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Marc Wagnon

Marc Wagnon
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Switzerland
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Marc Wagnon grew up in Switzerland, where he studied classical percussion at the Geneva Conservatory. Marc moved to Boston, Massachusetts in 1981 to attend the Berklee School of Music, furthering his mallet technique and studying composition. He eventually settled in New York City, studying Latin American and West African rhythms.
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Marc Wagnon — Earth Is a Cruel Master Marc Wagnon — Earth Is a Cruel Master
(Buckyball br023, 2010, CD)
Tunnels — Natural Selection Tunnels — Natural Selection
(Buckyball BR018, 2006, CD)
Tunnels — Live: The Art of Living Dangerously Tunnels — Live: The Art of Living Dangerously
(Buckyball BR012, 2004, CD)
Tunnels — Progressivity Tunnels — Progressivity
(Buckyball BR009, 2002, CD)
Tunnels — Painted Rock Tunnels — Painted Rock
(Buckyball BR005, 1999, CD)
Brand X — The X-Files: A 20 Year Retrospective Brand X — The X-Files: A 20 Year Retrospective
(Pangea Music OM1011, 1998, 2CD)
Doctor Nerve — Every Screaming Ear Doctor Nerve — Every Screaming Ear
(Cuneiform Rune 88, 1997, CD)
Brand X  — Manifest Destiny Brand X — Manifest Destiny
(Purple Pyramid CLP 9940-2, 1997, CD)
Doctor Nerve — Skin Doctor Nerve — Skin
(Cuneiform Rune 70, 1995, CD)
Various Artists — Unsettled Scores Various Artists — Unsettled Scores
(Cuneiform Rune 75/76, 1995, 2CD)
Percy Jones — Tunnels Percy Jones — Tunnels
(OZ004-2, 1993, CD)
Doctor Nerve — Beta 14 OK Doctor Nerve — Beta 14 OK
(Cuneiform Rune 26, 1991, CD)
Doctor Nerve — Did Sprinting Die? Doctor Nerve — Did Sprinting Die?
(Cuneiform 55002, 1990, CD)
Marc Wagnon — Shadowlines Marc Wagnon — Shadowlines
(Buckyball BR003, 1988/1999, CD)
Doctor Nerve — Armed Observation Doctor Nerve — Armed Observation
(Cuneiform Rune 8, 1987, LP)
Doctor Nerve — Armed Observation / Out to Bomb Fresh Kings Doctor Nerve — Armed Observation / Out to Bomb Fresh Kings
(Cuneiform Rune 38X, 1987/1992, CD)
Doctor Nerve — Out to Bomb Fresh Kings Doctor Nerve — Out to Bomb Fresh Kings
(Punos DRN-1123, 1985, LP)

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