In the vibrant tapestry of the music world, Polish-American composer and guitarist Bartosz Lasecki emerges as a unique and dynamic presence. His musical journey, weaving through the classical guitar traditions of his roots to the eclectic music scene of New York, has now led him to the boundless horizons of Los Angeles. With great excitement, he unveils a tantalizing glimpse of his inaugural album, “android/among.the,” and introduces its lead single, “II. Nimbostratus,” slated for release on September 15. Far beyond a mere collection of songs, this album is an odyssey—a profound exploration of the intricate dance between humanity and technology. It shines a light on our innate impulse to create, to connect, and to ignite inspiration in others.
“II. Nimbostratus” stands as the second chapter in a captivating trilogy, delving into the narrative of the ‘android’ and its ever-evolving relationship with the spectrum of human existence. Bartosz Lasecki, a composer, guitarist, and producer of extraordinary prowess, has crafted a sonic experience that transcends boundaries. His music effortlessly marries elements of contemporary classical, rock, and electronic genres, resulting in a distinctive and unforgettable musical identity. The forthcoming album, “<an>android/among.the<clouds>,” slated for January 2024, narrates the tale of an android navigating a virtual world, plunging into themes of consciousness, emotions, and the tapestry of human experiences.
Inspired by a diverse range of styles, Bartosz’s work echoes the cinematic grandeur of Hans Zimmer, the rhythmic complexity of Béla Bartók, and the avant-garde orchestration of Krzysztof Penderecki. Through subtle nods to alternative rock and electronic soundscapes, he introduces a modern sensibility, evoking the atmospheric textures found in the works of Ólafur Arnalds and Hania Rani. Bartosz’s musical odyssey, steeped in classical guitar and music theory, is a testament to his unwavering dedication to pushing the boundaries of contemporary music. Under the guidance of acclaimed media composer Gordon Minette, he gained invaluable insights into studio workflows and composing for various media.
As a co-founder of the band “somuchso,” Bartosz continues to explore diverse musical territories. Now, on the cusp of releasing “<an>android/among.the<clouds>,” he stands poised to leave an indelible mark on the music scene, seamlessly bridging classical and electronic realms to deliver an auditory and visual experience that promises to be truly unforgettable.