Category Archives: big band

Darcy James Argue on Recording Logistics

Fractured Atlas Blog : Featured Member: “Right now, fiscal sponsorship is more common in the classical music world than in jazz or pop circles, but with the traditional recording industry in decline, I think you’re going to see a lot … Continue reading

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Clazz Orchestra plays Sun Ra

part 4 of 6: Saturn: “Sun Ra’s Saturn revisited Registration of the Clazz Orchestra concert at the ZXZW Sun Ra Festival, sep 19th, 2008. Tilburg, the Netherlands. Music Video Code by JazzyClips.com The Clazz Orchestra played music by Sun Ra, … Continue reading

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Carla Bley: On Leading A Band

Talkin’ Jazz interview from 1997. Some shy and nervous words of inspiration from Carla Bley, on the terrors of public performance, on making handicaps for herself just to get through a show, about leading a big-band in a man’s small-combo … Continue reading

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YouTube – Shibusa Shirazu Orchestra – LIVE DVD – in Hamburg

YouTube – Shibusa Shirazu Orchestra – LIVE DVD – in Hamburg And now, for something, completely different. This is just one show of many tucked into youtube — where else would you put a band like Shibusa Shirazu? Make sure … Continue reading

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