Musk Ox is a trio featuring Nathanael Larochette (classical guitar), Raphael Weinroth-Browne (cello) and Evan Runge (violin) that blends nature folk intimacy, classical precision, post-black metal atmosphere, and progressive metal intensity into captivating instrumental odes to the past, present and future.
The Visit is a cello/voice duo comprised of Raphael Weinroth-Browne and Heather Sita Black whose epic through-composed pieces seamlessly interweave the ethereal beauty of neoclassical minimalism with the intricate rhythmic edge of progressive metal into a sound that is otherworldly, transcendent, and timeless.
Kamancello, comprised of Shahriyar Jamshidi (kamanche) and Raphael Weinroth-Browne (cello), is an East-meets-West duo whose music transcends genres and cultural boundaries. Their highly evocative improvised performances unite the Kurdish kamanche with the classical cello while travelling beyond both musical traditions.
Glass Armour is an instrumental music ensemble comprised of cellist/multi-instrumentalist/composer Raphael Weinroth-Browne and multi-instrumentalist/audio engineer/producer Dean Watson. Combining a wide range of unusual instruments with more familiar sounds from rock, classical, and electronic music, Glass Armour is kaleidoscopic and dynamic; elusive, yet alluring; daring, yet satisfying.