Acadia

by Jim Chappell

Released 1996
Unspeakable Freedom Music
Released 1996
Unspeakable Freedom Music
Soothing, Inspiring Piano Ensemble Music composed on site in beautiful Acadia National Park, Maine, USA. Jim took his digital recorder out to various popular locations for his musical themes.
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AllMusic Review by Jonathan Widran [-]
Jim Chappell's musical pendulum has swung successfully from stark solo piano roots to recent pop-fusion dates, and he integrates both perfectly on the magnificent Acadia, the first in a promised series of National Park tributes from Gallery Records. In his liner notes, Chappell reflects upon hiking with a tape recorder through coastal Maine's greatest treasure, combining his verbal impressions with nature sounds and the musical motifs that naturally emerged. …
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