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Radio ›› Wednesday, October 1, 2014
terres (2012), 4m29s [excerpt]
Track 2 from Allochtone
CD: Tour de bras (2014) TDB 9010

Blog ›› Wednesday, October 1, 2014

  • September 26, 2014 ›› New Releases
  • Until Oct 5: 15% Off for the 10th Anniversary of Cordâme

    Cordâme is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a series of concerts around Québec. For this occasion (and for a one month only) actuellecd.com offers a 15% rebate on all of their discs: Cordâme, Migration, Lieux imaginés, and Rêve éveillé.

    September 5, 2014 ›› New Releases
  • Current & Upcoming Events

    • Send + Receive 16 (Oct 1 to 4)
    • L’OFF Festival de Jazz de Montréal 2014 (Oct 3 to 12)
    • Sonorités 2014 (Oct 7 to 11)
    • Unsound Krakow 2014 (Oct 12 to 19)
    • Festival de Jazz de Québec (Oct 13 to Nov 2)
    October 1, 2014 ›› Live Events
  • 6 improvisations in The Squid’s Ear

    “The digital testimony of a trio composed of proven collaborators in several related projects, 6 Improvisations shelters the uncontaminated traits of a collective vibrancy which seems to entirely discard overt references. Interactional assurance and an impulsive will of attempting solutions beyond the safety net of inherited jargons and foreseeable choices transpire across 55 minutes. Two of the six tracks are…”

    September 26, 2014 ›› Press
  • Holy Seven in Monsieur Délire

    “Tilting is the jazz quartet of Montréal bassist Nicolas Caloia. This album was recorded in April 2013, and it just came out on the Ontarian label Barnyard. We have Caloia, Jean Derome, Guillaume Dostaler, and Isaiah Ceccarelli, plus Lori Freedoman and Yves Charuet appearing on one track each. Very jazzy though not typecasted, living music, with some mighty fine sideway…”

    September 16, 2014 ›› Press
  • Feldspar in Le son du grisli

    “Souffle sablé et phrasé jazz, grain filou: voici Matana Roberts. Cordes insistantes, denrées métalliques et traits rigides: voici Sam Shalabi. Walking bass empoisonnée, archet droit et poison rythmique: voici Nicolas Caloia. On pourra s’étonner des excès atmosphériques du trio. On regrettera cette interaction déjouée, ce calme jamais vraiment rompu. On questionnera ce jazz incongru, cette distorsion des matières. On s’étonnera…”

    September 11, 2014 ›› Press