Cover

The Rhythm String(s) Duo (Fennell & Jaroslawski)

Getting Gone

€ 16.95
Add to cart
  • Type CD
  • Label Meta Records
  • UPC 4260005960624
  • Catalog number META 062
  • Release date 06 April 12

About the album

While Muneer B. Fennell is apparently not the most active cellists in the current jazz and improvisation scene, he is among the foremost pioneers and innovators as far as the musical development of this instrument in this genre is concerned.

This made and still makes Fennell a highly esteemed co-player of outstanding musicians, like George Benson, Jimmy Lions, Henry Threadgill, Doug Hammond, Steve Coleman, Jan-Paul Bourelly and James Blood Ulmer. The fact that Fennell has in the meantime tuned his cello with 6 strings further highlights his unrelenting desire to develop the voice of this instrument.
In Robert Jaroslawski on the drums and alto flute, Fennell has found an ideal partner for giving expression to his musical ideas and developments. Robert Jaroslawski’s playing renders an organic and fertile ground for Fennell’s complex ideas which are jointly developed by sensitive and individual playing.

Two strong characters, they are willing and able to engage in a sympathetic and productive dialogue about profound and essential topics of human existence – as can be heard on this recording. Their music is an outstanding contribution and a rich instrumental dialogue, in which each partner can, may and shall be vocalist, accompanist or percussionist. Two musicians alone – with cello, voice, drums and flute – are so able to develop an orchestral sound.

24-11-2014
Our Edison Award 2014 Winners!

We are pleased to announce our winners of the 2014 Edison Awards: the Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, the Dutch National Opera, Goeyvaerts String Trio and the Dino Saluzzi Group. Read more about our stunning musicians below:  Radio Philharmonic Orchestra - CLASSICAL Oeuvre-award  Last Sunday 23rd of November the Edison Foundation gave the Classical ...

Read more
23-11-2014
Heading for the Edison - The Goeyvaerts String Trio wins!

The Goeyvaerts String Trio wins an Edison Award in the category Chamber music for the cd 'Stabat Mater'! Other nominees in the same category were Steven Issirlis and Quator Ebene. In the jury report we can read: "The Goeyvaerts String Trio makes Pärt’s Stabat Mater bloom as never before: crystal clear and ...

Read more

Add a comment


We need to make sure that you are really an human, please enter the code below.

code