France Musique — l’Experimentale

Music selections for Radio France’s l’Experimentale programme with François Bonnet.

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Ornette Coleman “Lonely woman” – Atlantic Records
Ellen Fullman “Work for 4” – Experimental Intermedia Foundation
Ellen Arkbro “For Organ And Brass” – Subtext
Laurence Crane “Riis” – Another Timbre
Tony Conrad “May” – Table Of The Elements
Gastr Del Sol “The Japanese Room at La Pagode” – Table Of The Elements
Chad: Music From Tibesti “Song of young girls, himmi” – Le Chant du Monde
Fadimoutou Wallet Inamoud “Yalalela” – Sahel Sounds & Mississippi Records
John Chantler “Beginning Again” – Room40

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This is a recording of the ten minute piece kindly commissioned by Alan F Jones for the Organ for the Senses festival held annually at the Spreckels Pavilion in San Diego using their open air organ. The music was performed by Justin Murphy-Mancini and recorded by Alan Jones. This audio is from a rehearsal performance a few days before the public premiere on 27 May 2017.

Chantler/Noble/Wright Trio in Stockholm

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The trio with Steve Noble (drums) and Seymour Wright (alto saxophone) will be doing a short residency in Stockholm in mid-january including this concert as part of FRIM’s series at Fylkingen.  We’ll then head to Norway for concerts in Oslo and Trondheim before coming back to Stockholm for two day’s recording at Atlantis Studion.

This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body

Trio Concerts:

18 January 2018 — Fylkingen, Stockholm, SE
21 January 2018 — Kafe Haerverk, Oslo, NO
22 January 2018 — Dokkhuset, Trondheim, NO
16 March 2018 — Alice, Copenhagen, DK
17 March 2018 — Sowieso, Berlin, DE
22 March 2018 — Cafe OTO, London, UK
26 April 2018 — Landmark/Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, NO
4 May 2018 — Showroom of Contemporary Sound, Zagreb, HR

Front and Above — Trio with Steve Noble and Seymour Wright

John Chantler / Steve Noble / Seymour Wright — Front and Above

John Chantler — synthesizer
Steve Noble — drums
SeymourWright — alto saxophone

This recording shares music from the first time public concert of a new trio formed by John Chantler — best known for his solo synthesizer recordings and work with pipe organs — and two of the most instantly recognisable voices in the scene loosely associated with London’s Cafe OTO — drummer Steve Noble and saxophonist SeymourWright.

Recorded 7 May 2017 at Cafe OTO by Shaun Crook. Mix/edit by John Chantler. Mastered by Stephan Mathieu.

CD comes in Old-Style,Tip-on Jacket.
Cat # 1703—2 / 1703 Skivbolaget.

Release date: 30 October 2017  pre-order now