The Orchestrion Project Digital MP3 Album
Pat Metheny

The Orchestrion Project Digital MP3 Album

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Recorded at a church in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, The Orchestrion Project showcases the full evolution of the Orchestrion as documented at the tail end of a sprawling 2010 world tour. The two-disc set features all five tunes from Metheny's Orchestrion—“a soaring five-movement suite featuring some of the most intricate music he's ever created"" (Boston Globe)—plus eight additional Metheny compositions, which he plays on his phalanx of remarkable, custom-made instruments via solenoid switches and pneumatics. Q gives the album four stars, as does the Observer which calls it ""fresh, elegant and surprising."" The album, says the Financial Times, ""captures the guitarist in inspired form.""