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Format: CD
Label: RPTC
Rel. Date: 11/06/2020
UPC: 5902249002928

Artist: Susan Alcorn
Format: CD


1. Pedernal
2. Circular Ruins
3. R.U.R
4. A Night in Gdansk
5. Northeast Rising Sun

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Relative Pitch Record - Pedernal - Susan Alcorn Quintet - "Pedernal" opens with Alcorn's gracefully slithery pedal steel line suggesting a dark, minor blues that's joined in an undulating caress by Formanek's lithe bass. Descending chords introduce the second section as the band steps into the gathering maelstrom, eventually resolving into a beatifically lyrical theme that seems to summon the abiding power of the iconic vista. Susan Alcorn - pedal steel guitar / Mark Feldman - violin / Michael Formanek - double bass / Mary Halvorson - guitar / Ryan Sawyer - drums