Five tracks by the Dutch composer and poet, the subject of this month's Invisible Jukebox article, tested by Philip Clark.
Jaap Blonk is a vocal improvisor, self-taught composer and poet. Inspired by Kurt Schwitter's sound poem, Ursonate and American free jazz, Blonk has been performing since the early 70s and has worked with The Ex, Mats Gustafsson, Joan La Barbara, Michael Zerang, John Tchicai, Tristan Honsinger and many others.
from Keynote Dialogues
excerpt from a concert in Basel, Switzerland with Carl Ludwig Hübsch (tuba) and Claus van Bebber (turntables), 4 October, 2012.
from Mixed From Heaven
(forthcoming on Plant Migration)
from Songs Of Little Sleep
from a forthcoming album (as yet untitled). With Juan Pablo Villa (voice), Fernando Vigueras (guitar) and Chris Cogburn (percussion), Mexico City, 26 October 2012.