Ahimsa Orchestra

Harris Eisenstadt

Ahimsa Orchestra

(Nine Winds) (2004)

PERSONNEL

Tracks 1-3: Steve Adams: C flute; Liz Allbee: trumpet; David Brandt: vibraphone; Kyle Bruckmann: oboe; George Cremaschi: contrabass; Harris Eisenstadt: percussion, composer; Phillip Greenlief: Bb clarinet; Bill Horvitz: electric guitar; Noah Phillips: electric guitar; Sara Schoenbeck: bassoon; Kris Tiner: trumpet; Toyoji Tomita: trombone; Omid Zoufonoun: conductor. Tracks 4-7: Ellen Burr: C flute; Bill Casale: contrabass; Jessica Catron: cello; Alex Cline: percussion; Dan Clucas: trumpet; Harris Eisenstadt: percussion, composer; Vinny Golia: bass clarinet; George McMullen: trombone; Noah Phillips: electric guitar; Sara Schoenbeck: bassoon; Brian Walsh: Bb clarinet; Mark Weaver: tuba; Omid Zoufonoun: conductor.

"...highlights the percussionist/composer's emergence as an artistic force to be reckoned with."

-Rex Butters
All About Jazz

NOTES AND INFO

Ahimsa Orchestra celebrates the active West Coast avant-garde scene with two focused large ensemble suites that also showcase his strengths as a composer.

Track Listing: Non-Violence 1; 2; 3; Relief 1; 2; 3; 4.