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ALGA MARGHEN

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Groundbreaking Italian label, founded in 1996 by Emanuele Carcano and specialised in sound poetry, artists' records, 20th century composition and outsider music. The huge catalogue includes releases by Hermann Nitsch, Charlemagne Palestine, Ghedalia Tazartes, Eliane Radigue, Philip Corner, Walter Marchetti and many others.

 
"This book and CD, issued in collaboration with the Museum Reina Sofia in Madrid within the context of Carrion large retrospective, is focused on Ulises Carrión's personal and groundbreaking approach managing to illustrate all aspects of his artistic and intellectual ...
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PLANA-K24VOCSON095 | ALGA MARGHEN

"These previously unissued recordings from the Porn Art Movement (1980-1982) include five performances recorded live on Ipanema Beach in 1982, as well as a selection of previously unheard studio recordings of Eduardo Kac yell-poems. Kac fused existing coarse and curse ...
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PLANA-K27VOCSON098 | ALGA MARGHEN

"Composed in 1994, the "Concerto for the left hand" belongs to an ongoing series of works written between 1994 and 1997: "Con vista sui suoni", "Eight or Nine Movements for String Quartet" and "La perdita del tempo" which develop from a preceding composition titled ...
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PLANA-M36NMN.092 | ALGA MARGHEN

"Composed in 1994, the "Concerto for the left hand" belongs to an ongoing series of works written between 1994 and 1997: "Con vista sui suoni", "Eight or Nine Movements for String Quartet" and "La perdita del tempo" which develop from a preceding composition titled ...
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PLANA-M36NMN.092 | ALGA MARGHEN

"Drawing on huge array of different sources, Intersystems occupied a difficult-to-reach critical nook between the many tropes that had established to frame the various artistic trends of 1960's. There are occasional hints at the twitchy energy of "Peachy", but ...
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PLANA-I37NMN.093-3 | ALGA MARGHEN

"The sound work of Intersystems cannibalized stray bits of McLuhanism, psychedelia, Cagean experimentalism, and even the modernist gestural strains of nascent electronic music, yet it was all couched within a very particular DIY ethos. "Peachy" pushes the meticulousness ...
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PLANA-I37NMN.093-2 | ALGA MARGHEN

"LSD and other hallucinogens were very popular sources of inspiration in the late 1960's. While Intersystems work was also fixated on inebriated euphoria and perceptual distortion, their sonic barrages also evoked the heightened awareness, intermittent psychosis, ...
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PLANA-I37NMN.093-1 | ALGA MARGHEN

"First historical edition! "Number One Intersystems" LP, presenting the correct side sequence and featuring for the first time the original tracks sub-section divisions. Original 1967 avant-press sleeve designed by Michael Hayden. "Peachy" LP, including for the first ...
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PLANA-I37NMN.093 | ALGA MARGHEN

"First historical edition! "Number One Intersystems" CD presenting the correct sequence and featuring for the first time the original tracks sub-section divisions. "Peachy" CD including for the first time the original tracks separations, timings and titles. "Free ...
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PLANA-I38NMN.094 | ALGA MARGHEN

"alga marghen very proudly presents "Opus 17", a major turning-point in the sonic oeuvre of Eliane Radigue. Finished in 1970 it was the last work composed with feedback materials. From that experimental period "Opus 17" preserves the plastic character: a music made of ...
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PLANA-PALGA045S | ALGA MARGHEN

"On the occasion of Anton Bruhin exhibition at the Centro Culturale Svizzero in Milano, alga marghen present the 4CD silkscreened edition of the complete cycle titled "Vogelsang / Vogelsong / Vogelsung / Vögelsäng" from 1977. If the idea of recording birds could have ...
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PLANA-B18TES.096 | ALGA MARGHEN

"In one of the last projects he conceived, interrupted by his premature death, Davide Mosconi chose to absolutize as 'concrete' sonic data the complete cycle of Wagner's "Ring". Mosconi, an artist equally divided between the sonic universe and the visual sphere, perhaps ...
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PLANA-M36NMN.092 | ALGA MARGHEN

"PoorManMusic (1966). Homemade noise made, among others, by Philip Corner, Max Neuhaus, Steve Reich, James Tenney, Malcolm Goldstein, Jackson Mac Low, Dick Higgins, Alison Knowles, Carolee Schneemann, Jerome Rothenberg. the Technicians of the Sacred. Gift Event III: A ...
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PLANA-CALGA48 | ALGA MARGHEN

"Might it be as a 'detournement' of Artaud's famous collection and masterpiece "Le theatre et son double" that Gil J Wolman calls this recording "Wolman et son double"? Artaud's conference at the Vieux Colombier theater on January 13, 1947 had a major impact on the ...
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PLANA-W26VOCSONO091 | ALGA MARGHEN

"alga marghen very proudly presents a remastered version of the complete documentation of Eliane Radigue sound installations from 1969-1970, including the broad tectonic vibrations of "Omnht", the celestial voices of "Usral", "Stress Osaka" massive chant. or the works ...
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PLANA-RALGA040G | ALGA MARGHEN

"Four Manifestations On Six Elements", one of Charlemagne Palestine most well-known works, is included in the alga marghen "Golden Research" series of CD editions presenting the composer's relevant historical recordings. In 1973 Charlemagne Palestine was commissioned to ...
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PLANA-P32NMN.080 | ALGA MARGHEN

"New remastered CD edition of David Behrman "Wave Train" CD, featuring Sonic Arts Union. David Behrman experimental music from 1959 to 1968. The CD starts with the short piece called "Canons", a product of a 3 weeks stage in Darmstadt (summer 1959) featuring David Tudor ...
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PLANA-B5NMN.020 | ALGA MARGHEN

"New remastered CD edition of Robert Ashley "The Wolfman". This edition introduces us to the most extreme experimental side of the famous American composer. The program starts with "The Fox" (1957), the first electronic music work by Robert Ashley which already displays ...
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PLANA-A20NMN.048 | ALGA MARGHEN

"alga marghen proudly presents "CharleBelllzzz at Saint Thomas", a CD in tri-folded digipak sleeve including the original Bells Studies by Charlemagne Palestine. "sixSIXsix"th chapter of the "Golden Research" series, these previously unreleased tracks are both some of ...
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PLANA-P35NMN.090 | ALGA MARGHEN

"2015 repress. Remastered CD edition of Une éclipse totale de soleil, Ghédalia Tazartčs' third LP, originally released in 1984. Far away from contemporary music intellectualisms and the works of synthetic noise purists, this album features a new form of musical ...
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PLANA-1TES.005 | ALGA MARGHEN

"New remastered version! New bonus tracks! New remastered CD edition of 'Tazartčs', Ghédalia Tazartčs forth LP, presented here in its integral original length. Also included is the first CD edition of 'Whatever Works Singing Wild My Rock Ghédalia' (previously issued ...
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PLANA-16TES.089 | ALGA MARGHEN

"New remastered version! New bonus tracks! New remastered CD edition of "Tazartčs' Transports", Ghédalia Tazartčs second LP, presented here with new bonus tracks. Also included are "Assassins 1 to 4" (previously issued as "Les danseurs de la pluie" miniCD), as well ...
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PLANA-15TES.011 | ALGA MARGHEN

"New remastered version! New bonus track! New remastered CD edition of 'Diasporas', Ghedalia Tazartes first LP, presented here in its integral original length. Also included is the first CD edition of 'Ferme ta gueule, Zarathustra' (previously issued as side A of ...
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PLANA-15TES.088 | ALGA MARGHEN

"Of the famous "TV Cello", conceived by Nam June Paik for Charlotte Moorman as a 'living sculpture', this CD offers an in-situ recording released on one of the three days inaugurating the Paik retrospective at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, on the 11th, 12th ...
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PLANA-M27NMN064.3 | ALGA MARGHEN

"This CD restores three documents, collateral the the Concerts recordings issued on the other three Charlotte Moorman CDs but definitely not secondary. One happy example is a choral work performed on the 3rd of September 1964, during the second New York Avant Garde ...
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PLANA-M27NMN064.4 | ALGA MARGHEN