Sean Sonderegger's Magically Inclined - Eat the Air (2015)
MP3 320 kbps CBR | 43:00 min | 101 MB
Genre: Jazz | Label: Skirl Records
Sonderegger's group Magically Inclined is made up of musicians that he performed alongside in Butch Morris' ensembles including Areni Agbabian, Harvey Valdes, and Joe Hertenstein. Greg Chudzik (composer of the music to A Visit) has performed in Sonderegger's various groups since 2007 and is highly active in the NYC new music scene. Sean Sonderegger has been playing in various projects with Curtis Fowlkes since 2007 including in Fowlkes' own group, Catfish Corner.
"A Visit", "We're Born", "Crown", and "Eat the Air" are all compositions commissioned by Roy Nathanson for a music series at NYC's the Stone. The compositions feature poems by Joanna Cooper.
Sonderegger's music incorporates aspects of collective free improvisation with highly composed material drawing from Sonderegger's study of many musical traditions as well as his experiences working with Butch Morris, Adam Rudolph, Roy Nathanson and studies with Anthony Braxton.
01. Old Timers (7:35)
02. A Visit (5:07)
03. Eat the Air (7:18)
04. The Ball (7:54)
05. Crown (4:57)
06. We're Born (5:17)
07. The Fifth (4:53)
Sean Sonderegger - Tenor Saxophone, Bass Clarinet
Curtis Fowlkes - Trombone
Areni Agbabian - Voice
Harvey Valdes - Guitar
Greg Chudzik - Bass
Joe Hertenstein - Drums, Percussion