Musicians from Poland, Sweden, Ukraine, and U.S. meet to play and record new compositions by Ken Vandermark for the Chicago Jazz Fest.
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All photos by Pawel Owczarczyk | Original source: AllAboutJazz
Roby Glod (ss, as) Roberta Piket (p) Mark Tokar (b) Klaus Kugel (dr) Recorded by Boris Thomé at Centre Culturel OP DER SCHMELZ in Dudelange, Luxembourg, February-25 2010 Nemu records 2013
The Resonance Ensemble's music has advanced Vandermark's composing methods for large groups, work that started with the early music of Peter Brötzmann's Chicago Tentet, and then continued with his Territory Bands. Much of the new material combines his interest in “suite forms” (perhaps most influenced by Duke Ellington and Charles Mingus) and a collaging approach to improvising structures that he began with the Territory Band. The project provided Vandermark with the first opportunity in his career to do nothing but compose for a week. In September of 2009, he began a new … ..