Eventyr

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Eventyr
Studio album by Jan Garbarek
Released 1981
Recorded December 1980
Talent Studio, Oslo
Length 56:08
Label ECM
ECM 1200
Producer Manfred Eicher
Jan Garbarek chronology
Aftenland
(1979)
Eventyr
(1980)
Paths, Prints
(1981)

Eventyr is an album by Norwegian jazz composer and saxophonist Jan Garbarek, guitarist John Abercrombie and percussionist Naná Vasconcelos recorded in 1980 and released on the ECM label in 1981.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review awarded the album 2½ stars.[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Jan Garbarek, John Abercrombie and Naná Vasconcelos except as indicated
  1. "Soria Maria" - 11:39
  2. "Lillekort" - 5:02
  3. "Eventyr" - 9:19
  4. "Weaving a Garland" (Traditional) - 2:20
  5. "Once Upon a Time" - 9:02
  6. "The Companion" (Garbarek, Vasconcelos) - 5:49
  7. "Snipp, Snapp, Snute" (Garbarek, Vasconcelos) - 4:30
  8. "East of the Sun and West of the Moon" - 8:27

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ ECM discography accessed September 16, 2011
  2. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed September 16, 2011