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Spinifex

Unpredictable Amsterdam-based innovative jazz ensemble Spinifex (named following a genus of Australian seaside grass) began like a feisty small big band in the mold of such Dutch outfits as We Compani, Willem Breuker Kollektief, and ICP Orchestra — specially the multifaceted contemporary composition side of these groups — having a …

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Edward Simon & Ensemble Venezuela

Often heard inside a piano-bass-drums trio setting, Edward Simon is a noted creative jazz and post-bop pianist whose performing and documenting career continues to be based in america since the later ’80s, however the music of Venezuela — the united states of his birth and preteen years — has generally …

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The Ocular Concern

Portland, Oregon-based creative jazz clothing the Ocular Concern began like a trio featuring Andrew Oliver (co-founder from the Portland Jazz Composers Outfit in 2007) on electric powered piano, Dan Duval on guitar, and Stephen Pancerev on drums. The group produced its documenting debut with an eponymously entitled EP — offering …

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Adrian Utley’s Guitar Orchestra

Portishead guitarist Adrian Utley, longer captivated by composer Terry Riley’s groundbreaking 1964 function of minimalism In C, formed his own group to be able to perform it in select occasions. Comprising 19 guitarists (including John Parish, Idea Forms, and Jim Barr), four organs, and a bass clarinet. They documented In …

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The Archestra

Belorussian avant-prog group Rational Diet plan was involved with various tasks and had issued 3 albums for the Italian AltrOck label — 2007’s Rational Diet plan, 2008’s AT THE JOB, and 2010’s On Phenomena and Existences — if they began fresh recording sessions in the beginning of 2011 in Brest, …

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Five-Storey Ensemble

Belorussian avant-prog group Rational Diet plan began an ambitious plan in the beginning of 2011, but by enough time the bandmembers exited the studio room after some recording sessions enduring until Feb of the next year, the group — or at least Rational Diet plan as a music group name …

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Karenautas

This Argentine band is ideal for listeners who believe you can’t ever have way too many strings. Karenautas’ 14-member lineup contains 11 string players — violinists Delfina Zorraquín (co-musical movie director and primary composer), Demian Luaces (co-musical movie director), Lucia Christe, Andrea Rosenfeld, and Luis Alberto Ramirez; cellists Lucas Argomedo, …

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Florian Wittenburg

German pianist Florian Wittenburg was created in Berlin in 1973, and studied in holland through the ’90s and (through a scholarship or grant) in Paris in the 2000s. He caused several performers in the areas of music, video, and sculpture through the second option period, including mentioned Russian theremin virtuoso …

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Jerusalem in My Heart

Jerusalem in my own Center was founded by Montreal citizen and Lebanese country wide Radwan Ghazi Moumneh in 2005 seeing that an art task consisting of modern Arabic and electronic music in cooperation with 16mm film projections and strategically oriented light installations, to explore the romantic relationships between music, visuals, …

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Daniel Wohl

Daniel Wohl is definitely a French-born, groundbreaking modern composer located in LA, California. His genre-blurring function mixing acoustic instrumentation with consumer electronics continues to be performed from the American Symphony Orchestra, the Calder Quartet, Bang on the Can All-Stars, therefore Percussion, to mention several, and he offers toured and collaborated …

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