Chad Lawson Live and Yagull Interview: Destinations in Ambient Chamber Music
Weekend listeners hear pianist Chad Lawson playing live on Echoes. You’ve been hearing Chad on the show for a while with albums like The Chopin Variations and re:piano. He takes an ambient approach to the piano, even when it’s acoustic. But today he performs music from his re:piano album which features live, electronically processed piano.
We continue the ambient chamber music sound with Yagull, a progressive rock group that strips down to a duo with the husband and wife team of guitarist Sasha Markovic and pianist Kana Kamitsubo. They talk about their album, Yuna, that serves as lament and celebration, including a Black Sabbath cover..