A seminal session that forever put the British improvisational scene on the map – a great little record that features guitar by Bailey, soprano sax by Evan Parker, electronics by Hugh Davies, and work by Jamie Muir and Christine Jeffrey. Tracks are longish, and relatively free – and ... (Jazz, Out Sound)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A quartet of works composed by Gavin Bryars – some of them a lot more jazz-based than some of his other work for ECM! There's a warmth and thoughtfulness here that comes through right away – sensitive sounds that still share some of the modernist tones with Bryars' more adventurous ... read moreCD
A really great record from David Byrne – songs and spoken bits that were originally designed to be used in Robert Wilson's Civil Wars – but which work great on their own! Byrne is completely charming in the spoken bits – with a sense of dry wit mixed with humanism, not that ... (Rock, Out Sound)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Perfomed by Margaret Leng Tan, The American Composers Orchestra, and conducted by Dennis Russell Davies. CD
(Inlcudes original slipcase.)
Levon Eskenian/Gurdjieff Ensemble —
Komitas ... CD ECM (Germany), 2015. New Copy ...
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A wonderful project from the Gurdjieff Ensemble – a group who initially formed to play the music of the composer of the same name, but who here take on the compositions of Komitas – an Armenian scholar from the same generation, and one whose sounds have an even more other-worldly vibe! ... (Global Grooves, Out Sound)read moreCD
Meredith Monk —
Dolmen Music ... LP ECM (Germany), 1981. Used Gatefold ...
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One of the better Meredith Monk albums for ECM, and a beautiful spare record of voice and tuned percussion. Meredith makes music like nobody else we can describe – but we can definitely describe this one as beautiful and haunting! Includes "Gotham Lullaby", "Travelling", ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing. Cover has a sticker spot.)
Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble —
Moment's Energy ... CD ECM (Germany), 2009. Used ...
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Electro acoustic exploration from the great Evan Parker – joined by a pretty large ensemble of players and sonic electronics explorers – given a master's depth and a visionary spirit that's not so easy to find when done by younger, less experienced experimental artists! Tenor sax ... (Jazz, Out Sound)read moreCD
A groundbreaking set of modal minimal tracks that stands as one of Reich's most popular and accessable works. The music is extremely subtle, and features 18 musicians playing a variety of violins, cellos, clarinets, pianos, marimbas, and vibes – all in short cyclic passages that move in and ... read moreCD
A groundbreaking set of modal minimal tracks that stands as one of Reich's most popular and accessable works. The music is extremely subtle, and features 18 musicians playing a variety of violins, cellos, clarinets, pianos, marimbas, and vibes – all in short cyclic passages that move in and ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album