Emanem e Psi Eis que chegam boas novas do lado da Emanem e Psi:
Emanem 4108 - MASASHI HARADA CONDANCTION ENSEMBLE ‘Enterprising Mass of Cilia’ (2001) Following the critical success of Enter the Continent EMANEM 4041, Harada dance-conducts a somewhat larger group of (mainly) Boston-based musicians: GREG KELLEY (trumpet), BHOB RAINEY (soprano saxophone), ALETA COLE (violin), FREDERIC VIGER (viola), GLYNIS LOMON (cello), VIC RAWLINGS (cello & electronics), MIKE BULLOCK (double bass), JONATHAN VINCENT (accordion), JAMES COLEMAN (theremin) & TATSUYA NAKATANI (percussion). 66 minutes.
Emanem 4109 - FRED LONBERG-HOLM ‘Dialogs’ (2002) For his second solo CD, the Chicago-based musician adds small speakers, test amps, piezos and motors to his cello to make some remarkable improvised music. As Michael Zerang says in his notes: ‘This is a solo recording, yet I hear an entire ensemble.’ 55 minutes.
Emanem 4213 - MILO FINE ‘Ikebana (London Encounters)’ (2003) 2-CD setHighlights from improvisation sessions featuring multi-instrumentalist FINE (clarinets/drums/piano) during his extended visit to London. CD-A contains an octet with ANGHARAD DAVIES & PHILIPP WACHSMANN (violins), SIMON H FELL, MARCIO MATTOS & TONY WREN (basses), MATT HUTCHINSON (synthesizer) & MARJ McDAID (voice); duos with ALEX WARD (clarinet); and a trio with PAUL SHEARSMITH (trumpet) & GAIL BRAND (trombone). CD-B contains the final concert of the visit with PHILIPP WACHSMANN (violin), CHARLOTTE HUG (viola), MARCIO MATTOS (cello), TONY WREN (bass) & HUGH DAVIES (invented instruments). 157 minutes.
E, a partir de 25 de Outubro:
Psi 04.08 – JOEL RYAN ‘Or Air’ The wizard of STEIM studios in Amsterdam applies his digital mastery to create amazing variations on the music of Evan Parker. 65 minutes.
Psi 04.09 – FURT ‘Dead or Alive’ Richard Barrett and Paul Obermayer have been described as the Albert Ammons and Meade Lux Lewis of sampling keyboards. These recent studio and concert recordings find them making a giant stride in live electronic music. 70 minutes.Psi
04.10 – STEN SANDELL and DAVID STACKENÄS with PARKER/GUY/LYTTON ‘Gubbröra’ Recorded in concert at Freedom of the City 2004, this presents pianist Sten Sandell and guitarist David Stackenäs - two of the key players in the Swedish free scene – solo, in duo and in quintet with the Old Team. 71 minutes.
Chronoscope CPE2002-2 - EVAN PARKER – ‘Saxophone Solos’ Soprano saxophone solos recorded in 1975 in London and Berlin.
Reissue of Incus LP 19 plus. 79 minutes
Chronoscope CPE2004-2 - EVAN PARKER – ‘Monoceros’
Soprano saxophone solos recorded in 1978 in Monmouth.
Reissue of Incus LP 27. 40 minutes