Avant (Bonus Tracks) CD (2011)

Artist: H. Phillips

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Label HUX Records/ka
SKU 63973949
UPC 682970000633
UPC 14 00682970000633
Format CD
Release Date 2/21/2011
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Author H. Phillips
Compilation Appearance Trad Dads Dirty Boppers And Free Fusi
Associated Artist/Work The Wrong Object
Technical Info
Engineer Stefano Amerio
CatalogID HUX 063
Lable Name Hux Records (Label)
Released 03/28/2005
Original Release 2005
Number of Discs 1
SPARE Code n/a
Length 57m : 4s
Mono/Stereo Stereo
Studio/Live Live
UPC 00682970000633
Album Notes and Credits
Personnel: Elton Dean (alto saxophone); Elton Dean; Sophia Domancich (piano).
Recording information: Gorizia (04/13/2004).
Authors: Elton Dean; Sophia Domancich.
Photographer: Jacky Lepage.
Saxophonist Elton Dean and pianist Sophia Domancich have played together on and off in the Soft Machine -- with Hugh Hopper and Simon Goubert -- and in various lineups of Pip Pyle's Equipe Out. Avant, recorded from a live performance in Gorzia in 2004, marks the first time they have played as a duo, however. Over four extended pieces, this pair delve deep into the notion of close listening. In "No Fuss," they engage in intricate contrapuntal improvisation where one phrase comes out of another, moving ever more deeply into the sonic labyrinth. On "No Bother," Domancich reaches as much inside the piano as on to its keys to provide open drones, elongated melody lines, and percussive bursts for Dean's saxophone to cascade around and through. On the opener, "Avant-Apres," the pair establish a language from skeletal compositional frames and use space, tension, and dynamic to create a passageway in this beautiful, lyrical, and provocative recording; one where intuition, skill, and near-symbiotic thought processes are given voice in front of a delighted live audience. ~ Thom Jurek
Professional Reviews
The Wire (p.70) - "[The] coming together of temperaments and aptitudes, which makes for genuine compatibility and sends out sparks between improvising musicians, is plentifully in evidence on AVANT."
Disc 1
1 Avant-Apr?s (A Jozefa)
2 No Fuss
3 No Bother
4 Portes-En-R?, Les
Product Attributes
Artist Phillips,H.,Ph.d.
Label Hux Records
Music Format Compact Disc
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