Time to Fly is long-awaited second solo album of Slovak bass legend Juraj Griglak. He has become respected as one of the most influential bass player in Slovakia. His total command of the various styles and scales is simply mind-boggling.
released December 16, 2017
The distinctive music in the album is a fusion of diffrent musical styles - Jazz, Funk, Classical Music, Folklore. Unique combination of electric bass guitars and double bass melted mutually using multiple layer recording technique. Album contains wide technical skill of playing on bass (Slap, Fretless work, Natural harmonics). Juraj as a member of Slovak Philharmonic using his Arco technical skills on upright bass , which brings unique sounds in combination with electric bass. Album contains eleven flawless composition and two bonus ringtones. Two members of the group contributed compositions to this album - Robert Vizvari "First Moment" and Adam Kuruc "Time to Fly Outro".
It features excellent musicians - Poogie Bell (Marcus Miller Band,Stanley Clarke,Erykah Badu...), Patches Stewart ( Marcus Miller Band,Georg Duke,Al Jarreau...), Juraj Bartos, Eugen Vizvary, Jan Fabricky, Martin Valihora , Michal Bugala, Stano Paluch, Ajdzi Sabo, Adam Kuruc, Jana Vargova, Robert Vizvari.
Recorded mixed and mastered at Studio Kamoto by Miro Siran
Cover desing & photography by Stano Stehlik
Published by Real Music House , 2014