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Radio // Thursday, June 30, 2016
Le cri du Choucas
Entr’ouverture, 1m56s [excerpt]
Francis Dhomont / Franz Kafka
Track 1 from Le cri du Choucas
CD: empreintes DIGITALes (2016) IMED 16138

Blog // Thursday, June 30, 2016

  • Today…

    … is the birthday of:

    June 30, 2016 // General
  • Current & Upcoming Events

    • International Digital Arts Biennial 2016 (Until Jul 3)
    • Festival Infinito (Jul 1 to 3)
    • Sound Symposium (Jul 8 to 16)
    • NIME 2016 (Jul 11 to 15)
    June 30, 2016 // Live Events
  • Voyages in Vital

    “As far as I recall the only other time the name Jonty Harrison came up in Vital Weekly was when I reviewed a release by a student of his, Peter Batchelor (Vital Weekly #929). Much of the work composed by Harrison is simply not designed to be played on a stereo system, but to be experienced in places; places where…”

    June 20, 2016 // Press
  • Morphogenèse in Musique Machine

    “Here’s an unusually packaged CD, wrapped in layers of entangled card inlays. Pulled apart, they reveal an outer card slipcase, an inner card inlay — both covered in texts and largely abstract imagery — and an odd little piece of card that holds the CD itself. The texts reveal recording details, as well as annotating the pieces themselves, of which…”

    June 16, 2016 // Press
  • Voyages in ambientblog.net

    “If ‘music is organised sound’, then this new album by Jonty Harrison is far more than a collection of seemingly unrelated field-recordings. It is a composition (or two, actually) in its own right, created by selecting sounds from a variety of locations, spaces, places, scenes and vistas ‘which we may or may not have experienced, but which we somehow recognise…”

    June 11, 2016 // Press
  • Nécropolis in Nowamuzyka

    “Zaglądamy do katalogu kanadyjskiego labelu empreintes DIGITALes, gdzie ukazał się nowy album szwedzkiego kompozytora Åke Parmeruda. W 2014 roku pisałem o zupełnie innym wydawnictwie z tej wytwórni, a dokładnie o płycie value="David Berezan">Davida Berezana — Allusions sonores. Należy dodać, że firma empreintes DIGITALes powstała w 1990 roku w Montréalu i jest jedną z najważniejszych oficyn na świecie, która specjalizuje si…”

    June 3, 2016 // Press