Al Di Meola - Friday Night In San Francisco (CD)

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    The great guitar trio's classic original recording has been remastered.
    Categories
    JazzMusic
    Category
    1. Performer
    2. Jazz Instrument
    3. Guitar
    Number of Items
    1
    Title
    Friday Night in San Francisco [Remaster]
    Media
    CD
    BarCode
    074646516829
    Country of Origin
    USA
    Label
    Columbia
    Distributor
    Sony Music Distribution (
    Mono / Stereo
    Stereo
    Format
    CD
    Barcode
    074646516829
    Tracks
    1. [ Disc 01 Track 01 ] Mediterranean Sundance/Rio Ancho
    2. [ Disc 01 Track 02 ] Short Tales Of The Black Forest
    3. [ Disc 01 Track 03 ] Frevo Rasgado
    4. [ Disc 01 Track 04 ] Fantasia Suite
    5. [ Disc 01 Track 05 ] Guardian Angel
    Songs / Tracks
    1. [ Disc 01 Track 01 ] Mediterranean Sundance / Rio Ancho
    2. [ Disc 01 Track 02 ] Short Tales of the Black Forest
    3. [ Disc 01 Track 03 ] Prevo Rasgado
    4. [ Disc 01 Track 04 ] Fantasia Suite
    5. [ Disc 01 Track 05 ] Guardian Angel
    Genre
    Jazz
    Release Date
    30 November 1994
    Country
    Notes

    Full performer name: Al DiMeola/John McLaughlin/Paco De Lucia.
    Personnel: Al DiMeola, John McLaughlin, Paco De Lucia (steel & nylon-string acoustic guitars).
    Producers: Al DiMeola, John McLaughlin, Paco DeLucia.
    Includes liner notes by Bill Milkowski.
    Full performer name: Al DiMeola/John McLaughlin/Paco De Lucia.
    Personnel: Al DiMeola, John McLaughlin, Paco De Lucia (steel-string & classical acoustic guitars).
    Producers: John McLaughlin, Paco De Lucia, Al DiMeola.
    Master Sound releases are 24-karat gold plated CDs remastered from first-generation masters. This process utilizes 20-bit technology and Sony's "Super Bit Mapping" system.
    Full performer name: Al DiMeola/John McLaughlin/Paco De Lucia.
    This is a Super Audio CD playable only on Super Audio CD players.
    Personnel: Al DiMeola, John McLaughlin, Paco De Lucia (steel & nylon-string acoustic guitars).
    Producers: Al DiMeola, John McLaughlin, Paco DeLucia.
    Includes liner notes by Bill Milkowski.
    Loose and spontaneous, this (mainly) live album is a meeting of three of the greatest guitarists in the world for an acoustic summit the likes of which the guitar-playing community rarely sees. Broken up into three duo and two trio performances, Friday Night in San Francisco catches all three players at the peaks of their quite formidable powers. The first track features Al di Meola and Paco de Luc¡a teaming up for a medley of di Meola's "Mediterranean Sundance" (first recorded by the duo on di Meola's classic 1976 album Elegant Gypsy) and de Luc¡a's own "Rio Ancho." It is a delightful performance, full of the fire and inhuman chops that one expects from two players of this caliber. However, the two guitarists obviously have big ears, and they complement each other's solos with percussive, driving rhythm parts. There is a laid-back, humorous element to Friday Night in San Francisco as well, best witnessed in di Meola and John McLaughlin's performance of Chick Corea's "Short Tales of the Black Forest." Rapid-fire licks from the pair soon give way to atonal striking of the body of the guitar, running picks along the strings, etc. Before the farce is completed, they have played a blues and quoted the Pink Panther theme. It is funny stuff, and it serves to dispel the image of the trio, especially di Meola, as super-serious clinicians more concerned with technique than music. The other great piece of evidence against such a narrow-minded claim can be found in both the quality of the compositions featured on Friday Night in San Francisco as well as the sensitivity and dynamic variation brought to the performances. A perfect example of this is the sole studio track, a McLaughlin composition entitled "Guardian Angel" (the opening theme of which is taken straight from "Guardian Angels," a song that appears on McLaughlin's 1978 Electric Dreams album). It is a fine piece, and one that features a haunting melody as well as some of the best solos on the record. All in all, Friday Night in San Francisco is a fantastic album and one of the best entries in all of these guitarists' fine discographies. ~ Daniel Gioffre

    Date Released
    1999-01-01 00:00:00
    Audio Format
    PCM Audio
    Studio / Live
    Live
    Video Disabled
    0
    Performer
    John McLaughlin/Al di Meola/Paco de Luc¡a
    Artists
    1. Di Meola, Al / John McLaughlin / Paco De Lucia
    Duration
    41m 11s
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