Saxophones, voice, electronics and percussions, recorded remotely between France and Australia, with texts/poems by James Worse.
Quentin Rollet: alto and sopranino saxophones & electronics.
James Worse: voice, percussion & electronics.
Quentin Rollet (born 1974) started playing the alto saxophone at the age of 11 and the sopranino saxophone at 37. After a few years spent unlearning the teaching of the conservatory, he devoted himself solely to free improvisation. This led him to play on record or on stage with groups as varied as Nurse With Wound
, Prohibition, The Red Krayola, Mendelson, David Grubbs
, Herman Dune, Akosh S.
Unit, Thierry Müller
, Rubin Steiner, eRikm
, Jac Berrocal
, Andrew Liles
, Bästard, Ulan Bator, Costes
, Dragibus, Phoebe Killdeer & The Short Straws, Jérôme Lorichon
, Charlie O,
Dan-Charles Dahan, Zsolt Söres, Pal Toth, Jean-Noël Cognard, Jean-Pierre Barja, Rivkah, Benoît de Villeneuve...... He is the co-founder of the labels Rectangle
(with Noël Akchoté
and Bisou Records
James Worse is an Australian musician, vocal artist and poet. As an autistic individual, he uses drawing, sound and an entire alternative vocabulary to communicate everything he feels otherwise incapable of sharing due to misunderstanding, misinterpretation and situational mutism. He loves to collaborate creatively and has contributed to many diverse projects in the fields of publishing, music, filmmaking and spoken-word.