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The trio of Guillermo Gregorio (clarinet), Steve Swell (trombone) and Pandelis Karayorgis (piano) use their unique selection of instruments to play an original set of composition and improv.
 

Gregorio, Guillermo / Pandelis Karayorgis / Steve Swell
Window and Doorway

Gregorio, Guillermo / Pandelis Karayorgis / Steve Swell: Window and Doorway (Driff Records)
Label: Driff Records    
Released in: USA    


"An intimate and intense set of original compositions and improvisations, that takes advantage of the unusual instrumentation of clarinet, piano and trombone. With Guillermo's collage and a poem by Steve Swell."-Driff Records



"Born in Newark, NJ, Steve Swell has been an active member of the NYC music community since 1975. He has toured and recorded with many artists from mainstreamers such as Lionel Hampton and Buddy Rich to so called outsiders as Anthony Braxton, Bill Dixon, Cecil Taylor and William Parker. He has over 40 CDs as a leader or co-leader and is a featured artists on more than 100 other releases. He runs workshops around the world and is a teaching artist in the NYC public school system focusing on special needs children.

Swell has worked on music transcriptions of the Bosavi tribe of New Guinea for MacArthur fellow, Steve Feld in 2000. His CD, "Suite For Players, Listeners and Other Dreamers" (CIMP) ranked number 2 in the 2004 Cadence Readers Poll. He has also received grants from USArtists International in 2006, MCAF (LMCC) awards in 2008 and 2013 and has been commissioned twice on the Interpretations Series at Merkin Hall in 2006 and at Roulette in 2012.

Steve was nominated for Trombonist of the Year 2008 & 2011 by the Jazz Journalists Association, was selected Trombonist of the Year 2008-2010 , 2012 and 2014-2015 by the magazine El Intruso of Argentina and received the 2008 Jubilation Foundation Fellowship Award of the Tides Foundation. Steve has also been selected by the Downbeat Critics Poll in the Trombone category each year from 2010-2016.

Steve is presently a teaching artist through the American Composers Orchestra, Healing Arts Initiative , Mind-Builders Creative Arts Center (Bronx), the Jazz Foundation of America and Leman Manhattan Preparatory School.

Steve was also awarded the 2014 Creative Curricula grant (LMCC) for the project: "Metamorphoses: Modern Mythology in Sound and Words" which was taught in a month long residency at Baruch College Campus High School in Manhattan."

-Steve Swell Website (http://www.steveswell.com/SteveSwellBio.htm)
2/22/2017





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Product Information:

UPC: 616892132844

Label: Driff Records
Catalog ID: 1301
Squidco Product Code: 17278

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2013
Country: USA
Packaging: Cardstock gatefold foldover, unsealed
Recorded at Firehouse 12, New Haven, CT on June 9th, 2011 by Greg DiCrosta.

Personnel:

Guillermo Gregorio-clarinet

Steve Swell-trombone

Pandelis Karayorgis-piano

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Track Listing:

1. Texture 5 9:30

2. Hazy Recall 3:53

3. Window and Doorway 3:11

4. Lifgatowy 6:48

5. Coplanar 1+2 3:49

6. Curves and Angles 4:20

7. Planimetria 3:09

8. In the Cracks of Four 4:13

9. Thinly Veiled 3:53

10. Summer 3:45

11. Nu Blu 5:34