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Joe Giardullo

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Joe Giardullo is a free of charge jazz reed participant whose improvisations are microtonal, meaning they prominently feature records apart from the twelve towards the octave found in most American music. Like fellow microtonal saxophonist Joe Maneri, Giardullo’s music frequently noises intentionally sparse and uncertain. He released his initial record, Gravity — Music for Innovative Chamber Group, in 1979, but both record and Giardullo vanished into obscurity immediately after. In 1991, nevertheless, Giardullo fulfilled saxophonist Joe McPhee, and both men recorded many albums together, like the duo record Specific Gravity as well as the mournful quartet time Darkness and Light. Since conference McPhee, Giardullo in addition has participated in shows of music by composer Pauline Oliveros, and Oliveros’ base provides commissioned his functions. Since 1999, Giardullo provides documented for underground jazz brands like CIMP and Drimala.

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Music Songs One Moment and the Next, Cries, Whispers & Cries, Twilight at Noon, City On the Edge of Forever, In the End There Is Peace, Well of Souls, The Language of Swans, A Tear for the Missing, Spring Theory, Early Spring, Question of Time, O.A.O.L, SCINT, Black Swan, Fledge, Shadow and Light, Now Is, No Work Today, Times Change, A Love Supreme, Prospectus, Mr. Iso's Walk, Channeling, Migrations, Spin, Which Way, Not Good, Conference, Dotty, Sentimental, Weather, Hurtles
Albums No Greater Love, Specific Gravity, No Work Today: Nine for Steve Lacy, Weather, Language of Swans, Now Is

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