Dark Is The Sun
DARK IS THE SUN
Recorded in Sweden, ‘Dark is the Sun’ is a concept album based on themes and variations by British pianist/composer/arranger Greg Foat, who has created an intriguing blend of non-contemporary jazz sounds with classic scoring techniques. An exotic array of unorthodox instrumentation was utilized, including harpsichord, tubular bells and a 15 piece choir. With musical reference and influence from such luminaries as Bruno Nicolai, Michel Legrand and Serge Gainsbourg as well as a firm nod towards UK jazzmen Michael Garrick, Keith Mansfield and Alan Hawkshaw, the result is highly-listenable, enduring and fulfilling for those who like real music played with real instruments.
*** SPECIAL 10th ANNIVERSARY EDITION with gatefold sleeve
*** 180g repress of this incredible album that continues to be in demand 10 years on
*** Special edition with tip-on gatefold sleeve including archive pics & new liners
*** Download card included