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Old 08-15-2013, 09:55 PM
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Default Re: Virgil Donati

I don't listen much to the music Virgil plays, but I sure can appreciate it, and I can appreciate his ridiculous talent. I can't say I try to play like him (not that I could), because I play a very different kind of music, but I'm inspired by the example he sets for total dedication to his craft.
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Old 08-15-2013, 10:28 PM
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I found the stuff he did with Planet X interesting if not odd!.
Probably on here somewhere, apologies if already linked-

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4aEz_nr8p8

If you want to skip the the random poly's etc go straight to 'Snuff' @ 3.48
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Old 08-16-2013, 05:04 PM
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I don't listen much to the music Virgil plays, but I sure can appreciate it, and I can appreciate his ridiculous talent. I can't say I try to play like him (not that I could), because I play a very different kind of music, but I'm inspired by the example he sets for total dedication to his craft.
You have to listen to his new solo album then, it's very interesting harmonically and
compositionally IMO - many improvisations too - so it could appeal to jazz fans too, I guess.
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Old 09-14-2013, 08:34 AM
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'In This Life' mini documentary:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YEMp1BW-YGs
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Old 09-24-2013, 06:36 PM
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A 20 minute highlight solo video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N9itKO3Q14A

Intense stuff in this one.
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Old 09-24-2013, 10:44 PM
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Good grief. Haha.

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Old 09-25-2013, 09:26 AM
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I can't get enough of Virgil's new solo album! So awesome!!
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Old 09-25-2013, 02:21 PM
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A 20 minute highlight solo video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N9itKO3Q14A

Intense stuff in this one.
Holy moly. If that doesn't make you want to practice, I don't know what does! :)
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Old 09-25-2013, 04:18 PM
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I was at that Sydney performance, it was really confronting and now that I watch the playback it all seems so organized. Around the 4 min mark he's really in sync with the part, I don't think he's reading a chart but does he actually plan these things?
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Old 10-17-2013, 12:00 PM
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Here's the 'Red Air' session video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D6_fQIqLdls
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Old 12-09-2013, 03:28 PM
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Aaaand here's the newly launched session video for Voice of Reason from 'In This Life':


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ug5wHQGJxOQ
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Old 12-09-2013, 06:38 PM
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Most awesome material! Love those two session videos and that Drumscene performance,
I almost need my daily dose of them!! :)
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Old 12-29-2013, 12:32 PM
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Virgil with Kiko Loureiro and Anthony Crawford

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WKgRd5FEEUM
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Old 02-14-2014, 10:05 AM
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Here's the promo for OTV - Anatomy of Live:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hwn_hHBTzAE
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