Nightshade: Library Music Vol 1

This Hampshire & Foat project should not come as too much of a surprise to those familiar withGreg& Warren's music, influenced heavily by not just Jazz but the library sound of the 60s and 70s along with film soundtracks from the same golden era.Greg& Warren are avid collectors of this music,Gregsends me links night and day to LPs he has picked up digging on his travels. This constant search sends him down new musical pathways and often sparks a whole new concepts for projects. Warren and Gregare both fiercely creative talented individuals which means we have to keep them working, a challenge for us all, but the music rewards the effort many times over.

We had talked for a long time about doing a Library style LP (somethingGregis very passionate about) so during different recording sessions Greg& Warren started laying down various tracks with a view to the LP we have here.

Side one is 5 tracks in very distinct styles, musical paintings for the big screen. The vast sound of the Japanese influenced Jasmine, The Spaghetti Western melancholy of Mariposa Lily, The call to action that is Antonio's Theme, The Breezy Vintage sports car in the sun that Coastal Drivepaints, and Lost in Nostalgia, a late night Poirotesk piece.

Side two is a classic library suite, whichGregdescribes as a Detective's theme with different variations on the motifs.

Item détails
Artist : Hampshire and Foat
Title : Nightshade: Library Music Vol 1
Label : Athens Of The North
Réf. label : AOTNLP 018
Genre : Library Music
Country : UK
Year : 2019
Format : LP
Origine : Original
Record Condition : SEALED
Sleeve Condition : SEALED
Second hand : Non
Price : 24,00 EUR
Out of Stock

Side 1
1. Jasmine
2. Mariposa Lily
3. Antonio's Theme
4. Coastal Drive
5. Lost In Nostalgia (Nightshade (Themes & Variations))
Side 2
1. Introduction
2. Nightshade (Echo Flute & Bowed Bass)
3. Nightshade (main theme)
4. Nightshade (Solo Strings & Solo Fender Rhodes)
5. Nightshade (Pizzicato Strings & Walking Bass)
6. Nightshade (Multi-Tracked Piano)
7. Main Theme (reprise)

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