Wave of Sorrow

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Wave of Sorrow
Studio album by Mikhail Alperin and Arkady Shilkloper
Released 1990
Recorded July 1989
Genre Jazz
Length 46:53
Label ECM
Producer Manfred Eicher
Mikhail Alperin chronology
Wave of Sorrow
(1989)
Folk Dreams
(1995)

Wave of Sorrow is an album by Moldovan pianist Mikhail Alperin and Russian French horn player Arkady Shilkloper recorded in 1989 and released on the ECM label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by David R. Adler awarded the album 4 stars stating "The two draw heavily on Slavic folk influences, even as they mine the kind of airy, contemplative jazz harmonies associated with the ECM school".[2]

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

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Mikhail Alperin
  1. "Song" - 6:35
  2. "Poem" - 4:23
  3. "Wave of Sorrow" - 6:23
  4. "Toccata" - 5:15
  5. "Unisons" - 4:29
  6. "Introduction and Dance in 7/4" - 4:32
  7. "Short Story" - 4:57
  8. "Prelude in B-flat Minor" - 5:33
  9. "Miniature" - 4:17
  10. "Epilogue" - 1:15
  • Recorded at Rainbow Studio in Oslo, Norway in June 1989.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

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