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Improvisation XXI by Richard Pellegrin

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Album Title: Passage: Solo Improvisations II
Label: OA2 Records
Released: 2022

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About the Album

Recorded at Whidbey Island's charming Langley Methodist Church, near Seattle, pianist Rich Pellegrin captures the spirit of place in these times, exploring the wide-open spaces of the mind and reconnecting with water, mountains and forest. Selected from the same vault of recordings as 2021's ‘Solitude,’ ‘Passage’ offers a moody, contemplative spirit as it follows an evocative narrative structure, taking the listener on a cinematic journey through their own imagination. The piano itself, a relic with its own idiosyncrasies and character, is another personality in the performance as its creaks and exhortations suggest paths for the performance to wander. Through these two volumes, an accomplished musical mind with far-reaching intentions offers the freedom to just "be."

Song Listing

Improvisation I; Improvisation II; Improvisation III; Improvisation IV; Improvisation V; Improvisation VI; Improvisation VII; Improvisation VIII; Improvisation IX; Improvisation X; Improvisation XI; Improvisation XII; Improvisation XIII; Improvisation XIV; Improvisation XV; Improvisation XVI; Improvisation XVII; Improvisation XVIII; Improvisation XIX; Improvisation XX; Improvisation XXI; Improvisation XXII; Improvisation XXIII; Improvisation XXIV; Improvisation XXV; Improvisation XXVI; Improvisation XXVII; Improvisation XXVIII; Improvisation XXIX; Improvisation XXX

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Date featured

April 15, 2022

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