Sonic x zeena
General Rating. Download Submission. Sonic the Hedgehog.
Zeena Parkins was born in in Detroit, Michigan. As a multi-instrumentalist, composer and performer, she explores the boundary zones between the conscious and the unconscious. Parkins unites the powers of an extraordinary performer and improviser with those of the visionary composer who often works in a combination of media; all in sonic, she embodies a broad palette of musical forms of expression, from free improvisation to contemporary composition and Noise to avant-garde pop, as well as music for film and dance. After studying the arts at the University of Michigan and at Bard College dance, piano and harpher early career was primarily dedicated to Improvisation. As the accordionist for a theatre group she began touring Europe, where between and 83 she met Chris Cutler, Dagmar Krause and Phil Minton, as well as Lindsay Cooper and other members of the Feminist Improvising Group, which inspired her. In Parkins moved to New York, where she became involved in intensive collaborations with a zeena musicians from the influential Downtown scene, which at the time was tearing down any and all boundaries between improvisation, new music, rock and jazz.
|Eyes colour:||I’ve got enormous brown eyes|
|Sign of the zodiac:||Sagittarius|
|What I like to listen:||Rock|