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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.


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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"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.


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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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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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.


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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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.


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.


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.


PEK Solo: Coefficient of Unity

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 28538
Catalog Code: 9232
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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A great example of the state of David Peck (PEK)'s approach to improvisation & arsenal of instruments, in an epic solo work merging acoustic and electronic sources with an unhurried path in a coherent long-form improvisation using reeds, sheng, fog horn, game calls, gongs, chimes, crotales, daxophone, [d]ronin, mpa 019, therimin, aquasonic, loops, & signal processing.


PEK Solo: Closed & Open Universes [2 CDS]

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 27987
Catalog Code: 9217
Country: USA
 
Price: $23.95



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Evil Clown mastermind David Peck (PEK) in a double album of solo work, 1st pure solo, then in a long work accompanied by his own prepared mixes, using clarinets, saxophones, English horn, goat horn, tarota, bamboo, Chistmas & alto flutes, slide whistles, sheng, Melodica, Akai Wind controller, moog subsequent, gongs, brontosaurus & tank bells, Englephone, and delay.


PEK Solo: Fulcrum

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 25885
Catalog Code: 9170
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Extracting the leader from a multitude of ensembles, David Peck's solo album has him performing on tenor saxophone, bass saxophone, clarinet, contraalto clarinet, bassoon, tarota, hand chimes, accordion, [d]ronin, wood, metal, aquasonic, daxophone, Atlantis gong, plus pre-recorded mixes adding a "soloist with tape" aspect to his complex and rich performance.