NYConnection

Party of Four

Album
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Album information

PerformerNYConnection
Released2012
Typealbumi
Players
LabelJaskaa
Producer

Jaska Lukkarinen

Biography

On the Party of Four album, New York represents more than just a physical place: it’s about a sense of a spiritual, cultural and musical connection. The effortlessly swinging compositions of Lukkarinen and Assaf draw inspiration from the American jazz tradition and, above all, the New York way of life; their music is a reflection of the overall atmosphere and goings-on in the metropolis, whether on the streets or inside shady jazz clubs. Behind each piece is a story or a memory related to New York.

The album’s piano-driven sound is a fusion of rhythmically challenging melodies and seamless interaction that transcends geographical and musical boundaries. The result is a musical expression that is at once modern and respectful of traditions – a coming together of American, European and Israeli cultural heritage.

Tracklist

  1. Dat Deresäv. Bobby Timmons
  2. Out Nowsäv. Jaska Lukkarinen & Roy Assaf
  3. Can I Just Call You Davidsäv. Jaska Lukkarinen & Roy Assaf
  4. Fault Zonesäv. Jaska Lukkarinen & Roy Assaf
  5. Suddenlysäv. Jaska Lukkarinen & Roy Assaf
  6. Hey Man in the Linesäv. Jaska Lukkarinen & Roy Assaf
  7. Shilgiasäv. Jaska Lukkarinen & Roy Assaf
  8. Party of Foursäv. Jaska Lukkarinen & Roy Assaf