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Leimgruber, Urs and Fritz Haus / Duho
Album:Duho Collection:Jazz
Artist:Leimgruber, Urs and Fritz Haus Added:09/1994
Label:Unit Records 

 Recent Airplay
1.Jun 19, 2009:Memory Select
Point-Vigule [Part 4]
3.Jan 10, 2001:Umami Jazz Program
2.Aug 30, 2002:Umami Select
Point-Vigule [part 4]

Album Review
Reviewed 2002-08-30 
Leimgruber is a Swiss saxophonist I'm not all familiar with. He plays with great control that reminds me a bit of John Surman and Ned Rothenberg.

He duets here with highly subtle (and Swiss) percussionist Hauser. Highly recommended.

1- Hauser establishes steady beat and Leimgruber complies with rhythmic spittles but this gets freer and freer

2- Simple xylophone figure repeated with isolated, gentle phrases on soprano

3- Nice, light pots-and-pans by H.

4- Abstractly swinging drums and Parkeresque (Evan, that is) sax

5- Considerably more abstract and pointillistic

6- Tightly controlled honking, squealing and rumbling with broken-clockwork percussion

7- Longer piece with some impressive extended techniques, very meditative, inward

8- Distant thunder of pots-and-pans; other very nice, subtle percussion; long sax tones; stretches of very quiet subtle playing

Track Listing
1.Point-Vigule 2.Now One
 3.Tours Et Detours