Take Five With Noel Akchote
December 15, 2013
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Meet Noel Akchote:
Trained from the age of eight, Noel Akchote debuted as a guitarist in 1990. Noel Akochote has collaborated with a wide variety of musicians like
, Jacques Thollot,
, Fred Firth,
. Later in his career, Akchote began contributing on records by artists like David Grubbs,
, J.G Thirwell's band Steroid Maximus,
, Andrew Sharpley, Jean-Francois Pauvros, and Dylan Carlson's Earth. Akchote is the founder of Rectangle Records and is the older brother of French electro artist, Sebastian.
Teachers and/or influences?
I knew I wanted to be a musician when...
I was eight years old.
Your sound and approach to music:
Your teaching approach:
Share each student's questions as if they would be mind and think together by playing the questions together.
Your dream band:
Pit Inn and Super Deluxe, which are both in Tokyo, and Vienna's Porgy & Bess.
Your favorite recording in your discography and why?
The coming ones.
What do you think is the most important thing you are contributing musically?
Haven't figured it out yet.
If I weren't a jazz musician, I would be a: