MP3 Brendan Hains - Modal Nomad
Original world music guitar instrumentals, with jazz influences. Heavy emphasis on improvisation.
11 MP3 Songs
WORLD: World Fusion, JAZZ: World Fusion
Living in Melbourne, Australia, Brendan has been a guitarist for over 30 years. His music is an eclectic mix of world music, jazz and minimalist influences.
Brendan studied guitar craft with Robert Fripp in Europe, U.S.A and New Zealand, he also studied extensively with Mark Domoney. He has performed locally with Tommy Emmanuel, Nina Ferra, Peter Petrucci, Chris Young, The Changing, Mantramancy, Diabolus Musica, Lenny Ramoskis, Julien Wilson, Steve Magnussun, Jeremy Allsop, Craig Beard, Justin Humphries, Igor Oskolkov and Leigh Underhill. Brendan plays in the new standard tuning as used by Robert Fripp and the League of Crafty Guitarists.
Some of Brendans influences: Robert Fripp, John McLaughlin, George Benson, Kenny Burrell, John Goodsall, Frank Zappa, Grant Green, Paco Delucia, Steve Reich, Mike Oldfield, Monty Python, Spike Milligan, Arthur Two Sheds Jackson.