Dot Time Records and Mosaic Records, in partnership for the first time, are thrilled to announce the release of Lennie Tristano Personal Recordings 1946 – 1970. This 6-CD set chronicles over twenty years of stunning creative output from jazz luminary Lennie Tristano offering listeners the most comprehensive portrait of Tristano’s musical genius available.
Great artist’s selections, from Classical & Modern Jazz, to Avant-Garde and Free Jazz, at unbeatable prices, and more to come! Limited time offer, don’t miss it!
The long-awaited first recording by John Zorn’s newest and most exciting ensemble, the New Masada Quartet. Performing eight classic compositions from the Masada songbooks, NMQ is a tight unit of like-minded virtuosi and one of the best groups Zorn has ever had.
John Coltrane "Live" at the Village Vanguard (Impulse! AS-10), was Trane's first official "live" album. Coltrane is joined here on two tunes by the wonderful Eric Dolphy on bass clarinet, veteran sidemen McCoy Tyner on piano, Elvin Jones on drums, and Jimmy Garrison & Reggie Workman alternating on bass (both play together on "India,").
Each year on October 9th, Abdullah Ibrahim performs a solo piano concert at the Hirzinger Hall in Germany in order to celebrate his birthday. Due to lockdown restrictions, this birthday concert was replaced with the opportunity to record a solo piano performance. The recording crew was sparse, the audience non-existent, yet Ibrahim’s communion with the piano remains warm and timeless.
Salute to the Sun: Live at Hallé St Peter’s documents a very special concert recorded at the iconic Manchester venue during lockdown for a concert recording in aid of the charity Mind, that was streamed on January 21st, 2021 to a global audience in the thousands. The concert was also recorded for posterity and now takes life on this beautiful double 180 gram LP, 3 Sided, for maximum fidelity. Check it out!
Matthew Halsall is a trumpeter whose unflashy, soulful playing radiates a thoughtful beauty and a composer and band-leader who has created his own rich sound world. A sound that draws on the heritage of British jazz, the spiritual jazz of Alice Coltrane and Pharoah Sanders, as well as world music and electronica influences, and even modern art and architecture, to create something uniquely his own. A music that is rooted in Northern England but draws on global inspirations. He is also a DJ and record producer and is the owner of and head of A&R for Gondwana Records.
Dialogo / Space Echo Records is a new music label exploring different music fields from Afro-Funk to Electronic from dub to Jazz with the intent to create a unique music blend. Dialogo reprints archive music on physical formats. Founded in Milan, and related to great Schema imprint, the label focuses on library music, avant-garde rarities, soundtracks, improvised pieces and jazz works from the Italian musical and sound heritage and beyond.
In one of the major John Coltrane discoveries of recent years a long lost second live performance of his masterwork, A Love Supreme, has surfaced and now is released by Impulse!. This performance runs considerably longer than the original A Love Supreme and captures a historic moment as the newly refigured sextet launch into the suite with power and spirit.