Schroeder, Campello, Godoy: Barely Cool (PFMCD090)

Jeff Kaiser

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Barely Cool
Schroeder / Campello / Godoy

1 Estranho – 2:06
2 Soundweaving – 6:02
3 Rubber Tongue – 9:05
4 Barely Cool – 7:24
5 The Assertive Fog – 6:30
6 Throws – 5:58
7 Chinelas Ferventes – 8:47
8 Whistle and Hustle – 11:57
9 Under a Red Moon – 7:38
10 Barely Cooler – 4:00

Schroeder: Franziska is a saxophonist enthusiastic about new sounds and new approaches to the instrument. Since training in contemporary music in Australia in the late 90s, she has been following a path of improvisation and now mainly plays free improvised musics. Franziska lectures at the Sonic Arts Research Centre in Belfast.

Franziska é uma saxofonista entusiasta de novos sons e possibilidades do instrumento. Desde seu treinamento em música contemporânea na Austrália no final dos anos 90, tem seguido o caminho da improvisação e atualmente foca na improvisação livre. Franziska leciona no Sonic Arts Centre em Belfast.

Campello: Marcos plays (way) out of tune guitar like there’s no tomorrow.

Marcos toca guitarra (absurdamente) desafinada como se não houvesse amanhã.

Godoy: Renato grew up playing among rock bands in Rio de Janeiro. Since early 00’s, he began to incorporate improvisation into his projects, which include Bossal, Muwei and Chinese Cookie Poets.

Renato cresceu tocando em bandas de rock do Rio de Janeiro. Desde o começo dos anos 2000 começou a incorporar a improvisação em seus projetos, dentre os quais destacam-se Bossal, Muwei e Chinese Cookie Poets.

About:

During an ethnographic research project on free improvisation in Brazil, saxophonist Franziska Schroeder met guitarist Marcos Campello and drummer Renato Godoy. The trio joined musical forces in May 2014 at Rio de Janeiro’s Audiorebel recording studio to play and record. “Barely Cool” is the result of a day long musical encounter of the three improvisors.

Durante sua pesquisa etnográfica sobre improvisação livre no Brasil, a saxofonista Franziska Schroeder conheceu o guitarrista Marcos Campello e o baterista Renato Godoy. Em maio de 2014 o trio se juntou no estúdio AudioRebel, no Rio de Janeiro, para uma sessão de improvisação. “Barely Cool” é o resultado desse encontro.

Dates: 19 May 2014
Recorded at Audiorebel, Rio de Janeiro
Engineer:  Pedro Azevedo
Mixed and Mastered by: Marcos Campello
Artwork by: Arthur Lacerda
All Music © Schroeder/Campello/Godoy

“Special thanks to the Higher Education Academy UK (HEA), who enabled Franziska Schroeder’s ethnographic work in Brazil as part of an international fellowship, and to the Sonic Arts Research Centre at Queen’s University Belfast”

pfMENTUM CD090

PFMCD090

Barely Cool, new trio recording from pfMENTUM

Dedicated to creative music—and the musicians that make it. Barely Cool: Schroeder, Campello, Godoy An exciting recording session, with an equally exciting story behind it! From the liner notes: “During an ethnographic research project on free improvisation in Brazil, saxophonist Franziska Schroeder met guitarist Marcos Campello and drummer Renato Godoy. The trio joined musical forces in May 2014 at Rio de …

Barely Cooler

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