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"...jarring and innovative...dynamic energy"
-CLASSICALITE

​"...outside of the realm of expectation...truly unique sound…"
                   -ARE YOU HIP TO THIS?

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Photo: Ryan Nava

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ladyybirdd is an eponymous debut album featuring original music (by flutist Gina Izzo) for flute through washed-out reverbs, analog synthesizers, and FX. 

 

Lucid dreaming, mirrored reflections, and disrupted breathing connect intimately to the album narrative’s personal response to loss. In the studio, the flute streams through a series of analog guitar pedals that alter the sound of the flute through FX, creating a sense of urgency, calm, and resistance to moving forward.

In collaboration with producer and engineer Joseph Branciforte, the album features artists including:

ladyybirdd's music video, "into what is wanted," a precursor to the debut album, was recently recorded at the Berklee Power Station in New York City and will release on October 20, 2021. 

 

The album is set to release in 2022.

QUOTES
"....rattles speakers and expectations with stop-time razzle, vocal (flute-talk) and electronic (phaser) effects"
-NYC Jazz Record
"....jarring and innovative...dynamic energy" -CLASSICALITE
 
​"...outside of the realm of expectation...truly unique sound…" 
-ARE YOU HIP TO THIS?
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"The whole of gathering blue, featuring compositions by Vijay Iyer, Ambrose Akinmusire, and others, displays the same enthralling quick-change artistry."
-Brooklyn Rail
"...one of the most adventurous new music debut albums in recent years."
-I Care If You Listen
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Gina Izzo

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Flute – Gina Izzo

Alto Saxophone – Adison Evans

Orchestrated By, Cello – Kristine Kruta

Producer – Gabriel Garzón-Montano

Trombone – Rebecca Patterson

Viola – Jocelin PanMonica Martin

Violin – Chiara FasiMaria ImMolly Fletcher

Written – Gabriel Garzón-Montano

Matthew Tavares

Such an incredible experience to play a part in this massive work of art: Agüita.

Listen on all platforms here.