About the album
Max De Aloe, an ingenious and atypical musician within the Italian jazz survey, regarded among the most meaningful harmonica-players in the European jazz scenery,carries out his new musical project, entitled "APNEA", involving one of the most accredited American pianists, Bill Carrothers.Two strong and leading personalities joined to create the coming shortly CD "Apnea", published by Abeat Records ( ABJZ 0072) ,in which all songs were entirely composed for this special purpose and are based on the novels of Haruki Murakami, a great Japanese writer. A tribute hanging between literature and a contemporary jazz ,enriched with crosswise kinds of music, that will surely enchant either the jazz novices and people keen on Japanese literature.
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