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Evolution of the Arm w/ Maria Faust

The Evolution of the Arm performs (mostly) acoustic composed, improvised, and semi-composed/semi-improvised chamber music. The group first convened in November 2017 for a concert at Villa Maria College; their individual and collective musical explorations continue to evolve. Watch a live performance here.

Megan Kyle: oboe
Evan Courtin: violin
Katie Weissman: cello
Michael McNeill: piano

Maria Faust (born in 1979 in Kuressaare) is an Estonian saxophone player and composer living in Copenhagen, Denmark. Maria is best known in the fields of third stream jazz, modern big band music, improvised music and other more alternative music styles. She is a member and co-founder of Barefoot Records.

Maria Faust is a multiple winner of Danish Music Awards 2014 in categories “Jazz Composer of the Year” and “Cross-over Record of the Year”. She has been nominated to Estonian Music Awards several times. Listen to her music here.