POLWECHSEL

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for about twenty years polwechsel have been operating at the interface between improvised music and contemporary composition. recognised as one of the seminal groups in this area, they started out when a paradigm shift in music was taking place. driven by a small circle of musicians, notably in vienna, berlin and tokyo, this shift introduced profound changes in the development of improvised and experimental music, as the relations between avant-garde, high art, pop and various subcultures of the nineties were re-evaluated. the musicians involved in this transition occasionally drew on modes of playing employed by improvisational collectives of the sixties but also referred to influences from the highly concentrated sound and noise worlds of new music composers while keeping a critical distance to the energy and expressiveness of free improvisation, as well as embracing genres such as rock music, and electronic club culture. in many cases they called into question read more...
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Archives of the NorthArchives of the North
Hathut Records 2006
$12.31
$10.09 (used)
Polwechsel: Polwechsel 3 [CD]Polwechsel: Polwechsel 3 [CD]
Durian Records
$22.00 (used)
Untitled (no7)Untitled (no7)
God Records 2016
$22.21
$22.21 (used)
Nord Ost Nno-Fernaumoos Sudwest by Polwechsel (1998-11-23)Nord Ost Nno-Fernaumoos Sudwest by Polwechsel (1998-11-23)
Hat Hut (1998-11-23)
$32.06
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Nord Ost Nno-Fernaumoos Sudwest By Polwechsel (1999-02-01)Nord Ost Nno-Fernaumoos Sudwest By Polwechsel (1999-02-01)
Hat Hut
$31.72
$27.59 (used)
Traces of WoodTraces of Wood
Hathut Records 2014
$13.50
$16.96 (used)
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POLWECHSEL Polwechsel album cover 4.50 | 1 ratings
Polwechsel
Avant-Garde Jazz 1995
POLWECHSEL Polwechsel 2 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Polwechsel 2
Avant-Garde Jazz 1999
POLWECHSEL Polwechsel 3 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Polwechsel 3
Avant-Garde Jazz 2001
POLWECHSEL Polwechsel / Fennesz ‎: Wrapped Islands album cover 5.00 | 1 ratings
Polwechsel / Fennesz ‎: Wrapped Islands
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
POLWECHSEL Archives Of The North album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Archives Of The North
Avant-Garde Jazz 2006
POLWECHSEL Traces Of Wood album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Traces Of Wood
Avant-Garde Jazz 2013
POLWECHSEL Untitled (N°7) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Untitled (N°7)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2015

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