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Cosy Nook with Antonio Acunzo

Thornton Heath, London, 11th/08/2018

Cosy Nook and regulars of Eddie’s workshop celebrate Antonio’s diverse music taste and talent upon his moving back to Rome at the end of the summer 2018. With
Mr Darcy- Antonio Acunzo, Alfonso Spina - percussive objects and electronics.
Crocodile TEA - Antonio Acunzo, Tony Hardie-Bick, Eamon Foreman - objects, water, analogue electronics and magnetic tape. 
Antonio Solo - percussive objects, flute, stones, field recording and electronics.
Open and free- improvisation.

Antonio Acunzo is a versatile musician, improviser and lover of all music, from Debussy to Joy Division. After a few years in Manchester, he moved to London in 2012 and became a regular of Eddie Prevost improvisation workshop. He grew up in Rome influenced by Zappa and Coltrane but it is punk that inspired him to start his first band Wild Union (1980/81) followed by Clanjark (1984/92) after his military service, then the experimental outfit Memoria Zero, still going strong with two CD releases, Free Sdraio (2001) Between (2013). He plays drum with London based darkish esoteric band The Butterfly Wheel and co-founded the Shadow Sounds project with Tony Hardie-Bick. a cd of solo piano improvisation will be released by Earshots Recordings in early 2019.

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Mr Darcy 
Antonio Acunzo, Alfonso Spina

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