LILLY: Tenderly featuring Gilad HekselmanBy
Here they are on the album Tenderly. The result of a day's work in the studio with songs that are the work of a lifetime. Timeless songs. Duke Ellington's "Day Dream" and standards like "You Go to My Head" and "Skylark," but also more recent classics like the folk-icon Nick Drake's poetic "Voice from the Mountain."
Lilly, whose full name is Lilly-Ann Hertzman, and Gilad Hekselman sing these songs tenderly. Hekselman creates a lush tapestry of tones, a gentle architecture that supports the songs without holding them down to the ground. Along with Lilly, they fly into the sky and sunset. Tender songs. Songs of loving and living. A setup so simple and yet so complex. Phrasings filled with an understanding of space and pause. Guitar lines and vocal chords. Guitar chords and vocal lines. A symbiosis, a deep conversation, not chitter-chatter. Poetry sung tenderly.
Tenderly; You Go to My Head; Skylark; First Song; Voice from the Mountain; Hvem kan sejle / Whistling Away the Dark; You’re Everything; Day Dream.
Lilly: vocal; Gilad Hekselman: guitar.
Title: Tenderly (feat. Gilad Hekselman) | Year Released: 2017 | Record Label: Gateway Music
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