“Chimeras” by Gustavo Cortiñas
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Snapshot (Ta' Babuino Records) by Gustavo Cortiñas
Chimeras doesn't sound half as ugly as it might look. For those bedhead
mornings when you feel like a bag of spanners in a world of cotton
A composition inspired by the greek mythological creature the
Chimera: “Who breathed raging fire, a creature fearful, great,
swift-footed and strong, who had three heads, one of a grim-eyed lion; in her hinderpart, a dragon; and in her middle, a goat, breathing forth a fearful blast of blazing fire.” (Homer, the Iliad.) This piece is playful and organically composed, put together in a somewhat similar way to the Chimera; a monster of a tune.
The track features: Roy McGrath: tenor sax; Justin Copeland: trumpet;
Mike Allemana: guitar; Kitt Lyles: bass; Gustavo Cortiñas: drums.
More on the record and the tune at www.gustavocortinasmusic.com
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