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Phil Minton Net Worth

Phil Minton Net Worth is
$900,000

Phil Minton Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Phil Minton (b. 2 November 1940, Torquay, United Kingdom) is a jazz/free-improvising vocalist and trumpeter.Minton is a highly dramatic baritone who tends to specialize in literary texts: he has sung lyrics by William Blake with Mike Westbrook's group, Daniil Kharms and Joseph Brodsky with Simon Nabatov, and extracts from James Joyce's Finnegans Wake with his own ensemble. He even once participated in a Jimi Hendrix tribute project, belting out the lyrics in particular over-the-top fashion. Between 1987 and 1993 Minton toured Europe, North America and Russia with Lindsay Cooper's Oh Moscow ensemble.He is perhaps best known, however, for his completely free-form work, which involves "extended techniques" that can be as unsettling as they can be mesmerising. His vocals often include the sounds of retching, burping, screaming, and gasping, as well as childlike muttering, whining, crying and humming; he also has an ability to distort his vocal cords to produce two notes at once. As the DJ/poet Kenneth Goldsmith has described it:Minton's most frequent improvising companions are the pianist Veryan Weston and the drummer Roger Turner, but over the years he has worked with most of the improvising musicians in the European scene. Unlike some first-generation free improvisers, he has also become a frequent participant in the so-called electroacoustic improvisation (EAI) scene.
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Date Of BirthNovember 2, 1940
Place Of BirthTorquay, Devon, England, UK
ProfessionComposer, Soundtrack, Actor
Star SignScorpio

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Throw Them Up and Let Them Sing2012Video short
Sea Shanties2010Short
Videoplus ABC1986TV Short

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Unlimited 232010Documentary performer: "Voice and Turntables II" / writer: "Outer Limits" / writer: "Voice and Turntables II" - as Philip Watcyn Minton

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
River of Fundament2014Singing Wake Guest
Sea Shanties2010Short

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
BBC2 Playhouse1980TV Series musician - 1 episode
Song of the Shirt1979musician: trumpet and vocals

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Feral Voice2012Video documentary short completed
Unlimited 232010DocumentaryHimself
Speak Easy: The Loft Concert2009VideoHimself
Videoplus ABC1986TV ShortHimself

Known for movies


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