Members of the Pierre Favre Ensemble: Fredy Studer, Pierre Favre, Paul Motian, Nana Vasconcelos
For this New Sounds, listen to music by drummers from France, Vietnam, Switzerland, and Japan, for starters. Also, there's music from the trio called Codona (Collin Walcott, Don Cherry, Nana Vasconcelos), Okay Temiz, and Zakir Hussain.
About New Sounds
Wind down each night with an hour of unusual music from artists, composers, and traditional musicians - all gleefully oblivious of their genres. Hosted by WNYC’s John Schaefer.
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