The Ambient Vault

Episode 41 - Jan Esbra

August 28, 2021 Brian Everett Miller Season 2021 Episode 41
The Ambient Vault
Episode 41 - Jan Esbra
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The Ambient Vault
Episode 41 - Jan Esbra
Aug 28, 2021 Season 2021 Episode 41
Brian Everett Miller

Episode 41 of The Ambient Vault podcast features special guest Jan Esbra.   Jan is a New York City-based Colombian guitarist and composer known for his “mesmerizing soundscapes and innovative ideas”.  Combining elements from minimalism, ambient and improvised music he created evolving, textural soundscapes. 

Jan’s debut solo album entitled “Temporary Objects'' was released on August 27, 2021 and is a collection of improvisations using guitars, samplers and various effects pedals.  On this episode of the podcast we feature tracks from the album and really appreciate Jan sharing with us here on The Ambient Vault.

Aside from his solo work, Jan has released music with his bands Jade Collective and Bird Lite and has worked with Becca Stevens, Ben Wendel, Catey Esler and Eva Gertz.  He has a Bachelor's degree in Jazz Composition and Music Business from Berklee College of Music and participated in the 2020 New Amsterdam Composers.

For more on Jan Esbra and his new album, projects, and other music click the link below and as always thanks for listening!

Debut Album Info:
https://www.janesbra.com/epk
Website:
https://www.janesbra.com/

If you enjoy the podcast, you can help support future episodes by subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review, following Brian on Instagram @heldbymachines, and subscribing to his YouTube channel.  You can also check out the Instagram page Brian curates for his late grandfather, gospel pianist James Miller   https://www.instagram.com/jamesmillergospelpianist/?hl=en  Thanks!

Email: [email protected] 

Brian on Instagram:
https://www.instagram.com/heldbymachines/

Brian on Youtube:
https://youtube.com/channel/UCSAWKkRtE8tVTvD1r202tRw



Show Notes

Episode 41 of The Ambient Vault podcast features special guest Jan Esbra.   Jan is a New York City-based Colombian guitarist and composer known for his “mesmerizing soundscapes and innovative ideas”.  Combining elements from minimalism, ambient and improvised music he created evolving, textural soundscapes. 

Jan’s debut solo album entitled “Temporary Objects'' was released on August 27, 2021 and is a collection of improvisations using guitars, samplers and various effects pedals.  On this episode of the podcast we feature tracks from the album and really appreciate Jan sharing with us here on The Ambient Vault.

Aside from his solo work, Jan has released music with his bands Jade Collective and Bird Lite and has worked with Becca Stevens, Ben Wendel, Catey Esler and Eva Gertz.  He has a Bachelor's degree in Jazz Composition and Music Business from Berklee College of Music and participated in the 2020 New Amsterdam Composers.

For more on Jan Esbra and his new album, projects, and other music click the link below and as always thanks for listening!

Debut Album Info:
https://www.janesbra.com/epk
Website:
https://www.janesbra.com/

If you enjoy the podcast, you can help support future episodes by subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review, following Brian on Instagram @heldbymachines, and subscribing to his YouTube channel.  You can also check out the Instagram page Brian curates for his late grandfather, gospel pianist James Miller   https://www.instagram.com/jamesmillergospelpianist/?hl=en  Thanks!

Email: [email protected] 

Brian on Instagram:
https://www.instagram.com/heldbymachines/

Brian on Youtube:
https://youtube.com/channel/UCSAWKkRtE8tVTvD1r202tRw