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Rempis – Johnston – Ochs Trio NEW digital-download CD now available on Aerophonic

Apr 19, 2016

Recorded Live in Buffalo in May, 2015 during a brilliant tour. More details below... Read more

Jones Jones Live in California in May 2016 + New CD release available

Apr 19, 2016

Jones Jones – featuring the great Mark Dresser on bass, Vladimir Tarasov on percussion, and Larry Ochs plays in Los Angeles, San Diego, and Berkeley in May 2016. Rare concerts by an always evolving trio. Unique and beautiful group-sound. Occupying their own unique solar system within… Read more

Rova Channeling Coltrane - Special Deluxe DVD/Bluray/CD package getting great reviews

Feb 08, 2016

Rova Channeling Coltrane - a special DVD/Bluray/CD package produced by jazz label Rogue Art — released January 15, 2016 in the USA and worldwide. It includes the Kickstarter-funded five-camera shoot of Electric Ascension; that concert-filming made at 2012 Guelph Jazz Festival in Canada.… Read more

The Fictive Five – Early reviews of the October 30 release on Tzadik

Oct 15, 2015

The Fictive Five recorded four Ochs’ compositions at Eastside Sound in New York this past December 2014. Details on this recording, including extensive notes not available on the actual CD, can be perused here under the Discography. The CD artwork is by Lyn Hejinian! Available at… Read more

Latest Release

Jones Jones : The Moscow Improvisations

Not Two MW935-2 (2016)  Read more..

Commendation Quotes

 Rova, with its inspired Orkestrova, engages Coltrane's uncompromising compositional attitude and boundaries, pushing with its own sense of informed and masterful improvisation. This marrying of great minds and souls is what makes Electric Ascension such a great triumph. This time Coltrane's music not only heats the nearby atmosphere but also chills out your mind.  

In the end we hear great things, the art of three excellent improvisors forming a synergy that ranks with some of the best such outings in recent years. It is fascinating and ever-moving. This is real-deal freedom! Read more..
— Greg Applegate Edwards, blog

 Ochs’s long welcoming speech on (the Sax & Drumming Core piece) ‘Across from Over’ is one of the best available representations on record of his remarkable post-post-Coltrane style, an ironclad line that ripples with harmonic potential.  

— The Penguin Jazz Guide
As a finale in this altogether bracing set, the finest set I happened to catch in the New Music Series' history, what Mr. Ochs called "a piece for Muddy Waters" was built on scattered gestures and overtones, gusting sounds, and tones bleeding through the horn, while Mr. Robinson's drums dealt eloquent cathartic bliss. Read more..
— Josef Woodard, Santa Barbara News Press