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West Coast Chamber Jazz Trio: L.A. Strictly Confidential

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Quarant'anni di Ictus, ventiquattro di States, diciassette come cittadino americano: con alle spalle questi numeri, se vogliamo persino pedissequi (ma significativi), Andrea Centazzo approda a un nuovo album, di rimpatriata jazzistica. Lo certifica lui stesso, affermando: “Il West Coast Chamber Jazz Trio riprende stilemi di quel genere, trasformando composizioni del mio repertorio (dall'opera lirica all'orchestra e ...

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Andrea Centazzo: West Coast Chamber Jazz Trio

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Andrea Centazzo West Coast Chamber Jazz Trio
Paradiso Jazz 2016
Sala Paradiso
San Lazzaro di Savena (BO)
18.04.2016

Occasione rara poter riascoltare in Italia Andrea Centazzo, per di più con un progetto d'impronta jazzistica. Il compositore e percussionista friulano infatti, residente da decenni a Los ...

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Ellen Burr, Michael Unruh: Where Am I From, Where Am I Going

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La flautista (e didatta) losangelina Ellen Burr, che sembra proprio essere la principale responsabile di quest'incisione, pur del tutto paritaria sul piano squisitamente esecutivo, dichiara di dedicare la stessa ai docenti della Wichita University, che le hanno inculcato l'amore per la musica, nonché a Frances Shelly, flautista, Walter Mays e Arthur Wolff, che l'hanno iniziata alla ...

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Various Artists: Earth Music - Ten Years of Meridian Music: Composers in Performance

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Earth Music commemorates a decade of musical art presentations by the forward-thinking Bay Area Gallery founded on and operating under the firm conviction that significant art increases social, philosophical and spiritual change. It seems popular now to support the new music, which by those two words seems to imply--and this is becoming odious too--the entire artistic ...

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Ellen Burr: Duos

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The pleasing paradox at the heart of this music is one which encompasses warm-hearted austerity, but if this is a music of moods it's a damn sight more than mood music. Ellen Burr's conception of flute playing takes in extended technique and the vocalising perhaps most readily associated with Rahsaan Roland Kirk, although the degree of ...