Gently Disturbed (Vinyl)
Avishai Cohen Trio
Format: 12" Vinyl
Experience Avishai Cohen’s “Continuo” on vinyl, a captivating fusion of jazz and Middle Eastern influences. With its evocative melodies and vibrant harmonies, this album takes you on a mesmerizing journey, now enhanced with a previously unreleased track “Numi Numi.” Embrace the enchanting soundscape of Cohen’s masterful compositions.
Immerse yourself in Avishai Cohen's transformative album "Gently Disturbed," now available as a captivating vinyl release. This work redefines modern jazz by seamlessly merging global rhythms with contemporary aesthetics. The trio of Avishai Cohen, Shai Maestro, and Mark Guiliana crafts an immersive musical experience that's both dynamic and emotionally resonant.
From the introspective melodies of "Chutzpan" to the intricate rhythms of "The Ever Evolving Etude," the trio's synergy shines throughout. "Gently Disturbed" transcends traditional jazz boundaries, infusing Eastern European folk and Middle Eastern scales into its diverse compositions. Each track contributes to a harmonious narrative that showcases Cohen's visionary approach.
Standout tracks like "Variations in G Minor" and "Pinzin Kinzin" demonstrate the trio's remarkable cohesion, navigating complexities with finesse. This album appeals to a wide audience, captivating jazz aficionados and newcomers alike with its layers of depth and complexity. As a vinyl release, "Gently Disturbed" becomes a sensory journey that amplifies Cohen's mastery and innovation, offering an intimate exploration of contemporary jazz's creative possibilities.
The vinyl format adds an extra layer of authenticity to the listening experience, enhancing the warmth and richness of Cohen's double bass and the intricate piano work of Shai Maestro. Each crackle and pop becomes part of the album's narrative, creating a nostalgic and immersive journey that's best enjoyed on a quality turntable. Whether you're a devoted jazz enthusiast or a curious music lover, this vinyl edition of "Gently Disturbed" offers a tangible connection to the artistry and craft that went into creating this extraordinary musical voyage.
Cohen's ability to blend diverse influences into a cohesive tapestry of sound is evident in tracks like "Gently Disturbed" and "Seattle." The trio's chemistry creates a vibrant conversation that transcends the traditional roles of their instruments. Cohen's basslines anchor the compositions, Maestro's piano work adds layers of color and texture, and Guiliana's drumming injects energy and rhythm. The result is a collection of songs that are at once introspective and invigorating, inviting listeners to explore the nuanced emotions and musical landscapes woven throughout the album.
In "Gently Disturbed," Avishai Cohen and his trio present an innovative and captivating interpretation of modern jazz that defies genre conventions. As you experience the vinyl release, the tactile connection to the music and the intentional imperfections of analog sound create a deeper connection to the artistry, allowing you to immerse yourself fully in the intricate rhythms, harmonies, and emotions of this remarkable album.
- Avishai CohenBass
- Mark GuilianaDrums
- Shai MaestroPiano
- Ray JeffordProducer
- Toby LarnderArt and Design
- Anita CarlssonPhotography (Trio)
- Deirdre KeaneyPhotography (Solo)