Frequency Disasters – Frequency Disasters (2020)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96 kHz | Time – 52:22 minutes | 1,06 GB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download | Front Cover | © Confront
Low-frequency, high-impact events such as earthquakes and tsunamis are not preventable, three bodies in a room sonically engaging are even less so. Beresford’s architectural narrative drives Magaletti and Martino’s rhythmic interventions into compelling short stories about dancing, dressing in rags, dreaming, swallowing, flight, famine, transformation, and dystopias/utopias.
Frequency Disasters are pianist, improviser and composer Steve Beresford, percussionist Valentina Magaletti and bass player Pierpaolo Martino. The trio offers a carnivalesque approach to improvisation, where high and low culture, drama and irony ‘speak’ to each other, constantly redefining themselves and where normative approaches to frequency and sound are necessarily escaped. Mixing free jazz, noise, avant-garde and library music, the trio creates an imaginary soundtrack to a narrative nourished by literary suggestions of authors such as P.G. Wodehouse, Jeanette Winterson and Italo Calvino.
1. Low Gulp (09:34)
2. Studded Shirt (02:36)
3. Tuttodipunta (07:11)
4. Pink Quote (03:27)
5. A Clumsy Title (01:16)
6. Energetic Binge (08:01)
7. Cosmic Blunders (04:53)
8. Boyish Animation (02:58)
9. Frequency Disasters (02:50)
10. A Mellow Booming (04:47)
11. The Delusion Metabolist (04:48)