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David Darling

David Darling
Born: Mar 4, 1941 in Elkhart, IN
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Genre: Jazz, Pop/Rock, Other
Biography: Eclectic composer/cellist David Darling incorporates jazz, classical, country, pop, and new age music into his playing and compositions. Starting as a child, Darling displayed facility with many different instruments and styles of music; he began with piano at age four, moved to cello six years later, ...Read full biography
Journal October: Solo Cello
Released: 1979
Label: ECM
Critics' Rating:
Although not strictly a jazz album, David Darling's 1979 solo release, Journal October, deserves attention. His technique is amazing, even if a lot of times he's more interested in colors and textures ...Read full review
Mudanin Kata
Released: 2004
Label: Riverboat
Critics' Rating:
The Wulu Bunun people of Taiwan specialize in a gloriously subdued style of harmony singing. In fact, their song "Pasibutbut" changed the way Western ethnomusicologists thought about the evolution of harmony. ...Read full review
More David Darling albums: Main Albums (23)
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