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L'Imprevisto

CD (Item 573858) Dagored (Italy), 1961 — Condition: Used
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A cool jazzy soundtrack from the mighty Piero Piccioni – right up there with his other great work of the early 60s! The film's a kidnapping tale that stars Anouk Aimee, and Piccioni's music is a blend of jazzy themes that have some nice horns in the forefront, especially trumpet – plus a few more brooding numbers that feature fuller orchestrations, and a darker sound overall. The jazzy bits remind us a lot of the best French scores of the time, with perhaps a bit more whimsy – and the balance of darkness and light here is really wonderful. The trumpeter is uncredited, which is a shame, as his work features strongly in the set – and the CD features 19 tracks from the film.  © 1996-2024, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Digipak has a spot of gloss peel.)

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When you purchase a used CD you can expect the disc to be free of all but the lightest of surface marks, the case to be clean (we often change the cases ourselves), and the booklet to be in good shape. Used CDs may show some signs of use, but if there are significant details or defects we will describe the item's condition (just like we do with LPs), so look for notes on cutout marks, stickers, promo stamps or other details before ordering.

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