天火 or TEN KA is the other side of composer and multi-instrumentalist Deniss Pashkevich who joins jazz and contemporary music through TEN KA. He creates acoustic and electronic modular soundscapes that both find their roots in tradition and freedom - two cornerstones that hold together everything Deniss creates.
Deniss Pashkevich is a multi-award winning composer, multi-instrumentalist, producer, sound designer and a prominent figure in Baltics jazz with his name included in the European Jazz Tree. With his strong, unique voice Deniss Pashkevich combines more than 25 years experience in improvisation music and avant-garde, modern classical and electronic music modular synthesis.
released July 30, 2021
Tenor Saxophone, Flute,
Piano and prepared piano,
Analogue Modular Synthesizers.
All music composed by Deniss Pashkevich,
Recorded on July 03.-05.2020. at Riga Recording Studio, Riga, Latvia.
Recording Engineer: Aleksandrs Vaicahovskis
Assistant Recording Engineers: Mārtiņš Krastiņš. Mārtiņš Saulespurēns, Vilnis Kaksis (19.09.1942.–14.10.2020.),
Tapes prepared for vinyl release by Mārtiņš Krastiņš.
Digital Mastering at HELI media. Mastering Engineer: Mārtiņš Krastiņš
Produced by Mareks Ameriks.
Front Cover Artwork by Deniss Pashkevich
Photo: Oskars Upenieks
Sleeve Design: Edgars Ameriks.
This album was recorded live direct to analog tape using a Studer A 80 1/4” two-track tape recorder without any editing or overdubbing.
(p) & (c) Jersika Records 2021.