TITLE: Mediterranean Journey
ARTIST: Ses Cordas
RELEASE DATE: September 7th 2008
GENRE: World, Mediterranean, Flamenco, Latin
"Mediterranean Journey" is a captivating and soulful album by the talented duo Ses Cordas, comprising Marco Pinna and Roberto Diana. Released on September 7th, 2008, this acoustic masterpiece takes listeners on a musical voyage through the enchanting realms of Mediterranean, Flamenco, Latin, and World music.
The album, expertly produced by Marcello Mammarella of Soundmama Productions, showcases the remarkable synergy between Pinna's nylon string guitars and Diana's steel string guitars. With their virtuosity and impeccable musicianship, Ses Cordas effortlessly weaves together an intricate tapestry of melodies and rhythms that transport the audience to the sun-drenched shores of the Mediterranean.
"Mediterranean Journey" features nine tracks, each offering a unique exploration of the rich musical heritage found across the Mediterranean region. The album artfully incorporates the vibrant sounds of Bouzouki, Lap Steel Guitar, and the resonant tones of Roberto della Grotta's Double Bass, adding depth and texture to the compositions.
The recording and mastering of the album took place at Hyde Park Studios in Vimodrone, skillfully engineered by Stefano Olla. Additionally, one track was recorded at Acoustic Design Studio in Milan, capturing the essence and warmth of the performance.
With Marco Pinna's mastery of the nylon string guitar and Roberto Diana's versatile skills on steel string guitars, guitar percussion, lap steel, and Bouzouki, "Mediterranean Journey" delivers a truly immersive experience. The duo's collaboration is marked by their passion for Mediterranean music, creating a harmonious blend of cultural influences that will resonate with listeners worldwide.
Ses Cordas also extends a warm welcome to Roberto della Grotta, a special guest artist whose melodic contributions on the Double Bass add depth and dimension to the album's compositions.
"Mediterranean Journey" is a testament to the timeless allure of Mediterranean music, a celebration of the region's diverse musical traditions. Whether you are a fan of Flamenco, Latin, or World music, this album promises to transport you to the idyllic landscapes and vibrant cultures that have shaped the Mediterranean region.
Immerse yourself in the captivating melodies, intricate harmonies, and rhythmic pulse of "Mediterranean Journey" by Ses Cordas. Let the music carry you away on a voyage of discovery and appreciation for the rich tapestry of sounds found along the shores of the Mediterranean.
Produced by Marcello Mammarella (Soundmama Productions)
All track Recorded and Mastered at Hyde Park Studios (Vimodrone) by Stefano Olla
Except track 3 recorded at Acoustic Design Studio (Milano)
Marco Pinna: Nylon String Guitars
Roberto Diana: Steel string guitars, guitar percussion, lap steel, Bouzouky.
Special guest: Roberto della Grotta on Double Bass