Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Danil Zverkhanovsky Quintet - In Pieces (2017)

Released January 31, 2017 

Recorded and mixed by Kurt Rosenwinkel, this album's material resembles the form of a play. The recording took place on July 16th 2014 in Berlin. 

It features musicians all of whom attended the Jazz Institute Berlin at the time. The music written by Danil Zverkhanovsky was developed by this group during the course of one semester.

The title refers to the state of an individual affected by media, politics and social change; this work aims at bringing the pieces back together.

1. In Pieces, Act I 15:29
2. In Pieces, Act II 06:42
3. In Pieces, Act III 10:35
4. In Pieces, Act IV 10:22
5. In Pieces, Act V 07:03

Danil Zverkhanovsky - guitar & composition
Dima Bondarev - trumpet
Yuriy Seredin - piano
Ilya Alabuzhev - bass
Quentin Cholet - drums

Kurt Rosenwinkel - production & mixing