Mathias Grassow & Jiří Mazánek – Inner Path


Release data: Mathias Grassow & Jiří Mazánek – Inner Path CD, NextEra, 2008 As the press sheet to this meditative album explains, the idea of the music was “combining pure hand played acoustic instruments with modern electronics, samples and nature-sounds. With a spiritual sight behind, “Inner Path” is open for free direction and interpretation nevertheless with a strong focus inside ourselves by considering the existence…

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Mathias Grassow – The Lanzarote Concert


Release data: Mathias Grassow – The Lanzarote Concert CD, NO-CD Records, 1995 The double cd “The Lanzarote Concert” is a live recording with basic–tracks from DAT, documenting Mathias’ live performance in the “Cueva de los Verdes”, Lanzarote, on October 18th, 1994. At this event, Mathias played synthesizer and singing bowl, to which he added his own voice and environmental/nature sounds. Since its release, the minimal…

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Bruno Sanfilippo & Mathias Grassow – Ambessence – piano & drones


Release data: Bruno Sanfilippo & Mathias Grassow – Ambessence – piano & drones CD, ad21 Music, 2008 After his introspective solo album “Piano Textures”, Spanish composer Bruno Sanfilippo collaborated with German ambient musician Mathias Grassow to create the transparent, sedate soundings of “Ambessence”. The album contains seven reflective sonic excursions, in which Bruno’s delicate piano playing beautifuly compliment the fluid, airy soundscapes of Mr Grassow….

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Amir Baghiri & Mathias Grassow – True North


Release data: Amir Baghiri & Mathias Grassow – True North CD, Arya-Amplexus, 1998 On this concept cd, Amir Baghiri joined forces with his musical pal Mathias Grassow, who already made music together on the nice album “Arcanum”. Mr Grassow is known for his extensive use of ongoing, minimal, drone-like soundscapes, which he again presents on this album. These are counter pointed by Amir’s overall tribal-ambient…

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Mathias Grassow – Rüdiger Gleisberg – Amir Baghiri – Arcanum


Release data: Mathias Grassow – Rüdiger Gleisberg – Amir Baghiri – Arcanum CD, Groove Unlimited, 2009 Rüdiger Gleisberg must have had quite an exhausting year, as he also found time to compose a solo-cd next to a cd of Solitaire. Well, “Arcanum” is a excellent cd he composed together with his musical companions Mathias Grassow en Amir Baghiri, which I’m sure will please almost every…

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