duende libre is an energetic new trio featuring longtime collaborators Alex Chadsey (piano/keyboards/compositions), Farko Dosumov (electric bass) and Jeff “Bongo” Busch (drums & percussion). duende utilizes the American jazz tradition as a point of departure for daring explorations of rhythm … Learn more...
Debut duende libre Album Now Available!
We are thrilled to announce that our debut album is now available on CD Baby, iTunes, Spotify, Amazon and at our upcoming live shows! This album is the culmination of years of apprenticing with masters, living, working and loving and on behalf of Jeff, Farko and myself we are thrilled to share it with the world!
Please consider downloading a track, following us on Spotify, or if you feel inspired write a review! These simple steps will move us closer to our dream of reaching a wider audience. Thanks for checking it out!
Sam Boshnack Quintet
Prolific composer/trumpeter Samantha Boshnack is based in Seattle, where she leads three ensembles of her own music, as well as performs and composes with countless other bands, projects, and recordings. Her music can be heard with the B’shnorkestra – a 14-piece alternative chamber orchestra, and … Learn more...
Clinton Fearon & The Boogie Brown Band
Clinton Fearon is one of the key figures of the music scene of sixties Jamaica: his career began in the young band The Brothers and in 1969 he joined the legendary Gladiators, with whom he shared the wonder years of all their albums released on Virgin. During this period he also worked as a session … Learn more...
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Thrilled to be featured on the latest episode of the Paradigms Podcast with founder and host Baruch Zeichner. I really enjoyed my conversation with Baruch, which ranged from my life in music to the new duende album (available May 5!) to the power of storytelling to address the modern-day challenges that threaten our survival as […]