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The Dream Thief

Shai Maestro, Jorge Roeder, Ofri Nehemya

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1
My Second Childhood
Shai Maestro; Jorge Roeder; Ofri Nehemya
4:39
2
The Forgotten Village
Shai Maestro; Jorge Roeder; Ofri Nehemya
6:21
3
The Dream Thief
Shai Maestro; Jorge Roeder; Ofri Nehemya
8:29
4
A Moon’s Tale
Shai Maestro; Jorge Roeder; Ofri Nehemya
2:36
5
Lifeline
Shai Maestro; Jorge Roeder; Ofri Nehemya
3:54
6
Choral
Shai Maestro; Jorge Roeder; Ofri Nehemya
3:50
7
New River, New Water
Shai Maestro; Jorge Roeder; Ofri Nehemya
6:59
8
These Foolish Things (Remind Me Of You)
Shai Maestro; Jorge Roeder; Ofri Nehemya
4:24
9
What Else Needs To Happen?
Shai Maestro; Jorge Roeder; Ofri Nehemya
6:56
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    48:08
“Hearing the Shai Maestro Trio is like awakening to a new world: Expressions of joy, introspective thoughts and heightened intensity all come to the fore.”
- All About Jazz

The first ECM leader date for Shai Maestro (following his label debut with Theo Bleckmann on Elegy) features the gifted pianist fronting his superlative trio with fellow Israeli Ofri Nehemya on drums and Peruvian bassist Jorge Roeder, and also playing alone.

A solo interpretation of Matti Caspi’s “My Second Childhood” opens the curtain on a programme of characteristically thoughtful Maestro originals, each one with a story to tell. Maestro’s differentiated touch is special; he can convey a range of fleeting emotions in a single phrase. A deconstruction of “These Foolish Things”, the album’s sole standard, serves as a prelude to “What Else Needs To Happen”, a sombre meditation on inner city violence and its aftermath.

The Dream Thief was recorded at Lugano’s Auditorio Stelio Molo RSI in April 2018, produced by Manfred Eicher, and issued on the eve of a European tour with concerts in Spain, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden, Belgium, Italy, France, and Switzerland.
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – ECM Records Studio Masters

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