Wednesday, 10 June 2015
CBW 659: Mood Music Library,1973, Studies For Guitar And Drama Beat [download again]
Quick break from the gems to bring you a gift from my library collector friend.
This is a better than average library album with some interesting music; despite the title it's not all guitar soloing. First example a representative track featuring the guitar, Tikiunka:
Incidentally, the guitarist's name is Erich Fresti and he is also credited as a German film composer-- not surprisingly.
On the second side an orchestral number called Bussy and Brassy:
Notice how this teen-beat 60s discotheque style moves almost imperceptibly into modulations and more intricate sounds, thanks to a composition by the formidable Illin:
Of course, this same E. Illin I commented on favourably in the past in the context of "Mixed Shorties", and Gert Wilden, the famous German composer, also contributes at the end of side b. Check it out!