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Rodrigues, Ernesto / Bruno Parrinha / Johannes von Buttlar: Whispers And Reveries (Creative Sources)

The title an apt description of the furtive intercourse between these three Portuguese improvisors -- Ernesto Rodrigues on viola & crackle box (an electronic sound generator), Bruno Parrinha on bass clarinet & alto saxophone, Johannes von Buttlar on percussion -- recording in the studio for 10 improvisations of understated but highly detailed free improvisation.
 

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Ernesto Rodrigues-viola, crackle box

Bruno Parrinha-bass clarinet, alto saxophone

Johannes von Buttlar-percussion


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UPC: 5609063408171

Label: Creative Sources
Catalog ID: cs817
Squidco Product Code: 34650

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2024
Country: Portugal
Packaging: Cardboard Gatefold
Recorded at Bartolinsky Studio, in Paco de Arcos, Portugal, on February 14th, 2024, by Bruno Parrinha.

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The title an apt description of the furtive intercourse between these three Portuguese improvisors -- Ernesto Rodrigues on viola & crackle box (an electronic sound generator), Bruno Parrinha on bass clarinet & alto saxophone, Johannes von Buttlar on percussion -- recording in the studio for 10 improvisations of understated but highly detailed free improvisation.


Artist Biographies

"He has been playing the violin for 30 years and in that time has played all genres of music ranging from contemporary music to free jazz and improvised music, live and in the studio.

His main interest shifted towards contemporary improvised and composed music.

The relationship with his instruments is focused in sonic and textural elements.

Electronic music was an early influence on his approach to violin playing, which challenges traditional romantic concepts of the violin/viola through use of preparations and micro tuning.

Active in different settings on the Portuguese scene for free improvised music, both as a collaborator and in leading his own groups.

Music for Dance, Cinema, Video and Performance.

Has created the record label Creative Sources Recordings in 1999, which mainly concentrates on releasing experimental and electro-acoustic music."

-Creative Sources (http://creativesourcesrec.com/creative_artists.html)
6/12/2024

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"Bruno Parrinha - alto sax / soprano, Clarinet Sb / Alto, flute

Around the age of 10 began playing the clarinet. At 17 he bought a flute and entered the Academy of Music where he Amateurs solfeggio and instrument with Paulo Curado for two years . Later he was always playing clarinet and tenor saxophone ( self-taught ) and at age 21 he was invited to join the band Pop Radar Gaddafi with whom he recorded . Later he was cast of musicians on the play " Vieux Carré " in teatro da Graça playing tenor sax . Spent a year on the scene . At 87 he began to attend formations of Sei Miguel resulting in vinyl LP recorded at 88 " Songs love and against terrorism ." Since then he has dedicated his commitment to free improvisation and has participated in numerous trainings and concerts with illustrious musicians including Rodrigo Amado , Rodrigo Pinheiro , Miguel Mira , João Lucas , Paulo Curado , Ernesto Rodrigues , Guilherme Rodrigues , Ulrich Mitzlaff , Manuel Guimarães Cyril Bondi , " D' Incise ," Raphael Ortiz , Nicolaus Gerwinsky , Phill Niblock , Raymond McDonald , Victor Nubla , Nuno Rebelo , Marco Franco, Gabriel Ferrandini , Hernani Faustino , Luís Lopes , José Oliveira , Carlos Santos , Carlos " Zingaro " João Pedro Viegas , Victor Rua , Abdul " moimême " , Luís Vicente , João Lancaster , Luis Gil , Paulo Pimentel , Francisco Andrade , Albert Cicera and many others.

Presently a part of groups : ARGUE, IKB , VGO , Miguel Mira Quartet , Open Mind and Puma. "

-Bruno Parrinha MySpace Page (https://myspace.com/brunoparrinha/bio)
6/12/2024

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"Johannes von Buttlar is a versatile drummer active in and between the areas of New Music, Experimental Music and Improvisation. He was a scholarship of the National Association of Music Schools at the Studieneminar Kiel under the direction of Paul- Gerfried Zulauf, studied classical drums with Stefan Rapp and Prof. Olaf Tzschoppe in Bremen and in Basel free improvisation with Fred Frith and Alfred Zimmerlin. He also taught at Gregor Hilbe and took part in workshops with Julio Barreto, Malcom Braff, Jim Black and Glen Velez. Concert tours included him in Brazil, Mongolia and Japan."

-Ensemble New Babylon Website (Translated by Google) (http://www.ensemblenewbabylon.com/de/artists/johannes-von-buttlar-schlagzeug/)
6/12/2024

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Track Listing:



1. I 5:06

2. II 4:05

3. III 5:31

4. IV 7:50

5. V 4:13

6. VI 7:58

7. VII 7:29

8. VIII 7:09

9. IX 4:06

10. X 0:52

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