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independent music label for jazz artists, composers and improvisers

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Born to be Blue

Available exclusively as a download at Amazon and iTunes Montreal jazz vocalist Jeannette Lambert’s 9th recording as a leader, Born to be Blue features her longtime collaborators, her brother guitarist Reg Schwager, her husband drummer Michel Lambert and bassist Neil Swainson. The recording features a return to the jazz standards Jeannette and Reg began performing […]

Journal des Episodes, a new cd by Michel Lambert with 92 musical journal entries, featuring Alexandre Grogg and Guillaume Bouchard, is now available by emailing us or at Amazon 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

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

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

Effugit

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

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Available at Amazon, Spotify and iTunes Recorded after a snowstorm in holiday season, this recording includes jazz versions of Greensleeves, Auld Lang Syne and We Three Kings, plus a handful of originals with winter themes.

Available by email at shop@nette.ca and through streaming sites. Reviews “notre relation à ce qui nous entoure, nous motive, nous rend vivant, pour toujours, pour les temps qui changent, le temps d’une éternité, le temps d’un disque, unique et universel.” Alain Fleche, La Gazette Bleu ”Sand Underfoot is a top notch session … The undisputable […]

  Available on streaming sites, hard copies available by emailing shop@nette.ca or through Bandcamp.       Jeannette and Michel met Barre Phillips during their travels in the South of France in the early 1990’s. It was the start of a great friendship and many musical collaborations. These three performers are dedicated to the art […]

Available by email to shop@nette.ca or at Amazon and iTunes Featuring Ellery Eskelin, Dominic Duval and Malcolm Goldstein and an orchestra that includes musicians from  the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, the SMCQ and the NEM. Unique in its own way, Le Passant is a confrontation between the worlds of through-composed music and free improvisation. In it, […]