22/01/2015

Pal Thowsen "Surprise" (1979)



Label : NorDisc / Polydor


01 - Central Park (Chick Corea)
02 - Music Fantasy (Jon Eberson)
03 - Rainbow Dance (Jon Eberson)
04 - Serenade (Jon Eberson)
05 - Blue Sky (Jan Garbarek)
06 - Nearly In Rio (Hakon Graf)
07 - Sole (Arild Andersen)
08 - To You (Jon Eberson)


Produced by Arild Andersen
Recorded at Rosenborg Studios, Oslo, August 1979
Engineered by Hans Petter Danielsen


01 - Central Park

Fred Noddelund : Trumpet
Petter Kateraas : Trumpet
Tore Nilsen : Trombone
Oivind Westby : Trombone
Trond Villa : Violins
Iver Kleive : Fender Rhodes Piano
*Hakon Graf : Keyboards
Jon Eberson : Gibson Les Paul Guitar
Terje Venaas : Fender Jazz Bass
Pal Thowsen : Drums & Percussion

02 - Music Fantasy

*Hakon Graf : Keyboards
Jon Eberson : Gibson Les Paul Guitar
Terje Venaas : Fender Jazz Bass
Pal Thowsen : Drums

03 - Rainbow Dance

*Hakon Graf : Keyboards
Knut Riisnes : Tenor Saxophone
Jon Eberson : Gibson Les Paul Guitar
Terje Venaas : Fender Jazz Bass
Pal Thowsen : Drums & Percussion

04 - Serenade

*Hakon Graf : Keyboards
Iver Kleive : Grand Piano
Jon Eberson : Ovation Acoustic Guitar
Arild Andersen : Acoustic Bass
Pal Thowsen : Drums & Percussion

05 - Blue Sky

*Hakon Graf : Keyboards
Jon Eberson : Gibson Les Paul Guitar
Terje Venaas : Fender Jazz Bass
Pal Thowsen : Drums

06 - Nearly In Rio

*Hakon Graf : Keyboards
Knut Riisnes : Tenor Saxophone
Jon Eberson : Gibson Les Paul Guitar
Terje Venaas : Fender Jazz Bass
Pal Thowsen : Drums & Percussion

07 - Sole

Helge Hurum Big Band 
*Hakon Graf : Keyboards
Knut Riisnes : Tenor Saxophone Solo
Jon Eberson : Gibson Les Paul Guitar
Terje Venaas : Fender Jazz Bass
Pal Thowsen : Drums & Percussion

08 - To You

*Hakon Graf : Keyboards
Jon Eberson : Ovation Acoustic Guitar


*Hakon Graf Keyboards are :
Logan String Ensemble
Mini Moog Synthesizer
Roland Jupiter Polyphonic Synthesizer
Fender Rhodes Piano
Steinway Grand Piano

All Percussion Arrangements by Pal Thowsen
"Central Park" Arranged by Knut Riisnes
"Sole" Arranged by Helge Hurum