Categories:
Cart 0

Your cart is empty

St Germain - Tourist (Remastered Hi-Res Version)

Mes favoris

Cet élément a bien été ajouté / retiré de vos favoris.

Tourist (Remastered Hi-Res Version)

St Germain

Available in
logo Hi-Res
24-Bit 96.0 kHz - Stereo

Unlimited Streaming

Listen to this album in high quality now on our apps

Start my trial period and start listening to this album

Enjoy this album on Qobuz apps with your subscription

Subscribe

Enjoy this album on Qobuz apps with your subscription

Digital Download

Purchase and download this album in a wide variety of formats depending on your needs.

Since the advent of acid jazz in the mid-'80s, the many electronic-jazz hybrids to come down the pipe have steadily grown more mature, closer to a balanced fusion that borrows the spontaneity and emphasis on group interaction of classic jazz while still emphasizing the groove and elastic sound of electronic music. For his second album, French producer Ludovic Navarre expanded the possibilities of his template for jazzy house by recruiting a sextet of musicians to solo over his earthy productions. The opener "Rose Rouge" is an immediate highlight, as an understated Marlena Shaw vocal sample ("I want you to get together/put your hands together one time"), trance-state piano lines, and a ride-on-the-rhythm drum program frames solos by trumpeter Pascal Ohse and baritone Claudio de Qeiroz. For "Montego Bay Spleen," Navarre pairs an angular guitar solo by Ernest Ranglin with a deep-groove dub track, complete with phased effects and echoey percussion. "Land Of..." moves from a Hammond- and horn-led soul-jazz stomp into Caribbean territory, marked by more hints of dub and the expressive Latin percussion of Carneiro. Occasionally, Navarre's programming (sampled or otherwise) grows a bit repetitious -- even for dance fans, to say nothing of the jazzbo crowd attracted by the album's Blue Note tag. Though it is just another step on the way to a perfect blend of jazz and electronic, Tourist is an excellent one.
© John Bush /TiVo

More info

Tourist (Remastered Hi-Res Version)

St Germain

launch qobuz app I already downloaded Qobuz for Windows / MacOS Open

download qobuz app I have not downloaded Qobuz for Windows / MacOS yet Download the Qobuz app

Copy the following link to share it

You are currently listening to samples.

Listen to over 70 million songs with an unlimited streaming plan.

Listen to this album and more than 70 million songs with your unlimited streaming plans.

1
Rose rouge
00:06:56

Ludovic Navarre, Composer, Producer, Arranger, Writer - St Germain, MainArtist

© 2012 Primary Society licence exclusive Parlophone Music France ℗ 1999 Primary Society Under Exclusive Licence to Parlophone / Warner Music France

2
Montego Bay Spleen
00:06:25

Ludovic Navarre, Composer, Producer, Arranger, Writer - St Germain, MainArtist - The Magic House Stud, Arranger

© 2012 Primary Society licence exclusive Parlophone Music France ℗ 1999 Primary Society Under Exclusive Licence to Parlophone / Warner Music France

3
So Flute
00:08:27

Ludovic Navarre, Composer, Producer, Arranger, Writer - St Germain, MainArtist - The Magic House Stud, Arranger

© 2012 Primary Society licence exclusive Parlophone Music France ℗ 1999 Primary Society Under Exclusive Licence to Parlophone / Warner Music France

4
Land Of...
00:07:47

Ludovic Navarre, Composer, Producer, Arranger, Writer - St Germain, MainArtist - The Magic House Stud, Arranger

© 2012 Primary Society licence exclusive Parlophone Music France ℗ 1999 Primary Society Under Exclusive Licence to Parlophone / Warner Music France

5
Latin Note
00:05:55

Ludovic Navarre, Composer, Producer, Arranger, Writer - St Germain, MainArtist - The Magic House Stud, Arranger

© 2012 Primary Society licence exclusive Parlophone Music France ℗ 1999 Primary Society Under Exclusive Licence to Parlophone / Warner Music France

6
Sure Thing
00:06:19

Ludovic Navarre, Composer, Producer, Arranger, Writer - St Germain, MainArtist - The Magic House Stud, Arranger

© 2012 Primary Society licence exclusive Parlophone Music France ℗ 1999 Primary Society Under Exclusive Licence to Parlophone / Warner Music France

7
Pont des Arts
00:07:25

Ludovic Navarre, Composer, Producer, Arranger, Writer - St Germain, MainArtist - The Magic House Stud, Arranger

© 2012 Primary Society licence exclusive Parlophone Music France ℗ 1999 Primary Society Under Exclusive Licence to Parlophone / Warner Music France

8
La goutte d'or
00:06:19

Ludovic Navarre, Composer, Producer, Arranger, Writer - St Germain, MainArtist - The Magic House Stud, Arranger

© 2012 Primary Society licence exclusive Parlophone Music France ℗ 1999 Primary Society Under Exclusive Licence to Parlophone / Warner Music France

9
What You Think About...
00:04:48

Ludovic Navarre, Composer, Producer - St Germain, MainArtist

© 2012 Primary Society licence exclusive Parlophone Music France ℗ 1999 Primary Society Under Exclusive Licence to Parlophone / Warner Music France

Album Description

Since the advent of acid jazz in the mid-'80s, the many electronic-jazz hybrids to come down the pipe have steadily grown more mature, closer to a balanced fusion that borrows the spontaneity and emphasis on group interaction of classic jazz while still emphasizing the groove and elastic sound of electronic music. For his second album, French producer Ludovic Navarre expanded the possibilities of his template for jazzy house by recruiting a sextet of musicians to solo over his earthy productions. The opener "Rose Rouge" is an immediate highlight, as an understated Marlena Shaw vocal sample ("I want you to get together/put your hands together one time"), trance-state piano lines, and a ride-on-the-rhythm drum program frames solos by trumpeter Pascal Ohse and baritone Claudio de Qeiroz. For "Montego Bay Spleen," Navarre pairs an angular guitar solo by Ernest Ranglin with a deep-groove dub track, complete with phased effects and echoey percussion. "Land Of..." moves from a Hammond- and horn-led soul-jazz stomp into Caribbean territory, marked by more hints of dub and the expressive Latin percussion of Carneiro. Occasionally, Navarre's programming (sampled or otherwise) grows a bit repetitious -- even for dance fans, to say nothing of the jazzbo crowd attracted by the album's Blue Note tag. Though it is just another step on the way to a perfect blend of jazz and electronic, Tourist is an excellent one.
© John Bush /TiVo

About the album

Distinctions:

Improve this page

Qobuz logo Why buy on Qobuz...

On sale now...

Nevermind

Nirvana

Nevermind Nirvana

MTV Unplugged In New York

Nirvana

Speak No Evil

Wayne Shorter

Speak No Evil Wayne Shorter

Tubular Bells

Mike Oldfield

Tubular Bells Mike Oldfield
More on Qobuz
By St Germain

Extra Cabin Baggage

St Germain

Extra Cabin Baggage St Germain

Tourist (Tourist 20th Anniversary Travel Versions)

St Germain

St Germain

St Germain

St Germain St Germain

Boulevard (The Complete Series)

St Germain

Sure Thing (DJ Deep Remix)

St Germain

Playlists

You may also like...

Before I Die

박혜진 park hye jin

Before I Die 박혜진 park hye jin

Tripping with Nils Frahm

Nils Frahm

All Melody

Nils Frahm

All Melody Nils Frahm

Home

Rhye

Home Rhye

Loving In Stereo

Jungle

In your panoramas...
The 10 Records that Made the French Touch

Twenty years ago, the French Touch invaded the clubs and radio stations all over the world, putting France high on the map of electronic music. Qobuz tells you the story of 10 records which have left their mark on this golden era of French producers.

Max Richter, Neo-classical Activist

With the release of his new album Exile, a reflection on exile with the Baltic Sea Orchestra, the iconoclast and prolific pioneer of the neo-classical movement confirms his status as one of the most ideologically committed artists out there. Melding classical and electronic music, physical and emotional worlds, he produces instrumental works of rare evocative power.

Nordic Electronic in 11 Artists

The musicians of Northern Europe have always brought their personal Arctic twist to all genres of music, and the world of electronic music is no exception. Here’s an overview of 11 Danish, Swedish, Norwegian and Finnish artists who have taken techno, house, disco and dub towards new horizons.

In the news...