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Telectu

A Portuguese avant-garde and experimental electronics duo, formed in 1982, by Jorge Lima Barreto (keyboards), writer, critic and former jazz drummer, member of the free jazz scene, and Vítor Rua (guitars), founding member of the pop/rock band GNR in the late 70s. Their music incorporates a variety of elements from free jazz, rock, electronica, minimalism and concrete music. They are arguably the most important project of its genre in Portugal. Their career spanning 30 years, includes a voluminous discography, many national and international performances and collaborations, both live and r ...read more

A Portuguese avant-garde and experimental electronics duo, formed in 1982, by Jorge Lima Barreto (keyboards), writer, critic and former jazz drummer, member of the free jazz scene, and Vítor Rua (guitars), founding member of the pop/rock band GNR in the late 70s. Their music incorporates a variety of elements from free jazz, rock, electronica, minimalism and concrete music. They are arguably the most important project of its genre in Portugal. Their career spanning 30 years, includes a voluminous discography, many national and international performances and collaborations, both live and recorded, with important experimental and improvisation musicians such as Elliott Sharp, Carlos Zíngaro, Jac Berrocal, Sunny Murray, Chris Cutler amongst others. They have also composed music for theater, video art and multimedia performance. In 2011, the project ceased activity with the death of Jorge Lima Barreto. « hide

Similar Bands: Telectu Cutler Berrocal, Vitor Rua

LPs
Quartetos
2002

Solos
2000

Biombos
1994

Evil Metal
1992

Digital Buiça
1990

Camerata Elettronica
1988

4
1 Votes
Rosa-Cruz
1987

Halley
1985

Off Off
1984

Belzebu
1983

4.5
1 Votes
Ctu Telectu
1982

4.8
2 Votes
Live Albums
Live at the Knitting Factory New York City
1990

Telefone (Live Moscovo - Xll Festival 85)
1985

Performance IV Bienal De Cerveira
1985

Compilations
Leonardo Internet
1996

Mimesis
1996

Theremin Tao
1993

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