Walking in the footsteps of village musicians, we come across unexpected and surprising musicscapes. We find ourselves turning ever new circles, sometimes enter completely unfamiliar areas, and every now and then discover something amazingly personal.
This CD contains primordial obereks, wild dances accompanied by ditties, improvised mazureks and more poetical pieces. Like a photograph from a journey, it presents an area where we have recently arrived on that fascinating journey in search of our musical identity and integrity.
JANUSZ PRUSINOWSKI KOMPANIA (formerly: Janusz Prusinowski Trio) is a group of musicians who follow in traditions of village masters they have learned from: Jan Lewandowski, Kazimierz Meto, Józef Zaraś, Piotr and Jan Gaca, Tadeusz Kubiak and many others – but they are also an avant-garde band with their own characteristic sound and language of improvisation. They combine music with dance and the archaic with the modern. ....... more