Scottish Guitar Quartet - Landmarks flac mp3
Album · 2005 · 12 Songs. More By Scottish Guitar Quartet. See All. Fait Accompli. A Different Point of View.
Fortunately, the Scottish Guitar Quartet (how do they think these names up?) know that, and although they could run rings around each other with their hands tied behind them (something I'd also pay good money to see) they mostly don't, they let their music breathe and float as well as zoom. These guys do not want to be from Mississippi, there are no blues elements in their music at all.
With their latest album, Landmarks, the Scottish Guitar Quartet explore quite different territory. Nearly all the pieces were composed by members of the group (Ged Brockie, Nigel Clark, Malcolm MacFarlane, Kevin MacKenzie) and all are thoughtfully arranged to showcase the four guitars. But the SGQ's distinctiveness isn't just in its unique instrumentation. Excellent ensemble playing and strong solo work make this one of this years most original and fresh-sounding CDs - Pete Martin Jazz UK September/October 2005.
Scottish Guitar Quartet. Near The Circle (CD, Album). Scottish Guitar Quartet. Fait Accompli (CD, Album). Circular Records (6). CR 1001.
|1||It's a Beautiful Thing Ged Brockie||Scottish Guitar Quartet||3:12|
|2||See You in Seattle Ged Brockie||Scottish Guitar Quartet||3:50|
|3||Ebony Coast||Scottish Guitar Quartet||4:34|
|4||The Road to... La Mancha Malcolm MacFarlane||Scottish Guitar Quartet||9:10|
|5||Every Road... Leads Somewhere Malcolm MacFarlane||Scottish Guitar Quartet||5:56|
|6||This Song Reminds Me of You... (To Mary) Ged Brockie||Scottish Guitar Quartet||4:28|
|7||Running Round Trees Ross Milligan||Scottish Guitar Quartet||4:49|
|8||October Kevin Mackenzie||Scottish Guitar Quartet||3:47|
|9||Phantassie Hill Malcolm MacFarlane||Scottish Guitar Quartet||7:06|
|10||August Rain Malcolm MacFarlane||Scottish Guitar Quartet||5:08|
|11||No Longer South of This House Ged Brockie||Scottish Guitar Quartet||4:59|
|12||The Gift Ged Brockie||Scottish Guitar Quartet||4:49|
CreditsGed Brockie - Composer, Group Member, Soloist
Nigel Clark - Group Member, Introduction, Soloist
Malcolm MacFarlane - Composer, Group Member, Introduction, Soloist
Kevin Mackenzie - Composer, Group Member, Soloist
Calum Malcolm - Engineer, Mastering, Mixing, Producer
Ross Milligan - Composer
Scottish Guitar Quartet - Primary Artist