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Akira Sakata & Giovanni Di Domenico: Iruman

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Surprisingly, Iruman is saxophonist Akira Sakata's first piano duo recording in his forty-plus year career. The question this disc raises is not why did it take him so long to record in this format, but could another duo performance eclipse this one?

Sakata has been flag bearer of the Japanese free jazz movement since ...

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Agusti Fernandez: El Laberint de la Memoria

Read "El Laberint de la Memoria" reviewed by Mark Corroto

An improviser's take on 20th century Spanish classical music might seem like odd subject matter for a worldclass free jazz pianist like Agustí Fernández, but El Laberint de la Memòria ("The Labyrinth of Memory") testifies to the artist's imagination and facility.

In addition to being a member of several of Evan Parker's ensembles, recent ...