Catégorie : Production / édition

Pilgrim of the String

JEAN-PIERRE CHASSÉ
PILGRIM OF THE STRINGS / ACOUSTIC GUITAR
STRINGS/アコースティックギターの巡礼者

PRODUCTIONS DE L’ONDE
Catalog number : OND2-4072

All music by Jean-Pierre Chassé.

Recorded May 2011, Studio de l’onde, Montreal. Executive producer: Claude Marc Bourget.
Recording producer and engineer:
Jacques Laurin. Mixing by Jacques Laurin. Mastering by Carl Talbot, Le Lab Mastering, Montreal. Photo by Jean-Pierre Chassé. Graphics by (illusions) Philippe Ghielmetti.

A Claude Marc Bourget Production, with the support of Alain Robert.

Jean-Pierre Chassé is playing a Moisan guitar.

PILGRIM OF THE STRINGS / REVIEWS


Critique / Pilgrim of the Strings ⎯ Chassé

06/08/12   REVIEW   
JAZZ TIMES, USA,
by Susan Frances
PILGRIM OF THE STRINGS

Pilgrim of the Strings, the new recording from acoustic guitarist Jean-Pierre Chassé is a lush embroidery of ambient soundscapes tooled in penetrating improvisations, protracting arpeggios and melodic fractals. The Montreal native teamed up with classical pianist Claude Marc Bourget who produced the recording while mixed and mastered by Jacques Laurin. A synthesis of flamenco, bossa nova and ambient jazz, Pilgrim of the Strings soars with a nimble imagination reflective of vintage Django Reinhardt and the melodic sensibilties of Paco.

The soft, angelic sonorous of « Passage To Europe » contrasts the rattling chords swagging « Lo Mas Importante es Vivir.» The elegant flamenco wings of « The Other Side of Eyes » move with a dancer’s instinct switching to the taut arpeggios of « Narmada Ka Pani » highlighting sizzling, erotic chord rotations which are embellished by Turkish accents. The gentle acoustic twirls and spinning riffs of « Pas a Pas » complement the whispery tendrils of « Ishindenshinun » ascending and descending along the melodic scale creating……


Taylor le pianiste (sur Cecil taylor)

CECIL TAYLOR 80 BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION, 2009

Taylor le pianiste, par Claude Marc Bourget (pdf)

Brochure complète CECIL TAYLOR 80 BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION, 2009