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A set of four interactive duos between saxophonist Daunik Lazro and violinist Carlos Zingaro, Hauts plateaux is a consummate lesson in the art of the free duo. Devoid of grandstanding, the two virtuosi explore colors and timbre and the result is a magnificent collage of glorious sound. By the time of this recording, both Lazro and Zingaro had participated in dozens of avant-garde sessions, and this outing was an opportunity to eschew cliché and traditional modes of performing to create new assemblages of magnificent tapestries. Lazro performs mostly on alto, but his baritone saxophone is deep and sonorous. Zingaro's electronics create a stunning backdrop, while his violin soars with creative invention. This CD displays the highest level of improvisation with both players bouncing off beams of creative intensity. A pure delight!


Born: 1948 in Lisbon, Portugal

Genre: Jazz

Years Active: '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s

Since the late 1970s, violinist Carlos "Zingaro" Alves has worked with many of the top improvisers and composers of his time. Born in Portugal, Zingaro studied classical music at his hometown of Lisbon's Music Conservatory from the age of five, until 1965. He was a member of the Lisbon University Chamber Orchestra during the '60s, and in the latter half of the decade formed Plexus, which was the only Portuguese new music group around. Plexus drew from contemporary classical, rock and improvisation,...
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