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at42     ///grape skin

Michel Doneda, Jonas Kocher & Christoph Schiller

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“Another winner from Another Timbre, well worth searching out.”    Michael Rosenstein

at41   Choices

Lucio Capece  &  Birgit Ulher  

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“A highly vibrant release, bursting with energy.”     Frans de Waard

at40  Horsky Park

Tiziana Bertoncini  & Thomas Lehn  

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“Really great stuff, my favourite improvised album of this year so far.”   Richard Pinnell

at39  Spiral Inputs

Sophie Agnel, Bertrand Gauguet & Andrea Neumann

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“Dreamy, captivating and bewitching.”   Julien Heraud

at-b08   A Pauper’s Guide to John Cage

Anett Németh


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“Beautiful, resonant, mysterious work.”  Michael Pisaro

at46  No Islands  -  Two improvisations + John Cage’s ‘Four 6’

Stephen Cornford, Patrick Farmer, Sarah Hughes & Kostis Kilymis  

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“Delicious and perverse richness.”  David Grundy

at45  Droplets      

Dominic Lash, Patrick Farmer & Sarah Hughes

Improvisation & realisations of pieces by Taylan Susam & Eva-Maria Houben

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“So, so very good indeed.”  Richard Pinnell

at44  divsions that could be autonomous but that comprise the whole

James Saunders

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“Saunders discovers a stark beauty.” Dominic Lash

at43  Caisson

by Tierce (Jez riley French, Daniel Jones & Ivan Palackŷ)

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“Exquisite indeed”  David Grundy

at38   dying sun

by Looper  (Martin Küchen, Nikos Veliotis & Ingar Zach)

(co-release with Cathnor label)

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“The music opens up through active listening and silently electrifies”   Arild Andersen

at37  Fields have Ears

Michael Pisaro  

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“A stunning piece of work, a great release”     Brian Olewnick

at36  Wunderkammern

David Toop, Rhodri Davies & Lee Patterson

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“A fascinating approach to improvisation, dense with meaning and textures”   Stuart Broomer

at35  Arena Ladridos

Chris Cogburn, Bonnie Jones & Bhob Rainey


“Arena Ladridos is an aesthetic delight.”,  Matthew Horne

at34  John Cage  -  Four4

Simon Allen, Chris Burn, Lee Patterson, Mark Wastell

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“I found myself absolutely absorbed throughout - a wonderful recording.”    Brian Olewnick

at33     Pie ‘n’ Mash

Mathias Forge & Olivier Toulemonde

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“A fine blend of electroacoustic music and improvisation.” Frans de Waard

at32    Giles U.

Carl Ludwig Hübsch & Christoph Schiller  

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“Subtle music that is both sympathetic and beautiful.”  John Eyles

at31    A.D.

Angharad Davies & Axel Dörner  

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“retains the atmosphere of surprise, of magic ,that great improvisation is capable of providing”    David Grundy

at30    Nella Basilica

Roberto Fabbriciani & Robin Hayward  

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“Just great music.”   Richard Pinnell, The Watchful Ear

at29    Martin Küchen, Keith Rowe, Seymour Wright

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“As if under the effect of a spell, a captivating musical discourse emerges from the chaos.”  

                                                                           Jean-Claude Gevrey, scala tympani  

at28  Corgroc  

by Ap’strophe   (Ferran Fages & Dimitra Lazaridou-Chatzigoga)

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“One of the most important releases in a long time in all categories of music.”   Thomas Millroth, Sound of Music

at27  Duet  

Martine Altenburger & John Russell  


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“One gets the sense of two old friends engaged in a relaxed dialogue

....a particularly welcome release.”      Michael Rosenstein, Paris Transatlantic  

at26  Crepuscular Rays

Toshimaru Nakamura & Håvard Volden  

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“A great flow and fine interaction....excellent.”  Frans de Waard, Vital Weekly

Out of catalogue  Fragment of the cadastre

Rhodri Davies, Michel Doneda, Louisa Martin, Phil Minton & Lee Patterson

“Wonderful music.”  Richard Pinnell, The Watchful Ear

at25       Heartland

Magda Mayas  

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“A breathtaking work, excellently and expertly played.”   Frans de Waard, Vital Weekly

at24    The Middle Distance

Chris Burn, Simon H Fell & Philip Thomas

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“A truly outstanding album”  Dan Warburton, Paris Transatlantic

at-b07     Turned moment, weighting

Stephen Cornford & Samuel Rodgers


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“Beautiful work, that maintains an extraordinary concentration.”     Stuart Broomer, Point of Departure

at23    and we disappear   

by The Sealed Knot (Burkhard Beins, Rhodri Davies & Mark Wastell)

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“A stunning recording.”   Brian Olewnick, Just Outside

at22    Empty Matter

Lucio Capece & Lee Patterson  

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“Spellbinding improvisers with a telling economy of gesture and discourse.”  Jean Dezart, Le Son du Grisli

at21    The Cat from Cat Hill  

by Loris (Patrick Farmer, Sarah Hughes & Daniel Jones)

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“With The Cat from Cat Hill Another Timbre delivers yet another gem.”       Michael Rosenstein, Paris Transatlantic

at20    Arethusa

Wade Matthews & Stéphane Rives    

“Great meditative improvised music.”  Frans de Waard, Vital Weekly

at-b06   Scrub

Léo Dumont & Matt Milton


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“The two build a tensile energy broken by carefully placed pools of stasis.”  Michael Rosenstein, Paris Transatlantic

at-b05   Meshes

Mathias Forge, Phil Julian & David Papapostolou


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“Every nuanced scratch, popped string, and overtone is placed against  percussive attack.”  

                                                          Michael Rosenstein, Paris Transatlantic

at-b04  Control and its Opposites

Jamie Coleman, Grundik Kasyansky & Seymour Wright


Control and Its Opposites is as good as it gets.”   Richard Pinnell, The Watchful Ear

at-b03   Loiter Volcano

Paul Abbott, Léo Dumont & Ute Kanngiesser


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“An impeccable, commanding vocabulary”         Dave Madden, Squid’s Ear  


at19   Midhopestones

Rhodri Davies, Michel Doneda, Louisa Martin, Phil Minton & Lee Patterson

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 “Another gem from the label.”   Guillaume Tarche, Le Son du Grisli  

at18    Decentred  -  improvisations + scores by John Cage and Michael Pisaro

Tom Chant, Angharad Davies, Benedict Drew & John Edwards


“This is a gorgeous disc...There is a sense of discovery throughout. “    Marc Medwin, ParisTransatlantic


at-b02   Dark Architecture

Max Eastley & Rhodri Davies





“A truly remarkable document of an extraordinary occasion.”    John Eyles, All About Jazz

at17   Lúnula

By Octante (Ruth Barberán, Alfredo Costa Monteiro, Ferran Fages & Margarida Garcia)

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“The music on this record is magnificent.”   Thomas Millroth, Sound of Music

at16   Electricals

By EKG  (Kyle Bruckmann & Ernst Karel)

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“An inexplicably excellent work.”    Massimo Ricci  Temporary Fault

at15   Kravis Rhonn Project

Annette Kreba & Rhodri Davies

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“The most essential lesson this side of silence.”       Massimo Ricci, Temporary Fault

at14   Two

By TOOT (Axel Dörner, Thomas Lehn & Phil Minton)

 “One of the most musically satisfying improv releases of the year,”  Dan Warburton,  Paris Transatlantic

at-b01    Centre of Mass

Alfredo Costa Monteiro

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Centre of Mass  is quite wonderful.”    Keith Moliné  The Wire

at13     Blasen

Sebastian Lexer & Seymour Wright


Blasen is as mature and spacious as vintage AMM.”   Dan Warburton, The Wire

at12    Dun

Matt Davis , Matt Milton & Bechir Saade

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“Really enjoyable, intelligent music.”   Brian Olewnick, Just Outside

at-r01   Performances 1969 - 1977

Hugh Davies

another timbre archive series CDR

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“A dazzling array of sounds from the most unpromising of sources....Essential.”    John Eyles, All About Jazz

at11   For Hugh Davies

Hugh Davies  + Adam Bohman, Lee Patterson & Mark Wastell

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“Totally fantastic....each piece is something of a gem.”    Brian Olewnick,  Just Outside

at10      Lost Daylight  

Compositions by Terry Jennings and John Cage

Played by John Tilbury & Sebastian Lexer    

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“Equally beautiful, challenging and stunning.”  Richard Pinnell, The Watchful Ear

at09 las piedras

Esteban Algora, Alessandra Rombolá & Ingar Zach

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“Not only perfectly executed but delicate by its very nature.”  Tom Sekowski, Gaz-eta

at08  An Account of my Hut

Clive Bell & Bechir Saade

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“A music which seeks out and excites a pure and extremely fragile beauty.”   Alfio Castorina, Kathodik    

at07    Obdo

Frédéric Blondy  & Thomas Lehn

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“It’s in the quiet, contemplative moments that the radical beauty of Obdo  is found.”   

Tom Sekowski, Gaz-eta

at06   A Life Saved by a Spider and Two Doves

Max Eastley, Graham Halliwell, Evan Parker, Mark Wastell

“One of the most beautiful sound landscapes of the year.   Majestic.                    Guillaume Tarche, Improjazz

AD  Axel Dorner  Angharad Davies turned moment corgroc and we disappear the sealed knot grape skin john cage Four4  empty matter  lucio capece lee patterson droplets dominic lash patrick farmer sarah hughes spiral inputs dying sun ingar zach nikos veliotis martin kuchen michael pisaro fields have ears philip thomas magda mayas  heartland pie 'n' mash   Mathias Forge  Olivier Toulemonde choices the cat from cat hill patrick farmer  sarah hughes  daniel jones crepuscular rays james saunders - divisions.... duet martine altenburger john russell kuchen rowe wright Giles U   Christoph Schiller   Carl Ludwig Hubsch fragment of the cadastre tierce - caisson anett nemeth a opauper's guide to john cage no islands  - stepehn cornford, patrick farmer, sarah hughes, kostis kilymis the middle distance  chris burn simon fell  philipthomas arena ladridos chris cogburn bhob rainey bonnie jones wunderkammern  david toop lee patterson rhodri davies nella basilica  roberto fabbriciani & robin hayward horsky park

at05     endspace

Angharad Davies  & Tisha Mukarji

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“endspace is quite stunningly gorgeous.”   Richard Pinnell, Bagatellen

at04     Hum

Rhodri Davies, Matt Davis, Samantha Rebello & Bechir Saade

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“A strange kind of beauty moves within hum....”   Alfio Castorina - Kathodik

at03   Music for Shakuhachi

By Frank Denyer

played by Yoshikazu Iwamoto

“The rare beauty of these pieces means that this disc is truly significant.  It is like no other.”  

                                        Boris Wlassoff , Revues et Corrigees

at02     Tasting

Sophie Agnel  & Phil Minton    

“A stranger, more delicate and astonishing music can hardly have been made.”   

                                           Rigobert Dittmann, Bad Alchemy

at01     Tempestuous   

By The Contest of Pleasures  (John Butcher, Xavier Charles & Axel Dörner)

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“Music of extraordinary lunar beauty”   Nate Dorward -  Coda   

arethusa wade matthews stephane rives meshes  phil julian mathias forge david papapostolou scrub  matt milton leo dumont control and its opposites  jamie coleman seymour wright grundik kasyansky loiter volcano  ute kanngiesser paul abbott leo dumont midhopestones decentred lunula octante kravis rhonn project blasen - sebastian lexer & seymour wright dun centre of mass - alfredo costa monteiro 'for hugh davies' - hugh davies + adam bohman / lee patterson / mark wastell electricals EKG an account of my hut bechir saade clive bell frank denyer - music for shakuhachi contest of pleasures hum - rhodri davies, matt davis, samantha rebello & bechir saade endspace - angharad davies & tisha mukarji obdo - frederic blondy & thomas lehn toot two: axel dorner thomas lehn phil minton hugh davies performances dark architecture lost daylight john tilbury sebastian lexer terry jennings john cage de las piedras - esteban algora, alessandra rombola & ingar zach a life saved  evan parker max eastley mark wastell graham halliwell sophie agnel phil minton

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