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Otmaro Ruiz: Sojourn

Read "Sojourn" reviewed by Raul d'Gama Rose

The Chambers Dictionary describes the word “sojourn" as “a temporary residence or stay, as of one in a foreign land." Pianist Otmaro Ruiz's musical journey offers all the right cues for his Sojourn being so apt to document. Even though it gets somewhat personal at times, it is memorable for anyone interested in taking the journey with him. The obvious association of the word “Sojourn" is where all of Ruiz's simplicity ends. He has a truly complex character, in the ...


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