Pays : Quebec Label : Justin Time Genres et styles : Contemporary Jazz / Jazz Année : 2024

Simon Denizart – Piece of Mind

· par Frédéric Cardin

Piece of Mind is pianist Simon Denizart’s fifth career album, and a highly personal one at that. It is clearly the culmination of a process that began a few years ago, with the Montrealer tending towards the integration of world and neo-classical influences, as well as a cinematic display of emotional character. Denizart’s modernity lies in the blending of genres and in the neo-instrumental, post-prog spirit of the sonic panorama thus created, rather than in angular, chromatic harmonies. The result is music that is both contemporary and easily digestible by a neophyte audience. The essential presence of Elli Miller Maboungou on percussion, Michel Medrano Brindis on drums, Jonathan Arseneau on bass and a string trio substantially fleshes out an already edifying and highly visual raw material. Specialists will also find much to satisfy them, making Piece of Mind a highly successful album with excellent touring potential. Denizart’s tone, playing and style have come of age. Warmly recommended. 

The Piece of Mind album will be officially launched on 27 April at Upstairs. DETAILS AND BOOKINGS HERE. 

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