Les Rumeurs De La Ville (Rumors Of The City)

by Guigou Chenevier

supported by
/
  • Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

     $9.99 USD  or more

     

1.
2.
05:43
3.
05:48
4.
5.
6.
7.
06:49
8.
9.
04:57
10.
11.
12.
13.
14.
04:39

about

Guigou is one of rock's great unsung drummers, performing with Volapük and Etron Fou for many years. This album grew out of a workshop Guigou held in his home of Avignon. He composed music for saxes, clarinets, cellos, keyboards, guitar, bass & drums, to be played by professional musicians [with all of Volapük as part of the band]. Then he added tapes he had made of "amateur" musicians performing in impromptu situations. This work is a mixture of the compositions for septet plus taped fragments of the amateurs. Neither aspect stands alone, as each - the professional & the enthusiastic amateur - is assimilated into the whole. Great compositions, great playing & a beautiful cover; basically this is a Guigou-led, big-band Volapük record. A brilliant & unique presentation.

credits

released 01 September 1998

tags

license

all rights reserved

feeds

feeds for this album, this artist