[…] A Windy Season is a really unique group whose experimentation has yielded a sort of improvisational chamber-jazz that doesn't come off like a dry academic exercise. The music onTidal is an exploration of sound and interpersonal relationships that is warm, human, and at times quite visceral.
Amplitude and Cycle Time
Ebb and Flow
Line and its Fragility
Angelo Contini _ trombone, didjeridoo, thunder drum, jew’s harp, sea-shell
Mirio Cosottini _ trumpet, flugelhorn
Gianni Mimmo _ soprano sax
Alessio Pisani _ bassoon, contra-bassoon
music _ instant compositions by A Windy Season
recording _ 2012, 5-6 Jan., Fondazione Remotti, Camogli, Italy
engineering & mixing _ GRIM
mastering _ Maurizio Giannotti at New Mastering studio, Milano, Italy
Tidal concept _ Gianni Mimmo
cover artwork _ excerpt from “Panta Rhei (vectors)” byPedro Mari www.defetto.com
inside photo _ Mirio Cosottini
graphics _ Nicola Guazzaloca
production _ Gianni Mimmo for Amirani Records,
GRIMedia records, Teriyaki Records
Special thanks to Fondazione Pierluigi e Natalina Remotti
for the inspiring location and the artistic support.
Thanks to Assessorato alla Cultura di Camogli.
Gianni Mimmo plays Gloger Handkraft saxophone necks
and Masterclip™ ligature