Tue Jan. 30, 2018

Michel Doneda & Adrian Fiskum Myhr (F/N)

Michel Doneda: soprano saxophone
Adrian Fiskum Myhr: bass

Doneda/Myhr plays acoustic free improvised music and have played together for many years. They have earlier toured Norway, Denmark, France and Switzerland as a duo and as a trio with the Norwegian drummer Tore Sandbakken, and also as a quartet with the video artist Xavier Querel. The winter 2016 they did their first concerts as a duo. In this duo they are exploring the sound possibilities of their instruments. The soprano saxophone and the double bass has a wide range to play with, from bright shrill tones to dark drones. They use alternative playing techniques and preparations to get music rich on textures. Michel Doneda is from France and has been active on the european improvisation scene in many decades. He has earlier worked with musicians like Le Quan Ninh, John Zorn, Fred Frith, etc. Adrian Fiskum Myhr is a bassist from Oslo and active in bands like Oker, Simiskina and Bansal Band.