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- Hespera by Bela Emerson
10/10 The Sound Projector 16th January 2009Emerson never conceals her talent with indulgent echo-chamber play, and beautiful rich melodies are never far away, summoned up by her skilled, gripping fingers. Man, I bet she could open a jar of pickles just by looking at it. On this record, remarkable sonic textures rub up against each other to the extent that I would say the instrument's true voice is unleashed, rather than being buried under a pile of studio effects. In fact, make that several true voices – she makes her instrument speak in tongues.
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