JAZZ AT BERLIN PHILHARMONIC V - LOST HERO - TEARS FOR ESBJÖRN / Various Artists
No other European jazz pianist has had such a formative influence in his field in recent years as the Swede Esbjörn Svensson, who died far too soon in 2008. In changing constellations, moods and interpretations, Iiro Rantala, Viktoria Tolstoy, Ulf Wakenius, Lars Danielsson and Morten Lund take on some of the best-known Svensson respectively e.s.t. works.
- 1. Tears For Esbjörn ( Rantala, Iiro)
- 2. Love Is Real
- 3. Waltz for the Lonely Ones
- 4. Seven Days of Falling
- 5. Elevation of Love
- 6. Shining on You
- 7. Dodge the Dodo
- 8. From Gagarin's Point of View
- 9. Imagine
"In this live tribute, Finnish piano prodigy Iiro Rantala leads a Svensson-inspired quintet in a celebration that includes EST hits such as Dodge the Dodo and From Gagarin’s Point of View."