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1. Unbearable Lightness (L. Hargassner, J. Weiß) 3.53
2. Perils of Paul (L. Hargassner) 4.04
3. Dynamic Doublee (J. Weiß, L. Hargassner) 4.30
4. Desmond Blue (P. Desmond) 3.28
5. Moonlight in Vermont (K. Suessdorf) 3.38
6. That old feeling (S. Fain) 2.37
7. Caravan (J. TizoL, B. Strayhorn) 3.35
8. Blues 69 (J. Weiß, L. Hargassner) 4.51
9. Bernie`S tune (B. miLLer) 3.27
10. Good Bye, Pork Pie Hat C. Mingus) 2.23


pure desmond
Lorenz Hargassner - alto saxophone
Johann Weiß - guitar
Christian Flohr - bass
Sebastian Deufel - drums

feat. Jorge "Coco" Guerra - tenor saxophone on "Desmond Blue"

silent night


1. Santa Claus is coming to town (Gillespie/Cook)
2. The Christmas Song (Tormè / Wells)
3. Let it snow (Cahn / Styne)
4. CHristmas time is here (Mendelson / Guaraldi)
5. Winterwonderland (Bernard)
6. Silent Night ( Gruber / Mohr)


produced by Johann Weiß
2008
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1. blue rondo a la turk (D. Brubeck) 4.38
2. when it rains (B. Mehldau) 6.07
3. el prince (P. Desmond) 4.12
4. i'm late, i'm late (E. Sauter) 4.09
5. like someone in love (J. Van Heusen) 3.40
6. escapades part 1 - "closing in" (J. Williams) 2.45
7. escapades part 2 - "reflections" (J. Williams) 4.48
8. escapades part 3 - "joy ride" (J. Williams) 5.01
9. venus as a boy (Björk) 3.45



all music arranged by Lorenz Hargassner
recorded by Johann Weiß and Sebastian Schmitz
at Gästehaus der Nieders. Landesregierung
mixed and mastered by Sebastian Bitter-Suermann
photography by Dorota Sliwonik
artwork by novamatrix
produced by pure desmond & szymanowski-quartet
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1. any other time (P. Desmond) 4.47
2. a taste of honey (B. Scott) 5.10
3. bossa antigua (P. Desmond) 4.47
4. ligia (A. C. Jobim, arr. J. Weiß) 5.16
5. everything happens to me (M. Dennis) 6.38
6. samba de orfeu (L. Bonfa) 2.15
7. wendy* (P. Desmond) 7.03
8. embarcadero* (P. Desmond) 4.14
9. in the wee small hours of the morning (D. Mann) 4.38
10. never can say goodbye (C. Jackson, arr. J. Weiß) 4.27

recorded live at the Cuabar,
nov. 2003 by Sascha Franck
except * recorded at The Living Room,
dec. 2003 by Gunter Papperitz
mixed and mastered by Johann Weiß and Christof Littmann at Hitman Prod.
photography by Dorota Sliwonik
artwork by Daniel Bochow (fresh-club.de)
produced by pure desmond

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1. theme from "black orpheus" (L. Bonfa) 4.06
2. take ten (P. Desmond) 3.12
3. rude old man (E. Right) 4.15
4. greensleeves (trad.) 2.04
5. by the river saint marie (H. Warren) 5.13br>


recorded, mixed & mastered by Daniel Kosmalski
photography by Dorota Sliwonik
layout by Rainer Höniges
produced by Lorenz Hargassner