3 Quarks Daily about Piano Transformed


Check out this article about Post-Piano:

“While electronics can completely dominate the production of sound, creating performances that no human could possibly manage on their own, some musicians are using technology to augment their playing. Consider Norwegian pianist Kjetil Husebø’s ‘Piano Transformed,’ from the eponymous 2017 album. Husebø plays the piano but its sounds are then fed into electronics that heavily process the source material, creating a sort of diaphanous context that is at once part of and completely independent of the more conventional sounds to which we are accustomed.” Misha Lepetic, 3 Quarks Daily

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JAZZCD.no 8th Edition


I am proud that the song “Circle” from my album Piano Transformed (2017) has been chosen to be part of the compilation album JAZZCD.no 8th Edition.
Snippets of the Norwegian jazz scene today, produced by Norsk jazzforum in close cooperation with Utenriksdepartementet (Norge) (The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs), Music Norway, and distributed by Norsk jazzforum and through Norwegian embassies and consulate generals all over the world. Available from January 2018.

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Reviews – Kjetil Husebø – Piano Transformed


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Tidningen Kulturen (Bo Bjelvehamma)

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Kjetil Husebø – Piano Transformed


New solo album – Piano Transformed – due for release March 17th 2017 (Norway + digital – worldwide),  Spring 2017 (U.K, Germany and U.S).

Kjetil Husebø: C. Bechstein Grand Piano. Live sampling & Live electronics.

Recorded at Propeller Music Division, Oslo.

Engineer: Mike Hartung / Jacob Dobewall.

Mixed by: Reidar Skår, 7.Etg, Oslo.

Mastered by: Helge Sten, Audio Virus Lab, Oslo.

Cover design: Lucas Dietrich, Berlin.

Photo inside CD digipack: Colin Ventura / Rein Borgen.

Cat. no: OSP007.

Format: CD digipack, digital files.

Distribution: Musikkoperatørene (Norway) / Phonofile (digital – worldwide) / Forced Exposure (U.S) / Discovery Records (U.K) / Galileo (Germany).

Press text (norsk): kjetil-husebo-piano-transformed-norsk

Press text (english) : kjetil-husebo-piano-transformed-english

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