Daily Archives: November 14, 2012

Three-Day John Cage Festival at Northwestern University

From Northwestern University News: A three-day festival celebrating American composer, artist and author John Cage — one of the leading figures of the post-war avant-garde — will take place on Northwestern University’s Evanston campus from Nov. 15 to 17. Festival … Continue reading

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AMN Reviews: Bear, Bertucci Duo – Controlled Burn

Bear, Bertucci Duo: Controlled Burn [Peira pm12] The conjunction of two low-pitched wind instruments is almost guaranteed to produce a saturnine sound world. This is predominantly the case with Controlled Burn, a recording of eight structured improvisations by the duo … Continue reading

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Newsbits: Respect Sextet / Magen & Tester / Karl Evangelista / Strung Out Trio in Germany / Guy Klucevsek

The Respect Sextet will play a CD release show for their new offering “Respect in Yule,” on Friday, Dec. 22, at Joe’s Pub in New York. Melbourne’s Avantwhatever Presents… The Birds & The Bees by Anthony Magen & Christina Tester. … Continue reading

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Burning Ambulance Articles

As usual, Burning Ambulance has a bunch of interesting articles including: A review of John Butcher’s Bell Trove Spools (Northern Spy) as well as John Butcher & Matthew Shipp‘s At Oto (Fataka) An interview with Rez Abbasi A video of … Continue reading

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Open Ears Music Shows

From New Orleans’ Open Ears Music: Dave Rempis – Audio Archive – 02 Oct 12 Dave Rempis (alto sax) & Jeff Albert (trombone) Dave Rempis (alto sax), Dan Oestreicher (saxes), Jesse Morrow (bass), & Dave Cappello (drums) Trolsen, Benetti & … Continue reading

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Free Jazz Blog Reviews

From Free Jazz: Ross Hammond – Revival Trio (self released, 2012) ***½ Oren Ambarchi – Raga Ooty/Nilgiri Plateau (Bo’Weavil Recordings, 2012) ***½ Coat Cooke – Conversations w/ Joe Poole (Now Orchestra, 2012) **** Coat Cooke – High Wire w/ Ranier … Continue reading

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Touching Extremes Reviews

From Touching Extremes: REINHOLD FRIEDL – Eight Equidistant Pure Wave Oscillators, While Slipping Very Slowly To A Unison, Textually Spatialised On Eight Speakers, Concret, 60 Minutes EMO ALBINO – Lady Lord

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