New Podcast episode from Steinar Jeffs with Jan Bang: From Swallow Song at Gimle to Ethiopian Snake Music

Live-sampling pioneer Jan Bang shares insights into his “Stradivarius” and offers advice for young musicians on how to navigate an increasingly technological industry in this episode.

Jan Bang is a Norwegian musician and producer, known from numerous albums and collaborations over many years with musicians such as Sidsel Endresen, Eivind Aarset, Arve Henriksen, Jon Hassell, David Sylvian, Hamid Drake, Tigran Hamasyan, Nils Petter Molvær, and Erik Honoré – the latter with whom he founded the Punkt Festival in 2005.

Bang is a professor of electronic music at the University of Agder, Norway, and former head of CreaTeME.

NB! The Steinar Jeffs podcast “Kunstig kunst: Kreativitet og teknologi” is in Norwegian.

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