You’ve Got Mail! An Interview with Michael Publig
The pianist and composer Michael Publig has made it: He’s succeeded in reaching the first target amount for his crowdfunding project. This means that the foundation stone for the financing of his CD has been laid. He tells you here how he motivated people to believe in him and his music.
The sound is Latin-American, rhythms that can be danced to and urge us to get straight into the swing. But it still isn’t classic salsa. The arrangement is too refined and the sound too jazzy for that. And from time to time there’s a powerful burst from the drums. “I always say: We play contemporary chamber music”, is how the pianist and composer describes his highly individual style: “I’m sure that one doesn’t hear music like this very often and that certainly gives us a head start.”