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Active for roughly a dozen years, the Microscopic Septet was widely recognized as "New York's Most Famous Unknown Band." The group started with a basic reeds-and-rhythm texture that was sonically similar to the sound of the Swing Era. However, they employed this texture to address a widely eclectic range of styles, from free-form music to R&B, reggae, rhumbas and ragtime. The result was a brilliant blend of fresh-sounding orchestration ideas and inspired soloing. Along with Don Byron and former… read more

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  • Avatar for larrybob
    Check out their kickstarter page where they're preparing to record arrangements of [artist]Thelonious Monk[/artist]: http://kck.st/dbwApy
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    Yey

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