Gino Robair

Gino Robair

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Gino Robair is a percussionist, music journalist, and published composer living in the San Francisco Bay Area. Gino frequently tours North America and Europe as a soloist and often improvises in ad-hoc groups. He has performed and/or recorded with Anthony Braxton, Tom Waits, John Butcher, LaDonna Smith, Otomo Yoshihide, Eugene Chadbourne, John Zorn, Nina Hagen, Thinking Fellers Union Local 282, Myra Melford, ROVA Saxophone Quartet, The Club Foot Orchestra, and he is a founding member of the Splatter Trio.

Gino has studied percussion with Ron George, AMM percussionist Eddie Prevost, William Kraft, and William Winant; studied composition with Barney Childs, Lou Harrison, David Rosenboom, and Larry Polansky; and has earned two masters degrees--Electronic Music and Composition--from Mills College, Oakland CA.
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Gino Robair Discography

Albums

Gino Robair / Anthony Braxton Gino Robair / Anthony Braxton - Duets 1987 (Album) Rastascan Records US 1987 Sell This Version
BRD 004 Gino Robair Other Destinations(CD, Album, Ltd) Rastascan Records BRD 004 US 1989 Sell This Version
brd030 Miya Masaoka / Tom Nunn / Gino Robair Miya Masaoka / Tom Nunn / Gino Robair - Crepuscular Music(CD, Album) Rastascan Records brd030 US 1995 Sell This Version
ryokan 1 Philip Gelb, Gino Robair, Miya Masaoka, Dana Reason (2), Shaking Ray Levis Philip Gelb, Gino Robair, Miya Masaoka, Dana Reason (2), Shaking Ray Levis - Purple Wind(CD, Album) Ryokan ryokan 1 US 1996 Sell This Version
BRD 025 Thomas* / Robair* Thomas* / Robair* - Unity In Multiplicity(CD, Album) Rastascan Records BRD 025 US 1996 Sell This Version
BRD 023 Gino Robair Singular Pleasures: Percussion Music For Listening And Sampling(CD, Album) Rastascan Records BRD 023 US 1998 Sell This Version
SR 01 Giuseppe Ielasi / Renato Rinaldi / Domenico Sciajno / Gino Robair Giuseppe Ielasi / Renato Rinaldi / Domenico Sciajno / Gino Robair - May 15th(CD, Album, Ltd, Num) Fringes Recordings SR 01 Italy 1998 Sell This Version
SPL 109 John Butcher / Gino Robair / Matthew Sperry John Butcher / Gino Robair / Matthew Sperry - 12 Milagritos(CD, Album) Spool SPL 109 Canada 1998 Sell This Version
MNSCS 003 Gino Robair Buddy Systems - Selected Duos And Trios(CD, Album) Meniscus MNSCS 003 US 1998 Sell This Version
BRD038, 005 Steve Norton, Tom Plsek, Gino Robair Steve Norton, Tom Plsek, Gino Robair - Firehouse Futurities(CD, Album) Rastascan Records, Tautology BRD038, 005 US 1999 Sell This Version
LS015 Shiurba* / Robair* / Rosenberg* / Guberman* Shiurba* / Robair* / Rosenberg* / Guberman* - Spotted Dick(CDr, Ltd, Num) Limited Sedition LS015 US 1999 Sell This Version
482-1013 John Butcher / Miya Masaoka / Gino Robair John Butcher / Miya Masaoka / Gino Robair - Guerrilla Mosaics(CD, Album) 482 Music 482-1013 US 2002 Sell This Version
BRD 049 Peter Kowald / Miya Masaoka / Gino Robair Peter Kowald / Miya Masaoka / Gino Robair - Illuminations (Several Views)(CD, Album) Rastascan Records BRD 049 US 2003 Sell This Version
482-1030 Vinkeloe* / Cremaschi* / Masaoka* / Robair* Vinkeloe* / Cremaschi* / Masaoka* / Robair* - Klang. Farbe. Melodie.(CD) 482 Music 482-1030 US 2004 Sell This Version
BRD 051 John Butcher & Gino Robair John Butcher & Gino Robair - New Oakland Burr(CD, Album) Rastascan Records BRD 051 US 2004 Sell This Version
CS 042 cd Birgit Ulher, Gino Robair Birgit Ulher, Gino Robair - Sputter(CD, Album) Creative Sources CS 042 cd Portugal 2005 Sell This Version
4126 Gail Brand, Tim Perkis, Gino Robair, John Shiurba, Matthew Sperry Gail Brand, Tim Perkis, Gino Robair, John Shiurba, Matthew Sperry - Supermodel Supermodel(CD, Album) Emanem 4126 UK 2006 Sell This Version
BRD 057 Lindsay* / Looney* / Robair* Lindsay* / Looney* / Robair* - Lindsay / Looney / Robair - Yellowcake (CD, Album) Rastascan Records BRD 057 US 2006 Sell This Version
MS005 Lesli Dalaba, Fred Frith, Gino Robair, Matthew Sperry Lesli Dalaba, Fred Frith, Gino Robair, Matthew Sperry - Tuva Space 2001(CDr, Album) Limited Sedition MS005 US 2007 Sell This Version
MS006 John Butcher, Gino Robair, Matthew Sperry John Butcher, Gino Robair, Matthew Sperry - New Langton Arts 2000(CDr, Album) Limited Sedition MS006 US 2008 Sell This Version
BRD 062 Gino Robair / Birgit Ulher Gino Robair / Birgit Ulher - Blips And Ifs(CD, Album) Rastascan Records BRD 062 US 2009 Sell This Version
AP-02 David Sait w/ Glen Hall w/ Gino Robair w/ LaDonna Smith David Sait w/ Glen Hall w/ Gino Robair w/ LaDonna Smith - Postage Paid Duets Vol. 2(CD, Album) APPRISe AP-02 Canada 2009 Sell This Version
BRD 063 Gino Robair I, Norton: An Opera In Real Time(CD, Album) Rastascan Records BRD 063 US 2009 Sell This Version
bim-29 Ulher*, Perkis*, Robair* Ulher*, Perkis*, Robair* - Pögiff(CD, Album, Ltd) Bug Incision Records bim-29 Canada 2009 Sell This Version
core 001 Ezramo / Gino Robair / David Fenech / Wendelin Büchler feat. Argo Ulva Ezramo / Gino Robair / David Fenech / Wendelin Büchler feat. Argo Ulva - PopeWAFFEN(LP, Ltd, Num) corvo records core 001 Germany 2010 Sell This Version