Results for "Cowbell Music"
Label: Cowbell Music
Track listing: Nothing but Ice (The adventurous but somewhat sad monotony of unchanging landscapes); Time Piece; The Great Sled Journey (The life and deeds of Knud Rasmussen); The Balloon Launch; Floundering on the Pack Ice; Struggling Homewards, in Good Spirits; Kvitøya, the final destination; Hallucinating Optimism, yet realizing the end; Quitness before Departure; The Legend of Fram; Destination Home; Farewell My Heart, My House; Friendship; The Great Open.
Hans Ulrik / Benjamin Koppel / Jon Balke / Palle Danielsson / Alex Riel: The Adventures of a Polar Expedition
by Jakob Baekgaard
The exploration of arctic landscapes has always fascinated mankind, and both paintings and literature testify to man's longings for the icy unknown. However, few musicians have tried to translate the adventures of the arctic explorers into sound. Danish saxophonist Benjamin Koppel's ambitious The Adventure of a Polar Expedition sets out to right that ...
by Ken Dryden
Even though Phil Woods jokes at every opportunity that, Emphysema is nature's way of telling you that you're playing too fast, the alto saxophonist still brings a special touch to any recording date, as he remains one of the most inventive improvisers on his instrument with a sound that is always recognizable within a few seconds. ...
by Mark F. Turner
With the popularity of Hammond B-3 organ-based recordings, it's becoming hard to differentiate one from another. Ever since the patriarchal organ sounds of Jimmy Smith's hot greased soul and Larry Young's smooth sophistication, the organ combo has flourished. Copenhagen alto saxophonist Benjamin Koppel offers his spin on the idiom with Hammond Street. Koppel ...