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Darius Jones/Matthew Shipp: Cosmic Lieder

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At age 50, Matthew Shipp boasts one of the most prolific, consistent and challenging catalogs of any musician in his or her field. The pianist’s brain seems to fire on all cylinders all the time, and two new releases present three different contexts in which to examine his playing in its current state.

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