Winston, George / Montana - A Love Story
Album:Montana - A Love Story Collection:General
Artist:Winston, George Added:May 2017
Label:Windham Hill 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2017-06-08 Pull Date:2017-08-10 
Week Ending:Jul 9Jun 25

Recent Airplay
1.Jul 08, 2017:Old Fart at Play
The Little House I Used To Live In
2.Jun 24, 2017:Old Fart at Play
You Send Me

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2017-05-29 
Reviewed: 2017-05-29
Genre: General
FCCs: none

Review: the master of new age piano returns with another gorgeous collection of engaging and meditative piano solos. Most are interesting covers, including Zappa (#4). CAUTION: there is a long pause after the end of each track, so the music ends sooner than the track runs out.
If You Like: Phillip Aaberg, Harold Budd, Liz Story
Favorite Tracks: (1) Thumbelina (4) The Little House I Used To Live In (7) The twisting Of The Hay Rope (9) You Send Me (10) High Plains Lullaby (11) The Mountain Wind Calls Your Name (14) (Variations On) Bamboo (15) Goodnight Irene
Track Review: 1/ slow and light, like rain drizzling> quick stop (3:52) 2/ midtempo rolling melody> quick fade (2:37) 3/ slow, almost classical feel> fade (4:10) 4/ hesitant chords & notes start and stop> quick stop 5/ stately and slow, like an Elizabethan dance> fade (4:14) 6/ slow & contemplative> fade (4:53) 7/ upbeat & uptempo, almost like a carousel, with an Irish feel> quick stop 8/ chords start, slow and ponderous> fade & a note (2:53) 9/ midtempo & emotive> slow fade (3:44) 10/ slow & light rain-like> contemplative moves to midtempo> slow fade (4:07) 11/ strong echoing chords start with Japanese feeling throughout> fade (2:33) 12/ slow & pensive> fade (1:51) 13/ slow & reflective> fade (0:58) 14/ slow and contemplative> fade 15/ slow, builds in intensity, like awakening at sunrise (4:06) 16/ opens bright and shiny, then slows to meditative melody and fades (2:35) 17/ slow & contemplative> slow fade

Track Listing
1.Thumbelina 9.You Send Me
2.Billy In The Low Land 10.High Plains Lullaby
3.Valse Frontenac 11.The Mountain Winds Call You
4.The Little House I Used To Live In 12.Music Box (Kojo No Tsuki)
5.Montana Glide 13.Raining In Her (The Muse)
6.Nevertheless, Hello 14.(Variations On) Bamboo
7.The Twisting Of The Hay Rope 15.Sweet Soul
8.Joy, Hope, And Peace 16.Sky