Who Is Jaimie Branch? What Happened? Cause Of Death?: An animated rendition of Theodore Darst and Gregory Nachmanovitch’s “Prayers for Amerikkka pt. 1 and 2” featuring footage from Jaimie Branch’s FLY or DIE performance at Moods, Switzerland on January 23, 2020.
The track will be released on May 21, 2021 as part of IARC0041 FLY or DIE LIVE.
jaimie branch (i.e. me) is a Brooklyn based musician and artist working in improvisation and composition. Through her musical practice, her main interests are exploring and expanding the technical limits of the trumpet and the musical language of free jazz and improvisation. Before moving to Brooklyn in 2015, she was an active member of the Chicago and Baltimore creative music scene as a performer, host and audio engineer.
All the music that was and will be is now here. It lives in the cloud above our heads, and when we play a game, we take it out of the ether for a while and send it back.