What Is Now

What Is Now by Ray Sandoval
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Ray Sandoval

Label: Phocus Music
Released: 2020
Duration: 32:16
Views: 277

Track Listing

Migration Suite: 1. l 2. ll 3. lll 4. lV 5. V 6. Southern Wind 7. Rumba Blues


Personnel

Rene Camacho
bass, electric
Richard Katz
keyboards
Satin Singh
percussion
Richard Maegraith
clarinet, bass
Daigo Nakai
bass, acoustic

Additional Personnel / Information

Migration Suite: Sacha Hladiy - keyboard Anton Spronk - cello Sylvie Berger - viola Engineered by Drew Deal. Mixed and Mastered by Wayne Peet, Los Angeles, CA. Recorded in Berlin Germany, September 2019. Tracks 6 and 7: Mixed and Mastered by Tony Austin, Los Angeles, CA. Recorded in London, Los Angeles, Tucson, and Valencia, Spain, April 2020. Photography and Design by Andres Schmidt. All songs composed and arranged by Ray Sandoval. © 2020 Ray Sandoval Music, ASCAP ℗ © 2020 Ray Sandoval

Album Description

Composer and musician, Ray Sandoval, has used his music to advocate for social change throughout his career:  From Los Angeles based Chicano rock group, Quetzal, to his more recent collaborations with world-renowned art activist Ai Weiwei.  His latest solo project, WHAT IS NOW, features a diverse group of acclaimed musicians from Los Angeles to London, Berlin and Barcelona:  It was recorded, in part, during the Covid-19 lockdown.  “WHAT IS NOW is a question but also a statement, my reflection on the tectonic shifts occurring in our world today.  It is both a departure and a return:  An exploration beyond the boundaries of my earlier work as well as a homecoming with old friends.”


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