Dainis Tenis – a pianist from Latvia – is releasing his first single momentum II of the upcoming debut album as a solo musician. The piece is about repetitive moments in our daily lives, which very often are taken for granted and are not appreciated. Discover that the January 20th in Formula Indie
Such as waking up for a new day, seeing thousands of colours or
having a refreshing sip of water when You’re thirsty. momentum II sets focus on the big value
in these tiny things.
Audio is recorded live on Grotrian-Steinweg G-277 using DPA 4099P microphones.
Dainis is an active member of well known crossover, instrumental band DAGAMBA. As a band
they perform worldwide including several arena concerts in Baltics and Russia, their albums
had won numerous awards. After their debut in Glastonbury festival DAGAMBA has headlined
many world known festivals.
As a soloist Dainis has performed with many orchestras, including Sinfonietta Riga, who has
been awarded the grammy award. He had won numerous competitions as a classical pianist
and has performed in several classical festivals, including Piano aux Jacobins.
The original music of Dainis Tenis is permeated with the sounds of acoustic, prepared pianos
and synths. In his debut album DECODER, the pianist pays homage to both major musical
currents he is interested in – classical piano playing and experimental style that expands the
boundaries of what is already known. In Dainis’ music, lyrical melodies are enlaced with
unusual harmonic solutions that highlight a broad spectrum of emotions from tranquil
meditation to technical eruptions of energy