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Michael Mantler

Michael Mantler
Born: Aug 10, 1943 in Vienna, Austria
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Genre: Jazz
Biography: Michael Mantler has had considerable impact on the jazz scene as a writer, player, label owner, and activist. He studied musicology and trumpet at the Academy of Music and Vienna University in the early '60s, then moved to America and enrolled at Berklee. He moved to New York in 1964, worked with pianist ...Read full biography
Hide and Seek
Released: 2001
Label: Universal Classics & Jazz
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Michael Mantler, jazz and new music iconoclast, has been on a quest for the past 25 years to find new marriages of voices and words in his compositions. Here, with the help of distinguished vocalists such ...Read full review
No Answer
Released: 1973
Label: Watt
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No Answer marks the recorded beginning of Michael Mantler's fascination with the texts of Samuel Beckett as well as a long association with former Cream vocalist/bassist Jack Bruce. Here, with the spare ...Read full review
More Michael Mantler albums: Main Albums (17), Compilations (3)
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