Classical, Jazz & World Music feat. Electronics
A quartet of excellent clarinet players from the borders of contemporary and classical music, jazz, world music, electronic music, and multi-genre projects. Classically educated they master their instruments to present their own creations. The music understandable to various audiences. That is why they were successfully showcased both at WOMEX 2015 and Classical: NEXT 2019.
“They are absolutely original, unique and great,” - Gerald Seligman, the respected American journalist and producer
“Clarinet Factory are a Czech quartet of clarinets and bass clarinet that have been active for 25 years and are rather brilliant in creating dark and slightly threatening soundscapes. The music they make is atmospheric, moody and ultimately exhilarating. I’ve seen them live on a couple of occasions and come away impressed.” - Simon Broughton (UK), Songlines, (10/2020)
“Music without borders that will jinx you like a voodoo priestess and whose hypnotic filter will not let go.” - Jean-Claude Vantroyen (BE), Soir, (05/2017)
Clarinet Factory have also composed film music as well as award-winning compositions for theatre and ballet performances (latest cooperation with VerTeDance – CORRECTION won the most prestigious Czech award in the field of contemporary dance: Dance Piece of the Year award – 2014; + Herald Angel Award 2015 /Audience Award at BE FESTIVAL 2015 / Mess Festival Award 2015 / Total Theatre Award 2015 nomination).
Clarinet Factory released several CDs and performed at many prestigious events worldwide.
Jindřich Pavliš, Luděk Boura, Vojtěch Nýdl, Petr Valášek
Band web page: www.clarinet-factory.cz/en/
YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/user/ClarinetFactory
Facebook page: www.facebook.com/pages/Clarinet-Factory/137073206307550