This two CD set of music by Matt Ulery features a who’s-who of Chicago musicians including Grazyna Auguscik and members of Eighth Blackbird. The cinematic large-ensemble writing effortlessly weaves with small group improvisation.
“one of the most hauntingly beautiful recordings of this year — or any other. This magical, profoundly musical release embraces more aesthetic influences than one might have thought a cohesive recording could.” —Chicago Tribune
★★★★ 1/2 —Downbeat
“a masterpiece of grand vision and soaring compositions.” —eMusic