The Russian pianist Kuryokhin, was one of the most astoundingly gifted and original players to have ever played jazz, who died a tragically premature death in 1..(read more)
With his second release for Leo Records, Frank Gratkowski forms a synthesis of composition and improvisation in which all the instruments/players contribute equ..(read more)
Third CD by this highly original trio (3 saxes, voice & electronics). Their compositions are understated, elegantly constructed nightmares.
This is the sphere of free jazz improvisation, but Gratkowski and his cohorts have the time and setting to create a new sonic environment. They go from whispers..(read more)
From the review by Thom Jurek: The M.O. for these recordings is in the title: Dada! Yes, that crazy little art-of-life movement that started before the dawn of ..(read more)