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Lee, Okkyung: Cheol-Kkot-Sae (Steel.Flower.Bird)

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 25907
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4023
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Cellist Okkyung Lee explores her Korean roots in an amazing long-form composition combining electronics, improvisation, composed melodies and noise with Korean traditional music, performed with the superb ensemble of John Edwards (bass), Ches Smith (drums), John Butcher (sax), Jae Hyo Chang (Korean percussion), Song Hee Kwon (Pansori singing), and Lasse Marhaug (electronics).


Zorn, John: Insurrection

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 25672
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8359
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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John Zorn pens a powerful set of compositions for a quartet led by two astonishing guitarists--Julian Lage and Matt Hollengberg--with a solid driving force from the rhythm section of Trevor Dunn on bass and Kenny Grohowski on drums, as the band navigates a quick-shifting and utterly impressive blend of jazz, rock, funk, blues, and composed music.


Berger, Karl: In A Moment - Music For Piano And Strings

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 25519
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4022
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Pianist and vibraphonist Karl Berger is also a professor of composition, having won numerous awards and commissions for his work, here presenting the final part of a trilogy written for Tzadik, a beautiful 14-part suite for piano and string realized with Berger himself at the keys in a septet of well known NY performers including Ken Filiano, Tomas Ulrich, Jason Kao Hwang.


Zorn, John: The Urmuz Epigrams

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 25473
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8358
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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With the collaboration of percussionist Ches Smith, John Zorn creates a magnificent and dreamlike series of parallel tracks, a "modern reconstruction" and a set of faux 78rpm albums purportedly from 1923, as an homage to pre-dada absurdist, Romanian writer Urmuz (Demetru Dem), using the studio and card-file composition to create a bizarre and astonishing set of 8 x 2 pieces.


Johnson, Scott: Mind Out of Matter

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 25391
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4021
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Five years in the making, composer Scott Johnson transcribed the speech of philosopher Daniel C. Dennett (Committee for Skeptical Inquiry) into this extended, 8-movement suite, using a rich, detailed set of musical landscapes blending musical genres that run in parity with the voice of Dennett, as Johnson emphasizes and highlight his insightful thinking.


Kramer (Feat Bill Frisell): The Brill Building, Book Two

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 25234
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4020
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Guitarist Bill Frisell joins forces with producer/arranger Kramer for an exploration of the legendary song writing teams that were developed in the legendary Brill Building at 1619 Broadway in New York City, where songwriters like Paul Simon, Burt Bacharach, Neil Diamond, Doc Pomus, Al Kooper, & Carole King created some of American culture's most endearing work.


Converse, Connie (Anderson / Patton / Halvorson & Pavone / Haden / Kang / Wainwright / Elysian Field

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 25227
Catalog Code: TZ-CDA-4019
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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A pioneer of the modern singer/songwriter genre from the 50s, little is known of Connie Converse except her exceptional songbook, given life here in a tribute to her work through 16 songs interpreted by an amazing set of singers and instrumentalists, including Laurie Anderson, Petra Haden, Mary Halvorson, Mike Patton, Eyvind Kang, Oren Bloedow, Jessica Pavone, &c. &c.


Zorn, John: The Hermetic Organ Vol. 5 _Philharmonie De Paris

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 25144
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8357
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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During a week in April 2017 John Zorn travelled to Paris, where he performed several concerts including "The Interpretation of Dreams", presented an evening with guests, and performed solo on the organ at the Grande salle Pierre Boulez, the full concert of which is presented on this CD, along with 30 minutes of recordings made before the evening's concert.


Halvorson, Mary Quartet (w/ Gress / Fujiwara / Okazaki): Paimon: The Book Of Angels Volume 32

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 25142
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8356
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The final album from John Zorn's "Book of Angels" series presenting Zorn's Masada compositions, here with 10 previously unrecorded compositions from "Masada Book Two" performed by NY guitarist Mary Halvorson in a quartet with Drew Gress on bass, Tomas Fujiwara on drums, and Miles Okazaki on guitar, in an album of joyfully exciting and melodic improvisations.


Shardik (Shellenberger / Buckley / Hollenberg)

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 24839
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-7816
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Born from rock bands like Cleric and Simulacrum, this NY instrumental, improvising rock trio blends avant-garde classical, free jazz, dissonant math metal, ambient and world music into a powerful new mix, with Nick Shellenberger on bass and synth, Matt Buckley on drums & percussion, and Matt Hollenberg on guitar; intricate, edgy, demanding and driven music.


Zorn, John: The Interpretation Of Dreams

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 24838
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8355
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A new set of works from Downtown New York composer John Zorn inspired by the surrealism of Luis Bunuel and the psychotropic dream world of William S. Burroughs, in three compositions performed by Jack Quartet, the rhythm section from the piano quintet Obscure Objects of Desire, plus vivbraphonist Sae Hashimoto, pianist Steve Gosling, and drummer Tyshawn Sorey.


Mori, Ikue (w/ Jim Black / Okkyung Lee / Sylvie Courvoisier): Obelisk

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 24837
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4018
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Ikue Mori's Obelisk project brings together her unique electronics with Downtown Scene key players, Jim Black on drums, Okkyung Lee on cello, and Sylvie Courvoisier on piano, an album driven by Mori's melodic compositions that take unexpected twists and turns in dramatic and lyrical playing, Mori's electronics bringing an exotic charm and ringing beauty to her works.


Burning Ghosts (Giddens / McLendon / Rosenboom / Vossler): Reclamation

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 24836
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-7815
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Burning Ghost is the West Coast rock influenced improvising quartet of Daniel Rosenboom on trumpet, guitarist Jake Vossler, Richard Giddens on double bass, and Aaron McLendon on drums, in a fiery album of heavy playing that borrows from jazz and metal rock forms, with ominious political overtones in their titles while showing articulate and impressive playing skill.


Zorn, John : Midsummer Moons

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 24835
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8354
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Two guitarists -- Gyan Riley and Julian Lage -- perform 10 lyrical John Zorn compositions inspired by Shakespeare and written for the moon, a symbol of love, lust, madness and dreams, as the two guitarists play in unison and interweaving figures, a beautiful album of contemplative, refined and elegant works from one of New York's most prolific composers.


Taborn, Craig / Ikue Mori: Highsmith

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 24834
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4017
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Two of Downtown NY's most innovative performers collaborate for an album placing the rich acoustic piano work of Craig Taborn beside the slippery electronics of Ikue Mori, the result of their live performances that started at New York's Village Vanguard in 2016 and leading to this album, which presents a set of 11 unique and sophisticated dialogs.


Marsella, Brian: Buer: The Book of Angels Volume 31

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 24045
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8353
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Brian Marsella, pianist from Banquet of the Spirits, Zion80 and The Flail, in a trio album taking on John Zorn's Masada compositions, The Book of Angels, with the actual Masada rhythm section of Trevor Dunn on bass and Kenny Wollesen on drums, in 16 lyrical and effusive pieces focused through the eyes of piano masters from Satie to Pullen.


Zorn, John: There Is No More Firmament

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 23805
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-8352
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Collecting John Zorn's recent compositions from 2013-2016, with the stellar assistance of performers that include Peter Evans (trumpet), Tyshawn Sorey (drums), Christian McBride (bass), presenting 9 works connected by a twisted and complex story of a magical descent into madness.


Zorn, John / Garth Knox and the Saltarello Trio: Leonard: The Book of Angels Volume 30

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 23589
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8350
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Ensemble InterContemporain is viola player Garth Knox's string and percussion performance group, here called upon by John Zorn to present new interpretations of his "Book of Angels" Masada compositions, in nine magnificent recordings of great depth and intimacy.


Zorn, John: The Garden Of Earthly Delights

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 23395
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8351
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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Composer John Zorn's Simulacrum ensemble of Trevor Dunn (bass), John Medeski (keyboards), Kenny Grohowski (drums), Matt Hollenberg (guitar), and Sara Serpa (voice) in their 6th album of heavy improv, celebrating the 500th anniversary of the passing of painter Hieronymus Bosch.


Michael C. Maguire: Maguire, Michael C.: Meta-Conspiracy [Used Item]

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22989
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8034
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Lubman, Brad: Insomniac [Used Item]

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22988
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8017
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Zorn, John: The Classic Guide To Strategy Vol. 4

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22955
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8349
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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Downtown NY saxophonist John Zorn started his "Classic Guide to Strategy" in 1983, slowly releasing volumes up to this 4th, showing the depth of his conceptual underpinnings and superb playing style, technique, and truly unique approach to the saxophone.


Zorn, John: 49 Acts Of Unspeakable Depravity In The Abominable Life And Times Of Gilles De Rais

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22657
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8348
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Simulacrum's 5th CD, with John Medeski on organ, Kenny Grohowski on drums and Matt Hollenberg on guitar, powerful playing that blends heavy rock, blues, funk and jazz with modern classical music, here performing composer John Zorn's 10 part suite on decscending into madness.


Zorn, John: Commedia Della Arte

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22493
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8347
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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Joh Zorn wrote this multifaceted suite celebrating the vibrant Italian dramatic form Commedia dell'arte that began in the 16th century, evoking the characters Harlequin, Colombina, Scaramouch, Pulcinella and Pierrot in five compositional miniatures for small chamber ensembles.


Unnatural Ways: We Aliens

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22492
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-7814
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Moving from Oakland to Brooklyn guitarist Ava Mendoza's improvising rock trio Unnatural Ways with Tim Dahl (bass) and Sam Ospovat (drums) release their first Tzadik album of blistering psychedelic blues based instrumentals, wonderfully deformed, cutting edge rock.


Zorn, John: Sacred Visions

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22323
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8345
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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Two Zorn compositions touching upon the mediaeval world: "The Holy Visions", a Mystery Play in 11 strophes for voice concerning mystic Hildegard von Bingen; "The Remedy of Fortune" is a string quartet inspired by the 12th century troubadour Guillaume de Machaut.


Autryno - Zorn, John: Flauros: The Book Of Angels Volume 29

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22322
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8346
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Zorn's Book of Angels series presenting the Masada composition books performed by a wide variety of groups, here with AutorYno, a wild power trio of three Paris avant rockers, taking Masada into heavy rock territory blanding Metal, Punk, Thrash, Dub and Surf rock.


Bandolin, Jacob do : Great Jewish Music

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22311
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-7192B
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A tribute to Jacob do Bandolim, one of the founders of the Brazilian instrumental style choro in the 30's and 40's, in compositions from Tzadik artists Davka, Cyro Baptista, Carla Kihlstedt, Jon Madof, Shanir Ezra Blumenkranz, Ben Perowsky, Rob Burger, Jamie Saft, &c.


Dick, Robert: Our Cells Know

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22310
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-4015
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Using multiphonics, percussive effects, circular breathing and other extended approaches to the contrabass flute, composer/performer/improviser Robert Dick releases a mesmerizing album of improvisations, breaking new terrain by letting the largest of flutes lead his muse.


Zorn, John: The Mockingbird

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22309
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8344
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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John Zorn's Gnostic Trio of Bill Frisell on guitar, Carol Emanuel on harp and Kenny Wollesen on vibes and chimes, perform Zorn's compositions inspired by the classic novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" in lyrical chamber jazz of great depth and nuance.


Friction (Akinobu / Minoru / Reck): Zone Tripper

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22134
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-7224b
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Friction, one of the most important and longest running underground bands in Japan, is currently the trio of Reck (bass, guitar & vocals), Iami Akinobu (guitar) and Sato Minoru (drums), in a hard-edged album of original songs and remixes; demanding and powerful modern rock.


Nova Express Quintet: Andras: The Book Of Angels Volume 28

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22073
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8343
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The 28th release in John Zorn's Book of Angels series, performing the Masada song books in distinct groupings, brings together the all-star NY group of Cyro Baptista, Joey Baron, Trevor Dunn, John Medeski, and Kenny Wollesen for a blend of jazz, Afro-Cuban bop, Exotica, and more.


Baptista, Cyro: Bluefly

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21888
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-4014
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A pop-infused psychedelic trip featuring Cyro with a huge lineup of superb musicians, lyrical improvisation with latin and world influences, with Baptista taking vocals over his eclectic and melodically embraceable music; a beautiful album to return to frequently.


Zorn, John: The Painted Bird

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21887
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8342
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Crossing heavy improv with jazz, classical, world music and more, Zorn's latest compositions are handled by the ensemble of John Medeski (organ), Ches Smith (congas, Voudun drums), Kenny Wollesen (vibes), Kenny Grohowski (drums), and Matt Hollenberg (guitar).


Flaga - John Zorn: Flaga: The Book Of Angels Volume 27

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21842
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8341
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The 27th volume in John Zorn's Book of Angels series, presenting his Masada compositions interpreted by superlative groups, here in a piano trio of lyrical and technical power: Craig Taborn (piano), Christian McBride (bass), and Tyshawn Sorey (drums).


Zorn, John: The Hermetic Organ Vol. 4- St. Bartholomew's

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21542
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8340
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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John Zorn's 4th volume of ritualistic organ improvisations, this recital was recorded at midnight on the eve of Halloween on St. Bart's organ, the largest in New York City, a massive sound of "contrasts, colors, bells, drones, counterpoint and simultaneity".


Zorn, John: Madrigals

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21541
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8339
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Composer John Zorn presents two books of "Madrigals" scored for six acappella female voices, rich and seductive compositions intertwining voices in beautiful, electrifying and riveting ways through 10 works inspired by the 19th century British poetry of Percy Bysshe Shelley.


Zorn, John: Cerberus: The Book Of Angels Volume 26

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21434
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8338
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Led by composers Sam Eastmond and Nikki Franklin, The SPIKE Orchestra is a large ensemble that draws on a wide range of influences including Duke Ellington, Frank Zappa, Carl Stalling, Zorn and more, here performing the 26th "Book of Angels" covering Zorn's Masada book.


Zamir, Daniel: Redemption Songs

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21433
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-4013
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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Israeli alto & soprano saxophonist Daniel Zamir returns to Tzadik with tracks from each of two quartets in a release of burning jazz, passionate, lyrical and technically exceptional playing in compositions that shift time signatures and moods with strong melodic focus.


Zorn, John: James Moore Plays The Book Of Heads Ñ Cd And Dvd Of A Film By Stephen Taylor

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21364
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8337
Country: USA
 
Price: $23.95



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Zorn's "The Book of Heads" is performed by guitarist James Moore, heard on CD and seen in a DVD by Stephen Taylor, using prepared guitar to interpret Zorn's hermetic language of meticulously notated sounds inspired by contemporary classical extended techniques.


Ochs, Larry: The Fictive Five

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21363
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-4012
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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West Coast multi-reedist and founding member of the Rova Sax Quartet Larry Ochs leads this impressive free improvising quintet patterned after the New York Contemporary Five, with the superb lineup of Nate Wooley, Harris Eisenstadt, Pascal Niggenkemper, and Ken Filiano.


Zorn, John: Inferno

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21255
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8336
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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The 3rd album from Zorn's trio of John Medeski (organ), Kenny Grohowski (drums) and Matt Hollenberg (guitar) in a long-form composition inspired by the work of Swedish poet, painter, alchemist and occultist August Strindberg, 7 pieces of dark, driving, ecstatic improv.


Schott, John: John Schott's Actual Trio

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21254
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-4011
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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San Francisco Bay Area guitarist John Schott (Junk Genius, T.J. Kirk, Tom Waits) in his 3rd release on Tzadik with his trio of Dan Seamans on bass and John Hanes on drums, 8 upbeat compositions including one for James Blood Ulmer; lyrical pieces with tight interplay.


Zorn, John: The True Discoveries Of Witches And Demons

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21126
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8335
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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The second release by Zorn's heavy new organ trio Simulacrum of John Medeski, Matt Hollenberg and Kenny Grohowski with guests Mark Ribot on guitar and Trevor Dunn on bass, three generations of musical explorers coming together to rip your mind to shreds.


Belogenis, Louie: Blue Buddha

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21125
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-4010
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Legendary tenor saxophonist Louis Belogenis in a quartet with four New York improvisational heavy-weights-- trumpeter Dave Douglas, bassist Bill Laswell, and drummer Tyshawn Sorey in an energetic set of modern and informed jazz.


Bret Higgins Atlas Revolt: Higgins, Bret; Atlas Revolt

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21082
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-7813
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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A Canadian quintet led by double bassist Bret Higgins (Zebrina) merging latin, R&B, soul, film soundtracks, jazz and more into moody and infectious grooves, lyrical and upbeat music that borrows freely from a variety of world and folk styles in exuberant ways.


Zorn, John: Forro Zinho Ñ Forro In The Dark Plays Zorn

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21081
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8334
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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Forro is a NY East Village rock ensemble that reinterprets forro--traditional Brazilian folk music--using modern Downtown language, here taking on the compositions of John Zorn in rhythmically rich melodic approaches that's equal parts tribute and collaboration.


Les Rhinoceros: Les Rhinoc Ros III

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21024
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-7812
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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Compellingly lyrical music with a klezmer influence from this Washington, DC trio, blending rock, world music, math rock, klezmer, reggae, noise, ambient and jazz into wonderful groove-based works, here in their 3rd album after 5 years, with a host of guests.


Zorn, John: Pellucidarña Dreamers Fantabula

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21023
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8333
Country: USA
 
Price: $20.95



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The 4th album from John Zorn's Dreamers (Cyro Baptista, Joey Baron, Trevor Dunn, Marc Ribot, Jamie Saft, & Kenny Wollesen) is a lyrical album of tuneful compositions and superb soloing, in an ornate package accompanied by a 36 page book of colorful drawings.


Mycale: Gomory: The Book Of Angels Volume 25

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 20861
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8332
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The 25th Book of Angels, performing Zorn's lyrical Masada compositions, is the 2nd B.O.A. release from the a cappella vocal quartet Mycale, using a variety of texts in Portuguese, Berber, Hebrew, French and Spanish to fashion lush harmonies and strong rhythmic drive.