Monday, April 19, 2010
Trilok Gurtu - Rhythms of the World
Pseudo-Jazz drummer Trilok Gurtu is truly a musician that defies categories. I've been listening to his brand of world/fusion music since high school and have always appreciated his inclusionary approach to music and bringing different musicians together.
Here is a nice documentary that features Trilok Gurtu along with trumpet visionary Don Cherry:
And here is Trilok in a solo feature demonstrating his unique & creative approach to the "drum set" and assorted percussion instruments: