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Turbulence: Roughness Of Surfaces

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 32144
Catalog Code: 9289
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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Using David Peck's "Broad Palate" concept to introduce frequent variation in sonorities through changing instrumental combinations, this live performance of Turbulence, the extended horn section of the Boston collective Leap of Faith Orchestra, presents the largest assemblage of performers for the group yet, and introduces the 17-string bass to the Evil Clown arsenal.


Axioms: Discourse

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 32143
Catalog Code: 9287
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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Featuring the poetry and words of Cecil Taylor-associated poets Albey OnBass and Jane SpokenWord, the Boston collective improvising band Axiom of David Peck on reeds, winds and percussion, Steve Niemtiz on drums & percussion and Glynis Lomon on cello & aquasonic + OnBass & SpokenWord, focus on "Discourse", wakefullness and freedom in an age of social unrest.


Leap Of Faith: Revealing The Essence

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 32142
Catalog Code: 9286
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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The first Leap of Faith set in a quartet lineup expanding the core of David Peck on reeds, winds & percussion and Glynis Lomon on cello & aquasonic with trumpeter Vance Provey and percussionist Michael Knoblach, in an introspective livestreamed set that balances the strings of Lomon against two horns while bringing out a wealth of unusual percussive interactions.


Leap Of Faith: Coherence Disturbed

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 32141
Catalog Code: 9285
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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A new quartet lineup for the Boston-based Evil Clown Collective group Leap of Faith, expanding the core duet of David Peck (PEK) on clarinets, saxophones, clarinets & flutes, and Glynis Lomon on cello, aquasonic & voice with multi-reedists Melanie Howell and Todd Brunel, all four employing their extensive arsenal of percussive instruments.


Leap Of Faith: Loops Of Gravitational Force

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 32140
Catalog Code: 9284
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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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, joined by the Reverend Grant Beale on guitar and Eric Woods on analog synth, subtly merging electronic elements into the primarily acoustic sound of the group as they amble through unusual soundscapes.


Metal Chaos Ensemble: Inferno

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 32139
Catalog Code: 9283
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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A working project to explore chaotic rhythms on metallic instruments, improvising with a rock-leaning edge and exploiting a large part of the Boston Evil Clown collective's percussion arsenal, along with analog synth, drum & Chos kit, reeds & winds and bass, manipulated in real-time through signal processing, with occasional narration from Dante's Inferno.


Simulacrum : Synesthesia

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 32138
Catalog Code: 9282
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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An offshoot of Metal Chaos Ensemble, this Evil Clown collective features David Peck on reeds, percussion and electronics, Bob Moores on space trumpet, guitar, and electronics, Eric Woods on analog synth and Joel Simches on real-time electronics, "synesthesia" a perceptual phenomenon where stimulation of one sensory pathway leads to involuntary experiences in a 2nd.


Turbulence: Updraft Intensity

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 32137
Catalog Code: 9280
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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The extended horn section of the Leap of Faith Orchestra, the core ensemble of the Boston collective led by multi-instrumentalist David Peck, here in a spacious and somewhat psychedelic and embraceable performance with Bob Moores on trumpet & brass, Eric Dahlman on trumpet and winds, Duane Reed on baritone horn, and all on percussion & electronic instruments.


Leap of Faith (PEK / Lomon / Epps / McBride / Rosenthal / Simches): Meaning Arising

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31657
Catalog Code: 9290
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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A new quintet lineup for the long-running Boston collective Leap of Faith, expanding the core duet of David Peck on reeds & flutes and Glynis Lomon on cello, aquasonic & voice, with trumpeter Ellwood Epps, double bassist Nate McBride, drummer Eric Rosenthal, and transformed by live signal processing from Joel Simches, performing a powerful and extended post-pandemic concert.


Simulacrum (PEK / Moores / Woods / Simches): Metamorphoses

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31656
Catalog Code: 9288
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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An offshoot of Metal Chaos Ensemble featuring the core members of that band--David Peck on clarinets, saxophones, flutes, winds & percussion, Eric Woods on analog synth, and Bob Moores on space trumpet, guitar & electronic--with Joel Simches performing real-time signal processing, in an extended improv concert of acoustics & electronics streamed live from The Evil Clown Headquarters.


Turbulence: Fluid Friction

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31655
Catalog Code: 9293
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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A 9-horn section from the Leap of Faith Orchestra performing an expansive improvisation of thoughtful and melodic interaction augmented with the Evil Clown arsenal of percussive instruments, from David Peck on clarinets, sax & winds, Jared Holiday on sax & bass clarinet, David WelansĘ& Dennis LIvingston on flutes, Elwood Epps & Bob Moores on trumpet and Duane Reed on horns & trombone.


Simulacrum (PEK / Moores / Woods / Gruen / Simches): Phantasmagoria

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31654
Catalog Code: 9292
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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An offshoot of the Metal Chaos Ensemble featuring three of the core members--PEK on reeds, winds and the Evil Clown arsenal of percussion, Eric Woods on analog synth, and Bob Moores on space trumpet, guitar, and electronics, joined by guest Mike Gruen on electric bass, using a new SoundCraft mixer allowing advanced real-time signal processing from Joel Simches.


Expanse (PEK / Knoblach): Breadth

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31653
Catalog Code: 9291
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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The project name inspired by the concepts of space and restraint, this well-recorded live performance between multi-reedist/instrumentalist David Peck and drummer Michael Knoblach, both using a wealth of percussive devices and sonorous instruments, was live-streamed from the Boston Evil Clown Headquarters, showing the "Breadth" of their expansive ears.


Expanse Meets The JMDE Quartet: Scope [Used Item]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 31543
Catalog Code: 9281
Country: USA
 
Price: $5.95



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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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An offshoot of the Boston-area collective Metal Chaos Ensemble featuring multi-reedist PEK, also on percussion & electronics, Eric Woods on analog synth and Bob Moores on space trumpet, guitar and electronics, with guests Grant Beale on guitar & electronics and William Middlemiss Jr on guitar and electronics, in an electronic and clamorous extended improvisation.


Leap Of Faith: Lattice

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



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Boston's Leap of Faith Orchestra core duo is multi-reedist David Peck (PEK), also a multi-instrumentalist and keeper of Evil Clown's massive arsenal of unusual percussive instruments, and LOFO's drummer Steve Niemitz, also performing on a diverse percussion set, here in a quartet with synth player Eric Woods and cellist Glynis Lomon, captured from a 2021 live-streamed concert.


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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Exploring chaotic rhythms on metallic instruments, this is an extended septet version of the Boston free improvising ensemble in a complex improvisatory journey of reeds, synths and percussion, performed by PEK on reeds, Mike Caglianone on saxophones, Boob Moores on trumpet & keyboards, Mike Gruen on bass, Steve Niemitz on drums and real time signal processing from Joel Simches.


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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With exotic instrumentation including clariphone, tarota, nadaswaram, mussette, flutes, clarinets, English horn, medieval pipe, whistles, concertina and gongs, Boston improviser David Peck performs over elements captured on a loop station, all decisions made in real time as he evolves this extended improvisation, creating a diverse and unusual recording.


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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Part of Boston multi-wind/instrumentalist David Peck's "Orchestra of PEKs" series, this extended improvisation finds PEK interacting with a pre-recorded Ableton Mix of synthetics developed during his Semantic Notions album, over which he improvises on clarinets, saxophones double reeds & flutes, along with many percussive instruments, particularly a Chinese guqin.


PEK Solo: Requiem for Raymond

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



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A heart-felt and yearning solo work by Boston multi-instrumentalist and improviser David Peck performed as a requiem for the passing of his father, Raymond Sheldon Peck, in September of 2020, recorded a few hours after receiving the news, in an emotional work with heavy-hearted percussion behind grief-struck clarinet, contrabass clarinet, and flutes.


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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Using a vast array of instruments categorized by clarinets, double reeds, flutes, free reed aerophones, strings, electronics, electroacoustic sound-makers, percussion, duck calls, sirens and voice, David Peck layers his improvisation into four renditions of himself, which he refers to as a Quartet of PEKs, this work focusing on new instruments developed by Tim Kaiser.


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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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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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.



 






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