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bass+mandolin - Onward

By Mandolin Cafe
July 20, 2011 - 7:45 am

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bass+mandolin - Onward

bass+mandolin - Onward

Brian Oberlin (mandolin) and Josh Feinberg (upright bass) comprise duo bass+mandolin and have released a new recording entitled Onward.

Onward is a mix of original compositions and selections that move through new acoustic styles that vary from traditional American to classical and jazz.

Invention #13 (BWV 784)
Canzonetta (KV 527)
The Girl I Left Behind Me
Pulga Arremessa (Flea Flicker)
Invention #15 (BWV 786)
The Bluest Of Skies
Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy (Op. 71A)

Additional information:
Duo web site
Purchase: From iTunes


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November 20, 2011 08:27 AM
This is an incredible recording! The musicianship is stellar, the song selection is diverse but with a cohesive thread throughout. Brian Oberlin's mandolin chops are spectacular, in the same league as the big boys - Grismanesque, I would venture to say, but with his own unique style and voice on the instrument. The musical chemistry and interplay between the bass and mandolin is nothing less than stunning. Both of these musicians deserve a wider audience - check it out!!
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