Charlie Haden & Pat Metheny - Beyond The Missouri Sky


Universal (Play 33 1/3)



Product No.:
AUNI 3095
EAN: 8808678377613
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180 Gram Vinyl Record

No. of Discs: 2

180 Gram LP


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Double 180-gram LP in a gatefold jacket

Six-page insert included

Two black polylined inner sleeves

Part of the Universal Play 33 1/3 Series. All series albums are first-time 180-gram vinyl releases that were first issued as CDs between 1992 and 2010. This subtle, sublime collaboration finds bassist Charlie Haden and guitarist Pat Metheny crafting bejeweled chamber duets that transcend genre. With their shared Missouri lineage as a thematic touchstone, Haden and Metheny forge a lyrical, mostly acoustic style at once intimate and expansive. Both pare their playing to a Zen-like economy, focusing on a purity of tone, clarity of harmony, and counterpoint to achieve a tender lyricism.


Side 1
Waltz for Ruth
Our Spanish Love Song
Message to a Friend

Side 2
Two for the Road
First Song (for Ruth)
The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress
The Precious Jewel

Side 3
He’s Gone Away
The Moon Song
Tears of Rain

Side 4
Cinema Paradiso (Love Theme)
Cinema Paradiso (Main Theme)

Customer Reviews (3.25 Stars) 4 person(s) rated this product.

One my favorite

posted on 12/05/2013
5 Stars
As an album top 10 nominee. Cd version is fantastic. Lp version could be better, but this is the only and one lp version. Have it anyway...

Disappointed by these pressings!

posted on 10/23/2013
2 Stars
Reviewer: Marc
The pressing isn't worth the premium price. Sure the sonics are great and the vinyls are heavy but the nicks and light scuffs that pop and click along break up the quiet beauty of the album.

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