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Niggenkemper, Pascal: 7eme Continent: Talking Trash (Clean Feed)

With 2 clarinetists--Joris Ruhl and Joachim Badenhorst--and 2 prepared pianists--Eve Risser and Philip Zoubek--plus flutist Julian Elvira, leader/bassist Pascal Niggenkemper explores his "different twins" concept in 9 uniquely orchestrated and impressive improvisations.
 

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UPC: 5609063003734

Label: Clean Feed
Catalog ID: CF 373CD
Squidco Product Code: 22127

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2016
Country: Portugal
Packaging: Cardstock Gatefold Sleeve
Recorded on October 30, 2014 at Loft in Cologne by Christian Heck. Mixed and mastered by Christophe Albertijn. Produced by Pascal Niggenkemper.


Personnel:

Joris Ruhl-clarinets, amplification

Joachim Badenhorst-clarinets, amplification

Eve Risser-prepared piano

Philip Zoubek-prepared piano

Julian Elvira-pronomos & subcontrabass flute

Pascal Niggenkemper-doublebass, composition

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track listing:


1. Great Pacific Garbage Patch 3:05

2. 135W - 155W - 35N - 42N 3:54

3. Gyres Oceaniques 6:21

4. Plastisphere 9:51

5. Talking Trash 4:08

6. Crochet Coral Reef 3:50

7. Ideonella Sakaiensis 7:47

8. Geisternetz 5:13

9. Kinetic Islands 9:22
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"Quoted by the New York City Jazz Record as "one of the most adventurous bassists on the scene" double bassist Pascal Niggenkemper takes us with his new album 'Talking Trash' into wondrous musical territories as reports and images of floating garbage in the ocean, named "the Great Pacific Garbage Patch" or "le 7ème continent" called his attention and encouraged him to put this absurd reality indto music.

In this new opus, two clarinetists, Joris Rühl and Joachim Badenhorst and two pianists applying preparations, Eve Risser and Philip Zoubek, join Niggenkemper and flutist Julián Elvira in an intriguing "different twins" concept. The sextet is presented by the composer as "two identical instrumented duos or three identical duos, with the exception of the double bass, which has the sub-contrabass flute as its pendant.".

Exploring unusual timbral nuances and introducing their personal sonic language the ensemble creates poetic, deep and hypnotic musical landscapes."-Clean Feed Records


Artist Biographies:

"After having studied classical music with Jacques Di Donato, Joris Rühl oriented himself towards contemporary music, written, improvised and jazz, with a predilection for projects blurring the borders between these different labels. He plays with contemporary music ensembles like L'Instant Donné or Hiatus, with jazz ensembles like TØRN, Hübsch 8, Simon Rummel Ensemble and with the experimental music ensembles ONCEIM and Spat' Sonore. He also improvises with, among many others, Michel Doneda, Thierry Madiot, Isabelle Duthoît, Eve Risser, Antez. His discography includes discs released under the labels Neos Jazz, Satelita, OBS and Umlaut Records. Beside this activity of musician, he also works on films and experimental videos."

-Umlaut (http://www.umlautrecords.com/people/joris-ruhl/)
8/18/2017

"Joachim Badenhorst (°1981 Antwerp) has been active in the experimental and improvised music scene in Europe and abroad for the past 15 years. Following his master degree in jazz studies at the Royal Conservatory of the Hague, he has since divided his time between Belgium and cities in the US and Europe, collaborating and recording with jazz and experimental music ensembles and artists, such as Han Bennink, Tony Malaby and Noël Akchoté while incessantly exploring the visceral elements of sound. His output ranges from solo improvisation to leading large formations, such as his own Carate Urio Orchestra.

Badenhorst is artistically interested in integrating ideas from various different art medias into his musical compositions. He also takes deep interest in revealing the inherent relation between contemporary and traditional musics, having collaborated with traditional musicians from Turkey and Japan, and toured in China with reinterpreted traditional Chinese music.

In recent years, Badenhorst is contemplating the evanescent site specificity of sound as well as the relation between space and sound. In recent years, his work has taken a deeper focus on composition, namely that of computer­based composition and processing. Through continual research and experiment, he delves into a re­imagination of the boundaries between improvisation and composition, of abstract sound explorations and harmonic passage, and continues to attempt at a personal aesthetic language that interact with spaces and engage with different audiences.

Badenhorst appears on over 50 cd's on over 10 record labels. In 2012, he launched his own label KLEIN, as a creative platform to initiate collaborations, experiment and play with unconventional design, and as an outlet for fringe musical projects.

Since 2010 Badenhorst has been developing his solo programme consisting of improvisations and compositions for solo acoustic and electro­acoustic wind instruments."

-Joachim Badenhorst Website (http://joachimbadenhorst.com/bio_photo.html)
8/18/2017

"Eve Risser has her musical roots in chamber music as a flutist and pianist. While residing in Alsace, France, she merged in to the contemporary and jazz/improvised music world. In June 2008, she got the 1st Piano Price in Jazz & Improvised Music at National Conservatory in Paris, a soloist price at the International Competition of La Défense. From 2009 to 2013 she took part of National Jazz Orchestra of Fance (ONJ) directed by Danie Yvinec. Eve's multifaceted musical creativity has been heard in various settings, festivals and groups throughout the world.

She performs solo with piano or electric harpsichord and a her own improvisations or compositions. She leads and co-leads, plays, and composes in the Donkey Monkey with Yuko Oshima ; in the quartet The New Songs with the swedish singer and composer Sofia Jernberg, Kim Myhr and David Stackenäs ; in the trio EN-CORPS (Risser/Duboc/Perraud) ans many others.

Currently Eve's musical life is based out of Paris where she is involved in organizing creative music live performances and the label UMLAUT. Eve has had the possibility to play and collaborate with great musicians such as John Hollenbeck, Billy Hart, Benoît Delbecq, Jon Irabagon, Mickael Formanek, Médéric Collignon, Marc Ducret, Emile Parisien, Jean-Luc Guionnet, Mickael Zerang, Andreas Werliin, joel grip, eivind lohning, Wolfgang Mitterer, Quatuor Bela, MAGMA, Le Sacre du Tympan, Magnetic Ensemble, The Bridge #5, les solistes de l'Ensemble Intercontemporain Nicolas Crosse & Pascal Gallois, Pascal Niggenkemper Vision 7 and many others.Je suis un paragraphe. Cliquez ici pour ajouter votre propre texte et modifiez-moi. Je suis l'endroit parfait pour raconter une histoire, et pour vous présenter à vos utilisateurs."

-Eve Risser website (http://www.everisser.com/biography)
8/18/2017

"Philip Zoubek (* 1978 in Tulln an der Donau ) is an Austrian pianist of the New Improvisation Music. A striking feature is his highly energetic play, the limits of the pianos, which also include preparation techniques and actions inside the instrument.

Zoubek studied piano at the Conservatory of the City of Vienna from 1996 onwards. He founded the Ubik quartet and took lessons with Uli Scherer before he enrolled at the Musikhochschule Vienna. In 2002 he moved to Cologne, where he studied with Hans Lüdemann, Frank Gratkowski and Marc Ducret. He founded the multimedia project Cauldron, with whom he won the composition competition of the bunker Ulmenwall Bielefeld and the cultural promotion award of the city of Herford; a DVD Q-Spektrum was created in 2003. With the group Snaut with Richard Koch (tp), Eric Schaefer (dr) and Christian Rainer (voice), he toured through Germany and Switzerland and became a prizewinner of the avant-garde competition for Young culture at the Düsseldorfer Altstadtherbst. Since 2004 he belongs to Achim Tang's Trio Torn, which performed successfully in 2011 in a quartet version at the Moers Festival. He was a member of the James Choice Orchestra ( Live at Moers, 2005), Ensemble Creativ, Org, Camera Obscura and the trio Muche / Zoubek / Tang. As a composer Philip Zoubek appeared with his own formation Philz. He also worked with Paul Lytton, Carl Ludwig Hübsch, Ernst Glerum, Herb Robertson, Wilbert de Joode and Christian Thomé.

In 2008 he received the Horst and Gretl Will scholarship for Jazz / Improvised Music of the City of Cologne. Also in 2008 he founded the Trio Z3 with Benjamin Weidekamp and Christian Weber. The formation Z3 was born out of the idea of ​​the music of the Jimmy Giuffre -Trios of the 1960s."

-Wikipedia translated by Google (https://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=de&u=https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philip_Zoubek&prev=search)
8/18/2017

"New York City-based German-French bassist, composer and improviser Pascal Niggenkemper is a performing and recording artist active on the creative music scene in the US and in Europe.

From 1999-2005 he was musicaly active in Cologne having studied jazz & classical double bass at the Hochschule für Musik. In 2005 he received the DAAD award and moved to New York.

From 2008 to 2010 Pascal led the PNTrio with Tyshawn Sorey and Robin Verheyen. (CD "pasàpas" Konnex 2008 & "urban creatures" JazzHausMusik 2010). The trio toured extensively in Europe performing at the Jazzcologne Festival, Jazzherbst Konstanz and at the Kennedy Center in Washington. Recordings for the WDR and the BR Radio.

In cooperation with Jazzdor Strasbourg-Berlin, Pascal formed the septet vision7 that performed at Jazzdor Strasbourg-Berlin, Vive le Jazz in Cologne, Jazz à la Cité in Paris and at the Pori Jazz in Finland. (CD 'Lucky Prime' clean feed records Sept 2013)

In September 2011 Pascal released with Simon Nabatov and Gerald Cleaver the CD/LP upcoming hurricane on NoBusiness Records which is listed among 'Albums of the year' 2011 in the 'The New York City Jazz Record'. The trio performed in Canada and the USA.

He recently recorded a new solo program called: 'look with thine ears' music for bass & preparations was premiered at the Jazzdor Festival in Strasbourg in November 2013. The CD was released in March 2015 on clean feed records. He performed for the France Musique radio broadcast by Anne Montaron called 'a l'improviste'.

In 2014 he presented the double trio 'le 7eme continent' with the program 'talking trash' at the Vive le Jazz festival in Cologne, Germany and the concert was broadcast by WDR3 radio. Their CD was released in May 2016 on clean feed records and the group performed in France, Belgium and Germany.

Pascal is co-leading the groups baloni with Frantz Loriot viola and Joachim Badenhorst clarinets (CD 'fremdenzimmer' 2011, 'Belleke' 2014 & 'Ripples' 2015 clean feed records) PascAli a duo for two prepared basses with Sean Ali (CD 'suspicious activity' creative sources 2012) and Miner's Pick with Thomas Heberer. (CD 'miner's pick' FMR records 2014)

With friends, he curates in NY the house concert series ze couch, where every month artists meet to present their work.

Festival presence includes: Jazzdor Strasbourg-Berlin, Vision Festival New York, Umbrella Festival Chicago, Banlieues Bleues Paris, Strade del Cinema Aosta, météo Mulhouse, Jazzcologne, JIGG Lisbon, Taktlos Zurich, Jazz à la Cité in Paris, ESCUCHA Madrid, Washington DC Jazz Festival, Pori Jazz Festival, Middelheim Antwerp, Grenzenlos Köln, undead Jazzfest NYC, D'Jazz Nevers, NewAdits Klagenfurt, Font New York, Music Unlimited Wels, Vive le Jazz Cologne, GONG Aarau, Konfrontationen Nickelsdorf, Ljubljana Jazz Festival etc...

He received the following scholarships/grants: DAAD, Henry Mancini Institute, North Rhine-Westphalia composition stipend."

-Pascal Niggenkemper Website (http://www.pascalniggenkemper.com/bio_english.html)
8/18/2017

Other Releases With These Artists:
Rummel, Simon Ensemble
IM MEER
(Umlaut Records)
LAMA + Joachim Badenhorst
Metamorphosis
(Clean Feed)
Hubsch, Carl Ludwig
Rowetor 04 | Rowetor 03
(Tour de Bras)
En Corps (Eve Risser / Benjamin Duboc / Edward Perraud)
Generation
(Dark Tree Records)
Salamon, Samo Sextet (w/ Succi / Arguelles / Niggenkemper / Dani / Lillinger)
The Colours Suite
(Clean Feed)
Eisenstadt, Harris Canada Day (w/ Wooley / Bauder / Niggenkemper)
On Parade in Parede
(Clean Feed)
Godet, Jean-Brice Quartet (Godet / Attias / Niggenkemper / Costa)
Mujo
(Fou Records)
Godet, Jean-Brice (Godet / Niggenkemper / Darrifourcq)
Lignes de Cretes
(Clean Feed)
HMZ (Hubsch / Martel / Zoubek)
Drought
(Tour de Bras)
Fields, Scott Multiple Joyce Orchestra
Moersbow Ozzo
(Clean Feed)
Risser, Eve / White Desert Orchestra
Les Deux Versants Se Regardent
(Clean Feed)
Fenetre Ovale (Risser / Ruhl / Billet / Gouband)
Deuxieme Volet
(Umlaut Records)
Carate Urio Orchestra (Badenhorst / Olaffson / Olaffson / Soniano / Niggenkemper / Loriot / Roig)
Ljubljana
(Clean Feed)
Loriot, Frantz Systematic Distortion Orchestra
The Assembly
(OutNow Recordings)
Ensemble Hodos
Lifework : A Unity - Ensemble Hodos plays Philip Corner (Vol. 1)
(Umlaut Records)
Rummel, Simon Ensemble
Nichts Fur Alle (Nothing For All)
(Umlaut Records)
Nanoschlaf
Die Trockene Familie
(Creative Sources)
Jones, Darius Quartet Feat. Emile Lesbros
Le bebe de Brigitte (Lost in Translation)
(Aum Fidelity)
Loriot, Frantz / Manuel Perovic Notebook Large Ensemble
Urban Furrow
(Clean Feed)
Hertenstein, Joe HNH (Hertenstein / Niggenkemper / Heberer)
[2nd release]
(Clean Feed)
Lama + Joachim Badenhorst (Silva / Smith / Almedia)
The Elephant's Journey
(Clean Feed)
Davis, Kris Infrasound (Davis / Goldberg / Noriega / Badenhorst / Bishop / Radley / Versace / Black)
Save Your Breath
(Clean Feed)
Denzler, Bertrand / ONCEIM
Morph
(Confront)
Niggenkemper, Pascal
Look With Thine Ears
(Clean Feed)
Risser, Eve
Des pas sur la neige
(Clean Feed)
Baloni
Ripples [VINYL]
(Clean Feed)
Wooley / Rempis / Niggenkemper / Corsano
From Wolves To Whales
(Aerophonic)
Heberer, Thomas / Pascal Niggenkemper
Miner's Pick
(FMR)
Kretzmer, Yoni / Pascal Niggenkemper / Weasel Walter
ProtestMusic
(OutNow Recordings)
Baloni
Belleke
(Clean Feed)
Niggenkemper, Pascal Vision 7
Lucky Prime
(Clean Feed)
Doneda, Michel / Joris Ruhl
Linge
(Umlaut Records)
Risser / Duboc / Perraud
En Corps [REPRESS]
(Dark Tree Records)
LHZ + H : Thomas Lehn, Carl Ludwig Hubsch, Philip Zoubek, Franz Hautzinger
Scope
(Monotype)
Baloni (Badenhorst / Loriot / Niggenkemper)
Fremdenzimmer
(Clean Feed)
Niggenkemper, Pascal / Simon Nabatov / Gerald Cleaver
Upcoming Hurricane
(NoBusiness)
Fields, Scott Multiple Joyce Orchestra
Moersbow Ozzo
(Clean Feed)
Heberer, Thomas Clarino
Klippe
(Clean Feed)
Hertenstein / Heberer / Badenhorst / Niggenkemper
Polyemma
(Red Toucan)
Heberer, Thomas
Klippe / One [VINYL 2 LPs]
(NoBusiness)
Hubweber, Paul & Philip Zoubek
Dansaert Variations: Archiduc Concert
(Emanem)
Hertenstein / Niggenkemper / Heberer
HNH
(Clean Feed)
Muche, Matthias / Zoubek, Philip / Tang, Achim
Sator-Rotas
(Creative Sources)
Recommended & Related Releases:
Hubsch, Carl Ludwig
Rowetor 04 | Rowetor 03
(Tour de Bras)
HMZ (Hubsch / Martel / Zoubek)
Drought
(Tour de Bras)
Fields, Scott Multiple Joyce Orchestra
Moersbow Ozzo
(Clean Feed)
Loriot, Frantz Systematic Distortion Orchestra
The Assembly
(OutNow Recordings)
Ensemble Hodos
Lifework : A Unity - Ensemble Hodos plays Philip Corner (Vol. 1)
(Umlaut Records)
Loriot, Frantz / Manuel Perovic Notebook Large Ensemble
Urban Furrow
(Clean Feed)
Lama + Joachim Badenhorst (Silva / Smith / Almedia)
The Elephant's Journey
(Clean Feed)
Davis, Kris Infrasound (Davis / Goldberg / Noriega / Badenhorst / Bishop / Radley / Versace / Black)
Save Your Breath
(Clean Feed)
Denzler, Bertrand / ONCEIM
Morph
(Confront)
Risser, Eve
Des pas sur la neige
(Clean Feed)
Kretzmer, Yoni / Pascal Niggenkemper / Weasel Walter
ProtestMusic
(OutNow Recordings)
Doneda, Michel / Joris Ruhl
Linge
(Umlaut Records)
Risser / Duboc / Perraud
En Corps [REPRESS]
(Dark Tree Records)
LHZ + H : Thomas Lehn, Carl Ludwig Hubsch, Philip Zoubek, Franz Hautzinger
Scope
(Monotype)
Fields, Scott Multiple Joyce Orchestra
Moersbow Ozzo
(Clean Feed)
Heberer, Thomas
Klippe / One [VINYL 2 LPs]
(NoBusiness)
Hubweber, Paul & Philip Zoubek
Dansaert Variations: Archiduc Concert
(Emanem)
Muche, Matthias / Zoubek, Philip / Tang, Achim
Sator-Rotas
(Creative Sources)
Other Recommended Releases:
Rummel, Simon Ensemble
IM MEER
(Umlaut Records)
LAMA + Joachim Badenhorst
Metamorphosis
(Clean Feed)
En Corps (Eve Risser / Benjamin Duboc / Edward Perraud)
Generation
(Dark Tree Records)
Salamon, Samo Sextet (w/ Succi / Arguelles / Niggenkemper / Dani / Lillinger)
The Colours Suite
(Clean Feed)
Eisenstadt, Harris Canada Day (w/ Wooley / Bauder / Niggenkemper)
On Parade in Parede
(Clean Feed)
Godet, Jean-Brice Quartet (Godet / Attias / Niggenkemper / Costa)
Mujo
(Fou Records)
Godet, Jean-Brice (Godet / Niggenkemper / Darrifourcq)
Lignes de Cretes
(Clean Feed)
Risser, Eve / White Desert Orchestra
Les Deux Versants Se Regardent
(Clean Feed)

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