Yearning for the Wind is a poignant piece by Ancient Future based on Indian raga. Set in a nine beat rhythmic cycle, it provides a sublime setting for this duet with Matthew Montfort on scalloped fretboard guitar and Indian tabla virtuoso Vishal Nagar, who is considered one of the most gifted tabla players of his generation.
Recorded in December 2013, this evocative piece was produced for the ‘Archive of Future Ancient Recordings,’ Ancient Future’s ambitious ongoing recording project. To finance A.F.A.R., Ancient-Future.Com Records provides financial supporters access to select files from Ancient Future’s archives of alternate takes, live concerts, radio performances and new studio recordings as they are created. To promote the ‘Archive of Future Ancient Recordings,’ an enhanced E-CD of ‘Yearning for the Wind’ with the audio, HD video, and digital liner notes will be available at online stores such as Ancient-Future.Com and Amazon.com starting June 17, 2014.
But fans can download ‘Yearning for the Wind’ now on iTunes and other digital retailers as a a single (AF-20352), a video (AF-90302), an mp3 bundled with an HD video (AF-20302), or sign up to support A.F.A.R. to get it in full 96-kHz/24-bit audio resolution as a thank-you gift!
There are no traditional audio CDs being manufactured, but you can burn a copy from the attached files in the format of your choice and the included pdf digital liner notes can be used to print a cover for your review copy.