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Sarasvati by Goran Kajfes

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Amigo
Released: 2010

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Fiona's Comments

A song full of the joyous celebration so prevalent in much of the Impulse label's releases in the sixties, especially releases like Pharoah Sanders' which delved into African rhythms and instruments. But where many of those Impulse albums had an organic earthiness to them, Kajfes heads up to space, expanding into subtle electronics and something approaching the psychedelic-jazz of the seventies. This experimentation meets with ridiculous success. This entire album is outstanding.

About the Album

Goran Kajfe (trumpet, percussion, synthesizer bass), Jonas Kullhammar (tenor saxophone, bass saxophone, flute), Per Johansson (baritone saxophone, flute, bass drum), Jesper Nordenstrm (organ, Fender Rhodes, Logan String Melody), Robert stlund (Moog, electric guitar), Andres Sderstrm (acoustic guitar, electric guitar, key harp), Johan Lindstrm (electric guitar, guzen), Majid Bekkas (voice, oud), Hanna Ekstrm (violin), Johan Berthling (acoustic bass, electric bass), Johan Holmegard (drums), Frederick Bjrling (drums), Lars Skoglund (drums), Suranjana Ghosh (tablas).

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Goran Kajfes
trumpet

Date featured

December 19, 2011

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