, the gorgeous new album from Peter Janson & Friends, features all instrumental music with folk roots, world-beat grooves, New Age & Jazz aesthetics, and Celtic elements woven into a hauntingly beautiful original sound.
For this album, guitarist Peter Janson chose to record with a variety of world-class musicians from a variety of musical genres Jamie Bonk (Smooth Jazz Canada "Guitarist of the Year" nominee); Steve Hunt (keyboardist with Freddie Hubbard, Stanley Clarke, Alan Holdsworth); John Lockwood (bassist with Pat Metheny, Dizzy Gillespie, Boston Pops); Raymond Gonzalez (performed with John Renbourn, Peter Lang, Ellis Paul); Bertram Lehmann (performed with Joe Zawinul, Rebecca Paris, Natraj); Chris Lopes (bassist with Nina Ott, Jeff Parker); Henrik Bridger (bassist with Makoto Takenaka); Julie Woods (performed with Roberta Flack, Livingston Taylor, Jeffrey Osborne).
Voted BEST CONTEMPORARY INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM ~ from the 2006 NAR Lifestyle Music Awards. Visit their site at www.newagereporter.com for more info. --NAR ~ www.newagereporter.com