Prelude is Philip Xander’s long-awaited debut-CD. This ‘art folk concept album’ consists of 12 instrumental compositions drawing upon worldwide styles of traditional and folk music, woven together with modern psychedelic influences and soundscapes. Philip Xander’s virtuoso acoustic guitar forms the basis of lush arrangements featuring various traditional instruments such as mandolin, violin, Celtic harp, harmonium, Arabic percussion and double bass, complemented with the contemporary Rhodes piano, synthesizers, drum kit and digital sound design.
Pre-orders starting soon in our brand new webshop
Philip Xander will bring to life parts of the album on December 20th, 21st and 22nd in a series of intimate release concerts featuring Anne Bakker on violin, Erwin Tuijl on piano and Rhodes, and Cristian Deenen on double bass and electric bass. Visit the official Facebook-page for info and tickets
First single Coloured Smoke is out now