[LBN011] Adriano Orrù – “Hèsperos” (15 September 2011)
“Hèsperos” is a work based on simplicity. A musician and his instrument.
Some other small objects: marbles balls, pins, beaters…
Six tracks that have in common the fact of starting from the simplest thing
in an instrument like the double bass: the sound of a open string.
This element is the ‘basic foundation’ from which it develops that small
or big world of sounds which is a music piece.
Many simple pieces can give life to something complex. Just like in nature.
Kulturterrorismus -“a brilliant double bass solo album comprising a fine mixture of classical and jazz elements layered with captivating grooves.” / Avant Music News - “Orru’s album is lyrical at the same time that it is experimental…This is a variety of idea art that doesn’t sacrifice the art for the idea.” / The Breakfast Jumpers – “Sei tracce di libera sperimentazione, suoni complessi costruiti attorno ad un nucleo di ritmica ipnotico ed evoluzioni eclettiche.” / Recent music heroes – “Actually it is much more above you than usual chamber music used to represent cutting edges for. More profoundly, it is filled in with frenetic jam sessions which ultimately seems to be intricate and highly energized.” / NetMusic Life – “Orrù riesce a raggiungere sonorità calde e confidenziali tra passione e desiderio di sperimentare” / Mùsica Selection -”La bel netlabel presenta un nuevo trabajo ahora por parte de Adriano Orru, un contrabajista que desde Italia nos regala este trabajo instrumental de una libre improvisación, en donde escucharemos un sonido crudo y directo, todo en un ambiente minimalista y experimental muy valioso. Interesante.” / Acuvi – “The fine Italian netlabel La bèl are known for bringing the most interesting collection of multi experimental, easy listening and simple electronica to the web. This time the latest release is from Adriano Orrù.”