John Cale Paris 1919 Tickets
The upcoming musical evening with John Cale will be worth watching so better not miss the chance of watching this gifted musician. Cale has become one of the most respected and sort after artists in the music world especially in genres like drone music, art rock, classical and experimental rock. In a career that spans over five decades, he has released a number of hit albums and singles. If you haven’t seen him live then here is your chance, book John Cale Paris 1919 tickets now.
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John Cale Paris 1919
John Cale is a Welsh musician whose birth name is John Davies Cale. He was born in Carmarthenshire, Wales in 1942. He had a passion for music and loved playing the viola from a very young age. Cale decided to pursue a career in music. He learned music at the Goldsmiths College in London. During the early 60’s Cale was actively performing at various concerts and gatherings. One of his major achievements during this time was that he teamed up with acclaimed British composer Michael Garrett and conducted the Cage’s Concert for Piano and Orchestra. He then went to the US to study rock and classical music. Here he had the privilege of working under the famous music teacher Aaron Copland who later on became a major influence on the music of Cale. John Cale is a multi-instrumentalist and apart from the viola he can fluently play organ, harpsichord, double bass, guitar, piano and harmonica. During his career he has been associated with major labels like rhino, Double Six, SPY, Island and Beserkley Records. In 1963 he participated in an 18 hour long piano playing marathon that was held in New York, during this performance music theorist and composer Johan Cage was also present.
In 1965 Cale teamed up with his musician friend guitarist Lou Reed to form a rock and experimental rock band named The Velvet Underground. Cale played in this band as an instrumentalist as well as a singer whereas Lou Reed was the lead singer and Sterling Morrison was playing lead guitar. After four years Cale left the band and went on to pursue a solo career. During the 70’s he collaborated with artists on their albums, he played Viola on Bryter Layter which was an album recorded by Nick Drake. He then joined hands with composer Terry Riley to release an instrumental album titled Church of Anthrax.
Cale during his career has collaborated with artists like Brian Eno, Nico, Kevin Ayers Phil Manzanera and La Monte Young. During 70’s Cale released albums like Paris 1919, Slow dazzle, The Academy in Peril and Helen of Troy. Paris 1919 can be termed as one of the best albums by John Cale, this went in music stores in 1973. It was mainly a baroque and art rock album that was released Reprise Records. It included singles like “Child’s Christmas in Wales”, “The Endless Plain of Fortune”, “Half Past France” and “Antarctica Starts Here”. Songs from this album have been covered by other modern day artists like The Dave Soldier String Quartet, Jay Bennett, Yo La Tengo, manic Street Preachers, In 80’s Music for a New Society, Artificial Intelligence and Words of the Dying were released. From 2000 onwards till date he has released three albums namely HoboSapiens, blackAcetate and most recently in 2012 Shifty Adventures in Nookie Wood.
John Cale is surely a music institution in himself and he has been a source of influence for many upcoming artists and musicians. You finally have a chance to watch this fine artist live in your own city so make sure that you timely grab cheap John Cale Paris 1919 tickets before they are sold out.
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