Acqua e stelle

by Cosimo Erario

"Acqua e stelle" is a record work with a Funk and Rock sound where Cosimo Erario electric guitars reach a very high improvisational levels. The CD makes use of the collaboration of various musicians at an international level, of a choir of a school in Cologne and of a wind section of three elements. Even the singer-songwriter finds himself in some songs in the role of trumpeter bassist and drummer. Among the compositions with a Pop Rock Funk flavor, some stupendous ballads emerge, one of which is also sung in German.

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1. Invisibile muro
2. L'illogico
3. Cent'anni dopo
4. Il sussurro di un angelo
5. Acqua e stelle
6. Oasi d'energia
7. Parte di me
8. Più di così
9. Raggi di sole
10. Sballo emozionale
11. T'abbraccerò
12. Come un campione
13. Una finestra sul mondo
Bonus tracks
14. Infinitamente
(1st place on Songvault charts - usa)
15. Engelsgeflüster
(with Kima and the chor of Augusta Kaiserin Schule)

Total Time 61:22

Produced, written and performed by Cosimo Erario for EGP records.
Co-produced by Marcus Greiner
All Lyrics by Cosimo Erario except track 15 by Karima 
Djabelkhir.Photos and Artwork by Jenny Weyhofen.

Cosimo Erario: Vocals, Electric and Acoustic Guitars, Acoustic Bass, Mandolins, Drums on track 2-7, percussions. Beyboards, 150 years old piano, flugelhorn on track 11-8.
Kima: Vocals on track 15
Claudine Abusu: Back Vocals on track 8-14
Marcus Greiner: Drums on Track 1-3-6-14
Rainer Wind: Bass on Track 4-13-15
Piero Dotti: Timbales on Track 2-6
Pippo Lombardo: Piano solo on Track 1-9, Synthesizers on track 9
Chor"Kaiserin Augusta Schule- Cologne" on track 15
Enza Manderscheid, Sabrina Imhoff, Rebecca Esser, Zoe Kleine-Birkenheuer, Franca Gaertz, Barbara Engelmann, Mia Hinrichs, Theresa Spaude, Lea Kaftan, Jessica Brunnett.
Stefanie Buyken: Chorleitung

Brass Section:
Alessandro Palmitessa: Tenor Saxophone and 100 years old Bariton Saxophone, cricket noises on track 2-3-5-6-8-14.
Daniel Manrique Smith: Flute solo on track 6-7-9
Matthias Schoo: Trombones on track 2-5-6
Andy Raderschadt: Trumpet on track 2-5-6-9

mixed&mastered by: Cosimo Erario
Recorded at EGP Studios, MCM STudios and M32 Parkstudio by David Dalmare - Cologne - Germany.
Additional drums recording at "Musikschule Hückeswagen - Germany" and "Garage Studio" - Bari- Italy.
Additional Piano recording at "Bohemien Jazz Cafe" - Bari - Italy,  between September 2007 and March 2010. 

 Mixed&mastered by David Dalmare at "MCM Studios"
 Cologne - Germany.

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