1969 alto saxophonist Anthony Braxton released an unprecedented solo saxophone album, For Alto, dedicating each piece to a composer or player, including Leroy Jenkins and John Cage; Boston improviser David Peck took this album as inspiration to create his own extended solo improvisation as a tribute to Braxton, performing on a classic Selmer Balanced Action saxophone.


PEK Solo: Completeness for Flutes and Double Reeds

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30801
Catalog Code: 9257
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Boston improviser and multi-instrumentalist David Peck (PEK) in a solo album using his Quartet of PEKs formats, improvising in the studio through four layers, presenting the final installment of a triptych of albums constrained to one or two woodwind instrument families - this one for flutes and double reeds, along with nadaswaram, shenai, goat horn, dizi, bass tromboon, &c &c.


PEK Solo: Elaborations

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30800
Catalog Code: 9263
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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For Boston improviser David Peck, a surprisingly small set of instruments for this extended solo work focused on Bb, bass & contrabass clarinets, recorded in a continuous improvisation augmented with goat horn, ocarinas, wood flutes, penny whistle, triple slide whistle, chromatic harmonica, hulusi, wind siren, concertina, gongs, tank bell and Tibetan bells.


PEK Solo : Semantic Notions [3 CDs]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30799
Catalog Code: 9261
Country: USA
 
Price: $29.95



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A mammoth undertaking by Boston multi-instrumentalist David Peck, 3 CDs of studio improvisations about language, one part per CD, performed on a vast array of reeds, percussive instruments and unusual sound sources, with drummer Yuri Zbitnoff joining for intermediate mixes, resulting in a multi-layered and unique sonic universe of depth and dexterity.


Pek Solo: A Quartet of Peks - Unifications

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30535
Catalog Code: 9255
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Boston free improviser, composer, reed player and multi-instrumentalist PEK (David Peck) quadruples himself on this album with four continuous tracks of one PEK each playing many instruments, using a broad palette comprised of woodwinds, percussion, electronics, and strings, each recorded pass filling in space and playing counterpoint to previously recorded tracks.


PEK Solo: Schematic Abstractions for the Clarinet Family

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30220
Catalog Code: 9252
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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PEK Solo: The Strange Theory of Light & Matter

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30191
Catalog Code: 9250
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Four times David Peck, as the Boston reedist and multi-instrumentalist leverages concepts from his graphic scores for the Leap of Faith Orchestra designed to limit the excesses of large ensemble in improvisation, following his score of symbols and written instructions through four recorded iterations, listening to and reacting to the previous layers in a virtual quartet of PEKs.


Metal Chaos Ensemble: Null Hypothesis

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30190
Catalog Code: 9256
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Null Hypothesis is a return to the birth of Metal Chaos Ensemble 5 years previously with Null Theory, the duo of David Peck (PEK) on reeds, winds, percussion and other unique percussive elements, and Yuri Zbitnoff on drums, chimes, and other percussion - no spoken words accompaniment tracks, or overdubs, simply Zbitnoff and PEK and a room full of percussion, horns and electronics tearing it up live to YouTube for 70 minutes; epic.


PEK Solo / An Orchestra Of PEKS: Some Truths Are Known [3 CDS] [Used Item]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 30044
Catalog Code: 9248
Country: USA
 
Price: $24.95



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Metal Chaos Ensemble: Don Quixote

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 29989
Catalog Code: 9249
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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An epic journey through diverse improvisational approaches within a composed framework, using heavy percussion of unusual & world origins, electronics, rock/groove elements and prepared mixes created from samples, from the Boston duo of David Peck (PEK) on reeds & an arsenal of devices & sources, and Yuri Zbitnoff on drums & percussion, with narration points along the way.


Pek Solo: Pursuing the Ideal Limit of Inquiry

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 29977
Catalog Code: 9251
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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The fourth PEK Solo effort of 2020 finds Boston-area reedist David Peck in a virtual duo with himself, using a digital delay in a call and response on a single instrument - the tenor saxophone - his primary horn for a large part of his early history, demonstrating his current improvisational thinking & language on his most familiar instrument.


PEK Solo / An Orchestra Of PEKS: Some Truths Are Known [3 CDS]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 29718
Catalog Code: 9248
Country: USA
 
Price: $29.95



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David Peck, aka PEK, took advantage of the down time from his typically busy performance schedule with the Boston-area collective of bands centered around Leap of Faith to record a number of solo performances, using a variety of reed and wind instruments and the arsenal of unusual percussive instruments at his disposal, recording the 3 full CDs of new material presented in this set.


Leap Of Faith: True Representations of Reality

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 29717
Catalog Code: 9247
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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The core duet of the Leap of Faith Orchestra (LOFO) comprised of PEK on clarinets, saxophones, clarinets & flutes, and Glynis Lomon on cello, aquasonic & voice is joined by pianist Eric Zinman performing inside and out of the piano, and also on synthesizer, drums & percussion, for three improvisations recorded live in the studio in Cambridge, MA in 2020.


PEK Solo: Schism

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 29716
Catalog Code: 9246
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Approaching his solo work with new compositional strategies, multi-reedist and percussionist David Peck uses time and texture as the principal organizational elements in 9 pre-mixed recordings over which PEK was allowed more flexibility and freedom in instrumental choice during performance, using a vast collection of instruments in dramatic improvisations.


Leap Of Faith: The Observed Present

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 29715
Catalog Code: 9241
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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The debut of this reconfigured Boston-area trio drawn from the Leap of Faith lineup, starting with the core duo of PEK on clarinets, saxophones, clarinets & flutes, and Glynis Lomon on cello, aquasonic & voice, with guest Eric Woods on synth and percussion, the trio using heavy percussion and electronics gear in a unique journey of extended freeform improvisation.


Sub-Unit No. 1: Main Sequence [Used Item]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 29714
Catalog Code: 9240
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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A new sub-unit of the Leap of Faith Orchestra showcases the work of David Peck (PEK) on clarinets, saxophones, and a wide array of percussive devices, in a duo with new drummer Michael Knoblach, also on an assortment of percussive devices including antique sheep shears, African circumcision rattles, dan mo, &c, for 5 unique improvisations recorded in the studio.


Metal Chaos Ensemble: The Riddle Of Steel

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 29272
Catalog Code: 9244
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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This Boston-area collective ensemble explores chaotic rhythms on metallic instruments, heard in this 2019 recordings with three horns, doubled percussion and electronics, analog synthesis, and driving drum and bass work from Yuri Zbitnov and Mike Gruen, leveraging the Evil Clown arsenal of percussive devices as they perform an extended improvisations covering a wide scope of sonority and concept.


Turbulence: Friction Coefficients

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 29271
Catalog Code: 9243
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Saxophonist & flutist Bonnie Kane (W.O.O.) joins the Turbulence group, the extended horn section of the Leap of Faith Orchestra from Boston area collective Evil Clown led by David Peck (PEK), a concert that was live-streamed to Youtube during the Covid-19 Pandemic in February 2020, in a sextet with four reedists, two trumpeters, electronics, drums & extensive percussion.


Leap Of Faith: Trajectories

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 29270
Catalog Code: 9242
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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With new drummer/percussionist Steve Niemitz, the Leap of Faith trio of PEK on clarinet, contrabass clarinet, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, musette, tarota, bass tromboon & sheng, Glynis Lomon on cello, aquasonic & voice, and Niemitz on percussion recorded this session at Bonnie Kane's monthly Thursday Night Experiment in Western Massachusetts.


Leap Of Faith: Phenomena

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 29269
Catalog Code: 9239
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Two founding member of Leap of Faith, multi-reedist and multi-instrumentalist PEK and cellist and percussionist Glynis Lomon. present two improvisations themed on waves and particle transformations, using microphone techniques to enhance Lomon's bowing, in a set deploying aquasonic, daxophones, gongs, Englephone, contrabassoon, tromboon, and much more.


PEK Solo: Precedents [2 CDs]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 29268
Catalog Code: 9238
Country: USA
 
Price: $23.95



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Two discs of solo work from Boston-area reedist, composer and Evil Clown collective leader David Peck (PEK), the first CD with 3 tracks, each focusing on a unique instrument from David Peck's large arsenal, in this case the bass tromboon, a C flute and a contrabass clarinet; the second a large improvisation using a mix from the first recordings along with live signal processing.