Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders & The London Symphony Orch – Promises - 2021 Modern Modal Jazz - Audiophile Bernie Grundman - Sealed 180 Grm LP

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Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders & The London Symphony Orchestra – Promises
 
 
Label: Luaka Bop – 6 80899 0097-1-3
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Album, Limited Edition, 180 Gram Black Vinyl 
2023 Repress
 
Lacquer Cut at – Bernie Grundman Mastering
Pressed By – Schallplattenfabrik Pallas GmbH – 56593
Lacquer Cut By – Chris Bellman
Limited edition on 180 gram vinyl, housed in a die-cut gatefold sleeve, with a 12x12" insert.
180 Gram stickers on the wrapping (front).
Barcode sticker (680899189712) on the wrapping (back) different from the one on the sleeve (680899009713).
 
Country: US
Released: Mar 23, 2021
Genre: Electronic, Jazz
Style: Soul-Jazz, Modal
 
 
Tracklist
 
A Movements 1-5
 
B Movements 6-9
 
 
 
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Credits
Composed By – Sam Shepherd
Conductor – Sally Herbert
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Piano, Harpsichord, Celesta, Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Synth [Oberheim 4 Voice], Synth [OB-Xa], Synth [Solina String Ensemble], Effects [Therevox ET-4.3], Electronics [EMS Synthi], Synth [ARP 2600], Synth [Buchla 200e] – Sam Shepherd
Recorded By [London Symphony Orchestra Assisted By] – Ashley Andrew-Jones, Gianluca Massimo
Recorded By [London Symphony Orchestra] – John Prestage
Score [Score Preparation] – Colin Rae, Olli Cunningham
Strings – The London Symphony Orchestra
Tenor Saxophone, Voice – Pharoah Sanders
Written-By [London Symphony Orchestra], Arranged By [London Symphony Orchestra] – Sam Shepherd
 
 
Notes
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A composition for Saxophone, Strings, Keyboards and Electronics entitled 'Promises' by Sam Shepherd.
 
Recorded at Sargent Recorders, Los Angeles, California.
London Symphony Orchestra; Recorded at Air Studios, London.
Mixed [...] at ESM4, London.
 
 
 
 
."In the past year, Sanders worked with Sam Shepherd, the British producer and composer who records under the name Floating Points, on a sweeping, nine-movement piece called “Promises.” Shepherd composed the music, played various instruments, electronic and otherwise, and enlisted the London Symphony Orchestra to perform it. Sometimes the piece is so quiet you might check your volume setting to see if it’s still on, and other times, when the strings hit a crescendo, it’s earth-shaking. In the middle of this tapestry is Sanders, his warm tone and fluid technique undiminished even at 80 years old, listening to his surroundings and finding brilliant patterns to stitch the work together and thus elevate it."
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Condition New
Format LP, 180 Gram
Color Black