Julia Kent

2013-03-07 10:27:00 UTC
Julia Kent

Julia Kent was born in Vancouver, Canada, and studied cello at Indiana University, Bloomington. She has performed and/or recorded with many artists and ensembles, including

[ Antony and the Johnsons ] [ Burnt Sugar ] [ The Angels Of Light ] [ Larsen ] [ Backworld ] [ Jarboe ] [ Devendra Banhart ] [ Angela McCluskey ] [ Leona Naess ] [ Teddy Thompson ] [ Rufus Wainwright ] and (sometime around the Pleistocene era) Rasputina.

[ DummyMag ] - Freedom is a vital thing in musical expression, and from label intervention, to listener expectations and assumptions, to the potentially enslaving confines of genre and style, its constriction can take many different forms. While Julia Kent’s third LP ‘Character’, released on The Leaf Label this week, will be pigeon-holed as being “modern classical”, such a claim could easily be reductionist – and complicated in relation to a musician who, having trained classically, “fled that world and never looked back”. Featuring just Kent, her cello, and the array of instrumentation and found sounds that are so integral to fully embodying ‘Character’, it’s an album packed with open-ended possibility. And through this free expression, as an inevitable by-product, even when ‘Character’ is reaching for dense layers of sound and building an orchestra of looped Julia Kents, this is a work of the kind of intimacy that could only be achieved by an artist really occupying a space of their own.

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Julia Kent - Character Artist - Julia Kent Album - Character [ 10 Out Of 10 ] Release Date - 2013 Genre - Instrumental, Cello, Contemporary-classic, Mod-classical, Experimental Tracklist 01. Ebb 2:52 02. Transportation 4:39 03. Flicker 3:40 04. Tourbillon 3:16 05. Fall 4:30 06. Kingdom 4:53 07. Only Child 4:24 08. Intent 4:21 09. Salute 4:28 10. Nina And Oscar 3:44 11. Transportation (Delivered By Roll The Dice) 8:21 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- BANDCAMP Julia Kent - Character -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Artist - Julia Kent Album - Green and Grey Release Date - 2011 Genre - Instrumental, Cello, Contemporary-classic, Mod-classical, Experimental [ BRILLIANT ] Tracklist 01 – Pleiades 02 – Ailanthus 03 – The Toll 04 – Acquario 05 – Tithonos 06 – Guarding The Invitations 07 – Overlook 08 – A Spire 09 – Missed 10 – Dear Mr. Twombly 11 – Wake Low -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- BANDCAMP Julia Kent - Green and Grey FILEFACTORY Julia Kent - Green and Grey -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Artist - Julia Kent Album - Last Day In July Release Date - 2010 Genre - Instrumental, Cello, Contemporary-classic, Mod-classical, Experimental [ BRILLIANT ] Tracklist 1 Ground 3:11 2 Ailanthus 4:56 3 Last Day in July 5:03 4 Carapace 3:30 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- BANDCAMP Julia Kent - Last Day In July FILEFACTORY Julia Kent - Last Day In July -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- julia-kent-delay Artist - Julia Kent Album - Delay Release Date - 2007 Genre - Instrumental, Cello, Contemporary-classic, Mod-classical, Experimental [ BRILLIANT ] Tracklist 01. Gardermoen 02. Idlewild 03. Elmas 04. Barajas 05. Fontanarossa 06. Arlanda 07. Dorval 08. Venizelos 09. Schiphol 10. Tempelhof 11. Malpensa -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- BANDCAMP Julia Kent - Delay FILEFACTORY Julia Kent - Delay Password - SirensSound.blogspot.com -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Clogs ~ Jóhann Jóhannsson ~ Défilé des Âmes ~ Clint Mansell ~ Rafael Anton Irisarri -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Julia Kent --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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