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AFTER THE RAIN

Terje Rypdal

Jazz Rock/Fusion


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4.13 | 25 ratings | 3 reviews | 36% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 1976

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Autumn Breeze (4:36)
2. Air (4:28)
3. Now & Then (2:53)
4. Wind (1:25)
5. After The Rain (6:08)
6. Kjare Maren (4:11)
7. Little Bell (1:38)
8. Vintage Year - (3:49)
9. Multer (2:55)
10. Like A Child Like A Song (6:01)

Total Time: 38:04

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Line-up / Musicians

- Terje Rypdal / electric and acoustic guitars, string ensemble piano, electric piano, Soprano saxophone, flute, tubular bells, bells
- Inger Lise Rypdal / voice

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CD Polygram Germany (import) 2004

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TERJE RYPDAL After The Rain ratings distribution


4.13
(25 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(36%)
36%
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(32%)
32%
Good, but non-essential (28%)
28%
Collectors/fans only (4%)
4%
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)
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Review by fuxi
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5 stars AFTER THE RAIN is short, but it's Terje Rypdal's most perfect album.

A collection of achingly beautiful melodies, played on Terje's distinctive, nocturnal-sounding guitar, and accompanied only by minimal piano, gentle synthesizer washes, minimal percussion, and occasional human voice.

The sense of Terje trying to overwhelm us with strong, syrupy emotions (which you may get from some of the man's later albums) is completely absent here. All tunes are extremely delicate in mood. The music is so delightfully melancholic - if you're not in love with anyone when you start playing this, you'll feel as if you were by the time you reach the end! Which doesn't mean that this music is sentimental.

All you get here is pure, unadulterated, 100% natural Rypdal. In my opinion, apart from David Torn and Pat Metheny, T.R. is simply the proggiest guitarist on the ECM label. And AFTER THE RAIN is his earliest masterpiece. So switch off the electric lights, light some candles, listen how the gales roar and enjoy.

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Posted Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Review by Warthur
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3 stars Multi-instrumentalist Terje Rypdal offers up an intriguing brand of fusion on After the Rain; whilst most in the fusion scene tended to focus on faster-paced and more energetic playing, Rypdal here seems to be applying a fusion approach to slower and more soothing work. In its better passages, it's like a jazz guitarist trying to produce a minimalistic ambient work; in its less successful passages, it gets rather sentimental, or resembles the general caricature of the ECM sound a little too closely. A pleasant listen and an interesting experiment, though I'm not really sure it's much of a success; certainly, it's not an album I anticipate revisiting regularly.

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5 stars For sure ,this is the most peaceful RYPDAL album,even if his guitar keeps on gently weeps.It's probably my favourite one with WAVES and DESCENDRE even i admit not knowing his later releases.The question could be are we here in prog or jazz landscapes?but who realy cares?i don't, i just savour ... (read more)

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