Musicus Concentus

Peter Brötzmann – Paal Nilssen

Evento inserito nella rassegna Crescendo 2013

In the beautiful scenery of the Marini Museum in Florence, the unique duo that combines German saxophonist Peter Brötzmann Norwegian drummer Paal Nilssen-Love is the event that opens the concerts of “Crescendo” 2013.
Peter Brötzmann and Paal Nilssen-Love played together for the first time in 1998. Since then the two have collaborated in many groups, amongst them Hairy Bones, Roma trio, Ada trio, The Chicago Tentet and not least as duo. The duo has toured several times in Europe, played concerts in Japan and USA. The Oslo based record label, Smalltown Supersound has released two CDs, “SweetSweat” from 2008 and “Woodcuts” from 2010.
One of their favorite combination of instruments, sax & drums, sees the two in a challenging setting. This duo will provide an energy outlet out of the ordinary where grounding in generation and tradition ceases. This is music of today where life experience and youthful energy against each other in respect, trust, and a risky challenge of each other’s expressions and stamina.