Posted 2017-03-27, evaluated by Gario
The brush work ALONE on this jazz joint from Chronology: A Jazz Tribute to Chrono Trigger makes me cry, but then of course you've got piano & dual saxes & bass, coming together for an upbeat tribute that works in some sweet soloing & moves from mellow to energetic quite gracefully. Credits:
- Markus B. (Nostalvania) - arrangement, piano
- Joe Zieja (XPRTNovice) - soprano saxophone
- Anthony Lofton - tenor saxophone
- Jay Yaskin (audio fidelity) - bass
- Dylan Wiest (Wiesty) - drums
Arranger & pianist Nostalvania writes:
"What I found interesting about this source is that it changes between 5/8 and 6/8 time. My idea was to actually invert it, so everything that was 5/8 before is now in 6/8 and vice versa, which sounds pretty nice as well, if you ask me. I also added some original writing and reharmonisations, as well as a 24-bar chord progression for the solo section."
Gario's a fan:
"Smooth and sexy jazz, right here, from a smooth and sexy album."
Well.... yeah. What he said. Smart writing from Markus which plays with time (it is *Chrono* Trigger, after all!) and carves out space for some delicious soloing while remaining on point & recognizable. Every single track on Chronology is a masterpiece, in my book, and this one's no exception; piano and sax take the spotlight but the detail & nuance in Dylan's drum work & Jay's bass ensure that every last component is dynamic, vibrant, and full of life & character. Great stuff, highly recommended!
on 2017-04-02 00:21:50
Tough call here - I love the source material, but the style is not particularly my favorite and it doesn't (for me) seem that the source material plays that nicely with the remix. That said, I can tell the effort and quality put in here. Jazz fans should definitely enjoy.
on 2017-03-24 13:43:01
What did you think? Post your opinion of this ReMix.
Sources Arranged (1 Song)
- Primary Game:
Chrono Trigger (Square, 1995, SNES)
Music by Nobuo Uematsu, Noriko Matsueda, Yasunori Mitsuda
- "Sealed Door"
- Chill, Energetic, Jazzy
- Piano, Saxophone
- Arrangement > Extended Soloing
Production > Live Instruments
Time > Time Signature: Variable
- 11,463,964 bytes
- Size: 11,463,964 bytes
- MD5 Checksum: 705cf36dfb89e34010b579c2ea250d99
Right-click one of the mirror links above and select "Save Link As" or "Save Target As"!!
Help us save bandwidth - using our torrents saves us bandwidth and lets you download multiple mixes as a single download. Use the tracker below and scroll for more information, or visit http://bt.ocremix.org directly, and please don't forget to help us seed!!
Follow OC ReMix on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube! Don't miss the latest ReMixes, albums and news!Follow @ocremix
Page generated Sun, 27 May 2018 15:47:56 +0000 in 0.0227 seconds
All compositions, arrangements, images, and trademarks are copyright their
respective owners. Original content is copyright OverClocked ReMix, LLC. For information on RSS and
and the FAQ available there for information about the
site's history, features, and policies. Contact David W.
Lloyd (djpretzel), webmaster, with feedback or questions not answered there.