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She Let Go by Gabriel Genest

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Album Title: As It Is
Label: Odd Sound Records
Released: 2024
Duration: 00:52:00

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She Let Go is a song composed by saxophonist Gabriel Genest with lyrics by Safire Rose. About the process of creating that song, Genest says: "'She Let Go’ is a poem I discovered during a meditation retreat at the Insight Meditation Society. When you meditate intensively for days on, a particular availability and openness can sometimes set in. Safire Rose’s poem ‘She Let Go’ is a wonderful illustration of this state. My hope is that this piece will also enable us all to touch this state, even if only lightly. “The piece begins as a duet with piano and voice. Yannick Anctil is an outstanding accompanist, and it was a privilege to see him and Jeanne Laforest take creative risks and throw themselves into the void like this when recording this duet section. Each take was unique and deeply alive.”

Tracks

Sur le fil; Kairos; Effet papillon; Savor; As It Is; Stalemate; Voir au-delà; She Let Go; Savor (alternate take)

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Date featured

July 15, 2024

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