Step into a world where music transcends the boundaries of reality and enters the realm of magic with Jánnos Eolou’s captivating album, “Tangos of the Magic Reality.” Eolou culminated this symphonic tango masterpiece finally after ten years of dedicated effort since he was taken by the international movement of Magical Realism.
Jánnos Eolou, renowned for his exceptional musical contributions to cinema, dance, and large orchestras, demonstrates his artistic brilliance once again in “Tangos of the Magic Reality.” The album features a unique combination of string orchestra, piano, and accordion, creating a rich tapestry of sound that immerses the listener in a world of enchantment.
One of the defining aspects of Eolou’s approach in “Tangos of the Magic Reality” is the use of polytonality. By seamlessly transitioning from one tonality to another, Eolou challenges the boundaries of traditional musical reality, creating a sense of intrigue and otherworldliness.
Eolou’s mastery of tonal manipulation is evident throughout the album, as he expertly guides the listener through a musical narrative inspired by Magical Realism. The seamless transitions and unexpected harmonic turns serve as a metaphor for the fusion of reality and magic.
Each of the 18 pieces in “Tangos of The Magic Reality” carries its own distinctive atmosphere, revealing the multidimensionality or multiverse of Magical Realism. With rhythmic tango arrangements that ignite the spirit, the album encapsulates the essence of the human experience.
Explore themes of wonder, mystery, and the interplay between the mundane and the extraordinary with Jánnos Eolou in “Tangos of The Magic Reality.”
Review By: Naomi Joan