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Liberia by dkaufman

A collaboration with producer/photographer Matt Powell for a video bio project set in Liberia. We were trying to blend a minimalist African sound with atmospheric Western harmonies and electronic elements.

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Elegant but punchy jazz trio with some Mojo horn flavor.

Filet Mignon

If I do say so myself :).
Bit of a change of pace – very tender piano, soft violin section, a solo violin patch from gypsy, and just a hint of synth. Two primary themes are introduced at the top, then varied and built at the end.

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Ambient e-bow melody tells us that something bad may very well happen.

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Hey, it can happen. Two parts processed rhodes pianos, two parts delayed hollow-body, bfd drums, synth bass…

emo happiness

Wasn’t able to sneak any accordian into this one like I was planning to, but there is a nice beat-up organ that comes in around 1:00 – soon followed by digital hybrid mandolin tremolo. Tasty.

evolution of sorrow