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Artist: Stowell, John & Dan Dean
Title: Rain Painting
Format: CD
Label: ORIGIN RECORDS  ( http://originarts.com )
Catalog Number:82815
Barcode:805558281525 itemnumber=1000124926
Price: $15.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: JAZZ
Release Date: 2/19/2021
Availability: In Stock
Additional Musical Category Notes:
Modern jazz duo 


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"John and his music are unique...He always has a great deal to say in his quiet, sincere way, and it resonates." - Just Jazz Guitar. Master guitarist and improvisor, John Stowell, has spent the last five decades touring the world, most often immersed in the universal jazz repertoire improvising with artists from wherever he's visiting. Through his recordings with "Scenes," and his quartet with Bay Area saxophonist Michael Zilber over the last 20 years, Stowell has had the chance to perform and focus on his own compositions more than ever before. It was through the mastering of those recordings that engineer, bassist, vocalist, producer Dan Dean discovered the nuances of Stowell's writing. The idea of collaboration came when Stowell heard Dean's recent classical voice recording, "Songs Without Words," where he layered multiple tracks of himself in what writer Raul da Gama called "...music-making of the highest order, which plumbs the depths of all of the emotions from wonderful joys to abject lamentations." Taking 10 of Stowell's compositions, Dean & Stowell layered voices, bass, and guitars over the course of a year, discovering unique avenues into the music with the end result feeling spontaneous, joyous and in the moment. "Dan Dean will redefine what you think is possible to achieve with the human voice. Prepare to be astonished." - Melinda Bargreen, Author & Music Critic

Track Listing
 1. 
[4:08]  Welcome to Nice

 2. 
[5:08]  Nanti Glo 

 3. 
[5:33]  Rain Painting 

 4. 
[4:32]  Pretty Boy Floyd 

 5. 
[3:53]  Alora Andiamo! 

 6. 
[4:30]  Springfield Sonata 

 7. 
[4:43]  Tapioca Time 

 8. 
[5:34]  Always Sometimes 

 9. 
[5:43]  Schiffletting 

10. 
[4:42]  The Mandy Walk 


Performers on this Album
John Stowell - Acoustic & Electric Guitars, Fretless Electric Guitar
Dan Dean - Basses, Vocals, Percussion, Drum Programming
Additional Technical Information Available For This Album
Release Format: CD         
Original Recording Location: DDP Studio, Mercer Island, WA
Original Recording Engineer: Dan Dean
Mastering Facility: DDP Studio, Mercer Island, WA
Mastering Engineer: Dan Dean
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