This album is dedicated to the memory of Roland Dyens. It includes six works which were - until now - only available on his DVD Anyway (aside from illegal postings on YouTube, violating copyright law). Also included is Santo Tirso, his contribution to the Very Special Album released on the occasion of GHA label's eleventh anniversary.
DYENS Roland : Improvisation live in Ronchin Auditorium - RAMIREZ Ariel / LUNA Felix : Alfonsina y el mar - BADEN-POWELL / MORAES Vinicius de : Berimbau - RODGERS Richard / HART Lorenz : My Funny Valentine - DYENS Roland : Santo Tirso - Djembé (Emmanuel Dyens, percussion) - Anyway
Born on the 19h of October 1955, the French performer, composer, arranger and improviser Roland Dyens began to study the guitar when he was nine years old. Later he studied with the Spanish master Alberto Ponce in a class where he obtained, in 1976, the "Licence de Concert" from l'Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris (France). [...]