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Andrew Bain: On Playing With(out) Boundaries

Read "Andrew Bain: On Playing With(out) Boundaries" reviewed by Friedrich Kunzmann

Scottish drummer and educator Andrew Bain has performed in a wide variety of projects, from playing with Dave Liebman during his years with the Guildhall School of Music Jazz Orchestra, or collaborating with the late Kenny Wheeler to having taken part in joint efforts with the likes of late pianist John Taylor and other modern British improvisors such as Iain Ballamy or Jim Hart. Among many other releases, he can be heard playing alongside the British saxophonist Tori Freestone on ...

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Andrew Bain: Embodied Hope

Read "Embodied Hope" reviewed by Roger Farbey

Edinburgh-born drummer Andrew Bain's musical roots grew out of spells with The National Youth Orchestra of Scotland and The National Youth Jazz Orchestra of Scotland and London's Guildhall School of Music and Drama where he studied for his Bachelor of Music in classical and jazz percussion. He later moved to New York to study for his Master of Music Degree at the Manhattan School of Music in August 2001 and in subsequent years taught drums and jazz theory at the ...


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