1. A saxophonist, Evan Parker leads the Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Septet in a set of improvisations.

    In the interview, Parker talks about his work, the process of choosing collaborators, potential errors of self-perception, and FEEDBACK in all its forms!

    Evan Shaw Parker (born 5 April 1944) is a British saxophone player who plays free jazz. Recording and performing prolifically with many collaborators, Parker was a pivotal figure in the development of European free jazz and free improvisation. He has pioneered or substantially expanded an array of extended techniques. Critic Ron Wynn describes Parker as "[a]mong Europe's most innovative and intriguing saxophonists...his solo sax work isn't for the squeamish."

    Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Septet:

    Evan Parker, saxophones
    George Lewis, trombone and electronics
    Ikue Mori, electronics
    Ned Rothenberg, clarinets, shakuhachi
    Peter Evans, trumpet
    Okkung Lee, cello
    Sam Pluta, electronics

    Aired on rTV: 2013
    Performance: Sept. 30, 2013
    Produced by Jim Staley
    Directed by Matthew Mehlan
    Edited by Wolfgang Daniel

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