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Orfeo 5

Orfeo 5 has been played on NTS shows including Fractal Meat On A Spongy Bone, with Dusk, The Neon Coming On first played on 23 May 2016.

not so much a band as a project, orfeo 5 is a collective of musicians who use improvisation to find structure, and vice versa, and who specialise in making music from poems and other texts.

their style blends jazz, blues, improv, loops, sometimes samples, sometimes a bit of minimalism and always a lot of passion, into powerful new songs, using texts from a variety of sources. They're trying to go through and beyond the European jazz tradition, blending…

Dusk, The Neon Coming On
Orfeo 5
The Word Hoard2009
Dusk, The Neon Coming On
Orfeo 5The Word Hoard2009