Tonight @ Beat Research!
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We’ll be using the Akai MPC to recreate a thousand years of musical confluences produced by Andalusian ida y vuelta, re-imagined through the prism of hip-hop. With Flamenco and Arab music as the main characters, the story features interjections from India, North Africa and Latina America, plus breakbeats that go Boom Boom Bap.
here’s a taste, no “samples” on this one, just jammin w/ musicians inna andalucia —
here’s another, from a freestilo session —
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