CD Reviews

D’incise – Ilhas

May 12, 2014

CD Suppedaneum D’incise is the nom de plume of Laurent Peter, best known as one half of the prolific Swiss electroacoustic duo Diatribes. Whilst he has several solo releases to his name, including a fine new disc on the Consumer Waste label, Ilhas is, I think, the first work to bear his name as composer, […]

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CD Reviews

Michael Thieke / Olivier Toulemonde, Lucio Capece / Jamie Drouin – The Berlin Series No. 1

July 27, 2013

CD Another Timbre The first in a series of releases from Another Timbre designed to feature some of the very many improvising musicians active in berlin right now is a split release, featuring two long tracks by two duos. The first of these is a forty-three minute collaboration named Inframince between the clarinet of Michael […]

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CD Reviews

Bruno Duplant, Pedro Chambel, Jamie Drouin – Field by memory inhabited 1 & 2

April 27, 2013

CD Rhizome-s Now this is a very nice CD. Once again its a release involving the French multi-instrumentalist Bruno Duplant that was probably created one way or another over the internet as the musicians involved are all in different countries. The liner notes indicate that the music here  is two twenty minute long versions of […]

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Concert Reviews

Variable Formations. Café Oto, February 16th 2013

February 18, 2013

I guess it was always inevitable that Saturday night’s concert at Café Oto would produce exceptionally beautiful music. The six musicians that curator Simon Reynell brought together were each skilled performers whose normal areas of activity showed considerable overlap. The plan was for established sub-groups and solos to present their work in the first half […]

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