Robert Jürjendal is an Estonian guitarist and composer, studied classical guitar and composition at Tallinn Georg Ots Music School. During 1992-1997 he participated in Robert Fripp Guitar Craft Courses. Robert has composed for classical and contemporary guitar, cembalo, mixed ensembles, choirs; documentaries, art exhibitions and theater, across genres from folk to post rock to ambient and jazz.
Guitarist Jon Durant brings a unique sense of texture and melody to his instrument. His distinctive “cloud guitar” soundscapes and engaging lead work have graced numerous CD recordings and film soundtracks. Collaborators include Colin Edwin (Porcupine Tree), Tony Levin (King Crimson, Peter Gabriel), Vinny Sabatino, Jerry Leake, Cartn Lin, Ray Greene (Tower of Power) and many others.
Across The Evening by Jon Durant and Robert Jürjendal, Bandcamp, 2021 on #neuguitars #blog #RobertJürjendal #JonDurant
“Across the Evening,” by ambient experimental guitarists Jon Durant and Robert Jürjendal, further extends the ambient/jazz/world crossover music both musicians have traversed throughout their diverse careers. Featuring appearances from Colin Edwin (UK) on bass, Aleksei Saks (Estonia) on trumpet, and Andi Pupato (Switzerland) on percussion, “Across the Evening” is a multi-dimensional, trans continental delight.
released July 31, 2020
released January 12, 2021
Jon Durant: Guitars (fretless, electric 6 & 12 string, cloud guitar)
Robert Jürjendal: Guitars (electric, acoustic, touch, synth)
Aleksei Saks: Trumpet (3, 6, 8)
Colin Edwin: Fretless Bass (1, 5, 6)
Andi Pupato: Percussion (1, 6)
Inna Kovtun: Voice (9)