STEPHANE GINSBURGH – For Bunita Marcus (Morton Feldman)

Bunita Marcus (born May 5, 1952) is an American composer. She began studying composition at the age of sixteen and worked in both electronic and instrumental mediums while at the University of Wisconsin. In 1981, she received a Ph.D. in Composition from the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York where she held… Continue lendo STEPHANE GINSBURGH – For Bunita Marcus (Morton Feldman)

KRIS DAVIS – Diatom Ribbons (making-of)

Kris Davis, a 2021 Doris Duke Artist in the jazz category, is a critically acclaimed pianist and composer who was described by The New York Times as a beacon for “deciding where to hear jazz on a given night.” Since 2003, Davis has released 23 recordings as a leader or co-leader and has collaborated with… Continue lendo KRIS DAVIS – Diatom Ribbons (making-of)

OLIWOOD & TREVOR DUNN – Live in Bonn, Germany (2019)

Insane jazz by the extraordinary Berlin trio Oliwood, led by drummer Oliver (Oli) Steidle, featuring an equally extraordinary guest: American bassist Trevor Dunn, a reference figure in world music, with participation in groups such as Mr. Bungle, Melvins, Fantomas, Electric Masada by John Zorn and many others. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cmeezLLMi1s Excerpt from 2nd set of the concert… Continue lendo OLIWOOD & TREVOR DUNN – Live in Bonn, Germany (2019)

NILS CHEVILLE & THE DANSANT – Mohan Kushi

THE DANSANT est une formation rock composée de cinq musiciens issus d’horizons musicaux différents. Ils nous proposent ici un univers instrumental particulier né de l’adaptation des oeuvres de Nils CHEVILLE, compositeur et guitariste du projet. Ce rock « savant » allie de nombreuses ambiances sonores comme les musiques traditionnelles orientales ou sud américaines, électroniques et… Continue lendo NILS CHEVILLE & THE DANSANT – Mohan Kushi

CYRO BAPTISTA – Live on Programa Instrumental Sesc Brasil

Com discos próprios lançados no exterior, desenvolveu várias parcerias e participações junto a artistas de diversos estilos como Yo-Yo-Ma, John Zorn, Herbie Hancock, Cassandra Wilson, Medeski Martin & Wood, Sting, Paul Simon, Laurie Anderson, Naná Vasconcelos, entre outros. Além disso, foi laureado diversas vezes com prêmios importantes, como por exemplo: Percussionista do ano em 2011… Continue lendo CYRO BAPTISTA – Live on Programa Instrumental Sesc Brasil

The iconic Kenny G plays sax on nightmarish new death metal song | Loudwire

Chad Childers - Loudwire, June 16, 2022 Who had "Kenny G. plays sax on a death metal song" on their 2022 collaboration scorecard? Though it's something you might not have expected, it works marvelously well as the legendary sax player perfectly adds to the cacophony of heavy brutality being laid down in the the new Imperial… Continue lendo The iconic Kenny G plays sax on nightmarish new death metal song | Loudwire

EYVIND KANG – Taksim

Virginal Co-Ordinates (Ipecac, 2004), by violinist Eyvind Kang, offers a delightful musical excursion, traversing far-flung musical territory. Best known for his work alongside such avant-gardists as Laurie Anderson, John Zorn and Arto Lindsay, Kang composed Virginal Co-ordinates as a large ensemble piece for Bologna's Angelica festival, where it was performed by the Playground Ensemble augmented… Continue lendo EYVIND KANG – Taksim

EYVIND KANG – Grass Study

From Eyvind Kang's album Sonic Gnostic (2021) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HjLjJrd9_Ow A truly stunning piece of work, Eyvind Kang’s “Sonic Gnostic” radically bridges the worlds of minimal composition, rigorous experimentation, and improvised forms, in ways that locks Kang in the mind as one of America’s most original thinkers in the contemporary landscape of sound. Capturing Kang live on… Continue lendo EYVIND KANG – Grass Study

TREVON DUNN’S TRIO CONVULSANT & FOLIE À QUATRE – Saint-Médard

Trevor Dunn's Trio-Convulsant is an avant-garde jazz trio led by Mr. Bungle bassist Trevor Dunn with guitarist Mary Halvorson and drummer Ches Smith. AllMusic said the band combines "moody jazz with convulsive rock." https://youtu.be/R0nsA8DCMYw Provided to YouTube by The Orchard EnterprisesSaint-Médard · Trevor DunnSaint-Médard ℗ 2022 Pyroclastic RecordsReleased on: 2022-08-19Music Publisher: Convulsive Beauty Music (ASCAP)