Posts Tagged: Poppy Ackroyd

A Denovali Trio: Poppy Ackroyd, Carlos Cipa, Dale Cooper Quartet & the Dictaphones + Witxes

Three albums in three weeks from Denovali, a very active November!  The new slate includes piano-based albums from Poppy Ackroyd and Carlos Cipa, and a split work from Dale Cooper Quartet & the Dictaphones + Witxes, each reworking the other’s music. Pianist/violinist Poppy Ackroyd is

A Denovali Trio: Poppy Ackroyd, Carlos Cipa, Dale Cooper Quartet & the Dictaphones + Witxes

Three albums in three weeks from Denovali, a very active November!  The new slate includes piano-based albums from Poppy Ackroyd and Carlos Cipa, and a split work from Dale Cooper Quartet & the Dictaphones + Witxes, each reworking the other’s music. Pianist/violinist Poppy Ackroyd is

Poppy Ackroyd ~ Escapement

On her enchanting debut, Poppy Ackroyd makes the most of her favorite instruments, turning them into virtual drums, harps and bells, while retaining their popular timbres.  That’s not a drum machine we hear; it’s a drumstick or hand on wood.  On Escapement, Ackroyd escapes

Poppy Ackroyd ~ Escapement

On her enchanting debut, Poppy Ackroyd makes the most of her favorite instruments, turning them into virtual drums, harps and bells, while retaining their popular timbres.  That’s not a drum machine we hear; it’s a drumstick or hand on wood.  On Escapement, Ackroyd escapes