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Laszlo Gardony: Signature Time

Read "Signature Time" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Il pianista di origini ungheresi Laszlo Gardony pubblica un nuovo lavoro per la Sunnyside Records dal titolo Signature Time, una sorta di tributo al sound proveniente dall'Africa, seme indispensabile per lo sviluppo dei generi contemporanei, dall'hip hop al jazz e per tutto quello che ci si può mettere nel mezzo.

Il pianismo deciso del leader, ...

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Laszlo Gardony: Signature Time

Read "Signature Time" reviewed by Raul d'Gama Rose

As composer, Laszlo Gardony posits--without much opposition--that the inspiration of all modern music owes a debt to the “birthplace of culture and sound: Africa. As a composer and pianist he develops his hypothesis with Signature Time, an album of considerable and somewhat dark beauty. Driven by the percussive nature of African music--in almost continuous binary rhythms--Gardony's ...

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Laszlo Gardony: Signature Time

Read "Signature Time" reviewed by Bruce Lindsay

According to his liner notes, pianist Laszlo Gardony's Signature Time is “a tribute to all African-inspired sound." It's a tribute that recognizes the centrality of African music in so many contemporary genres, showing this recognition in the creation of some fine original music and the reworking of some classic songs.

Gardony was born ...