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Erik Friedlander: Claws & Wings

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How does one deal with the loss of a loved one? For many artists, expressing remorse through their work is a normal, sometimes necessary, part of the grieving process. Creative improvising musicians, like renowned cellist Erik Friedlander, are no exception.

Lynn Shapiro, Friedlander's wife of 22 years (and an award winning choreographer and writer in ...

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Erik Friedlander - Ikue Mori - Sylvie Courvoisier: Claws & Wings

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Nel novembre del 2011 il violoncellista Erik Friedlander, tra gli esponenti più lucidi e intensi della scena downtown di questi decenni, perde per una terribile malattia l'adorata moglie Lynn [anch'essa artista di grande sensibilità]. Come se non bastasse il dolore per questa prematura scomparsa, negli stessi giorni una caduta dalla bici gli lesiona il legamento collaterale ulnare di un pollice, ...