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Quentin Angus - Perception

Quentin Angus - Perception
Australian guitarist Quentin Angus has been described by critics as; "Fresh, sophisticated, vibrant and formidable"- All About Jazz, "The future of jazz composition"- Paul Williams (ASCAP), "Stellar Playing"- John Abercrombie, "Jazz guitar prodigy"- John McBeath (The Australian).

Angus has received much international and national recognition, including; three 'International Downbeat Magazine Music Awards' in the categories of 'Jazz Soloist' (2012), and 'Jazz Composition' (2011/ 2012), two consecutive 'ASCAP Young Jazz Composer Awards' (2012/ 2013), was one of 20 musicians from around the globe selected for both the 2011 and 2013 'Betty Carter Jazz Ahead Residency' (directed by Jason Moran), and received the 2012 'Award for Excellence in Jazz' at the 'APRA Art Music Awards', held at the Sydney Opera House.

Quentin has two, critically acclaimed albums to his name; 'Retrieval Structure' (2011), and 'Perception' (2013). Both CDs were 'featured albums' on ABC Jazz Radio, 'Downloads of the Day' at AllAboutJazz, and 'Perception' occupied the #2 spot at CMJ (College Music Journal) in the CDs 'add week' into the USA jazz radio charts.

About this track...

An impressionistic piano introduction, leading into a soft, melancholy and melodic theme, before building to enter a hard hitting unison riff section. A bass and drum feature follows before the song tapers of, slowly building again to finish with a bang.

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Number Of People In Act 5 Piece
State/Territory Artist Is Based In SA
City/Town/Region Artist Is Based In New York
Taken From The Release Titled Perception
Copyright Holder's Name Quentin Angus
Publisher APRA
Media Servicing Date 2013-06-18
Main Genre Jazz
Genre 2 World
Contains explicit lyrics or themes that may offend some listeners No
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