North Story

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North Story
Studio album by Misha Alperin
Released 1996
Recorded September 1995
Genre Jazz
Length 59:45
Label ECM
Producer Manfred Eicher
Misha Alperin chronology
Prayer
(1996)
North Story
(1996)
First Impression
(1997)

North Story is an album by Moldovan pianist Misha Alperin recorded in 1995 and released on the ECM label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by David R. Adler awarded the album 4 stars calling it a "set of mysterious original compositions... Combining Russian folk, modern classical, and free jazz influences".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Mikhail Alperin except as indicated
  1. "Morning" - 6:39
  2. "Psalm No. 1" - 7:34
  3. "Ironical Evening" - 8:06
  4. "Alone" - 4:42
  5. "Afternoon" - 9:22
  6. "Psalm No. 2" - 6:59
  7. "North Story" - 5:27
  8. "Etude" - 6:35
  9. "Kristi-Blodsdråper (Fucsia)" (Harald Sæverud) - 4:35
  • Recorded at Rainbow Studio in Oslo, Norway in September 1995.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ ECM discography accessed November 1, 2011
  2. ^ a b Adler, D. R. Allmusic Review accessed November 1, 2011