Attention Screen

Merkin Concert Hall at the Kaufman Center
129 W 67th St, New York, NY 10023
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WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

Attention Screen is a quartet consisting of four composers / instrumentalists who create unique, spontaneous compositions that integrate jazz, classical, rock and world music vocabularies into flowing musical explorations. The band's compositions explore the blending of acoustic and electronic textures and it's not unusual to hear the influences of Marilyn Crispell, George Crumb, Bernard Hermann, Sonny Sharrock, Miles Davis, and Sonic Youth within a single performance. On February 10, the group is recording a CD for stereophile records during their performance at Merkin Concert Hall. Concert attendees receive a 1/3 discount on Attention Screen's CD when released and also get to participate in a question and answer session by Stereophile Records' John Atkinson during the concert intermission, wherein he will discuss his audiophile recording techniques. Attention Screen is: Don Fiorino (guitar, lotar, lap steel, and ukulele) Dan is a multi-string instrumentalist whose phrasings range from rock and roll, acoustic bottleneck blues, electric slide, Middle Eastern and Indian fusions and jazz. He also currently plays with Andy Haas and Dee Pop in Radio I-Ching. Bob Reina (piano) Bob is a classically-trained new music composer whose genre-crossing compositions have been performed in diverse venues for over twenty years. Chris Jones (bass) A film scoring composer, Chris is a Senior Producer/Composer at VideoHelper Production. Mark Flynn (drums) Mark is a faculty member at Drummers Collective in New York City and a diversified New York session musician.

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http://www.kaufman-center.org|www.myspace.com/attentionscreen