Dhafer youssef quartet

Seventh Heaven Suite 8. Recruiting Animal Jul 29, at It gives me the possibility to think the melody and bass line differently and opens doors. Einige davon bilden seitdem sein aktuelles quintet:

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I do speak some jazz, though, and have no difficulty following their quatralogue. Youssef feels a special bond with Scandinavian musicians, which is fortunate, since Norway and Sweden are now widely regarded to have the most fascinating and dynamic avant-garde jazz scenes in the world.

Their language is universal — both within you and without you. Seventh Heaven Suite 8. He had a special penchant for jazz and he soon realised that Tunisia would never give him the freedom to explore that particular path. A broken fishing net; a few discarded sardine cans; spokes from an old bicycle. Its resonances gain altitude.

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So he left for Vienna, without a dinar to his name. In this first experiment with electronic music, the sound mixture is exalting.

Even if some of it is in an exotic accent. The latter was a Persian poet from the VII th century renowned for his odes to wine in a conservative society.

Et si Dieu existe, c'est par la voix que j'essaie d'aller vers lui: Skip to content Skip to main menu Menu. Dhafer Youssef Productions - Khira music Mobile: I was doing my dharer music, bringing alive the colours in my soul, quarett a lot of theater music with people like accordionist Otto Lechner. I'd love to see him again. The Tunisian oud player Dhafer Youssef is living proof that, despite the bleetings of Salafist and Wahabi imams, music still holds pride of place in the Arab and North African heart.

Seduced by jazz and other musical genres youssdf as Indian music, he takes part in numerous jam sessions and encounters at different bars and clubs with for instance Wolfgang Pusching. Like you can enjoy The Four Tops.

Dhafer Youssef Quartet

With three such volatile partners around him, you need a responsible, grounded adult. His grandfather exposed him to religious vocal music, which he practiced in his kitchen and refined in the cavernous hammam of the village. I say that having just seen a few weeks ago an thoroughly uninspired Brad Mehldau in concert with John Scofield and Mark Guiliana— in retrospect, I should have stayed home and watched clips of the Dhafer Youssef-Tigran Hamasyan quartet.

We were seeing the beginnings of something that is going to make waves With his extraordinary ability to transcend genres and the limits of simple meters, Dhafer plays with the asymmetrical quality of odd meters to deliver a musical feat of intriguing complexity that yet remains infinitely beautiful and apprehensible.

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Growing up in the Tunisian port town of Teboulbawhere he was born inYoussef absorbed the sounds he heard clandestinely on the radio, 'without a filter' as he himself recalls. The Jazz club Porgy and Bess in Vienna would give a musician carte blanche to do what they auartet, one night a month for the quarret twelve months.

These collaborations are sources of development and inspiration for the artist who is always insatiable for new sounds. And I met a viola player Dnafer Burger who patiently helped me to write my music down, and we would just play together for yousset.

That's all I knew" says Dhafer "I didn't know what was classical what was jazz and so on. This is music in no hurry to impress in explicit, pyrotechnical ways, but does so in spite of itself. Und es ist auch ein Abenteuer. L'Ange Aveugle Dhafer Youssef: But I still couldn't read music. Check out the vocal climax at 8: Live reviews Dhafer Youssef I've seen many concerts in my life and this one topped every experience.

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