Melaine Dalibert | CheminantElsewhere (CD/DL) The Elsewhere label continues in its pursuit of issuing minimal and experimental music, covering composition and improvisation.  The three most recent releases reviewed here all share a specific aesthetic, namely the piano.  Returning to Elsewhere for a second release, the French composer Melaine Dalibert delivers five exquisitely sparse pieces, four […]

Gil Sansón/Lance Austin Olsen | Works On PaperElsewhere (CD/DL) The Elsewhere label marks its first year in business with a new release that is expansive and resolutely experimental.  “Works on Paper” is a long distance collaboration between Venezuela-based Sansón and Canada-based Olsen.  This method of electronic file transfer is common these days with high speed […]

Jürg Frey | 120 Pieces of Sound Clara de Asís | Without Stefan Thut | about Elsewhere Music (CD/DL)   The first thing I noticed about Elsewhere, the new label curated by Yuko Zama, was the similarity between its logo and that of Erstwhile Records. It’s no surprise then to discover the connection between the […]