Manuel Volpe & Rhabdomantic Orchestra

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Manuel Volpe & Rhabdomantic Orchestra Short Info

Manuel Volpe (born in 1988) is a composer, producer and musician from Jesi, Italy.

His music was showcased and broadcasted in several national radio around Europe (Fahrenheit Rai Radio 3 IT, Alza il Volume Rai Radio 3 IT, Deutschlandradio Kultur DE, FIP Radio France FR, Simon Harrison's Basic Radio Show UK, Monte Carlo Nights IT, Funkhaus Europa WDR DE, Brooklyn Radio NYC).

In 2014 he founded the Rhabdomantic Orchestra, an open collective of jazz, world and rock musicians based in Turin.

His second album "Albore" is released by the German label Agogo Records in 2016 and it represents a new step in Volpe's musical path. The album was written and produced by Manuel Volpe with the supervision of the afro-jazz-fusion expert Andrea Benini from Mop Mop.

In less than a month from the release, the album has gained several important mentions from the international press such:
- album jazz de la semaine on FIP - Club Jazz Radio France (FR)
- album of the week on Internazionale (IT)
- Best 2016 on Athens Voice (GR)
- album of the day + exclusive national preview on RAI Radio 3 (IT)
- presentation + interview on Funkhaus Europa (DE)
- on playlist on Tonart Jazz - DeutschlandRadio Kultur (DE)
- album coups de coeur - Publik'Art (FR)
- album of the week on Twisted Soul (UK)

The orchestra's line up is flexible: from a 9-piece full band to 6/7, depending on tour-plan and budgets.

Manuel Volpe (born in 1988) is a composer, producer and musician from Jesi, Italy.

His music was showcased and broadcasted in several national radio around Europe (Fahrenheit Rai Radio 3 IT, Alza il Volume Rai Radio 3 IT, Deutschlandradio Kultur DE, FIP Radio France FR, Simon Harrison's Basic Radio Show UK, Monte Carlo Nights IT, Funkhaus Europa WDR DE, Brooklyn Radio NYC).

In 2014 he founded the Rhabdomantic Orchestra, an open collective of jazz, world and rock musicians based in Turin.

His second album "Albore" is released by the German label Agogo Records in 2016 and it represents a new step in Volpe's musical path. The album was wr...

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Past Gigs Manuel Volpe & Rhabdomantic Orchestra

  • 09 | 2016 Loreto Reasonanz
  • 06 | 2016 Bologna Kilowatt Festival
  • 04 | 2016 Jesi TNT
  • 04 | 2016 Faenza Clandestino
  • 03 | 2016 Alba Cinema Vekkio
  • 02 | 2016 Torino Magazzino Sul Po (release party)
  • 05 | 2014 Torino Salone del Libro
  • 05 | 2014 Barolo (CN) Barolo Jazz Club
  • 04 | 2014 Jesi (AN) Teatro Valeria Moriconi
  • 03 | 2014 Asti Diavolo Rosso
  • 03 | 2014 Messina Retronouveau
  • 03 | 2014 Enna Al Kenisa
  • 03 | 2014 Catania La Chiave

Discography Manuel Volpe & Rhabdomantic Orchestra

  • 2016 Albore Album | Agogo Records / !K7
  • 2013 Gloom Lies... Album | Goatman Records

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Origin

  • Turin IT

Founded

  • 2009

Members

  • Manuel Volpe vocals, bass
  • Simone Pozzi drums
  • Luca Spena percussions
  • Gianandrea Cravero guitar
  • Fabio Gorlier rhodes
  • Michele Bernabei trumpet
  • Maurizio Busca alto sax, clarinet
  • Dario Terzuolo tenor sax, flute
  • Luca Zennaro baritone sax

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