After their first studio album "Burning Below Zero" (Trost), DEK (Didi Kern on drums, Elisabeth Harnik on piano, and Ken Vandermark on reeds) return with these brand new documents on Audiographic Records: "Construct 1: The Stone," "Construct 2: Artacts," and "Construct 3: Divadlo 29," which indicate the new directions in the group's music and constitute the most recent examples of how the band works and thinks.
All music by Elisabeth Harnik (AKM), Didi Kern (AKM), and Ken Vandermark (Twenty First Mobile Music/ASCAP/Cien Fuegos).
Elisabeth Harnik: piano
Didi Kern: drums
Ken Vandermark: reeds
Recorded by the Austrian Broadcasting Corporation of the ORF Radio, [Recording Engineer: Franz Ruedl (ORF) & Recording Engineer: Peter Kircher (ORF)] in concert at the Artacts Festival, St. Johann, Austria on March 10, 2017. Mixed and mastered by Dave Zuchowski at One Room Studio.
Design by Fede Peñalva
Photograph by Ken Vandermark
Thanks to Elisabeth and Didi; Hans Oberlechner and everyone from the Artacts Festival, Franz Ruedl & Peter Kircher of ORF Radio; to Sergio Merino and Marta Fontanals of Arco y Flecha for their help with the March 2017 tour; to Fede Peñalva, Steve Marquette, Joel Villafañe, and Miklos Gosztonyi for their assistance at Audiographic Records; and to the listeners.
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released August 15, 2017