Sound as smoke; an effortless rising, expanding and swirling. Instruments melt into eachother as they billow into the air. Falsetto voices curl around the soft streams of trombone, or sink into organ drones like a body collapsing into fabric. There is no tension in this collaboration. No restraint, no compromise.
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Improvisatory pianist Delphine Dora discusses her own work and her label, Wild Silence. Also – a playlist of 53 songs in 40 minutes. TRACKLIST: PART ONE: BREVITY Dan O’Connor – one Mari Kimura – Six Caprices For Subharmonics V Gangpol & Mit – The Burial lovesliescrushing – teardrop Spartak – Tape Machine Dream Ghedalia Tazartes – Douze
Who takes the lead here? The piano or the voice? I hear Dora’s falsetto like a small origami boat on a lake that stirs gently, tilting between notes as the water beneath nudges it onto a slant. Yet sometimes the energy flow feels reversed, and the boat quivers as