Matthew Putman: Music
(Danel Carter, Demian Richardson, Jason Candler,Matthew Putman)
While not initially recorded as Etudes, these 20 short pieces (5 of which are featured on this website), express an intent which an etude does. Unlike traditional classical form, these were developed organically, and collaboratively through free imporvisation. The musicians featured on these recordings created an ensemble, where each instrument was respected, but the atmosphere was the most important element.
Demian Richardson – Trumpet
Daniel Carter- flute, trumpet, tenor saxophone, clarinet, alto saxophone, soprano saxophone
Jason Candler- bass clarinet, alto clarinet, alto saxophone
Matthew Putman – piano