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Frode Haltli: Passing Images

Read "Passing Images" reviewed by Budd Kopman

Frode Haltli does not play accordion, but rather makes music with an instrument that we call an accordion. Using carefully chosen musicians, Haltli has created, with Passing Images, a highly intense, very concentrated work that is both disconcerting and beautiful--something to be slowly savored and pondered.

Its fifty-one minutes are full of surprises ...

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Frode Haltli: Passing Images

Read "Passing Images" reviewed by John Kelman

Abandoning the contemporary classicism of Looking on Darkness (ECM, 2002), Norwegian accordionist Frode Haltli's Passing Images looks, instead, to traditional Norwegian music for its inspiration. But Haltli, like accordionists Pascal Contet and Guy Klucevsek, stretches the boundaries of his instrument's capabilities--rarely takes things literally. His unfettered musical aesthetic, and the players that he's chosen to work ...

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Frode Haltli: Passing Images

Read "Passing Images" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Come in molti lavori della ECM vi è poco o nulla di 'jazz' in questo Passing Images. Ma come accade in non pochi dischi licenziati dalla raffinata etichetta bavarese ci si può imbattere in piacevoli sorprese. E’ il caso del secondo lavora da leader del trentenne fisarmonicista norvegese Frode Haltli. Solida preparazione accademica alle spalle con numerosi riconoscimenti nel ...