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9 Horses

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9 Horses is a chamber jazz group from the United States, consisting of composer and mandolinist Joseph Brent, violinist Sara Caswell, and bassist Andrew Ryan, originating from New York City. [1]

38 relations: Avant-garde jazz, Bloomington, Indiana, Bluegrass music, Chamber jazz, Chamber music, Clarinet, Classical music, Colorado, Concert Artists Guild, Contemporary classical music, David Krakauer, Denver, Esperanza Spalding, Experimental music, Fugue, Ike Sturm, Indie rock, Jayme Stone, Jazz, Joseph Brent, Kishi Bashi, Mandolin, Mannes School of Music, Middle Eastern music, Musical improvisation, New York (state), New York City, Pearl and the Beard, Queens, Regina Spektor, Rhythm and blues, Rock music, San Francisco Symphony, Sara Caswell, Sunnyside Records, Tampa, Florida, The New York Times, WFMT.

Avant-garde jazz

Avant-garde jazz (also known as avant-jazz) is a style of music and improvisation that combines avant-garde art music and composition with jazz.

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Bloomington, Indiana

Bloomington is a city in and the county seat of Monroe County in the southern region of the U.S. state of Indiana.

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Bluegrass music

Bluegrass music is a form of American roots music named after Kentucky mandolin player and songwriter Bill Monroe's band, the Bluegrass Boys 1939-96, and furthered by musicians who played with him, including 5-string banjo player Earl Scruggs and guitarist Lester Flatt, or who simply admired the high-energy instrumental and vocal music Monroe's group created, and carried it on into new bands, some of which created subgenres (Progressive Bluegrass, Newgrass, Dawg Music etc.). Bluegrass is influenced by the music of Appalachia and other styles, including gospel and jazz.

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Chamber jazz

Chamber jazz is a genre of jazz involving small, acoustic-based ensembles where group interplay is important.

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Chamber music

Chamber music is a form of classical music that is composed for a small group of instruments—traditionally a group that could fit in a palace chamber or a large room.

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The clarinet is a musical-instrument family belonging to the group known as the woodwind instruments.

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Classical music

Classical music is art music produced or rooted in the traditions of Western culture, including both liturgical (religious) and secular music.

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Colorado is a state of the United States encompassing most of the southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains.

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Concert Artists Guild

The Concert Artists Guild is an American musical institution, based in New York City and established in 1951.

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Contemporary classical music

Contemporary classical music can be understood as belonging to the period that started in the mid-1970s to early 1990s, which includes modernist, postmodern, neoromantic, and pluralist music.

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David Krakauer

David Krakauer (born September 22, 1956) is an American clarinetist raised and based in New York, NY.

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Denver, officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado.

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Esperanza Spalding

Esperanza Emily Spalding (born October 18, 1984) is an American jazz bassist and singer.

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Experimental music

Experimental music is a general label for any music that pushes existing boundaries and genre definitions.

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In music, a fugue is a contrapuntal compositional technique in two or more voices, built on a subject (a musical theme) that is introduced at the beginning in imitation (repetition at different pitches) and which recurs frequently in the course of the composition.

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Ike Sturm

Ike Sturm (born 29 June 1978 in Wisconsin) is a bassist, composer, and bandleader in New York.

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Indie rock

Indie rock is a genre of rock music that originated in the United Kingdom in the 1970s.

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Jayme Stone

Jayme Stone is a Canadian banjoist, composer and producer who makes music inspired by sounds from around the world.

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Jazz is a music genre that originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans, United States, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and developed from roots in blues and ragtime.

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Joseph Brent

Joseph Frederick Brent (born April 6, 1976) is an American composer, mandolinist, multi-instrumentalist, and teacher.

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Kishi Bashi

Kaoru Ishibashi (born November 4, 1975), who performs as Kishi Bashi, is an American singer, multi-instrumentalist, and songwriter.

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A mandolin (mandolino; literally "small mandola") is a stringed musical instrument in the lute family and is usually plucked with a plectrum or "pick".

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Mannes School of Music

Mannes School of Music is a music conservatory in The New School.

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Middle Eastern music

Middle Eastern music spans across a vast region, from Morocco to Iran.

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Musical improvisation

Musical improvisation (also known as musical extemporization) is the creative activity of immediate ("in the moment") musical composition, which combines performance with communication of emotions and instrumental technique as well as spontaneous response to other musicians.

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New York (state)

New York is a state in the northeastern United States.

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New York City

The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

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Pearl and the Beard

Pearl and the Beard was a folk-pop trio from New York City.

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Queens is the easternmost and largest in area of the five boroughs of New York City.

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Regina Spektor

Regina Ilyinichna Spektor (Реги́нa Ильи́нична Спе́ктор,; born February 18, 1980) is a Russian-born American singer-songwriter and pianist.

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Rhythm and blues

Rhythm and blues, commonly abbreviated as R&B, is a genre of popular music that originated in African American communities in the 1940s.

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Rock music

Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.

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San Francisco Symphony

The San Francisco Symphony (SFS), founded in 1911, is an American orchestra based in San Francisco, California.

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Sara Caswell

Sara Caswell is an American violinist who has worked with 9 Horses, Esperanza Spalding, and David Krakauer.

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Sunnyside Records

Sunnyside Records is an American jazz record company and label.

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Tampa, Florida

Tampa is a major city in, and the county seat of, Hillsborough County, Florida, United States.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

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WFMT is an FM radio station in Chicago, Illinois, featuring a format of fine arts, classical music programming, and shows exploring such genres as folk and jazz.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/9_Horses

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