Two years in the making, this album is made up of songs written and performed by George and recorded
in Buenos Aires during one of George's stays there. Each musician performing in this work lives in
The songs on this album are lyrical in nature. The instruments used on the album include:
bandoneon, piano, guitars, strings, flute, clarinet, oboe, sax, and drums.
The Weightless Slumber CD album includes 10 compositions: It's You, Really High, Rivers & Walls,
Wait Another Day, Weightless-Prelude, Weightless, Weightless-Epilog, Part of Me, Coming Up for Air, Hooked on
You. CD samples:
Hooked on you
More listener comments:
"Weightless Slumber" by George Nicol is a burst of sentiment and romance with his lovely voice and accomplished
musicians from Buenos Aires. Sung in English, the lyrics are nevertheless reminiscent of Spanish lyrics heard in
tangos which bewail found and lost love. A beautiful CD for lovers!! E.L.S.
"I just got a chance to hear your new CD, "Weightless Slumber," and I wanted to let you know how much I enjoyed it.
I especially liked the songs "Rivers and Walls," "Weightless" and "Part of Me." I thought all the musical arrangements
were excellent and quite unique. I particularly liked your use of instruments such as the bandoneon." P.B.
"Hi George, We just received your CD, great job, congratulations! You have a lot of talent and we can
definitely hear it. Thank you for sending it to us." G & J
"Hi George, thank you very much for the CD. We both enjoyed it very much! The lyrics were lovely and
your voice had a different sound which was quite appealing with very soothing music. I favoured the songs: "Part
of Me", "Hooked on You", and "Shadows". It is great that you are doing creative work which seems to vibrate
throughout your being. Keep on creating! Con muchos recuerdos y Buena Suerte con la musica! P.M.
"Hi George, Sorry for the late response. I wanted to listen to it again, but this time together with my
wife. We both liked your new CD a lot! It is very nice to listen to; good singing and good music. Sincerely, we
are very impressed by the multiplicity if your talents. I hope the CD will be very successful!" C.E.
"As a musician, George's new CD "Weightless Slumber" really talks to my soul. The orchestration is rich and
superb! As a flute player, I can really appreciate the many flute solos. I love the duets of the bandoneon,
oboe, piano, guitar; every song is a perfect balance of instrumentation, voice, rhythm. The melody is engaging
and creative and the lyrics are pure poetry that will romance your heart. As a dancer, I'm in heaven. As a
singer, I enjoy the warm sensuality and tonality of George's voice transporting me to a world of sweet dreams.
This is a great gift to give to someone very special to you." T.P.
"George, I wanted to let you know how thrilled I am with my purchase of your CD, Weightless Slumber. I
couldn't wait to tear open the cover and insert it into my player. And I was not disappointed. Not only is the
music lovely to listen to, with rich instrumentals and your sweet voice, but I've enjoyed dancing to several
songs on the CD. I'm looking forward to your next CD!" P.O.
"George Nicol has created a moving CD of ballads that evoke feelings of joy, passion, and love lost and
found. Listen closely, and you'll discover hidden meanings and nuanced layers. "Weightless Slumber" is a rich
tapestry of instrumentation and lyrics that inspires listeners and dancers alike. I'm "hooked!" M.K.