FERMÁTA — Pieseň z hôľ ( Song From Ridges) (review)

FERMÁTA — Pieseň z hôľ ( Song From Ridges) album cover Album · 1976 · Fusion Buy this album from MMA partners
3/5 ·
Warthur
As with the previous album, Fermata's Piesen Z Hol presents a strongly Mahavishnu Orchestra-influenced brand of fusion based around the furious guitar work of Frantisek Griglák. With both Griglák and Tomás Berka contributing keyboard work to the mix, the album shows a somewhat greater synthesiser presence than the debut - or, for that matter, the original Mahavishnu Orchestra's albums, making Piesen's sound rather more unique. If you want to imagine what the Orchestra might have sounded like if the original lineup had stayed together and Jan Hammer had gotten some top-flight synthesisers, you should definitely consider giving this album a try.
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