Multi-instrumentalist, improviser, composer and visual artist Alfred Harth was born near Frankfurt/Main in Germany. He first recorded at age twenty with the free music ensemble Just Music which was issued on ECM (1002). In the late ’70s, he became interested in punk music and in addition to a regularly-working duo with multi-instrumentalist Heiner Goebbels, he played in punkjazz / improvisation / modern composition combos like Cassiber, Duck and Cover, Gestalt et Jive, Vladimir Estragon and Imperial Hoot. Since 2001 living and working also in Seoul, South Korea, he has been involved with Otomo Yoshihide’s New Jazz Ensembles, composer Carl Stone, the groups 7k Oaks and Taste Tribes, his own multi-media and many more projects.
Alfred 23 Harth – As Yves Drew A Line. Estate
“As Yves Drew A Line. Estate” is the latest solo work from Alfred 23 Harth displaying his unique treatment on improvised jazz, noise, experimental sounds with cut-up technique. Real avant-garde music that tastes good while stays true to its challenging nature.
Filed under: Jazz, Improvisation, Noise, Experimental