Jazz from Rant
independent music label for jazz artists, composers and improvisers
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Currently in production and scheduled for December, Reg Schwager’s outstanding new quartet album Delphinus.  Digital release, November 25, 2014, street date, Dec. 9, 2014.

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Journal des Episodes II, a new cd by Michel Lambert, the follow up to the first cd,  with 97 musical journal entries, featuring Alexandre Grogg and Guillaume Bouchard, is now available at CDBaby 

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We are pleased to announce the re-issue of the pivotal recording, Lonely Universe à la plage, soon to be available at CDBaby, iTunes and others.  It was one of the first Jazz from Rant cds ever produced, from 1993.  This album features the poetry and vocals of Jeannette Lambert performing along with Michel Lambert, drums, […]

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Jeannette, Michel and Reg travelled to Sulawesi, Indonesia, in late December 2013, to perform at the Toraja International Festival in Tana Toraja with assistance from the Canada Council for the Arts and the Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec.  Here is a Youtube channel featuring videos from this adventure.  

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Jeannette Lambert performed with Reg Schwager, Michel Lambert, Ron Seguin and David Restivo at the Jazz Bistro in Toronto, July 25, 25, 27, 2013. Video here.

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Now available at CDBaby and iTunes. Review The Whole Note The Ottawa Citizen     Reg’s gig calendar

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Journal des Episodes, a new cd by Michel Lambert with 92 musical journal entries, featuring Alexandre Grogg and Guillaume Bouchard, is now available at CDBaby and iTunes Reviews Monsieur Délire, Free Jazz Blog, Gapplegate Classical-Modern Music, Tom Hull, Culture Jazz, Free Form, Free Jazz, Citizen Jazz, The Whole Note

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Reg Schwager’s Trio Improvisations with Michel Lambert, Misha Mengelberg, Kenny Wheeler and Michael Stuart Available from CDBaby and iTunes Reviews Tom Hull, The Whole Note, Culture Jazz

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Maikotron Unit performs the poetry of Claude Gauvreau with guests Jeannette Lambert, Rénouka Chaudry and Alexandre Grogg at Chapelle Historique du Bon Pasteur during the L’Off Jazz Festival.

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  Available at CDbaby and iTunes Nominated for the Prix Opus!         Reviews All About Jazz Free Jazz

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Behind the scenes of Effugit by the Maïkotron Unit.

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New release, Effugit, by the Maïkotron Unit, featuring more maïkotrons and other surprises! Maïkotron Unit, videos Cdbaby, iTunes Review: Monsieur Délire