Erik Friedlander

All photos of John Zorn by mmpicture

John Zorn is one of my favorite musician, composer, arranger and record producer (tzadik). Seen him with a lot of projects: Cobra, Dreamers, Masada String Trio, Electric Masada, Painkiller, Acoustic Masada, Masada Sextet, Bar Kokhba, Couple projects playing The Book of Angels. Zorn is a prolific artist: he has hundreds of album credits as performer, […]

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Erik Friedlander broken arm trio photos

In 1949 Oscar Pettiford broke his arm playing baseball. He could still move his fingers even though his arm was in a sling, so he began experimenting with a cello a friend had lent to him. He tuned the cello like a bass only an octave higher and later made history recording a series of […]

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