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Konvoj Ensemble: Colors Of:

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The Konvoj Ensemble is a Pan-European quintet based in Malmö, Sweden, and run by Swedish saxophonist Ola Paulson. This quintet is comprised of experienced free improvisers--Danish saxophonist Lotte Anker and lap-top player Jakob Riis, Lithuanian saxophonist Liudas Mockūnas, and Swedish drummer Anders Uddeskog, augmented for its debut recording by British sax legend Evan Parker and Swedish pianist Sten Sandell. The live recording from September 2013 in Malmö feature a 52-composition, “Colors Of:," constructed with a series of ...