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Aktuala

Aktuala has been played on NTS shows including guests, with Hare first played on 6 October 2017.

Both passionate collectors of ancient and ethnic instruments, husband and wife Walter Maioli and Laura Maioli got together in 1973 with sax player Caniele Cavallanti, guitarist Antonio Cerantola and percussionist Lino Vaccina to form Aktuala (which means 'actually' in Esperanto). This is a furiously eclectic band whose Arabian, African and Indian themes are built around trance-inducing repetition. Apart from Oregon, they were one of the first to craft a coherent, gimmick-free hybrid of improvisational jazz with a pan-cultural approach to ethnic music, although theirs is much more loosely…

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Flauti
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Dejanira
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Bla Bla1973
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Mr. Trilok
Aktuala
Bla Bla1976
Mr. Trilok
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Hare
Aktuala
Bla Bla1976
Hare
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