Dirk K meets Ra Kalam Bob Moses
For immediate release:
Dirk K meets Ra Kalam Bob Moses, a new innovative original music project featuring Dirk K on guitar and legendary Ra Kalam Bob Moses on drums, percussion and bass. The music features seven original compositions. The total album length is about 38 minutes, perfect for a release on Vinyl. Unique soundscapes, odd meters, a touch of world music, but still in the realm of Jazz.
Below please find a video teaser and a music player including the finished recording.
The album has been recorded remotely in Quincy, MA and Las Vegas, NV during the 2020, 2021 pandemic.
A partial list of stellar musicians Ra-Kalam Bob Moses has worked and/or recorded with both as a leader and a sideman includes: Charles Mingus, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Jim Pepper, Larry Coryell, The Free Spirits, Dave Liebman, Gary Burton, Keith Jarrett, Steve Swallow, Pat Metheny, Lyle Mays, Paul Bley, Herbie Hancock, Jack DeJohnette, Jaco Pastorius, Hal Galper, Michael Brecker, Randy Brecker, Steve Kuhn, Sheila Jordan, Bobby McFerrin, Dave Sanborn, Bill Frisell, Eddie Gomez, Don Alias, John Scofield, Terumasa Hino, Dave Holland, Charlie Haden, Hermeto Pascoal, Jovinos Santos Neto, Danilo Perez, David Sanchez, Chucho Valdes, Jimmy Slyde, Savion Glover, Gregory Hines, Stan Strickland, Tiger Okoshi,Nana Vasconcelos, Obo Addy, John Medeski, Vernon Reid, DJ Logic, Badal Roy, Robert Pinsky, Sam Rivers, Pharoah Sanders, free master guitar genius Tisziji Muñoz, and many others. More info @ Native Pulse
World renowned drummer
Ra-Kalam Bob Moses
Dirk K, originally from Germany, is an accomplished guitarist, whose career began in the early 1990s. Releasing 17 CDs as a Recording Artist on Sony, Bellaphon, Fuzzy Music and on his own independent label DIP Records. In addition he recorded 12 CD’s with original projects such as Lockout Station, Quartet Equinox, Das Überschall, Acoustic Journey, etc.. He performed and recorded with renowned artists such as Randy Brecker, Peter Erskine, Toots Thielemans, Dave Weckl, Brandon Fields, Alan Pasqua, Marc Johnson, Terri Lyne Carrington, Gary Meek, Rick Braun, Paul Tayler, Eric Marienthal, Darryl Williams, C.C. Thomas Jr., Al Turner, and many more.
Touring the USA and Europe many times with his band featuring trumpeter Randy Brecker and saxophonist Andy Middleton and pianist Alan Pasqua, he also toured with Das Überschall, Quartet Equinox and with Joe McBride’s Band and many more. Info @ dirkk.com