Jakob Bro, Thomas Morgan, Jon Christensen Gefion LP
Jakob Bro, Thomas Morgan, Jon Christensen Gefion LP
Genre: Jazz
Label: ECM
Format: 33RPM,
Size: 12"

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Jakob Bro, Thomas Morgan, Jon Christensen Gefion LP

Jakob Bro, Thomas Morgan, Jon Christensen

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SKU:
ECMLP24707
UPC:
602547247070
High Quality Vinyl LP!

Gefion is Danish guitarist Jakob Bro’s first ECM album as leader, following recordings for the label as sideman with Paul Motian and Tomasz Stanko. Like the work of those masters, Bro’s balladeering distils a sense of jazz history in its specific and highly personal atmospheres. The open forms of Bro’s compositions leave plenty of space for his companions – drum legend Jon Christensen and creative bassist-of-the-moment Thomas Morgan - to make their statements, interactively and in parallel.

And there is space too for the listener’s imagination to follow the flow and the delicate melodic tracery of Bro’s electric guitar in this thoughtful and poetic album. Gefion was recorded in Oslo’s Rainbow Studio in November 2013 and produced by Manfred Eicher.

"Here it is Morgan who plays both a lyric center as well as a more insistent -- yet still sparse -- harmonic foil. Listen to the long, quietly unfolding title track for evidence. Add to this Christensen's unhurried, texturally contrasting cymbal work, which never centers but moves behind and in front of "the beat" to underscore the interactions between his partners and extend them with his own sense of lyricism...Gefion is quiet; it never insists. The listeners' attention can be focused on the intersection of sounds and spaces because what emerges in the end is remarkable for all of its deliberate restraint." -Thom Jurek, allmusic.com

Features:
• High Quality Pressing
• Free MP3 download code included

Musicians:
Jakob Bro, guitar
Thomas Morgan, double bass
Jon Christensen, drums

Selections:
Side One:

1. Gefion
2. Copenhagen
3. And They All Came Marching Out of the Woods
Side Two:
1. White
2. Lyskaster
3. Airport Poem
4. Oktober
5. Ending

Recorded November 2013
Description
High Quality Vinyl LP!

Gefion is Danish guitarist Jakob Bro’s first ECM album as leader, following recordings for the label as sideman with Paul Motian and Tomasz Stanko. Like the work of those masters, Bro’s balladeering distils a sense of jazz history in its specific and highly personal atmospheres. The open forms of Bro’s compositions leave plenty of space for his companions – drum legend Jon Christensen and creative bassist-of-the-moment Thomas Morgan - to make their statements, interactively and in parallel.

And there is space too for the listener’s imagination to follow the flow and the delicate melodic tracery of Bro’s electric guitar in this thoughtful and poetic album. Gefion was recorded in Oslo’s Rainbow Studio in November 2013 and produced by Manfred Eicher.

"Here it is Morgan who plays both a lyric center as well as a more insistent -- yet still sparse -- harmonic foil. Listen to the long, quietly unfolding title track for evidence. Add to this Christensen's unhurried, texturally contrasting cymbal work, which never centers but moves behind and in front of "the beat" to underscore the interactions between his partners and extend them with his own sense of lyricism...Gefion is quiet; it never insists. The listeners' attention can be focused on the intersection of sounds and spaces because what emerges in the end is remarkable for all of its deliberate restraint." -Thom Jurek, allmusic.com

Features:
• High Quality Pressing
• Free MP3 download code included

Musicians:
Jakob Bro, guitar
Thomas Morgan, double bass
Jon Christensen, drums

Selections:
Side One:

1. Gefion
2. Copenhagen
3. And They All Came Marching Out of the Woods
Side Two:
1. White
2. Lyskaster
3. Airport Poem
4. Oktober
5. Ending

Recorded November 2013
Genre
Jazz
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
1.00
Construct
0
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Artist
Jakob Bro, Thomas Morgan, Jon Christensen
Title
Gefion
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
04-06-2015
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
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ASSOC
R
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