They say that all happy families are alike. Is that necessarily a bad thing? It can mean that they share qualities that make all of them intrinsically great.
Now we all have bands that we admire who to us are the very definition of what it means to be an ensemble. Great bands are like happy families, they are all alike.
Our goal is to find out how they are alike, to find those qualities that bring these ensembles together into the circle of creative genius and to incorporate these characteristics into our own music making with others.