IAP1601 | released March 18, 2016 | October 2015 we found David and Bernhard both in the Hudson Valley of New York, where they were joined in the studio by bass player and producer Jay Nicholas in the village where David and Jay live, definitely a Cool Spring.
David Rothenberg, clarinet, bass clarinet, contralto clarinet
Bernhard Wöstheinrich, keyboards and electronics
Jay Nicholas, bass
David and Bernhard have been playing together for three years, and it happens whenever the two are in the same country.
ECM recording artist David Rothenberg wrote Why Birds Sing, published in six languages and turned into a BBC TV show. He has written other books about making music with whales and bugs, has sixteen CDs out and is working on a book about the nightingales of Berlin and the musicians who play with them.
Jay Nicholas, bass player extraordinaire and legendary studio engineer, has worked at Chung King Studios with the likes of David Bowie, Wyclef Jean, the Neville Brothers and the Wu-Tang Clan.
Performed and recorded by Rothenberg, Wöstheinrich
and Nicholas on B Street, October 2015
Produced, mixed and mastered by Markus Reuter
for Unsung Productions, February 2016
Artwork by Christine Kriegerowski
Special thanks to George $ Bley