Lucy Railton

Lucy Railton: Subaerial

$11.16 $12.98
Product Type: CD
Artist: Lucy Railton

Title: Subaerial
Label: SN Variations

Subaerial' is the latest and most sophisticated transmission from the long musical partnership of cellist Lucy Railton and keyboardist Kit Downes, a collaborative history that stretches back thirteen years. From the beginning, the pair bridged musical worlds, with the former emerging from classical and contemporary music and the latter steeped in jazz tradition. This phenomenal new album captures the musicians erasing lines between approaches and traditions. While improvisation has always been a part of their alliance, Subaerial marks the first time that the duo have used recorded improvisations as the core material for a release. The cello and organ, beautifully recorded by Alex Bonney at Skáholt Cathedral, blend in richly striated harmonies, with phrases and cadences that stretch back centuries while sounding unerringly contemporary

1.1 Down to the Plains
1.2 Lazuli
1.3 Folding in
1.4 Under the Air
1.5 Torch Duet
1.6 Partitions
1.7 Of Becoming and Dying

Recently viewed