Avreeayl Ra is a master percussionist and creator of a holistically rooted approach to sound, collaboration, time, movement, and communication. He is a philosopher and teacher, powerfully generous and persistently challenging.
Working together since 2008, El is a Sound of Joy is a collective of improvisors, instrument makers, recordists, composers, and field workers.
released May 15, 2017
Avreeayl Ra - percussion
Will Faber- guitar, flute, and bidiga
Rob Frye- sax, flute, bass clarinet, bells
Alex Inglizian - keyboards, radio, and electronics
Ben Lamar Gay - cornet, voice, bells
Steve Ptacek - percussion
Recorded September 2nd, 2014 at Experimental Sound Studio by Alex Inglizian
Mixed by El is a Sound of Joy
Mastered by Alex Inglizian, May 2017
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