Summit’ by Astor Piazzolla & Gerry Mulligan is an album recorded on September 24–26 and October 1–4, 1974 in Italy.
Track Listing : 1.20 Years Ago (Astor Piazzolla) – 06:26 . 2.Close Your Eyes And Listen (Astor Piazzolla) – 04:32 . 3.Years Of Solitude (Astor Piazzolla) – 04:07 . 4.Deus Xango (Astor Piazzolla) – 03:45 . 5.20 Years After (Astor Piazzolla) – 04:10 . 6.Aire De Buenos Aires (Gerry Mulligan) – 04:37 . 7.Remiscence (Astor Piazzolla) – 06:30 . 8.Summit (Astor Piazzolla) – 03:35
Musicians : Astor Piazzolla – Bandoneon . Gerry Mulligan – Baritone Saxophone . Angel ‘Pocho’ Gatti – Keyboards . Tullio De Piscopo – Drums . Giuseppe Prestipino – Electric Bass . Alberto Baldan – Marimba . Gianni Ziloli – Marimba . Filippo Dacco – Electric Guitar . Bruno De Filippi – Electric Guitar . Umberto Benedetti Michelangelo – Violin . Renato Riccio – Viola . Enio Miori – Cello
Production : Produced By Mario Fattori, Fabio Belotti, Aldo Pagani . Tonino Paolillo – Sound Engineer
Package : Alberto Rizzo – Cover Photos . Roberto Carra – Cover Design . Marco Cambieri – Cover Design
Recorded September 24–26 And October 1–4, 1974 At Mondial Sound Studio, Milan, Italy.
Released In 1974 By Erre T.V./Music Hall.
This is mostly dark and moody music, with a lot of tonal variety and a resolute refusal to fit into any of the handy pigeonholes: a one-off event, wholly successful. […]
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Happily, there is little of the strident searching and experimentation in which Piazzolla occasionally indulged. Instead this is stunningly expressive and relective music with an almost melancholic feel. […]