Keith Jarrett e Chick Corea al Venezia Jazz Festival
Tra i primi ad essere annunciati sono, infatti, Keith Jarrett e Chick Corea, che si esibiranno come headliner di due diverse serate della rassegna musicale. Keith Jarrett si esibirà martedì 16 luglio al Gran Teatro La Fenice, per una serata che …
This year starts with a re-release of the groundbreaking “Hymns/Spheres” by Keith Jarrett. For the first time the complete recording from 1976 is now available on CD,
as specially packaged 2-CD set.
“Hymns/Spheres”, Keith Jarrett’s celebrated 1976 encounter with the Trinity organ of Ottobeuren’s Benedictine abbey, is at last released in its entirety on CD in this double-disc set prepared from the original analog tapes. “No overdubs or technical ornamentations were utilized, only the pure sound of the organ in the abbey is heard”. The pure sound, as channelled by the mind, hands, and feet of one of the great improvisers of the age. When “Hymns/Spheres” was first released in 1976, some critics made comparisons with the organ music of Ligeti, Messiaen and Reger, but time has shown this to be an essential expression of Jarrett’s creativity, original to the core.