DAVID BINNEY MANUEL ENGEL
Jalalu-Kalvert Nelson - compositions / trumpet / vocals
Manuel Engel - nord lead / wurlizer
Kevin Chesham - drums / percussion
Jalalu-Kalvert Nelson was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, he studied Composition with John Eaton and Iannis Xenakis, and with Gunther Schuller at the Berkshire Music Center in Tanglewood. In 1974, he was awarded the first John W. Work III Composition Fellowship. In 1974, Nelson moved to New York. From 1974 to 1994, he worked in the field of Creative Music Education. Among the organizations he worked with the Lincoln Center Institute, the Henry Street Settlement, the Guggenheim Museum's Learning Through The Arts Program, Adelphi University, Saint Ann's School, Brooklyn and the "Meet The Composer" Composer in the Schools Program. He has presented music workshops in Holland, Belgium, Hungary, Estonia, France, Greece, Denmark and Switzerland.
Recorded, mixed and mastered at Machina Studios Biel/Bienne, Switzerland
"DUALISM IS THE ELECTRICITY OF THE HUMAN SOUL, WHERE STAGGERING COMPLEXITY TRACES BACK TO TWIN POLES OF ENERGY IN PERPETUAL MOTION."