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composer and creator is Dan
is a multi-talented Pianist/Percussionist virtuoso that
has applied much of his technical prowess to the music
on this new CD. It's taken Dan 13 years to finally allow
himself the time, breaking away from film music in order
to feature his skills at writing Jazz-Rock Fusion again.
He brings eliments of his film music experience into
the Jazz-Rock Fusion format in very unique ways combining
it with well arranged orchestration. But even beyond
all this, he's invited a few friends along to
his work... | |
Featured on Tracks
is electric guitarist, Ivan
Ivan's personal guitar tastes in style lean towards
heavy Tech-Rock which is precisely why he fit so well
into the musical scheme of Anomalies.
to play guitar developed during the 1980s. As a
result he went straight to learning technique, licks and
styles of the infamous genre of guitarists known
as "Shredders." He combines that with keen awareness
of touch and feel much like a blues player but yet,
the forward aggressiveness of a rock guitarist. Dynamics,
melody, song and structure are what Ivan feels
defines the music that he writes and plays. "Ivan
great pride in knowing exactly what he's playing.
a terrific ear for hearing subtleties that many other
cannot. That together with his technical ability to
make him a devastatingly great guitar player and one
I am very proud to have perform on my music." Having
studied with "Favored
and a former member of Christian Rock Band "Just
Ivan Romero can now be seen on "You
a studio session recorded recently. He
has only just begun to define his place amoung his peers
in music. Feel free to look him up as this is one guitarist
that you will undoubtedly be hearing much more
from in the future. | |
the music on this CD to show contrast, Dan decided
to include a selection highlighting vocals. Singer/Songwriter,
accepted Dan's invitation
to come up with a brilliant performance for Track
performed and recorded with many female vocalists
in the past but none Ive ever worked with compare
to the versatility that Rhonda shows. I was very
with the end result of our working together on my
release. She is a true professional."
as a singer/songwriter not limited to Rock, Folk,
R&B and Blues has earned her J-P
Folks award's "Best
Americana CD of the year"
in 2001, 2 nominatons for
R & B songs of the year"
in 2002, Winner of the
and nominated in 2 categories, "Best
Vocalist" & "Best
at the 2005 New
Mexico Independant Music
Rhonda's single, "We
Might Never Feel This
was recorded by "Phoebe
LP. The "Rhonda
can be heard performing live on a regular basis in the
East Coast tri-state area.
Visit Rhonda's page on MySpace
to find out what she's
up to and where she's playing next and hear cuts from
her lastest release, "So Many
Oceans." | |
To incorporate yet another dimension into Anomalies,
Dan Pinto wanted to preserve a natural eliment of Jazz
this release and invited the multi-talented John
perform on two selections. The contrast between the two
pieces shows just how talented John can be, switching
between Soprano Sax, Flute and Clarinet for what
was a modern Jazz feel on Track
to a truly unique
eliment using Alto Saxophone in a heavy Jazz-Rock
and Blues fusion piece on Track
Born in Montclair, N.J., acquiring a BM in music
John Asti's musical background has given him
great opportunity to play with some of the best names
in Jazz! He's performed live in concert with Manny
extremely honored to have John perform on my material.
He's played with some of the best in the
for good reason. I am very greatful for him having
his knowledge and experience in Jazz which added so
much more to the Anomalies
Asti is always
performing. His touring experience in the past has
taken him on the road with "The
Glenn Miller Orchestra,"
"The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra," Broadway
Christ Superstar," "The Colorado
Symphony," "Steve Allen," "Steve & Edie Gormet,"
Damone," "Mel Torme"
John has performed Bernstein's
The Water Front."
been in National tours of "Damn
is a well established and skilled photographer
from Toijala, Finland and a very experienced
individual on the subjects of Nature including
Auroras, Rainbows, Clouds and Thunderstorms.
He won the "Nordly's
Northern Lights" "Photo
of the Year"
in 2002 with an absolutely stunning shot
and has taken some of the most awe inspiring photos
of these subjects that you'll ever want to see. Tom
is a leader of Finnish Storm Chasers and loving the outdoors
has a passion for Auroras. To view his work and
read up on some amazing subjects of Nature, please feel
free to visit his website at Aurora
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