9 Volt Circuistry is an unlikely collaboration between 2 accomplished band leaders: trombonist, New York City native Rick Parker and Israeli guitarist Eyal Maoz. Combined, these two musicians have released 8 CD's as leaders on such well renowned record labels as Tzadik, Fresh Sound New Talent, Piadrum and Ayler Records. Their own bands have performed at major venues including the Montreal Jazz Festival, Williamsburg Jazz Festival, Red Sea Jazz Festival, Somers Point Jazz Festival, the Stone, 55 Bar, Blues Alley, National Gallery of Art and countless others. In addition, the two are in demand sidemen having performed along side the likes of John Zorn, Tim Berne, John Medeski, Frank Lacy to name just a few. Parkerʼs use of electronics with the trombone combined with Maozʼs unique approach to guitar and effects results in a music that is a synthesis electronic experimental, rock, jazz and neoclassical minimalism. The trio is usually completed by drummer Yonadav Halevy or Ziv Ravitz, both of whom can be found crossing genres of music and the globe with their unique rhythmic talents.
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Previous shows include:
Ibeam/NYSWU Trombone Festival
Konceptions Series at Korzo
58 N 6 Media Labs
Added by Eyal Maoz on November 26, 2010