The genesis of this threesome coming together seemed to be a quite natural one. Liebman and
Rudolph began playing duo in 2016 and Sorey and Rudolph began performing as a percussion duet
in 2018. Sorey states "we seemed so in sync with each other, in part, perhaps, because we are both
composers as well as percussionists." When the opportunity arose to present a trio concept it seemed a natural step for these three artists of different generations to perform together. NEW NOW is the recorded document of that concert. Liebman, Sorey & Rudolph brought their unique and evolved rhythm and sonic languages to the fore, through inspired and spirited dialogue. The music flows as one complete piece with several movements or sections. This music exists on its own terms reflecting the wonderful alchemy of these artists as they spontaneously created dialogues, orchestrations and sonic moods. According to Liebman, "For a "maiden voyage".