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Free Improvisation Anyone?

Discussion in 'music' started by effinity, Jan 20, 2008.

  1. effinity

    effinity ya memba

  2. dave charlton

    dave charlton cubist

    Rare and Racy on Devonshire Street in Sheffield used to be a great shop for all things jazz and beyond. Magazines (Coda, Wire) CD's (Tzadik, FMP, Incus) second hand books of all description (Philosophy, Politics, Literature, Classics). Walking in on a Saturday they could be playing anything from B.B. King to Sun Ra. Great local improv scene too. Tenor saxophnist and bassoonist Mick Beck is the real thing. I remember a great gig with Pat Thomas on electronics and Paul Hession on drums (at the Grapes, another amazing Sheffield institution) kind of like a free blowing Blue Note organ session, with little instruments and all. Sadly, last time I heard R&R were in trouble.

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