Pasta Variations //

Album label: 
Release date: 
Recording location: 
Tou Bryggeri, Stavanger and Blå, Oslo
Recording date: 
Thursday, January 3, 2002
Mastering technician: 
Audun Strype
Mixing technician: 
Tonny Kluften and Ivar Grydeland
Recording technician: 
Audun Strype
  • 1. PVA (10:33)
  • 2. PVB (12:24)
  • 3. PVC (06:35)
  • 4. PVD (14:09)
  • 5. PVE (17:18)

«Pasta variations» presents one of many No Spaghetti Editions, and there are still more to come.

The music was recorded on tour in March 2002.

Ivar Grydeland - electric guitar
Frode Haltli - accordion
Tonny Kluften - double bass
Håkon Kornstad - reeds
Phil Minton - voice
Pat Thomas - piano, electronics
Ingar Zach - percussion


«The five septet improvisations on Pasta Variations benefit from the unique combinations of instruments on display.(...) I can only hope that No Spaghetti Edition tour farther from home, and keep putting it on record.» -- read the whole review»

Andrew Choate

All About Jazz
«...the musicians simply goad our imaginations. Recommended.» -- read the whole review»

Glenn Astarita