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DAVID KRAKAUER Ancestral Groove

March 2020

For over two decades, world-renowned clarinetist David Krakauer has been reinventing and remixing the Jewish music of his ancestry with the sensibility of a contemporary musician strongly informed by funk, jazz and hip-hop.
Starting with his work with The Klezmatics and then his early recordings on John Zorn’s Radical Jewish Culture imprint, Krakauer has forged an incomparable musical path that’s included landmark collaborations with luminaries like funk legend Fred Wesley, the Kronos Quartet, beat-wizard Socalled, leading symphony orchestras, rappers, celebrated composers, and musicians of all kinds.

„David Krakauer​ is to clarinettists what Jonas​ Kaufmann is to operatic tenors, Keith Jarrett to improvising pianists, Bela​ Fleck to banjo players and Zakir​ Hussain to tabla players. He is not just an utterly distinctive benchmark, he extends his instrument's potential in ways that mess with one's mind, while underpinning this with that fathomless emotional content.“
-John Shand, the Sydney Morning Herald

Line Up

David Krakauer, clarinet
Keepalive, sampler
Sus Vasquez, guitar
Jerome Harris, electric bass
Michael Sarin, drums

Tourdates

10.03.2020 travel to Europe
12.03.2020 PARIS/France New Morning
13.03.2020 ST NAZAIRE/France
14.03.2020 ANNECY/France

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