Octal Book Two by Elliott Sharp, Clean Feed Records, 2010

Elliott Sharp does it seriously when, in the notes on this cd defines this music as ‘purely digital’ which means simply produced by his fingers. Any plectrum, any help from the electronics, just a touch of reverberation, some compression, the E-Bow and as source of declared inspiration the book “Warped Passages” by Lisa Randall on the…

Octal Book One by Elliott Sharp, Clean Feed Records, 2008

  Here we go with Elliott Sharp, veteran “laurea honoris causa” of the 80’s downtown scene. Sharp has intelligently and creatively distributed his own talent among compositions of contemporary music for strings’ quartets, blues hard-core quintets, electronics, orchestral music, music filmworks, avant-garde jazz and guitar utopias, everything without a false footstep and earning himself a perfect reputation and…