Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic

Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic is a New York-based acoustic bass player and composer who skillfully brings his background in the fine and performance arts to his projects. He is one of the primary forces behind BOMB X, the VIENNA SUITE, Haleoscene, the 4 Runners and VOX SYNDROME, UNATTENDED PARKING... When seeing those bands perform, the audience is treated to a life-changing experience. He is curating 3 Series in NYC: Spectral Interzone at Spectrum,Free Standards and 1+2+3.(Details on the site) As a creative and talented musician/composers in the new music scene, he has challenged both musicians and listeners to face the music within themselves and the world around them...
Nicolas has played and/or recorded with numerous people including(in no particulary order): Archie Shepp, Odean Pope, Russ Lossing, Billy Mintz, Avery Sharpe, Steve Pott, Michael Attias, Tony Malaby, Brandon Sabrook, Wolfgang Schiftner, Tyshaw Sorey, Herbert Pirker, Ari Hoenig, Nate Smith, Butch Morris, John O Gallagher, Loren Stillman, Matt Wilson, David Bryant, Jacob Sacks, Karl Berger, Gerald Cleaver, Samuel Blais, Robin Verheyen, Take Toriyama, Warren Smith, Ziv Ravitz, Art Hirahara, Bobby Avey, Christoph Auer, Travis Reuter, Jeremy Viner, Matt Applebaum, Kris Davis, Jeff Davis, Georg Vogel, Daniel Carter, Nick Anderson, Akira Ishiguro, Ras Moshe, Jeff Shurdut, Alex Ritz, Salim Washington, Anna Weber, ...

The unique style of his music draws from a diverse background of influences. Some of the compositions recall the impressionistic textures of Ravel. Like Debussy, he uses mathematical models to structures his compositions. His use of an odd meter system comes from Philadelphia acoustic bass player, Jymie Merritt. Not one to shy away from unconventional and diverse influences, one of his compositions uses the 1960’s Spiderman cartoon theme song as inspiration. The style defies the limitations of labels. One can hear the melodic influence of classical, contemporary, folkloric, punk.


SOS01 Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic - Haleoscene アルバムアート Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic, Matt Applebaum (3) Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic, Matt Applebaum (3) - Haleoscene(CD, Album) Seeds Of Sound SOS01 US 2007 このバージョンを出品
NYC02 Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic - Bomb X アルバムアート Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic Bomb X(CD, Album, Ltd) Seeds Of Sound NYC02 US 2007 このバージョンを出品
SWR 16/10 Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic - The Vienna Suite アルバムアート Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic The Vienna Suite(CD, Album) Sessionwork Records SWR 16/10 Austria 2010 このバージョンを出品
SWR 60/13 Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic - Vox Syndrome アルバムアート Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic Vox Syndrome(CD, Album) Sessionwork Records SWR 60/13 Austria 2013 このバージョンを出品
PL048 Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic - Closeness Duets アルバムアート Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic Live Duets With Kyoko Kitamura, Daniel Carter, Nick Jozwiak Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic Live Duets With Kyoko Kitamura, Daniel Carter, Nick Jozwiak - Closeness Duets(CDr, Album, Num) Petit Label PL048 France 2015 このバージョンを出品
CPCD-011 Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic - Futura Spartan Suite アルバムアート Guillermo Gregorio, Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic, Todd Capp Guillermo Gregorio, Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic, Todd Capp - Futura Spartan Suite(CD, Album) Chap Chap Records CPCD-011 Japan 2018 このバージョンを出品
SM3810 Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic - Sedition アルバムアート Blaise Siwula \ Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic \ Jon Panikkar Blaise Siwula \ Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic \ Jon Panikkar - Sedition(CDr, Album) Setola Di Maiale SM3810 Italy 2019 このバージョンを出品