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Stefano Battaglia: Pelagos

Read "Pelagos" reviewed by Dan McClenaghan

Italian pianist Stefano Battaglia, an ECM artist since 2005, is a player possessed of an alluring refinement and polish carried over into his jazz work via his classical training. His best recordings, 2015's In the Morning (ECM Records) and River Of Anyder (ECM Records, 2011), are studies intricate and understated beauty. Both are piano trio outings--a ...

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Stefano Battaglia: Pelagos

Read "Pelagos" reviewed by Alberto Bazzurro

Questo dovrebbe essere il settimo album di Stefano Battaglia su ECM, a partire da Raccolto, del 2005, nonché il primo inciso per l'etichetta tedesca (nel maggio 2016 alla Fazioli Concert Hall di Sacile) interamente in solitudine, formula peraltro largamente praticata dal pianista milanese su altre etichette (e ricordiamo almeno Baptism, o Il cerchio interno, o ancora ...

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Stefano Battaglia: Pelagos

Read "Pelagos" reviewed by Karl Ackermann

Stefano Battaglia has a ten-plus year history on the ECM label where he has covered much ground in terms of formations, style and genre. The effort has not always paid off. His label debut Raccolto (2005) was a meandering affair that squandered the opportunities that come with two-discs of music. All of Battaglia's considerable talents were ...