Art in Motion

Format: CD
Release Date: 9/13/2019
$12.98
Availability: In Stock
Overview

Perhaps because he grew up at a time when the term “keyboard” was as likely to mean a synth or sampler as a Steinway, Finnish pianist Aki Rissanen seems to have a particular fondness for the pulsing insistence of eighth-note ostinatos. It’s a sound that evokes the chattering circuitry of sequencers, except that instead of programming the notes, Rissanen plays them by hand, a bit of virtuosity made all the more astonishing because it’s merely background, a rhythmic pattern that simply supports the melodic thrust of what he’s playing. - DownBeat Magazine

 

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Tracks
1. Aeropeans
Length: 05:18
2. Facts and Fiction
Length: 04:44
3. Moro Lasso al Mio Duolo
Length: 06:09
4. Das Untemperierte Klavier
Length: 05:18
5. Arborium
Length: 03:33
6. Cantus Arcticus, Melancholy
Length: 06:29
7. Seemingly Radical
Length: 06:32
8. Love Song
Length: 03:57
9. Alava Maa
Length: 04:33
Album Details
Disc Count: 1
Total Length: 46:33
UPC: 5060509790739