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NU Band, The (Whitecage / Heberer / Fonda / Grassi): In Memory of Mark Whitecage (Live at the BopShop) [Used Item]

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 32136
Catalog Code: MW 1019-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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A tribute to NY reedist & wind player Mark Whitecage, who passed away in March 2021, in a concert at Rochester's BopShop in 2018 by the band he is probably best known for: Nu Band, with trumpeter Thomas Heberer taking Roy Campbell's original seat, plus Lou Grassi on drums and Joe Fonda on bass, a great concert blending modern creative jazz with passionate playing and a bit of hard bop.


Trevor-Briscoe, Tim / Szilard Mezei / Nicola Guazzaloca: Before Then [4 CDs]

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 31520
Catalog Code: MW1022
Country: Poland
 
Price: $44.95



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A collection of four concerts, each presented on a single CD, from the chamber-oriented and technically superb trio of Tim Trevor-Briscoe on alto saxophone & clarinet, Szilard Mezei on viola and Nicola Guazzaloca on piano, captured at at Korzo Zenehaz in Hungary; Cultural Centre of Vojvodina in Novi Sad Serbi; Regional Creative Atelier in Serbia; and Harom Hollo in Budapest.


Fernandez, Agusti / Rafal Mazur: Correspondence With No Words

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 31518
Catalog Code: MW1024
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Barcelona pianist Agustí Fernández and Polish bass guitarist Rafał Mazur correspond through solo tracks recorded in their respective studios, each missive an unusual and impressive free improvisation using extended techniques, inside playing and inexplicable exclamation, in a five-part exchange where each message is alternately addressed "Dear Agusti" and "Dear Rafał".


NU Band, The (Whitecage / Heberer / Fonda / Grassi): In Memory of Mark Whitecage (Live at the BopShop)

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 31469
Catalog Code: MW 1019-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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A tribute to NY reedist & wind player Mark Whitecage, who passed away in March 2021, in a concert at Rochester's BopShop in 2018 by the band he is probably best known for: Nu Band, with trumpeter Thomas Heberer taking Roy Campbell's original seat, plus Lou Grassi on drums and Joe Fonda on bass, a great concert blending modern creative jazz with passionate playing and a bit of hard bop.


Amado, Rodrigo Northern Liberties (w/ Johansson / Strom / Nilssen): We Are Electric

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 31468
Catalog Code: MW 1016-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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A leader on the Portuguese free jazz scene, tenor saxophonist Rodrigo Amado assembles a collective quartet with three exemplary Norwegian improvisers--Thomas Johansson on trumpet, Jon Rune Strom on double bass and Gard Nilssen on drums--for a dynamic concert at ZDB club in Lisbon in 2017, three dialogs of sparking, fiery interactions and a final "Response".


Fujii, Satoko ma-do: Heat Wave

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 31009
Catalog Code: MW 806-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $14.95



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Satako Fujii's 2008 release introducing her then new ma-do quartet of Satoko Fujii on piano, Natsuki Tamura on trumpet, Akira Horikoshi on drums, and late bassist Norikatsu Koreyasu, the band name signifying "window" and "the silence between notes", in an album of superb, lively, eclectic and absolutely exciting improvisation from 9 original Fujii compositions.


Wandering The Sound Quintet (Satoko Fujii / Guillermo Gregorio / Natsuki Tamuyra / Rafat Mazur / Ramon Lopez): What Is...?

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 30534
Catalog Code: MW1017-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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The first Wandering The Sound album in 2018 was the trio of Argentinian reedist Guillermo Gregorio, Spanish drummer Ramón López and Polish bassist Rafał Mazur, here extended to a quintet with pianist Satoko Fujii and trumpeter Natsuki Tamura for a 2019 concert at Alchemia in Poland, a masterful example of free improv based on a poem by Ikkyu Sojun, a Zen master from the 15th century.


Marcus, Michael: Stone Jump

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 30386
Catalog Code: MW1015
Country: Poland
 
Price: $10.80



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Michael Marcus composed these lyrical jazz works to create a message about "New York City realities", recorded in two studio sessions with Marcus on soprano & tenor sax, octavin, A clarinet & tarogato, along with Denton Darien on piano, John Austria on Fender Rhodes, Tyler Mitchell on bass, Warren Smith on drums & percussion, and Lawrence Feldman on alto flute.


Jorgensmann / Del / Ramond / Kugel: At the Fields Edge

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 30385
Catalog Code: MW1014
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Taking its album title and the titles for three compositions from poems by Laura Winter, the German jazz quartet led by clarinetist Theo Jörgensmann with Christopher Dell on vibes, Christian Ramond on double bass and Klaus Kugel on drums present an advanced example of modern creative, chamber-oriented collective free jazz with a stunning level of communication.


Leandre, Joelle: Beauty / Resistance [3 CD BOX]

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 30384
Catalog Code: MW1013
Country: Poland
 
Price: $34.95



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Live concert recordings at Alchemia club in Krakow captured during the Krakow Jazz Autumn Festival 2019 while double bassist Joëlle Léandre held residence, 3 CDs presenting first a quartet with Zlatko Kaucic on drums & percussion, Mateusz Rybicki on clarinets and Zbigniew Kozera on bass, then one disc in a duo with Zlatko Kaucic and another with guitarist Rafal Mazure.


Altschul's, Barry 3Dom Factor (feat. Jon Irabagon / Joe Fonda): Long Tall Sunshine

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29997
Catalog Code: MW1012
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Drum and percussion improviser Barry Altschul leads his trio with Jon Irabagon on tenor, sopranillo saxophones & alto clarinet and Joe Fonda on bass in their fourth release since forming in 2013, here with five original compositions in free jazz form with strong melodic heads that manifest in tremendous soloing from his players and outstanding drum work.


Perelman, Ivo / Gordon Grdina / Hamin Honari Trio: The Purity Of Desire

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29996
Catalog Code: MW1011
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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An exotic album of tradition-spanning improvisation from the trio of tenor saxophonist Ivo Perleman, oud player Gordon Grdina and percussionist Hamin Honari on tombak and daf, avoiding any cliches of "world fusion" as the effusive Middle Eastern rhythmic devices propel Perelman and Grdina into joyful flights of ecstatic playing that bridge the East and West.


Uesaka, Yuma / Marilyn Crispell: Streams

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29995
Catalog Code: MW1010
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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A beautiful and authoritative set of duo performances by London-born, Japanese-raised and now residing in NYC, saxophonist & clarinetist Yuma Uesaka, and pianist Marilyn Crispell, performing a program of Uesaka compositions, each based around a poem by Rushi Vyas, realized in confident dialogs of powerful yet sensitive expression; a satisfying and lyrical collection.


Harnik, Elisabeth / Michael Zerang: Dream Disobedience

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29994
Catalog Code: MW1008
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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The extended and absorbing live performance between Austrian pianist Elisabeth Harnik and Chicago drummer Michael Zerang at Španski Borci,in Ljubljana, Slovenia in 2019 begins in restful interaction, Harnik often inside the piano and Zerang scraping and coaxing sound, building to a disruptive dream of intense interaction that ends in a turbulent awakening.


Step In (Carlo Morena / Joe Fonda / Felix Lecaros Herrera): Voila La Tendresse

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29807
Catalog Code: MW 1009-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Pianist Carlo Morena leads this lyrical and energetic piano trio with bassist Joe Fonda and drummer FŽlix Lecaros Herrera, performing 6 Morena compositions and one piece by Emil Boyd, recording at the Firehouse 12 studio in Connecticut for the 3rd album under the Step In name, and the first with drummer Herrera; upbeat but never cloying, a very compelling album.


Williams, Mars / Vasco Trilla: Spiracle

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29806
Catalog Code: MW 1007-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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A truly unique duo album of sax and drums from Chicago reedist Mars Williams and Spanish percussionist Vasco Trilla, using their immense technical skills to pivot reflective and meditative playing around exuberant free jazz spirit, maintaining a sense of journey and sonic introspection through unusual and extended technique; a beautifully balanced album.


Tamura, Natsuki / Satoko Fujii / Ramon Lopez: Mantle

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29805
Catalog Code: MW 1003-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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While on a tour of Japan in 2019, Japanese pianist Satoko Fujii and Spanish drummer Ramon Lopez asked trumpeter Natsuki Tamura to join them, and to join in a challenge to write a new piece of music for the trio each day while on tour; this studio album selects the finest of those compositions, performed with nearly telepathic control in a mix of fire and lyrical beauty.


Jubileum Quartet (Leandre / Parker / Fermandez / Kaucic): A UIS ?

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29385
Catalog Code: MW1005-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Celebrating 40 years of Zlatko Kaucic's professional career as a musician, the quartet of Joelle Leandre on acoustic bass, Evan Parker on tenor saxophone, Agusti Fernandez on piano, and Zlatko Kaucic on drums & objects are heard live at the 23th Cerkno Jazz Festival in 2018 for an extended and stunning set, from the most active to the most introspective of moments.


Conference Call (Gebhard Ullmann / Michael Jefry Stevens / Joe Fonda / Dieter Ulrich): Prism

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29384
Catalog Code: MW1004-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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The tenth Conference Call album and the first with drummer Dieter Ulrich taking over for former drummers Matt Wilson, Han Bennink, George Schuller and Gerry Hemingway, the 20 years journey for this transatlantic band leading to this album captured in the studio in Central NY while on tour, performing 3 original compositions from Ullman, 2 from Fonda, and 2 from Stevens.


Swell, Steve (w / Cyrille / Hwang / Bart / Lonberg-Holm / Boston): The Center Will Hold featuring Andrew Cyrille

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29377
Catalog Code: MW1006-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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An essential asset of the NY Downtown scene since the 70s, trombonist Steve Swell leads and composes for an exemplary and uniquely orchestrated sextet bridging generations: Jason Kao Hwang on violin, viola & electronics, Ariel Bart on harmonica, Fred Lonberg-Holm on cello & electronics, Robert Boston on piano & organ, and Andrew Cyrille on drums & percussion.


Various Artists (Guy / Leandre / Mazur / Nilssen-Love / Kaucic / Fernandez / Gustafsson / Vandermark / Trzaska / Brotzmann / Ste Swell / Holmlander / Homburger): Not Two... But Twenty [5 CDs in Wooden Box]

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29341
Catalog Code: MW 998-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $79.95



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Not Two Records celebrates their 20th Anniversary with a festival in Wlen, Poland, inviting 13 of the finest European & US improvisers--Guy, Leandre, Mazur, Nilssen-Love, Kaucic, Fernandez, Gustafsson, Vandermark, Trzaska, Brotzmann, Swell, Holmlander, & Homburg--performing in configurations from duo to quintet, released in a limited 5-CD wooden box set.


Rempis, Dave / Elisabeth Harnik / Michael Zerang: Triple Tube

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29295
Catalog Code: MW998-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Recording in Graz, Austria in 2019 at the club Tube's, Chicago alto saxophonist Dave Rempis and drummer Michael Zerang, frequent collaborators with Ken Vandermark and The Resonance Ensemble, joined with Austrian improvising and classical pianist Elisabeth Harnik to record three exuberant and incredibly informed improvisations: "Triple Tube" I through III.


Fujii, Satoko / Natsuki Tamura: Pentas: Tribute to Eric and Chris Stern

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29294
Catalog Code: MW 999-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Japanese pianist Satoko Fujii and trumpeter Natsuki Tamura (The NatSat Duo) launch their project Pentas with this album, their 7th as a duo, with compositions from each musician and dedicated as a tribute to Eric and Chris Stern, elder inspirational fans who spoke with the duo after the NY premiere of this music, upon learning that Eric passed away that very night.


London Jazz Composers Orchestra: That Time

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29293
Catalog Code: MW 1001-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Released for their 50th anniversary, The LJCO, in configurations of up to 21 musicians including Derek Bailey, Trevor Watts, Evan Parker, Peter Brotzmann, &c., perform works by Kenny Wheeler, Barry Guy, Paul Rutherford and Howard Riley, captured live at the Berliner Jazztage in 1972; at Donaueschingen Musiktage in 1972; in the studio in 1980; and London's Round House in 1980.


Krakow Improvisers Orchestra: KIO at Cricoteka

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29292
Catalog Code: MW 1002-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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The 13-piece Krakow Improvisers Orchestra approaches their music through conduction and improvisation, founder Paulina Owczarek leading the ensemble in an impressive 3-part work recorded in the studio, an exciting and quirky set using mostly acoustic instrumentation through reeds, brass and two drummer/percussionist, 2 bass players, free vocal improv, synth & guitar.


Lerner, Marilyn / Ken Filiano / Lou Grassi: Intention

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 28325
Catalog Code: MW995-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Marilyn Lerner (piano), Ken Filiano (bass & effects) and Lou Grassi (drums & percussion) extend their trio work after their previous two NoBusiness releases with this album of profound collective improvisation, blending lyrical and abstract work in energetic but never frenetic conversation, in a range of mood performed with incredible technical and inventive skill.


Oberg, Uwe / Joe Fonda / Lucia Martinez: Relight

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 28324
Catalog Code: MW994-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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An exciting trio recording of the creatively unorthodox and superb collective piano trio of German pianist Uwe Oberg, Spanish drummer & percussionist based in Berlin Lucia Martinez, and New York bassist Joe Fonda, also on flute, performing at the the 2019 Just Music Festival in Weisboden, the band's implicit joy of their performance clearly heard in these recordings.


Schlippenbach, Alexander von / Dag Magnus Narvesen: Liminal Field

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 28322
Catalog Code: MW991-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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The performing duo of pianist Alexander von Schlippenbach and drummer Dag Magnus Narvesen bring two strong voices from different generations of free improvisers, creating a unique sound that merges the creative energies and vocabulary of each in dynamic and subtle expressions of vigorous movements that unravel in layered improvisation, rewarding their listeners.


Big Tent (Jerome Kitzke / Steve Rust / Harvey Sorgen): I Am Waiting

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 28031
Catalog Code: MW989-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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The New York trio of pianist Jerome Kitzke, bassist Steve Rust on electric and acoustic, and drummer/percussionist Harvey Sorgen, alternate consummately clever approaches to collective playing with Kitzke's humorously ironic and insightful reading of four poems by Lawrence Ferlinghetti from his book "A Coney Island of the Mind", in honor of his 100th birthday.


Rocher, Christophe / Joe Fonda / Harvey Sorgen: New Origin

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 28027
Catalog Code: MW985-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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The trio of bassist Joe Fonda, drummer Harvey Sorgen and clarinetist Christopher Rocher in an album dedicated to reedist Perry Robinson, a heartfelt album balancing structured composition and collective work, with authoritative free playing from all three as Rocher switches between bass clarinet and b-flat, Fonda plucks and bows, and Sorgen skilfully mixes it up.


Rosen, Jay / Brian Willson: Mystery Brothers

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 27322
Catalog Code: MW984-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $13.95



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Official issue of the drumming duo of Jay Rosen (Trio X, Cosmosomatics) and Brian Wilson (Pauline Oliveros, Ivo Perelman), performing at Whitman Hall in Brooklyn College in 2008, presenting 5 concertos for two drums written by both performers, through pristine recordings demonstrating melodicism through rhythm as they explore a wide range of timbre and color.


Gianfratti, Antonio Panda / Marco Scarassatti / Otomo Yoshihide / Paulo Hartmann: Psychogeography, an Improvisational Derive

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 27319
Catalog Code: MW981-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $10.97



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Recorded at the 2017 Improfest (Festival Internacional de Improvisacao e Arte Sonora) in Sao Paulo, the quartet of Marco Scarassatti, Antonio Panda Gianfratti, Paulo Hartmann, & Otomo Yoshide bring viola de cocho, percussion, self-made instruments, turntable, guitar, and prepared chiquita to a superb concert of wide-ranging improvisations named by geographical location.


Guy's, Barry Blue Shroud Band: Odes and Meditations for Cecil Taylor [5 CD BOX]

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 27249
Catalog Code: MW980-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $64.95



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Barry Guy's Blue Shroud Band is the bassist's ensemble performing in a variety of configurations, capable of executing his sophisticated compositions that pay hommage or reflect larger subjects, here in 5 CDs of performances at Alchemia Club and on Radio Krakow in Poland, approaching the work of late pianist Cecil Taylor through multi-part Odes, Meditations, and even some "Strange Loops".


Rara Avis (Ken Vandermark / Stefano Ferrian / Simone Quatrana / Luca Pissavini / Sec): Rara Avis

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 22077
Catalog Code: MW 927-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $12.95



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Chicago multi-reedist Ken Vandermark in a quintet with Italian musicians Stefano Ferrian (tenor saxophone), Simone Quatrana (piano), Luca Pissavini (double bass), and SEC_ (Revox tape recorder, instant sound treatment) in an uninhibited live concert in 2013 at Dragon Club in Poland.


Giallorenzo, Paul Trio featuring Ingebrigt Haker Flaten and Tim Daisy: Pg3 IHF & tD

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 16956
Catalog Code: MW 864-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $19.95



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Chicago-based pianist Paul Giallorenzo trio with fellow Chicago drummer Tim Daisy and Norwegian bassist Ingebrigt Haker Flaten performing a set of Giallorenzo compositions that balance melodic and free moments with authoritative playing.


Leandre, Joelle & Lauren Newton: Conversations live in Ljubljana

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 16955
Catalog Code: MW 892-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $20.95



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French bassist Joelle Leandre and US vocalist Lauren Newton recorded these duos live at Club Gromka in Ljubljana, Slovenia in 2010; absorbing and unusual interactions between two significant improvisers.


Marcus, Michael: For Yes!

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 14108
Catalog Code: MW 848-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $19.95



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NY multi-reedist Michael Marcus (Cosmosamatics), here on clarinet, in a large ensemble including Lenwood Turner on trumpet & John Austria on Rhodes piano, performing original and intricate compositions.


Mezei Solo, Szilard : When Spring

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 12596
Catalog Code: MW 819-2
Country: Yugoslavia
 
Price: $19.95



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Solo viola and double bass compositions from Voivodina Hungarian composer, violinist, viola player, and double bass player Szilárd Mezei.