In the latest issue of the magazine FOTOGRAMAS, Conrado Xalabander gives a complimentary review of the latest release of Rosetta Soundtrack, The Box with 4 CDs by Carles Cases, CARLES CASES STYLES. Three BSO, BALCÓ DES, MILCRETINS, OVIEDO EXPRESS, and a solo album with piano duos. Essential!!
You can read Conrado’s comment here: reseña
We are very happy to present a very special new project for us.
We are already working on the next release of a box with 4 CDs by maestro Carles Cases. A project coordinated and directed by our collaborator and friend Frederic Torres, in which we have been working for several months.
The box, which is titled STYLES, includes the BSO of the films MIL CRETINS by Ventura Pons, OVIEDO EXPRESS by Gonzalo Suarez, the music of the TV series DES EL BALCÓ by Jesús Garay, and a CD with solos and piano duos of several BSO.
A very special product that will be available to all our customers at the end of the summer.
“Cases observes film music from different angles, which are at the same time different, complementary. The musical practice on the cinematographic image needs of own codes that the composer understands differently at the time of carrying out the corresponding record. It is not about softening the listening with more digestible arrangements for the general public, a practice that some famous composers carried out past the ecuador of the previous century in order to reach higher levels of commercialization of their scores for the cinema (something that Cases managed to spread this type of music among the general public), but Cases has their creations to offer them in what they see as a completely different context, almost detached from the images for which it would have served, so that the cinematographic evocation is present but in a very particular way, becoming a thematic excuse like any other … “
(Extract from the text by Frederic Torres)