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"The Acropolis" by Hristo Vitchev

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The Perperikon Suite
Hristo Vitchev
First Orbit Sounds
2011

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Fiona's Comments

More Greek influence. Sprightly and revitalizing, play it again sounds.

About the Album

An impressionistic jazz album combining modern jazz, world, fusion, and orchestral elements into a large scale jazz suite in 7 movements. The music is inspired by the spirit and magic of the ancient and sacred Thracian city of Perperikon. "The Acropolis" is movement number five. Hristo Vitchev, guitar; Weber Iago, piano; Joe De Rose, drums; Dan Robbins, bass; Christian Tamburr, vibraphone.

Track Listing

The Stone Passage; The Palace; The Great Hall; The Shrine of Dionysus; The Acropolis; The Northern City; The Southern City.

Personnel

Hristo Vitchev: guitar; Weber Iago: piano; Christian Tamburr: vibes; Dan Robbins: bass; Joe DeRose: drums.

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Date featured

January 29, 2014

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