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Bridges - Hollywood Song Book & Transcriptions

Bridges - Hollywood Song Book & Transcriptions

  • By EISLER / CUISINIER,ARNAULT
  • Release 13/11/2015
  • Media Format CD
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The discography of trio of Guillaume de Chassy, Arnault Cuisinier and Thomas Savy treads a path that skirts and blends the edges of jazz improvisation and classical repertoire. With their second release, "Bridges" adds baritone opera star Laurent Naouri in an intriguing collection comprised of Hanns Eisler's Hollywood Songbook, composed in 1943 with texts by his Los Angeles companion-in-exile, Bertolt Brecht with songs filled with nostalgia and suggested a Hollywood far outside the limelight shot through with an expatriate's sorrow. Completing the collection are bold improvisations based on de Chassy's transcriptions of Sergei Prokofiev pieces with added texts by Russian poets including Pushkin, Lermontov, Tsvetaeva among others. Recorded with pristine results in the 13th century Noirlac Abbey.

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Title: Bridges - Hollywood Song Book & Transcriptions
Release Date: 13/11/2015
Label: Alpha
Media Format: CD
UPC: 3760014192104
Item #: 1550086X