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who am i?

i am a guitarist, composer, and improviser based out of chicago. i like to play music that focuses on exploring sound through free jazz, collaborative improvisation, and experimental music. current projects that i am involved in include a 4-7 piece group called zebec, a guitar/bass/drums/laptop trio called dawa, and for the birds, a sextet that writes music based on bird calls.

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contact me at ishmaelalimusic@gmail.com