DECONSTRUCTION

DECONSTRUCTION
Pino Forastiere, acoustic guitar
solo (2015)
Total time 30’
On January 28 Pino Forastiere releases his ninth album Deconstruction – the first one to be entirely created by the guitarist/composer. The album is completely self-produced with him acting as both producer and sound engineer.

FROM 1 TO 8

FROM 1 TO 8
Pino Forastiere, acoustic guitar
solo (2011)
Total time 44’
“from 1 to 8” is a collection of eight etudes for acoustic guitar, and is album number 8 in the discography of the Italian guitarist and composer Pino Forastiere.

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INTERNATIONAL GUITAR NIGHT V

Pino Forastiere, Clive Carroll, Brian Gore, acoustic guitar; Alexandre Gismonti, classical guitar
solo, duo, quartet (2010)
The International Guitar Night (IGN) is the world’s premier touring guitar festival. Each show brings together the most interesting and innovative acoustic guitarists to exchange musical ideas in a public concert setting.

GUITAR REPUBLIC

Pino Forastiere, Sergio Altamura, Stefano Barone, acoustic guitar, prepared guitar, processed voice, live electronics
trio (2010)
total time 45‘
Guitar Republic is the solo-duo-trio concert by Sergio Altamura, Stefano Barone and Pino Forastiere: music in the widest sound spectrum you may imagine, from the pure acoustic guitar sound to experimental electronics.

DVD LIVE

Pino Forastiere, acoustic guitar
solo (2009)
A live performance (2 Disc Set – CD/DVD) by Italian guitarist, Pino Forastiere. Filmed in late-2008; the performance is both beautiful and technically stunning at the same time.

WHY NOT?

Pino Forastiere, acoustic guitar
solo / orchestra (2008)
total time 40′
Why Not? is Pino Forastiere’s third solo guitar album. Tracks 1-7 are dedicated to the most intimate images from Forastiere’s homeland in Southern Italy, Lucania. Track 8, the title track, has been recorded live from the Concerto for acoustic guitar and string orchestra that Forastiere premiered in Rome in January, 2008 with the Roma3 Orchestra conducted by Pietro Mianiti.

CIRCOLARE

Pino Forastiere, acoustic guitar
solo (2005)
total time 40’
“Circolare” like the time of life. Like a game, a merry-go-round, a spinning top. Like a refrain. “Circolare” is the shape of a cd, a movement. It’s the impossible balance, it’s the starting again from scratch.

RAG TAP BOOM

Pino Forastiere, acoustic guitar
solo (2003)
total time: 45′
Rag Tap Boom is the debut solo album of Pino Forastiere, mostly focused on tapping and percussion, but also containing a few amazing ballads. The cd is dedicated to the spirit of Michael Hedges.

OVERCROSSING

OVERCROSSING
Pino Forastiere, acoustic guitar; Luca Pagliani, classical guitar
duo (1999)
The cd is not available anymore. But you can listen to “Spy Story” here