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Studio Album, released in 1994

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Domenica e lunedý (3:50)
2. Fou de love (4:36)
3. Giovanna D'Arco (4:01)
4. Le dodici lune (3:24)
5. La ragazza e l'eremita (3:24)
6. La donna della sera (5:08)
7. I santi (4:22)
8. Il trionfo di Bacco e Arianna (4:07)
9. C'Ŕ una sala in Paradiso (4:13)
10. Tenera nemica (4:19)
11. Un angolo del cielo (2:21)

Total Time 43:45

Line-up / Musicians

- Ellade Bandini / drums
- Andrea Braido / electric guitar
- Angelo Branduardi / violin, guitars
- Gigl Cappellotto / bass
- Gian Paolo Casati / trumpet
- Emanuele Cisi / soprano saxophone
- Maurizio Fabrizio / guitars, piano, keyboards, drums
- Claudio Guidetti / guitars, bass, keyboards, programming
- Pippo Lamberti / electric piano
- Massimo Luca / guitars, dobro
- Pino Perri / pedal steel guitar

- Pedro Javier Gonzales / Spanish guitar, laud

And the Bows Quartet:
- Laura Mariannelli / violin
- Michelangelo Cagnetta / violin
- Lego Martelli / viola
- Roberto Politi / cello

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Musical editions Musiza s.r.l.

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Review by octopus-4
SPECIAL COLLABORATOR RIO/Avant/Zeuhl,Neo & Post/Math Teams
2 stars It's clear that Angelo Branduardi was probably bored of being a minstrel came from one thousand years before. He's grown older and the 80s have left him in a critical situation with the flops of his last three albums. He seems doomed to the end of his career, and struggling to renew his music and image and remaining credible at the same time he tries to repeat the formula of his last successful work by putting in music a quite obscure for me Italian poet, some "Franco Fortino" (I'm not an expert in literature, he may be famous...) instead of Yeats.

The music is more pop-folk oriented but still contains the classical elements and sometimes the medieval flavor emerges again. The country-blues experiments of Il Ladro and Pane e Rose have demonstrated that excellent musicians like Jorma Kaukkonen are not enoughto make a good album, so this time the old collaborator Maurizio Fabrizio is back to the guitar, even if there are still some blues notes coming from the dobro guitar played by Massimo Luca.

The lyrics are interesting, but being them taken from a poet, it was a target not too difficult to reach. Musically Branduardi is a very skilled composer and player and this album's lineup is excellent, but he's not yet out of the tunnel. "Si Puo' Fare" was a good album on which Angelo went back to his origins. This is another attempt to sound "differently" on a direction different from the failing past experiments, but it's still the wrong way even though not so bad.

RPI fans could find it somewhat interesting as each song sounds very "Italian", but calling it prog is hazardous. Angelo will effectively find a way later, but this is not yet the right one.

A fans only release, IMO.

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3 stars "Domenica e Lunedi" is the album with which Angelo Branduardi returned as a mature artist, relying on ( nearly* ) everything he had built on along the years, and, in many ways, it was a real return to form. On the other hand, this album had been distinctively his most commercial effort to date, m ... (read more)

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