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Carter, Daniel / Adriana Camacho / Federico Ughi: Trabajadores De Energia (577 Records)

Long-time collaborators Daniel Carter, here performing on trumpet, alto saxophone and piano, and drummer Federico Ughi, met Mexico City bass player Adriana Camacho during a Sounds of Freedom international music residency, forming the descriptively titled "Energy Workers" trio and recording these two expressive improvisations balancing moody post-bop with contemplative conversation.
 

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Daniel Carter-trumpet, alto saxophone, piano

Adriana Camacho-bass

Federico Ughi-drums


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UPC: 755491277737

Label: 577 Records
Catalog ID: CD-577R-5928-1
Squidco Product Code: 33539

Format: CDR
Condition: New
Released: 2023
Country: USA
Packaging: Digipack
Recorded at Extrabeat, in Rome, Italy, on March 31st, 2023, by Clive Simpson.

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"The legendary New York saxophone player Daniel Carter joins forces with Mexico City based, cosmic bass player Adriana Camacho and drum wizard/producer Federico Ughi. The three master artists met in Italy during the Sounds of Freedom international music residency that culminated in the trio recording Trabajadores De Energias. After 22 years of playing duo, Carter and Ughi expand the group to a trio that could be considered the perfect band. Get ready for some serious energy shifts!"-577 Records


Artist Biographies

"Daniel Carter (born December 28, 1945, in Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania) is an American experimental saxophone, flute, clarinet, and trumpet player active mainly in New York City since the early 1970s.

Carter is a prolific performer and has recorded or performed with William Parker, Federico Ughi, DJ Logic, Thurston Moore, Yo La Tengo, Sun Ra, Cecil Taylor, Sonic Youth, scientist/musician Matthew Putman, Cooper-Moore, Sam Rivers, David S. Ware, Yoko Ono, Living Colour, Medensky Martin and Wood and Jaco Pastorius among others. He is a member of the cooperative free jazz groups TEST and Other Dimensions In Music."

-577 Records (http://www.577records.com/danielcarter/)
2/28/2024

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"Adriana Camacho b.1974, Mexico City

Since 2007 Adriana Camacho has been active in the Mexican free jazz and improvisation scene. She played in Jazzorca, Museo de Arte Moderno, Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros, Chalton Gallery, London, Knulp Bar, Museo Ugo Cara in Trieste, Italy, Resist! Festival Viena, Austria, Pabellón .02 Vienna, Italy among other venues.

Adriana has collaborated, recorded, and played with musicians, improvisers, plastic artists, and poets such as Anne Waldman, Ana Ruíz, Elliott Levin, Germán Bringas, Phillip Greenlief, Naima Karlsson, Daniel Carter, Federico Ughi, Antonio Gritón, Aram Shelton, Chefa Alonso among other artists.

She plays contrabass in several bands, such as Cihuatl, No tal Cuerdas, Sesión Libre Trío, David Contreras Trío, Cataratas del Niágara, Ronronoise, Ensemble Kóryma and her solo project Loope. She often likes to edit experimental videos and books of the music she does, the Loope with Anne Waldman and Zazil Collins flipbook, and videos she publishes on YouTube and her website."

-Adriana Camacho Website (https://www.adrianacamacho.com/)
2/28/2024

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"Federico Ughi is a drummer and composer based in New York. Federico Ughi's music infuses the New York avant-garde sound with a sense of melody inspired by the Italian classical and folk traditions of his childhood in Rome. Ornette Coleman has been a major influence for Federico as well as a mentor.

Born in Rome, Italy Federico relocated to London at age 21 to play music, from there moving to New York in 2000 again to play music. He has been based in Brooklyn, NY ever since.

He has performed or recorded with Daniel Carter, William Parker, The Cinematic Orchestra, Blue Foundation among others. Federico Ughi has performed throughout Italy, the UK, France, Holland, Belgium, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Slovenia, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Austria, Hungary, Poland, Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Russia, Lithuania, China, Mexico, Canada and the US."

-577 Records (http://www.577records.com/federicoughi/)
2/28/2024

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Track Listing:



1. Oltre La Montagna, Il Mare 18:18

2. Amanecer 16:33

Related Categories of Interest:


Improvised Music
Jazz
Free Improvisation
NY Downtown & Metropolitan Jazz/Improv
Mexico, Central & South Americas + Islands
Trio Recordings
New in Improvised Music

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