Sixteen Camels is a New York-based band leaded by the italian composer and keyboard player Daniele Del Monaco.The project started out from the collaboration between Del Monaco and Marco Cappelli, Ken Filiano and Satoshi Takeishi. Fay Victor completes the band as as lead vocal and front-woman.
(Italiano) 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
Mescalina.it intervista Daniele Del Monaco e Valerio Borgianelli
some pictures from The Zone
Daniele Del Monaco, compositore e pianista, è nato a Roma nel 1977.
Batterista/percussionista, compositore di musica improvvisata, artista multimediale. Sperimenta scritture poetico-scenico-sonore ed elabora dispositivi/strategie di produzione musicale.
Articola un percorso di studio e di ricerca ai margini di arte e filosofia. Attraversa jazz, musiche etniche e sperimentazione contemporanea. Suona musiche non convenzionali.
Theodosii Spassov was born on March 4th, 1961. He began his early training on the kaval at the Kotel Music School and The Academy of Music and Dance in Plovdiv/Bulgaria. The kaval, an eight-hole wooden “shepherd” flute, is one of the oldest Instruments in Europe, rich in tone and technical possibilities. Theodosii Spassov has developed his own unique style of playing the instrument by synthesizing traditional folklore with jazz, fusion and classical music.
1959 born in Berlin. 1980 formation of the group “Einstürzende Neubauten”, as lead vocalist. From 1984 to 2003, guitarist of “Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds”.