Almost two hours of music by The Joy of Nature and its weird twin Teatro Grotesco showing the most experimental side of both projects. Not only the most experimental side, but also the most abstract one. Even though the music is abstract, it tells a story.
On The Joy of Nature side, the album contains 10 selections from the rehearsal sessions for the 2010 concerts at Lisbon and Oporto and one track recorded live at Lisbon. The Joy of Nature, by then, was Luís Couto and Gianna and these rehearsals capture The Joy of Nature in a natural form: there are no effects, no overdubs. The music took shape at the same moment is was coming into being, like something magical.
The music on Teatro Grotesco side was created in a studio environment, but using some improvisation. …