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The Taj Mahal is in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. I saw it first in the early morning, as the famous shrine was wrapped in mist rising off the river below it, and was immediately captivated. I spent several days exploring the grounds, silently and meticulously, finding every minute and extraordinary detail and listening to the music of its echoing silence. Before is a musical rendition of that experience.


from Passage, released November 29, 1995



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tobias tinker Berlin, Germany

I'm a Canadian-born, Berlin-based pianist, composer and multi-instrumentalist. I studied jazz piano, electroacoustic composition, musicology and a bunch of other stuff at McGill University in Montreal. Since then I've made my living playing, writing and producing music for film, animation, circus, dance, theatre... and my own and, hopefully, others' enjoyment. It's been a fascinating journey! ... more

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