Dem Alboran Trio gelingt es, mit Tönen Bilder zu erschaffen. Near Gale ist die Reise dreier Klangforscher vom Kopf ins Herz.
The classic acoustic jazz piano trio has experienced an amazing renaissance over the last few years, and the Alboran Trio is a perfect example of this renaissance. It is the ideal admixture of a disciplined, well-defined group sound and individual musicians playing with a maximum of freedom. The trio masterfully combines traditional jazz forms with elements of world music, playing with an ease and surety in which the most basic ideas dance hand in hand with the most complex. On their ACT debut CD, Meltemi, pianist and composer Paolo Paliaga, bassist Dino Contenti, and drummer Gigi Biolcati exhibit a timeless, stylistically open-ended jazz. In this respect, with Near Gale nothing has changed. Sailing is Paolo Paliaga’s second great passion – Meltemi are the strong, dry summer winds of the Aegean Sea, and Near Gale is also borrowed from...line up
Recorded, mixed and mastered by Stefano Amerio at Artesuono Recording Studios, Cavalicco (Udine), Italy, November 2 - 3, 2007
Produced by the Alboran Trio