Tom Arthurs Solo

Augmented Nature (Confront Recordings, CDr, 2018)

A long-awaited solo: Augmented Nature combines 96k/24-bit binaural field recordings from Lisbon and Alentejo with Tom Arthurs´ sensuous and explorative piccolo trumpet playing - creating a uniquely moving, touching and lasting sonic meditation. Recorded in Berlin on New Years Day 2018, and mixed by Tom Arthurs and Guy Sternberg at Lowswing studios, Berlin.
Please listen through headphones only for the full binaural effect. Very limited edition CDr.

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TOM ARTHURS AND ALBERTO NOVELLO

Cahier De Petits Coquillages Vol. IV/V (Setola di Maiale, 2018)

Tom Arthurs (trumpet) and Alberto Novello (electronics), intense textures, thin sounds of creativity! Recorded at Art OMI, Ghent, NY (USA) on a quiet and warm night of August 2017.

Available directly from Setola di Maiale or Bandcamp:

http://www.setoladimaiale.net/catalogue/view/SM3660
https://jestern.bandcamp.com/album/cahier-de-petits-coquillages-vol-iv-v

Tom Arthurs Trio

One Year (Ozella Music, LP, 2018)

180g vinyl limited edition of One Year, Tom's sublime trio album with Richard Fairhurst and Markku Ounaskari. With download code for digital. Stunning artwork from Britt Hatzius, Fotini Potamia and Nina Sangenstedt.

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Tom Arthurs Trio

One Year (Ozella Music, CD, 2018)

Artist-direct - Tom's deep and stunningly beautiful music for trio, with long-time friend and collaborator Richard Fairhurst (piano) and Finnish percussionist supreme Markku Ounaskari. Deluxe Digipack with artwork by Britt Hatzius, Fotini Potamia and Nina Sangenstedt.

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QUAIRÓS

Vela (Jazz Werkstatt, 2018)

Tom Arthurs (trumpet), Markus Pesonen (guitar), Miles Perkin (bass) & Janne Tuomi (drums). A Finnish-Canadian-Brisith improvised meeting in Berlin - recorded live in 2017 in just the right moment...

Available from iTunes and CD coming soon:

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/vela-feat-tom-arthurs-markus-pesonen-miles-perkin-janne/1392601573

Julie Sassoon Quartet

Fourtune (Jazzwerkstatt, CD, 2017)

Tom features as a special guest on two numbers with Julie Sassoon's Quartet, featuring Lothar Ohlmeier (reeds), Meinrad Kneer (bass) and Rudi Fischerlehner (drums).

Available from all good music stores!

Tom Arthurs and Simon Vincent

Real-time Sound Sculpture Vol. 1 (Vision of Sound, CD, 2016)

Friends and collaborators since 1999, and focusing on extreme detail and attention to the dynamics of sound, Tom Arthurs and Simon Vincent present this album of stunning real-time sound sculptures, recorded in the Paul Gerhardt Church in Schöneberg Berlin.

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Tom Arthurs and Isambard Khroustaliov

Vaucanson’s Muse (Not Applicable, LP, 2016)

Limited Edition LP of improvised electroacoustic music by Tom and electronic musician Isambard Khroustaliov (aka Sam Britton). Includes a wonderful essay by musician and writer David Toop (Into the Maelstrom, The Wire) as well as specially commissioned artwork by esteemed architect Will Alsop. " … perfect for those craving arcane, curios and totally free music." Electronic Sound, November 2016.

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Marc Schmolling

Ticho (Unit, CD, 2015)

Fine and beautiful chamber music by Marc Schmolling (piano) interspersed with improvisations. With Almut Kühne (voice). If Thelonius Monk had met Morton Feldman at an Azimuth concert.

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Julia Hülsmann Quartet w/ Theo Bleckmann

A Clear Midnight (ECM, CD, 2015)

The second cd of German pianist Julia Hülsmann's Quartet adds NY-based vocal virtuoso Theo Bleckmann - reimagining lesser known works by Kurt Weill along with three Hülsmann settings of Walt Whitman. With Marc Muellbauer (bass) and Heinrich Köbberling (drums).

Available from all good music stores!

Obara International

Live in Mińsk Mazowiecki (For Tune, CD/DVD, 2015)

Rising star of the Polish saxophone Maciej Obara's powerful and uncompromising quartet, live in Poland, with Tom as guest. With Dominik Wania (piano), Ole Morten Vågan (bass), Gard Nilssen (drums). The session also includes a version of Tom's composition 'Magret'.

Available from all good music stores!

GLUE

Chats with the Real McCoy (Creative Sources, CD, 2014)

'Deep listening, measured, a complex dance of seduction' (Monsieur Delire). Filigraine, textural improvised music from Berlin, with Miles Perkin (bass) and Yorgos Dimitriadis (drums and percussion).

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Ingrid Laubrock

Zürich Concert (Intakt, CD, 2014)

Commissioned by SWR in 2011, this recording documents NY-based saxophonist Ingrid Laubrock's complex and intriguing octet music in full flow. With an American-British all-star band including Mary Halvorson (guitar), Ted Reichman (accordion), Ben Davis (cello), Liam Noble (piano), Drew Gress (bass) and Tom Rainey (drums).

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Julia Hülsmann Quartet

In Full View (2013, CD, ECM)

German pianist Julia Hülsmann's quartet, including a range of compositions from all band members - from the modal swing of 'In Full View', through Tom's 'Forgotten Poetry' to a poignant version of Manuel de Falla's 'Nana'. With Marc Muellbauer (bass) and Heinrich Köbberling (drums).

Available from all good music stores!

Three Days of British Improvised Music in Berlin

Just Not Cricket! (Ni Vu Ni Connu, LP, 2013)

A luxury box set of 4 heavyweight 180g LPs documenting a three-day festival with a unique line-up of 16 musicians from different generations of British Improvisors. Tom performs with Steve Beresford, Phil Minton, Eddie Prévost, Shabaka Hutchings and Matthew Bourne among others.

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