Sutari’s second album, „THISTLES”, is the fruit of another several years’ collaboration between the artists Zosia Zembrzuska, Basia Songin, and Kasia Kapela. This year marks the 5-year anniversary of the group’s existence. Enriched by artistic collaborations in Poland and abroad, performances at the most important world music festivals, meeting with virtuosos of the genre, as well as a contact with diverse audiences, the band came into the recording studio with a more refined musical character and a fresh look at their native traditions.
The artists remain loyal to the sources of Polish traditional music in their inspirations, using both Polish Radio and PAN archives, as well as Kolberg’s notations. The album includes melodies from the regions of Kujawy, Wielkopolska, and Mazowsze, as well as original compositions, which get into dialogue with folk poetics.
THISTLES is a musical tale, suspended between the worlds of fairy tale and real ....... more