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Mike Holober

 

 

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Click Here to listen to the podcast of one of the concerts from the recent project I arranged and conducted for the WDR Big Band with Avishai Cohen and Eli Degibri.

WDR Podcast Index
Eli Degibri: tenor and soprano saxophones
Avishai Cohen: trumpet
Mike Holober : arranger/conductor
WDR Big Band
January 15, 2014, Bayer Erholungshaus, Leverkusen, Germany

:00 Broadcast Intro
:19 Shoohoo (Eli)
10:57 Moderation - Eli interview
13:43 Cuba (Eli)
24:46 Song For a Dying Country (Avishai)
36:28 Flood (Avishai)
50:30 Mika (Eli)

1:00:29 Moderation - Avishai Interview
1:04:20 Wild, Wild, East (Eli)
1:12:30 One Man's Idea (Avishai)
1:24:27 Israeli Song (Eli)
1:35:36 It Could Have Been Uganda (Avishai)

1:46:26 Moderation
1:47:43 Ferrera Napoli (Avishai)
1:54: 06 end
Click Here for photos of the concert.


If you haven't viewed the Westchester Jazz Orchestra's video it is beautifully done and a good way to spend 2 minutes.

Read the New York Times Spotlight on the "Flow" premiere here:
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/28/nyregion/28spotwe.html?ref=nyregion

View the interview I recently did with Gary Walker of WBGO FM here:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Mk2RkTisJg

Read the new interview in the March Issue of Jazz Inside Magazine. I talk about composing "Flow" and the upcoming premiere. You can DOWNLOAD IT HERE

Here is the video of one of the concerts I conducted with the HR Big Band on April 20th in Rüsselsheim, Germany. This is a performance of Colin Towne's arrangements of music of the Mahavishnu orchestra with guest artist drummer Billy Cobham.
A Celebration of the Mahavishnu Orchestra
Billy Cobham - drums

 

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