Woodwinds & strings work around a 30 minutes melodeon improvisation using composition, improvisation and mash-up processes.
released 12 May 2012
> Paulo Chagas (Woodwinds)
Composer, music teacher and multi-instrumentist. He has dedicated his intervention to several strands of contemporary music, electro-acoustic, ambiental, free improvisation, jazz and chamber music. He still works on music production, promotion of concerts and festivals of improvised music and also writing about music in magazines and blogs.
> Jérôme Poirier (Strings)
Jérôme Poirier is a musician using mainly strings instruments, his voice, electronics and the bodhrán. He explores improvisation and acousmatic music. He composes also visual poetry. Jérôme Poirier is born in 1978 in Paris, France where he's lives.
> Richard Sanderson (Melodeon)
Richard Sanderson is an improvising musician based in London, His main instrument is the amplified melodeon (diatonic button accordion) and electronics, he has recorded with the groups Ticklish (with Phil Durrant, Kev Hopper and Rob Flint), Minnow (with Kelsey Michael, John Edwards, Mark Sanders, Gail Brand and others) and in duos with Mark Spybey and Steve Beresford. He has recorded for several labels including Grob, Textile, Qbico, Lens and Duophonic. He has performed at festivals of experimental music in London, Austria, Denmark, France, Germany and Holland. He also dances and plays with Blackheath Morris Men.