Prominent guitar virtuosos Roman Miroshnichenko and Henrik Andersen to release new joint album «New Shapes» they recorded latest February-July in duo and joined by special guests: World’s most Influential percussionists Trilok Gurtu
), Bickram Ghosh (George Harrison), Frank Colon
(Manhattan Transfer), Gumbi Ortiz
(Al Di Meola) and Grammy-winning violinist Charlie Bisharat (Shadowfax). New Shapes
is a unique mix of nylon and steel string guitars, Indian tablas and konnakol, Brazilian samba, Russian folk, Cuban and Mediterranean rhythms.
“As Henrik was part of my band I’m happy I recognized his multi talent. Now I see the progress in him and of course with such a great partner like Roman to enhance the music for younger generation. I hope the music fraternity encourages these two upcoming musicians and supports them.“ —Trilok Gurtu kindly noted.
About Roman Miroshnichenko
Roman Miroshnichenko is one of the premier guitarists of the new generation of the jazz-fusion music. He has performed/recorded with such world-renowned musicians as Steve Vai, Larry Coryell
, Jennifer Batten, Simon Phillips, Marco Mendoza, Gary Husband
, Stu Hamm, Paul Wertico
, Djivan Gasparyan, Dominique di Piazza
, to name a few. He has received numerous accolades, including four The Independent Music Awards, 1st Prize of the USA Songwriting Competition, 1st Prize of the International Acoustic Music Awards, Global Music Award and Hollywood Music in Media Awards nominee.
“I first met Roman while on a tour of Russia with Al Di Meola
in the early ’00’s back then he was showing his brilliance as a young guitarist, with the new recording of New Shapes he has surpassed my initial expectation of him being Great he is now a Master of his instrument” —Gumbi Ortiz
About Henrik Andersen
Award-winning guitarist, composer, actor & singer, Henrik Andersen graduated from The Rhythmic Music Conservatory of Copenhagen with a master in guitar. He became a student of the world-famous rhythm phenomenon Trilok Gurtu, studying south Indian vocalized math rhythms Konnakol". Today, Henrik Andersen is widely considered an expert in Konnakol. Henrik is the 15th Annual Independent Music Awards Winner and 1st Prize Winner of the International Acoustic Music Awards.New Shapes
CD’s are available at Bandcamp. Among with previous Roman Miroshnichenko’s The Sixth Sense
release, joint album New Shapes
special CD's edition had earned a Japanese stores distribution.