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Harris Eisenstadt: Woodblock Prints

Read "Woodblock Prints" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Nonostante l'ancor giovane età - è nato a Toronto nel 1975 - Harris Eisenstadt vanta numerose collaborazioni di prestigio (Sam Rivers, Paul Rutheford, Wadada Leo Smith, etc.) ma soprattutto ha già delineato una originale prospettiva musicale ed estetica attraverso una produzione selezionata e di qualità. Con Jalolu (CIMP - 2004) e Guewel (Clean Feed - 2008) ha fatto incontrare i ...

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Harris Eisenstadt: Woodblock Prints

Read "Woodblock Prints" reviewed by John Sharpe

Canadian drummer/composer Harris Eisenstadt is making a compelling case for complete player status. His name on the CD sleeve does not necessarily predict the contents. Examples include his joyous marriage of jazz and West African rhythms on Jalolu (CIMP, 2004) and Gewel (Clean Feed, 2008), his compositions for large ensembles such as Ahisma Orchestra (Nine Winds, ...