MAKIHARA / MENESES - Duo:
Based in Philadelphia, USA, MAKIHARA/MENESES, the duo project of percussionist Toshi Makihara and percussionist/midi marimbist Jim Meneses are celebrating a 20-year association with the release of their Sonore CD (title). Makihara and Meneses present dynamic and original Electro acoustic percussion soundscapes, using a variety of conventional and home-made percussion instruments, various discovered and invented sound media, and digital sampling systems. Their virtuosity conveys a spirit full of exciting quick changes and surprises, and presents music with all kinds of unusual sounds and timbres. MAKIHARA/MENESES is one of the most original and unique duos in the realm of experimental free improvised music.
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