Tord Gustavsen, Simin Tander & Jarle Vespestad - What Was Said (2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 59:13 minutes | 1,07 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital Booklet
What was said brings new colours to Tord Gustavsen’s musical palette. His latest trio project builds upon the subtle understanding of his long musical association with drummer Jarle Vespestad, introduces the entrancing Afghan-German vocalist Simin Tander, and explores the tradition of Norwegian church music in a most untraditional way: “For the repertoire of the new project, Simin and I have been working with an Afghan poet, translating and shaping a selection of hymns that I grew up with in Norway into Pashto,” Gustavsen explains. “This process has been challenging and really fruitful.