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Listen: Yair Elazar Glotman live recording

September 2015

Stream an exclusive recording of a performance by Yair Elazar Glotman aka Ketev

This solo contrabass recording by Yair Elazar Glotman (aka Ketev) was made on 18 August at the musician’s home studio in Berlin. Glotman says this live set “works at the crossroads between improvisation and composed material,” and is derived from his most recent album Études (out on Subtext), consisting of ten solo contrabass pieces that utilise the instrument’s hidden resonances, physical vibrations and overall acoustic dynamic range.

During 2015, Glotman, both under his real name and the Ketev moniker, is a participating artist of the SHAPE platform for innovative music and audiovisual art. As part of the project, he will perform at various festivals in the following months: The Hague’s TodaysArt (25 September), Graz’s Musikprotokoll (8 October), Marseille's RIAM (17) and Ljubljana's Sonica (213 November).


Very nice!


great stuff. shame you didn't mention his appearance during the Bozar Electronic Arts festival held in Brussels. He'll play during a night curated by Subtext on October 9th and will also feature Paul Jebanasam, Eric Holm, james Ginzburg, Joanie Lemercier.
More info here:

with kind regards

marc jacobs

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