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Noël Akchoté: Gesualdo: Madrigals for Five Guitars [8/25]
Noël Akchoté: Gesualdo: Madrigals for Five Guitars [8/25]

1 CD / Blue Chopsticks / 2014-08-26

Tracks: Gioite voi col canto; S'io non miro non moro; Itene, o miei sospiri; Dolcissima mia vita; O dolorosa gioia; Qual fora, donna; Felicissimo sonno; Se vi duol il mio duolo; Occhi del mio cor vita; Langu...
Artists: Noël Akchoté
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BCPS 26
Darius Jones (Saxophone)/Matthew Shipp: Cosmic Lieder: The Darkseid Recital [Digipak] *
Darius Jones (Saxophone)/Matthew Shipp: Cosmic Lieder: The Darkseid Recital [Digipak] *

1 CD / AUM Fidelity / 2014-08-12

Tracks: Celestial Fountain; 2,327,694,748; Granny Goodness; Gardens of Yivaroth; Lord of Woe; Life Equation; Sepulchre of Mandrakk; Divine Engine; Novu's Final Gift
Artists: Darius Jones (Saxophone)/Matthew Shipp

Personnel: Darius Jones (alto saxophone); Matthew Shipp (piano).

Audio Mixer: Petr Cancura.

Recording information: New York, NY (2011-2013).

Photographer: Peter Gannushkin.
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The Wrong Object/Elton Dean: The Unbelievable Truth
The Wrong Object/Elton Dean: The Unbelievable Truth

1 CD / / 2014-08-12

Artists: The Wrong Object/Elton Dean

Paris is the city that foaming-at-the-mouth neocons love to hate (even though many of them have never even been there), but for jazz enthusiasts, it is the culturally rich, historically important city...continue...
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HBIM 1104914
Roger Doyle: Cool Steel Army
Roger Doyle: Cool Steel Army

1 CD / Psychonavigation Records / 2014-08-12

Tracks: Cool Steel Army, for piano, 2 percussion instruments, electric guitar, saxophone & electronics; Paavo's Engagement, for piano; Adolf Gébler, Clarinettist, for pre-recorded actors, female singer,...
Artists: Roger Doyle

Roger Doyle is the Godfather of Irish electronic music. In 2007 he was awarded the Magisterium Prize at the Bourges International Electro-acoustic music competition in...continue...
Personnel: Roger Doyle (piano, electronics); Fionnuala Gill (vocals).

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SVOO 28
Maurizio Bianchi: Armaghedon
Maurizio Bianchi: Armaghedon

1 CD / Ees't / 2014-08-05

Tracks: [Untitled]; [Untitled]
Artists: Maurizio Bianchi

Director: Maurizio Bianchi.

Photographer: Maurizio Bianchi....continue...
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John Lurie/The John Lurie National Orchestra: The Invention of Animals [Slipcase] *
John Lurie/The John Lurie National Orchestra: The Invention of Animals [Slipcase] *

1 CD / Amulet Records / 2014-08-05

Tracks: Flutter; Men With Sticks [Noble Version]; I Came To Visit Here For A While; Beast, The; Little; Ignore the Giant; Invention of Animals, The
Artists: John Lurie/The John Lurie National Orchestra

Personnel: John Lurie (soprano saxophone, alto saxophone); Grant Calvin Weston (drums); Billy Martin (percussion).

Recording information: Big House Recording (02/12/1994); Clinton Studios, NYC ...continue...
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AMUL 37
Paul Dolden: Who Has the Biggest Sound? *
Paul Dolden: Who Has the Biggest Sound? *

1 CD / Starkland / 2014-07-29

Tracks: Who Has the Biggest Sound?: The Village Choir Asks the Important Questions of the Day; Who Has the Biggest Sound?: The Village Orchestra Poses the Main themes of this Musical Quest; Who Has the Bigge...
Artists: Paul Dolden

"A leading figure in sound art" - All Music Guide "Dolden's apocalyptic hyper modernism so transcends what the 20th century had in mind that it...continue...
Audio Mixer: Paul Dolden.

Liner Note Authors: Lawrence Joseph ; Paul Dolden....continue...
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STK 220
Philip Thomas/Christian Wolff (Composer): Christian Wolff: Pianist: Pieces [Box]
Philip Thomas/Christian Wolff (Composer): Christian Wolff: Pianist: Pieces [Box]

3 CD / Sub Rosa (Label) / 2014-07-22

Tracks: For Pianist; For Piano I; Suite (I); Suite (I) [Continued]; Suite (I) [Continued]; For Prepared Piano; For Prepared Piano [Continued]; For Prepared Piano [Continued]; For Prepared Piano [Continued]; ...
Artists: Philip Thomas/Christian Wolff (Composer)

Liner Note Author: Philip Thomas.

Recording information: The Phipps Hall, University of Huddersfield, UK (09/13/2009-09/17/2009)....continue...
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SURO 389
Herbie Hancock: The  Warner Bros. Years 1969-1972 [Box] *
Herbie Hancock: The Warner Bros. Years 1969-1972 [Box] *

3 CD / Rhino (Label) / 2014-07-22

Tracks: Wiggle-Waggle; Fat Mama; Tell Me a Bedtime Story; Oh! Oh! Here He Comes; Jessica; Fat Albert Rotunda; Lil' Brother; Wiggle-Waggle - (mono); Fat Mama - (mono); Ostinato [Suite For Angela]; You'll Know...
Artists: Herbie Hancock

Liner Note Author: Bob Gluck.

Recording information: Different Fur Trading Company, San Francisco; Pacific Recording Studios, San Mateo; Van Gelder Recording Studios, Englewood Cliffs, New Jer;...continue...
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WEA 542172
John Zorn (Composer)/Zion80: Adramelech: The Book of Angels, Vol. 22 [Digipak] *
John Zorn (Composer)/Zion80: Adramelech: The Book of Angels, Vol. 22 [Digipak] *

1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2014-07-22

Tracks: Araziel; Sheviel; Metatron; Shamdan; Kenunit; Caila; Ielahiah; Nehinah
Artists: John Zorn (Composer)/Zion80

Zion 80 is the brainchild of guitarist Jon Madof, a wildly popular project that seamlessly blends the Afro pop stylings of the legendary Fela Kuti...continue...
Personnel: Yoshie Fruchter, Jon Madof (guitar); Jessica Lurie (flute, baritone saxophone); Matt Darriau (kaval, clarinet, alto saxophone); Greg Wail (tenor saxophone); Zach Mayer (baritone saxophone);...continue...
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TZA 8319
John Zorn (Composer): From Leaves of Grass [Digipak]
John Zorn (Composer): From Leaves of Grass [Digipak]

1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2014-07-22

Tracks: Whispers of Heavenly Death; Song At Sunset; Halcyon Days; Portals; Sea Drift; Song of the Open Road; Body Electric, The; Mystic Cyphers; America
Artists: John Zorn (Composer)

Following up on the success of 2013's Dreamachines, the third release by the classic Nova Express quartet is inspired by and dedicated to American poetic...continue...
Personnel: John Medeski (piano); Kenny Wollesen (vibraphone); Joey Baron (drums).

Audio Mixer: Marc Urselli.

Recording information: EastSide Sound, NYC (03/16/2014-03/17/2014).

Ph...continue...
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TZA 8320
yMusic/Kronos Quartet/Nico Muhly: Richard Reed Parry: Music for Heart and Breath
yMusic/Kronos Quartet/Nico Muhly: Richard Reed Parry: Music for Heart and Breath

1 CD / DG Deutsche Grammophon (USA) / 2014-07-15

Tracks: Quartet for Heart and Breath; Heart and Breath Sextet; For Heart, Breath and Orchestra; Interruptions (Heart and Breath Nonet): 1. Miniature 1; Interruptions (Heart and Breath Nonet): 2. String Peaks...
Artists: yMusic/Kronos Quartet/Nico Muhly

Music for Heart and Breath is Richard Reed Parrys debut as classical composer who is mostly known from the Grammy Nominated Uber Indie Rock Band...continue...
Audio Mixer: Nick Lloyd.

Liner Note Authors: Adam Sweeting; Richard Reed Parry.

Recording information: Dreamland (01/2013); Mission Sound Recording (01/2013); Dreamland (07/2012-11/2012)...continue...
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DGG B002105802
Sam Rivers: Dimensions and Extensions
Sam Rivers: Dimensions and Extensions

1 CD / / 2014-07-15

Artists: Sam Rivers

Multi-instrumentalist Sam Rivers is usually identified with jazz's avant-garde wing, but many of his albums are highly accessible thanks to his use of hard swing and his well-defined themes. Recorded ...continue...
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HBIM 1182615
Agostino di Scipio/John Cage: Spam: Musical Sculptures & Other Devices
Agostino di Scipio/John Cage: Spam: Musical Sculptures & Other Devices

1 CD / Die Schachtel / 2014-07-08

Artists: Agostino di Scipio/John Cage
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DISC 10011
James Blackshaw: Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat [Slipcase] *
James Blackshaw: Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat [Slipcase] *

1 CD / Tompkins Square / 2014-07-08

Tracks: Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat, Pt. 1; Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat, Pt. 2; Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat, Pt. 3; Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat, Pt. 4; Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat, P...
Artists: James Blackshaw

Personnel: James Blackshaw (nylon-string guitar, grand piano); Simon Scott (vocals, drums, electronics); Duane Pitre (guitar, electric guitar, synthesizer, vibraphone); Charlotte Glasson (violin, flut...continue...
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TMPK TSQ5012
Steve Gunn/Mike Cooper: Frkwys, Vol. 11: Cantos de Lisboa [Slipcase] *
Steve Gunn/Mike Cooper: Frkwys, Vol. 11: Cantos de Lisboa [Slipcase] *

1 CD / RVNG Intl. / 2014-06-24

Tracks: Saudade Do Santos-O-Velho; Pena Panorama; Song for Charlie; Pony Blues; Enchanted Moura, The; Lampedusa 2013; Saramago
Artists: Steve Gunn/Mike Cooper

Personnel: Steve Gunn (vocals, guitar); Mike Cooper (vocals, electronics).

Audio Mixer: Eduardo Vinhas.

Liner Note Authors: Steve Gunn; Mike Cooper.

Recording information: "Home",...continue...
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RVNG 55122
George Lewis (Trombone/Electronics)/John Zorn (Composer)/Wadada Leo Smith: Sonic Rivers [Digipak] *
George Lewis (Trombone/Electronics)/John Zorn (Composer)/Wadada Leo Smith: Sonic Rivers [Digipak] *

1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2014-06-24

Tracks: Cecil Taylor; Art of Counterpoint, The; North; South; East; West; Screaming Grass; Culture of Gun Violence in the US, The
Artists: George Lewis (Trombone/Electronics)/John Zorn (Composer)/Wadada Leo Smith

Tzadik introduces its new SPECTRUM series with a very special and exciting new group featuring three of the most creative wind players in new music....continue...
Personnel: George Lewis (trombone, electronics); John Zorn (alto saxophone); Wadada Leo Smith (trumpet).

Audio Mixer: Jeff Evers.

Recording information: Eastside Sound, New York, NY (12/...continue...
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TZA 4001
Alexandre Tharaud: Mauricio Kagel
Alexandre Tharaud: Mauricio Kagel

1 CD / Rewind / 2014-06-24

Tracks: Rrrrrrr..., transcription pour piano à deux et quatre mains: Ragtime-Waltz; Rrrrrrr..., transcription pour piano à deux et quatre mains: Rondeña; Rrrrrrr..., transcription pour piano &...
Artists: Alexandre Tharaud

Here, marked by the spirit of meeting one of the great, mischievous composers of the 20th century, Mauricio Kagel (1931-2008), an engaging and unique pianist,...continue...
Recording information: Espace de projection de l'Ircam, Centre Georges Pompido (12/20/2002-12/23/2012).

Editor: Cécile Lenoir....continue...
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RCR 510
Tangent: Transience [Digipak]
Tangent: Transience [Digipak]

1 CD / Tympanik Audio / 2014-06-17

Tracks: Drifting Frontiers; Sublimated; Shattered; Expanding Horizons; Discovery; Radiating Singularity; Bloom; Condensed Reality; Reformed Construct; Unchained; Retreating Awareness; Reversion
Artists: Tangent

Audio Mixer: Tangent....continue...
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CDBY 5638274383
Jaki Byard: The Late Show: An Evening with Jaki Byard: Live at the Keystone Korner, Vol. 3 *
Jaki Byard: The Late Show: An Evening with Jaki Byard: Live at the Keystone Korner, Vol. 3 *

1 CD / High Note / 2014-06-17

Tracks: Opening Remarks by Todd Barkan and Jaki Byard; Hello Young Lovers; In Your Own Sweet Way; Introductory Remarks; Family Suite; Spanish Tinge No. 1; Introductory Remarks; Strayhorn-Ellington Medley: Da...
Artists: Jaki Byard

Liner Note Author: Ethan Iverson.

Recording information: The Keystone Korner, San Francisco, CA (08/09/1979-08/12/1979).

Editor: Jon Rosenberg.

Photographer: Tom Copi.

A mu...continue...
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HINO 757264
Hiromi: Voice
Hiromi: Voice

1 CD / / 2014-06-10

Artists: Hiromi

Some jazz musicians aren't documented nearly as much as they should be; one could write a book about all the talented improvisers who made it to 60 or 65 without ever recording an album, or even being...continue...
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HBIM 1188040
Hiromi: Move
Hiromi: Move

1 CD / / 2014-06-10

Artists: Hiromi

Move is Hiromi's second "Trio Project" recording with electric bassist Anthony Jackson and drummer Simon Phillips, and is a worthy follow-up to 2011's Voice. The pianist/composer defines the compositi...continue...
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HBIM 1188041
Pharoah Sanders: Love in Us All
Pharoah Sanders: Love in Us All

1 CD / / 2014-06-10

Artists: Pharoah Sanders
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HBIM 1188046
Clipping: CLPPNG [PA] [Slipcase]
Clipping: CLPPNG [PA] [Slipcase]

1 CD / Sub Pop (USA) / 2014-06-10

Tracks: Intro; Body & Blood; Work Work - (featuring Cocc Pistol Cree); Summertime; Taking Off; Tonight - (featuring Gangsta Boo); Dream; Get Up; Or Die - (featuring Guce); Inside Out; Story 2; Dominoes; Ends...
Artists: Clipping

Audio Mixer: Steve Kaplan.

Photographer: Christopher Cichocki.

Innovations in hip-hop have a long history of tending toward abrasive sounds, from the call-to-arms sirens of Bomb Squad's ...continue...
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SUBP 71071
Dublin Guitar Quartet: The Dublin Guitar Quartet Performs Philip Glass [Digipak]
Dublin Guitar Quartet: The Dublin Guitar Quartet Performs Philip Glass [Digipak]

1 CD / Orange Mountain Music (USA) / 2014-06-10

Tracks: String Quartet No. 2 "Company": [Part 1]; String Quartet No. 2 "Company": [Part 2]; String Quartet No. 2 "Company": [Part 3]; String Quartet No. 2 "Company": [Part 4]; String Quartet No. 5: [Part 1];...
Artists: Dublin Guitar Quartet

This release from Orange Mountain Music features the Dublin Guitar Quartet performing string quartets by Philip Glass on classical guitars. The quartet performed in Ireland...continue...
Audio Mixers: David Odlum; Brian Bolger .

The compositions of Philip Glass have rarely been transcribed to new instrumental settings, partly because Glass has presented his music both as a comp...continue...
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OMM 0092
Ursula Bogner: Recordings 1969-1988 [Slipcase]
Ursula Bogner: Recordings 1969-1988 [Slipcase]

1 CD / Faitiche / 2014-06-10

Tracks: Begleitung Für Tuba; Inversion; Proto; Metazoon; Momentaufnahme; 2 Ton; Speichen; Modes; Atmosphäre 1; Punkte; Expansion; Für Ulrich; Pulsation; Testlauf; Soloresonanzen; [Untitled]
Artists: Ursula Bogner

Liner Note Author: Jan Jelinek.

Illustrator: Ursula Bogner.

One can take the release of Ursula Bogner's recordings via Jan Jelinek's label Fatiche one of two ways -- either at total face...continue...
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Keiji Haino/Oren Ambarchi/Jim O'Rourke: Only Wanting to Melt Beautifully Away Is It a Lack of Contentment That Stirs Affection for Those Things Said to Be as of Yet Unseen [Digipak] *
Keiji Haino/Oren Ambarchi/Jim O'Rourke: Only Wanting to Melt Beautifully Away Is It a Lack of Contentment That Stirs Affection for Those Things Said to Be as of Yet Unseen [Digipak] *

1 CD / Black Truffle Records / 2014-06-10

Tracks: Only Wanting To Melt Beautifully Away is It a Lack of Contentment That Stirs Affection For Those Things Said To Be As of Yet Unseen
Artists: Keiji Haino/Oren Ambarchi/Jim O'Rourke

Personnel: Keiji Haino (vocals, kantele, wooden flute, synthesizer, drum machine, tambourine); Oren Ambarchi (drums, percussion); Jim O'Rourke (acoustic 12-string guitar).

Audio Mixers: Joe Tal...continue...
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BAKT 11
Dennis Russell Davies (Piano/Conductor): Philip Glass: Symphony No. 1
Dennis Russell Davies (Piano/Conductor): Philip Glass: Symphony No. 1 "Low" *

1 CD / Orange Mountain Music (USA) / 2014-06-10

Tracks: Symphony No. 1 "Low": Movement 1. Subterraneans; Symphony No. 1 "Low": Movement 2. Some Are; Symphony No. 1 "Low": Movement 3. Warszawa
Artists: Dennis Russell Davies (Piano/Conductor)

Orange Mountain Music presents a new recording by the Basel Sinfonieorchester of Philip Glass's Symphony No.1, subtitled Low, a work based on the music of...continue...
Liner Note Author: Richard Guerin.

Recording information: Musiksaal Stadtcasino Basel (01/11/2012/01/12/2012).

Director: Franziskus Theurillat.

It might be a surprise that the mus...continue...
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OMM 0095
Jon Hassell (Trumpet): City: Works of Fiction [Box]
Jon Hassell (Trumpet): City: Works of Fiction [Box]

1 CD / All Saints / 2014-06-03

Tracks: Voiceprint (Blind From The Facts); Pagan; Mombasa; Tikal; In The City Of Red Dust; Rain; Ba-Ya D; Warriors; Out Of Adedara; Ituri - (live); Alchemistry - (live); Adedara Rising - (live); Mashujaa - (...
Artists: Jon Hassell (Trumpet)

Personnel includes: Jon Hassell (trumpet, keyboards); Gregg Arreguin (guitar); Jeff Rona (synthesizer); Daniel Schawrtz (bass); Adam Rudolph (percussion).

Personnel: Jon Hassell (trumpet, keybo...continue...
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ASNS 8
Taylor McFerrin: Early Riser [Digipak] *
Taylor McFerrin: Early Riser [Digipak] *

1 CD / Brainfeeder / 2014-06-03

Tracks: Postpartum; Degrees of Light; Antidote, The; Florasia; 4 A.M.; Stepps; Already There - (featuring Robert Glasper); Decisions; Blind Aesthetics; Place in My Heart; Invisible/Visible - (featuring C...
Artists: Taylor McFerrin

Photographer: Simon Benjamin.

Taylor McFerrin's music career dates back to 1982, when the then youngster appeared in the background of "Jubilee," a highlight on his father Bobby's debut album. ...continue...
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BREE 45
 
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