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    Watch: Daniel Wohl Shares "Orbit" Video, Will Tour with A Winged Victory for the Sullen
    Lorna Roach courtesy of Spitfire Audio

    Composer-performer Daniel Wohl, whose album État was released on New Amsterdam and Nonesuch Records in May, has released a video for the album track "Orbit." The generative music video, made by Ben Heim, is driven by sound data extracted from the music, evolving over time with the sonic landscape and can be seen below. Wohl has announced that he will be the special guest of A Winged Victory for the Sullen on the duo's European tour early next year. The fourteen-concert tour begins at De Duif in Amsterdam on February 20 and stops in Germany, Belgium, Ireland, and the UK, including concerts at Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, Round Chapel in London, and Dublin's National Concert Hall. See below for details and tickets or visit nonesuch.com/on-tour.

    État, featuring electro-acoustic pieces written by Wohl, was recorded with members of yMusic and the Calder Quartet and includes guest performances by Poliça's Channy Leaneagh with co-production by Son Lux's Ryan Lott and mmph. "This is a really beautiful record; love the textures kind of underpinning this one," says NPR's Robin Hilton. His colleague Tom Huizenga concurs: "It's beautiful. I think he's really one of the most imaginative electroacoustic composer-musicians working today." As does NPR's Stephen Thompson, who adds: "These pieces really breathe in such a fascinating way. It's a really easy record to just get completely carried away by."

    To pick up a copy of État, head to iTunes, Bandcamp, and the Nonesuch Store, where CD orders include an instant download of the complete album. It can also be heard on Spotify, Apple Music, and other digital service providers.

    DANIEL WOHL ON TOUR*

    Feb 20 De Duif Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS
    Feb 21 Funkhaus Berlin Berlin, GERMANY
    Feb 24 Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, GERMANY
    Feb 25 Heilige Magdalenakerk Brugge, BELGIUM
    Feb 26 Trinity Centre Bristol, UK
    Feb 27&28 Round Chapel London, UK
    Feb 29 St Paul's Church Birmingham, UK
    Mar 1 St Luke's Glasgow, UK
    Mar 2 St Philips Church Salford, UK
    Mar 3 National Concert Hall Dublin, IRELAND
    Mar 4 St Rosemary Church Belfast, UK
    Mar 5 St George's Church Brighton, UK
    Mar 6 Ullet Road Unitarian Church Liverpool, UK

    * special guest of A Winged Victory for the Sullen

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Composer-performer Daniel Wohl, whose album État was released on New Amsterdam and Nonesuch Records in May, has released a video for the album track "Orbit." The generative music video, made by Ben Heim, is driven by sound data extracted from the music, evolving over time with the sonic landscape and can be seen here. Wohl will be the special guest of A Winged Victory for the Sullen on the duo's European tour early next year. The fourteen-concert tour begins in Amsterdam on February 20 and stops in Germany, Belgium, Ireland, and the UK.

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Composer-performer Daniel Wohl, whose album État was released on New Amsterdam and Nonesuch Records in May, has released a video for the album track "Orbit." The generative music video, made by Ben Heim, is driven by sound data extracted from the music, evolving over time with the sonic landscape and can be seen below. Wohl has announced that he will be the special guest of A Winged Victory for the Sullen on the duo's European tour early next year. The fourteen-concert tour begins at De Duif in Amsterdam on February 20 and stops in Germany, Belgium, Ireland, and the UK, including concerts at Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, Round Chapel in London, and Dublin's National Concert Hall. See below for details and tickets or visit nonesuch.com/on-tour.

État, featuring electro-acoustic pieces written by Wohl, was recorded with members of yMusic and the Calder Quartet and includes guest performances by Poliça's Channy Leaneagh with co-production by Son Lux's Ryan Lott and mmph. "This is a really beautiful record; love the textures kind of underpinning this one," says NPR's Robin Hilton. His colleague Tom Huizenga concurs: "It's beautiful. I think he's really one of the most imaginative electroacoustic composer-musicians working today." As does NPR's Stephen Thompson, who adds: "These pieces really breathe in such a fascinating way. It's a really easy record to just get completely carried away by."

To pick up a copy of État, head to iTunes, Bandcamp, and the Nonesuch Store, where CD orders include an instant download of the complete album. It can also be heard on Spotify, Apple Music, and other digital service providers.

DANIEL WOHL ON TOUR*

Feb 20 De Duif Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS
Feb 21 Funkhaus Berlin Berlin, GERMANY
Feb 24 Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, GERMANY
Feb 25 Heilige Magdalenakerk Brugge, BELGIUM
Feb 26 Trinity Centre Bristol, UK
Feb 27&28 Round Chapel London, UK
Feb 29 St Paul's Church Birmingham, UK
Mar 1 St Luke's Glasgow, UK
Mar 2 St Philips Church Salford, UK
Mar 3 National Concert Hall Dublin, IRELAND
Mar 4 St Rosemary Church Belfast, UK
Mar 5 St George's Church Brighton, UK
Mar 6 Ullet Road Unitarian Church Liverpool, UK

* special guest of A Winged Victory for the Sullen

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Daniel Wohl 2019 by Lorna Roach courtesy of Spitfire Audio

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