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Paolo Angeli teaches us about multitasking

He invented this instrument, the technique to play it, and assembled the electronics to go along with it. Fred Frith wrote the original music, but Paolo Angeli has his own ideas about how it should sound.

by Jon Davis, Published 2016-02-15


Filed under: Video

Related artist(s): Paolo Angeli, Fred Frith

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