Evil Clown ​

Photo by Rob Miller, Tweak by PEK

Eric Zinman appears on the following Evil Clown titles:

Leap of Faith

http://ericzinman.com/


Eric Zinman was born and educated in Boston, MA . He studied music/composition with Bill Dixon at Bennington College and later George Russell and Jimmy Giuffre at New England Conservatory. He formed a piano trio with percussionist Laurence Cook, bassist Craig Schildhauer and later bassists John Voigt and Jacob William. For years, he has been an active producer, performer and organizer and composer and arranger of ensembles in Boston including Citizen’s Orchestra with Stanley Jason Zappa and the ensemble New Language Collaborative with Syd Smart, drums and Glynis Lomon, cello. Turning away from the music scene he worked in theatre, with poets and with painter Linda Clave. Mr. Zinman has collaborated with artist, Aldo Tambellini in presenting performances which used Tambellini’s films, videos and poetry read with poet singer actress Lo Galluccio. In 2006, he began to play and gain recognition in Europe in collaboration with Austrian based musician/artist Mario Rechtern, and a trio with French bassist Benjamin Duboc and percussionist Didier Lasserre and later Makoto Sato with bassist Yoram Rosillio He has performed in 6 different countries and has been reviewed in 5 different languages. Since 2005 musician/composer Eric Zinman has been recorded and produced on Cadence(US), Ayler, (France) Studio234(USA), Improvising Beings(France. ) and”Nottwo Records(Poland). He is listed in the 19th edition Penguin Guide To Jazz Recordings.

PRINCIPAL PERFORMANCES

November 5 2014, 
19 Rue Paul Fort, 75014 Paris, France
     3 pianists Record release concert
     Françoise Toullec
     François Tusque
     Eric Zinman

June 2014, Forum Stadtpark, Art Gallery, Stadtpark 1, 8010 Graz, Austria
     Onno Govaert drums
     Markus Krispell alto saxophone
     Mario Rechtern reeds/saxoline/sfx
     Jaspar Stadhouders guitar
     Eric Zinman electric piano

FLUC:  Praterstern 5, A-1020 wien
     Onno Govaert drums
     Markus Krispell alto saxophone
     Mario Rechtern reeds/saxoline/sfx
     Jaspar Stadhouders guitar
     Eric Zinman electric piano

25 May 2014, Autonoom Centrum, Den Haag/ Netherlands
     Eric Zinman electric keyboard
     Linda Sharrock voice
     Mario Rechtern saxophones
     Julius Linde bass
     Onno Govaert drums

20 Mai 2014, Babilo, 9 Rue de Baigneur, Paris XVIII
     Itaru Oki trumpet, flugelhorn
     Mario Rechtern saxophones, flute, saxolin
     Linda Sharrock voice
     Yoram Rossillio bass
     Makoto Sato drums
     Eric Zinman piano

17 Mai 2013, Ackenbush, 3, rue Raymond Fassin, 92240 Malakoff, Paris, France
     Itaru Oki trumpet, flugelhorn
     Mario Rechtern saxophones, flute, saxolin
     Linda Sharrock voice
     Makoto Sato drums
     Eric Zinman piano

8 May 2013, VEKKS Vienna Austria

     Hannes Krebs drums

     Linda Sharrock voice

     Kilian Schrader electric bass, sfx
     Mario Rechtern Saxophones, saxoline, flute
     Eric Zinman piano

2 August 2012, OUTPOST, 186 Hampshire St., Cambridge, MA USA
     Aldo Tambellini Black Films/ Video/Poetry
     Music Eric Zinman
     Reading Lo Galluccio

European tour 2012
     26 March, Zaal 100, De Wittenstraat 100, 1052 BA Amsterdam, Netherlands
     Eric Zinman piano
     John Dikeman saxophonist
    Ono Govaert drums
    Wilbert de Joode bass.

     3 Avril 20:00, Espace Z’avant garde, 137 rue de Sèvres, Paris, France
     Eric Zinman solo piano/percussion
     François Tusques solo piano

NYC 2011
     University of the Streets - New Language Collaborative with Ras Moshe
     Eric Zinman piano
     Syd Smart drums
     Glynis Lomon cello
     Ras Moshe Tenor Saxophone

     THE STONE, August 12
     Weasel Walter drums

     Lisle Ellis bass

     Eric Zinman piano

Boston 2011
     June 12 Fred’s Piano Service Dedham
     François Tusques piano
     Eric Zinman piano/percussion
     June 14
     Isabella Juanpera voice

     François Tusques piano

     Eric Zinman Electric Piano/percussion

European Tour 2011
     Paris, France, 17 Avril 20:00, Espace Z’avant garde, 137 rue de Sèvres
     Camille Escudero dance
     Mario Rechtern reeds
     Yoram Rosillio bass
     Sato Makoto drums

     Vienna Austria, 12 April 20:00, Celeste, Hamburgerstrasse 18 Wien 1150
     Johannes Krebbs drums
     Mario Rechtern reeds
     Killian Schrader electric bass
     Eric Zinman piano

     Theater im Bahnhof, Elisabethinergasse 27A, VNM festival Graz, Austria, 7 April 21:00
      Sheik Anorak guitar
     Mario Rechtern reeds and saxstrings
     Weasel Walter drums
     Eric Zinman piano

     Amsterdam, Netherlands, 27 March 21:00, Eerste Sweelinckstraat 10
     Eric Zinman piano
     John Dikeman saxophone
     Wilbert de Joode bass
     Michael Vatcher drums

European Tour 2010
     March 19 Gallex, Paris, France
     Eric Zinman piano
     Yarom Rosillio bass
     Makoto Sato drums

     14.(16h)and 16.march (19h) 2010:reformARTunit plays the GOLEM Story live at the ALTE SCHMIEDE                         Schönlaterngasse 9 1010 WIEN
     johannes GROYSBECK groysophon,el.bass guitar
     hans HEISZ drums
     sepp MITTERBAUER trumpet
     fritz NOVOTNY reeds
     eric ZINMAN piano,bass fluegelhorn.

     March 9 Celeste Bar/Hamburgerstr.18/1050 Vienna
     Mario Rechtern-reeds,
     Hannes Krebs-drums,
     Kilian Schrader-electric bass
     Eric Zinman piano

     EUROPEAN TOUR WITH ROCKS IN THE SEA 2010
     Benjamin Duboc contrabasse (F)
     Didier Lasserre drums(F)
     Mario Rechtern saxophones(A)
     Eric Zinman piano and Euphonium (US)

     March 6 2010,  ARTACTS 2010 festival for Jazz and Improvised music
     Alt Gerberei/St. Johann/Tyrol, Austria

     March 5, 2010,  CASINO DE JACA.  Calle de Echegaray 13, Jaca. - 974 36 01 94 ESPAGNE.
     March 4, 2010, Centro Cultural Matadero 

     Avda. Martinez de Velasco, 6, Huesca

February 25 @theOUTPOST in Cambridge, MA, NEW LANGUAGE COLLABORATIVE
     Glynis Lomon cello
     Syd Smart drums
     Eric Zinman piano

2009 TOUR with Pirates South East: Mario Rechtern, Federico Ughi, Renato Ciunfrini, and Christiano de Fabritiis
     Scuola Popolare Di Musica IVAN ILLICH April 25, 2009

     Via Giuriolo, 7 40129 Bologna, Italy

     Fluc Neubaugasse 52/37 April 23, 2009, A-1070 Vienna, Austria

     V:NM Festival Graz,Austria April 16, 2009

     14.April, 2009 Celeste Bar/Hamburgerstr.18/1050 Wien
     Mario Rechtern-reeds

     Hannes Krebs-drums 

     Kilian Schrader-electric bass

     Eric Zinman piano

Brecht Forum NYC February 17th 2008
     Eric Zinman piano

     Laurence Cook drums 

     John Voigt bass

L’Atelier Tampon 14 Rue Jules Valles 75012 Paris, FRANCE with percussionist Didier Lasserre and bassist Benjamin Duboc Sep.16, 2007

 for more, see Eric's bio page on his website  http://ericzinman.com/abouteric.html

Eric Zinman Bio

​On Leap of Faith: "Alien yet familiar, bizarre yet completely fascinating. Expanding, contracting, erupting, settling down, always as one force..." - Bruce Lee Gallanter, DMG