A 50th anniversary tribute to one of the most important groups on the European avant scene in the 70s – one of the first large improvising ensembles, led by pianist Alexander Von Schlippenbach – who's still very firmly at the helm in this recent recording! In fact, the orchestra is ... (Jazz) read moreCD
Barry Guy & The London Jazz Composer's Orchestra —
Portraits ... CD Intakt (Germany), 1993. Used 2 CDs ...
London Jazz Composers Orchestra —
Zurich Concerts ... CD Intakt (Switzerland), 1987. Used 2 CDs ...
Temporarily Out Of Stock
2 CD set of live performances in Zurich by Barry Guy's incredible London Jazz Composers Orchestra – a supergroup of avant garde jazz players that includes Paul Lytton, Tony Oxley, Dave Holland, Radu Malfatti, Barre Phillips, Paul Rutherford, and Phill Wachsmann. The first CD features the ... (Jazz) read moreCD
(Out of print.)
Angelika Niescier with Tyshawn Sorey & Christopher —
Berlin Concert ... CD Intakt (Switzerland), 2018. New Copy ...
A nicely intense trio performance – featuring Angelika Niescier on tenor, working alongside the tight drums of Tyshawn Sorey and the nicely-shaped bass work of Christopher Tordini! The trio explore familiar territory here, but with lots of fresh flavors of their own – and the boldness ... (Jazz) read moreCD
Pianist Aruan Ortiz really blows us away here – working on three long tracks that show a completely unique approach to the piano, but one that's as melodically pleasing as it is experimental! The trio features the great Chad Taylor on drums, and also on a bit of mbira – and Ortiz ... (Jazz) read moreCD
Great work from a really well-matched trio of players – a group who remind us yet again that age has no limits in the world of improvised music! In fact, it may well be the maturity of these musicians that makes the whole thing work so well – as the balance between individual identity ... (Jazz) read moreCD
Gunter Baby Sommer —
Baby's Party ... CD Intakt (Switzerland), New Copy ...
About August 10, 2018 (delayed)
Trio 3 (Oliver Lake/Reggie Workman/Andrew Cyrille) —
Visiting Texture ... CD Intakt (Switzerland), New Copy ...
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We really love the Trio 3 – as it seems to allow each of the individual members just the right sort of personal space to open up and unfold – reminding us again what important contributions they've made to jazz over the decades! Saxophonist Oliver Lake is especially strong – open ... (Jazz) read moreCD