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Mark Lomax, II

Mark Lomax, II
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Dr. Mark Lomax, II is a drummer, composer, and teacher at Ohio State University. He has worked extensively as a sideman with other artists as well as leading his own trio and quartet.
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http://www.marklomaxii.com
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Releases on file (11)
Mark Lomax / Ngoma Lungundu — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.1 - The First Ankhcestor Mark Lomax / Ngoma Lungundu — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.1 - The First Ankhcestor
(CFG Multimedia, 2019, CD)
The Mark Lomax Quartet — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.2 - Song of the Dogon The Mark Lomax Quartet — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.2 - Song of the Dogon
(CFG Multimedia, 2019, CD)
The Mark Lomax Quartet — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.3 - Dance of the Orishas The Mark Lomax Quartet — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.3 - Dance of the Orishas
(CFG Multimedia, 2019, CD)
The Mark Lomax Quartet — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.4 - The Coming The Mark Lomax Quartet — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.4 - The Coming
(CFG Multimedia, 2019, CD)
The Mark Lomax Trio — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.6 - Up South: Conversations on Amerikkkan Idealism The Mark Lomax Trio — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.6 - Up South: Conversations on Amerikkkan Idealism
(CFG Multimedia, 2019, CD)
Mark Lomax, II / U Celli — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.7 - Four Women Mark Lomax, II / U Celli — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.7 - Four Women
(CFG Multimedia, 2019, CD)
Mark Lomax, II & the Urban Art Ensemble — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.8 - Blues in August Mark Lomax, II & the Urban Art Ensemble — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.8 - Blues in August
(CFG Multimedia, 2019, CD)
The Mark Lomax Trio — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.10 - Ankh & the Tree of Life The Mark Lomax Trio — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.10 - Ankh & the Tree of Life
(CFG Multimedia, 2019, CD)
Mark Lomax, II / The Ogún Meji Duo — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.11 - Spirits of the Egungun Mark Lomax, II / The Ogún Meji Duo — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.11 - Spirits of the Egungun
(CFG Multimedia, 2019, CD)
Mark Lomax, II — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.12 - Afrika United Mark Lomax, II — 400: An Afrikan Epic, Vol.12 - Afrika United
(CFG Multimedia, 2019, CD)
The Mark Lomax Trio — Isis and Osiris The Mark Lomax Trio — Isis and Osiris
(Inarhyme IR-1007, 2014, CD)

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2019-03-03
Seaprog 2019 Lineup Almost Complete – The Seaprog festival in Seattle is scheduled for June 7-9 this year, and they've announced their lineup of performers. The revitalized Trettioåriga Kriget will cap Friday night, perennial favorites Marbin are on Saturday, and District 97 will finish off the fest on Sunday night. In support, they've booked a stellar variety of artists from the Northwest and around the world, including EchoTest, Markus Reuter and Trey Gunn, and the live debut of the amazing Troot project. » Read more

2019-02-21
You Can Be Part of an Ambient Electronic Project – The Gesture of History is a new electronic project put together by Sam Rosenthal of Black Tape for a Blue Girl, Steve Roach, and violist Sam Shadow. The music started as an instrumental track Rosenthal was working on for a Black Tape album, but took on a life of its own and demanded further enhancements. The majority of the funds raised will go to manufacturing costs for LP and CD editions, as well as other items as detailed on the Kickstarter page. » Read more

2019-01-31
Keyboardist Ingo Bischof R.I.P. – Keyboard player Ingo Bischof, best known as the longtime keyboard player of German band Kraan, passed away on January 29th, 2019. Bischof was born January 2, 1951 in Berlin-Kreuzberg and joined Kraan in 1975. » Read more

2019-01-11
Jazz Composer Mark Lomax, II Releases Epic 12CD Set – In addition to being a fine jazz drummer, Dr. Mark Lomax, II is a composer in residence at Ohio State University, where he has been very busy on the compositional front. The year 2019 is the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first ship bringing African slaves to North America, and in commemoration of this, Lomax has produced 400: An Afrikan Epic, a 12 volume set of CDs featuring a variety of different musical ensembles. » Read more

2019-01-02
Chicago-Based Surabhi Ensemble Tours the World in January – Surabhi Ensemble was formed more than a decade ago in Chicago with the aim of bringing together musicians from varying traditions to make music. Saraswathi Ranganathan, who plays veena, assembled a cast that includes Arabic oud, Spanish guitar, and percussion from Africa and India. This month, the group will be sharing their sounds with concert-goers in Southeast Asia, Europe, and Africa. » Read more


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