North Story

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North Story
North Story.jpg
Studio album by
Released1996
RecordedSeptember 1995
GenreJazz
Length59:45
LabelECM
ProducerManfred Eicher
Misha Alperin chronology
Prayer
(1996)
North Story
(1996)
First Impression
(1997)

North Story is an album by Ukrainian 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
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 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