The Sixteen Camels Band è il nuovo progetto di Daniele Del Monaco che coinvolge una band newyorkese formata da Fay Victor, Marco Cappelli, Ken Filiano, Satoshi Takeishie e lo stesso Del Monaco
6 novembre 2018, Parco della musica di Roma, Sala Petrassi, RomaEuropa Festival, The Zone by Daniele Del Monaco featuring Marco Cappelli, Daniele Del Monaco, Ken Filiano, Marc Ribot, Fay Victor
some videos from Douglass Recordings in Brooklyn
On 4 February 2018, we will perform Psychoplum! at Barbès, in Brooklyn. This preview will be only a first step for a great journey!
Satoshi Takeishi, drummer, percussionist, and arranger is a native of Mito, Japan. While at Berklee he developed an interest in the music of South America and went to live in Colombia following the invitation of a friend. He spent four years there and forged many musical and personal relationships. His interest expanded to the rhythms and melodies of the Middle East where he studied and performed with Armenian-American oud master Joe Zeytoonian. Since moving to New York in 1991 he has performed and recorded in vast variety of genre, from world music, jazz, contemporary classical music to experimental electronic music.
Ken Filiano (born 1952) is an American jazz and orchestral bassist based in Brooklyn, New York.
Since the 1970s, Filiano has played or recorded with Anthony Braxton, Fred Ho, Nels Cline, Bill Dixon, Fay Victor, and others. Filiano is on the teaching roster at the New School in New York. He teaches master classes in bass and improvisation and has a private studio in Brooklyn.