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  • George Duke is a multi Grammy Award winning legend. So, when I called him to get a few quick quotes for my France Joli interview (he produced her album 'Witch Of Love') I quickly realized I needed to milk this…
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  • Born in Dallas, Texas and now happily domiciled in Los Angeles, bass player Edwin Livingston could be described as being on the crest of a wave.  His CD 'Transitions' was released in late 2010 and when recently I caught up…
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  •  New Orleans trumpeter Nicholas Payton has never conformed to anyone or anything. Reading his Facebook posts and Twitter “tweets”, you sort of get an idea about how un-traditional he is. He speaks his mind and, should someone attempt to challenge…
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    Adekemi Owens, known professionally and affectionately to music fans as "Kem," has come a long way from Nashville, Tennessee to his current hometown of Detroit, Michigan. So, one figures that is why this musical genius has written and performed songs…
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Barry Romberg

Barry Romberg

The MRC Trio; Hugh Marsh, Barry Romberg, and Rufus Cappadocia is a new and exciting unit thats basis is unique not only in intrumentation, violin, cello and drums, but also in conception, as the groups focus is the art of spontaeneous composition. The music played in this group is 100% improvised.

The idea is to bring together, three eclectic individuals with diverse musical influences to create a musical tapestry that is overwhelmingly vast and can go in any direction at the drop of a hat: < …

29.01.2011

MRC Trio

Published in News Story
Hot on the heels of their recording Tribal Dance the MRC Trio -- Hugh Marsh, Barry Romberg, and Rufus Cappadocia -- National Jazz Award nominee for Best Electric Group, hit the road for their first Canadian tour which will take them from coast to coast.

The MRC Trio is unique not only in its instrumentation -- violin, cello, and drums -- but also in conception as the groups focus is the art of spontaneous composition.

Globe & Mail's Mark Miller describes the group's modus operand …