Suspended night 2003 lontano 2006 dark eyes 2009 lontano is an album by polish jazz trumpeter and composer tomasz stanko recorded in 2005 and released on the ecm label. With this work, tomasz stanko reaches equivalence with miles davis. The septuagenarian trumpeter proves as wily as ever on wislawa, a doubledisc. Ecm g ecm 1603 tomasz stanko leosia ecm g ecm 1650 various artists selected signs, i ecm g. Tomasz stanko 11 july 1942 29 july 2018 was a polish jazz trumpeter and composer.
Lontano by edward zucker, published on september 10, 2006. Tomasz ludwik stanko 11 july 1942 29 july 2018 was a polish trumpeter and composer. Tidal is the first global music streaming service with high fidelity sound, hidef video quality, along with expertly curated playlists and original content making it a trusted source for music and culture. Whereas soul of things 2002 and suspended night 2004 focused on stankos increasing sense of balladry and structurally harmonic, assonant atmospheres, lontano. While suspended night ecm, 2004 showed considerable development from the quartets first release, soul of things ecm, 2002, lontano represents a major shift towards free playing that. The 64yearold polish trumpeter has been playing professionally for more than 40 years with great originality, refinement, and selfassurance, and the younger musicians who fill out his quartet marcin wasilewski. Im not the only one who compares him with miles davis, whose tone and style is similar although different in mood. Inspired by early ornette coleman and the innovations of john coltrane. Soul of things by tomasz stanko quartet on amazon music. Listen free to tomasz stanko quartet lontano lontano, part 1, cyrhla and more.
Tomasz stanko new york quartet december avenue amazon. Polish trumpeter tomasz stanko has in recent years gained huge worldwide popularity, thanks in part to the rejuvenating influence of his young. Lontano tomasz stanko, tomasz stanko quartet songs. To say that december avenue is a ballads project is too simple. Wislawa tomasz stanko, tomasz stanko new york quartet. Not because of the sound, but since this quartet feels equally creative in its cooperation as the miles davis quartet did in the 1960s. Discover top playlists and videos from your favorite artists on shazam. Tomasz stanko trumpet bobo stenson piano anders jormin. Tomasz stanko quartet listen to tomasz stanko quartet on deezer. The album was recorded in june 2012 in new york, a city in which the great polish trumpeter has become a familiar presence in the last decade. Jazz trumpeter tomasz stanko began his tenure as a major force in european free jazz in the early 60s with the formation of the quartet jazz darins in 1962 with adam makowicz. The culmination of the critically acclaimed tomasz stanko quartet of the 2000s, lontano ecm is work that is very much of one piece.
Listen to your favorite songs from lontano by tomasz stanko quartet now. Free jazz tomasz stanko edward vesala quartet live at remont 1978, vinyl discogs. Since relocating to america from his native europe, polish trumpeter tomasz stanko has assembled a crack band to articulate his ever fluctuating, often experimental musical ideas. Dark eyes tomasz stanko, tomasz stanko quintet songs. Tomasz stanko new york quartet december avenue 2017 flac tracks 24bit88,2 khz time 64. Stanko also put in time with andrzej trzaskowski in the mid. In the early 1970s, at the helm of tomasz stanko quintet, he came to the forefront of the free jazz scene and was featured at major european festivals. Often recording for ecm records, stanko is strongly associated with free jazz and the avantgarde. Tomasz stanko is one of my favourite jazz musicians and here he is playing with his classic polish quartet. Find the song lyrics for tomasz stanko quartet top tracks.
Digital booklet four years after the landmark album wislawa, the great polish trumpeter tomasz stankos new york quartet returns with another masterful recording, december avenue. December avenue tomasz stanko new york quartet, tomasz. Tomasz stanko quartet listen on deezer music streaming. The great polish trumpeter tomasz stankos new york quartet returns with another masterful recording. The change of direction on lontano, the third release by polish trumpeter tomasz stanko and his three young collaborators marcin wasilewski piano, slawomir kurkiewicz bass, and michal miskiewicz drums is startling.
The presentation of the tracks as variations gives the cd a sense of coherence too. With music streaming on deezer you can discover more than 56 million tracks, create your. In the 1960s stanko joined krzysztof komedas quintet, soon became its mainstay, and recorded with it a masterpiece of european jazz, lp astigmatic. Stanko is associated with free jazz and the avantgarde in 1962, tomasz stanko formed his first band, the jazz darings, with saxophonist janusz muniak, pianist adam makowicz, bassist jacek ostaszewski, drummer wiktor perelmuter. Never have i heard quietness this exciting before because in the middle of this emptiness there is music, free floating notes of music.
From the bosonossa and other ballads album recorded march 29,30 and april 1, 1993 at s4 studio, warsaw, poland. Tomasz stanko introduces a new and exciting quartet, in a double album full of strong themes, inspired playing, and improvisational daring. Polish trumpet player tomasz stanko is a modern lyricist. Whereas soul of things 2002 and suspended night 2004 focused on stanko s increasing sense of balladry and structurally harmonic, assonant atmospheres, lontano. Tomasz stanko quartet the weekend planet abc radio. His new york quartet, consisting of pianist david virelles, bassist thomas morgan, and drummer gerald cleaver is a study in contrasts. Always an insightful bandleader, stanko here encourages spirited improvisation to flower around his characteristically melancholic and soulful themes, and all players are presented to best advantage, with each one configuring their own lyrical domain within the world of a stanko song. Tomasz stanko almost green 1979 full album youtube. Dark places can be foreboding, and also comforting or beautiful if put into proper context. Suspended night tomasz stanko, tomasz stanko quartet.
Yes, the trio, which has recorded on its own, pushes him with its fresh energy and ideas. The mysterious piano intro in blue cloud opens the doorway for the band to engage in collective improvisation, though they never completely. I consider lontano a masterpeice, a jazz classic equal to kind of blue. Really, you need to buy all three tomasz stanko quartet cds plus the two cds by the marcin wasilewski trio simple acoustic trio. Lontano by tomasz stanko quartet on amazon music unlimited. Lontano is the third album stanko has made with his supporting trio of young polish musicians, following soul of things ecm, 2001 and suspended night ecm, 2003. From 1963 to 1967 he played with krzysztof komeda in a group that revolutionized european jazz and made an impact across the atlantic as well. Cloud, the opener, is an elliptical dialogue between stanko and virelles that poses a handful of unanswered musical questions, and is all the better for it. Stankos music is such a spontaneous process of discovery, such a dynamic response to tides of emotion, that it is always prone to sudden eruptions, his trumpet flaring across a night sky or scraping like sand. Stream ad free with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. When tomasz stanko first started working with a trio of polish teenagers in 1994 marcin wasilewski, piano. Tomasz stanko new york quartet december avenue 2017.
Michal miskiewicz, drums on film projects and live gigs inside his native land, he might have glimpsed, but surely never fully conceived of, the sound that the quartets relationship would offer a decade later. Tomasz stanko quartet music, videos, stats, and photos. They are all great but marcin wasilewski on piano is superb. Yes, polish jazz has evolved to the very highest level.
This is free jazz perfomed at the very highest level. Released in 2006, the album features stanko on trumpet, marcin wasilewski on piano, slawomir kurklowicz on acoustic. During the 2000s he retained a regular working band of very young musicians, and for dark eyes he. N obody holds a single, longblown trumpet note like the polish pioneer tomasz stanko a wearily exhaled, soberly ironic, yet oddly awestruck sound that is unique in jazz. Lontano, suspended night, soul of things, matka joanna, top tracks.
Muzyka krzysztofa komedy krzysztof komedas music penderecki don cherry the new eternal rhythm orchestra. In the silence of the night tomasz stanko quartet from the dvd sounds like christmas. Lontano is the third album by 64yearold polish trumpeter tomasz stanko to team him with a trio of exceptionally talented young countrymen who started playing with him while still in their teens. Rather as did leosia ecm, 1996, made with bobo stenson piano, anders jormin bass and tony oxley drums, it captures a band at a peak of comradeship and creativity, given. Lontano, an album by tomasz stanko quartet on spotify. Other bands have been around for longer than polish trumpeter tomasz stankos current quartet, but few have exhibited such palpable growth in so little time.204 284 1181 200 995 219 1171 1429 874 1053 10 714 806 1325 636 663 1451 1139 1092 51 845 69 191 721 185 1193 502 185 1049 1228 1323 76 888