This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website.Learn more

Soundohm

Philip_Corner_Earwave
Philip_Corner_Gong_Ear

Philip Corner

Italian Air: Wind, Water & Metal

Label: Ricerca Sonora

Format: LP

Genre: Sound Art

Out of stock

**Limited edition of 300 including two inserts** The first release on Ricerca Sonora is a new album by the important American Avant-Garde figure Philip Corner. A contemporary of John Cage, Corner studied composition with Henry Cowell and Otto Luening and musical analysis with Oliver Messaiaen. He was a founding member of the Fluxus movement, founder (with James Tenney and Malcolm Goldstein) of the Tone Roads Ensemble, the resident musician and composer for the Judson dance theatre, and co-founder of Gamelan Son of Lion with Barbara Benary and Daniel Goode. 'Italian Air: Wind Water & Metal' presents three previously unpublished compositions by Philip Corner recorded in various locations. "On side 1 "Ear Wave" (Venice, October 1994) is a long piece for Korean cymbal in water: an ecstatic composition recorded and played outdoor by Phil Corner; acousmatic interjections of metallic resonances and subtle water sounds; you can listen [to] the distant sound of the midnight bell of San Marco in Venice. On the second side the track "Gong/Ear" recorded in June 1990 (S. Andreadi Rovereto, Italy) Phil Corner plays gong together with rain and thunder for an abstracted and strongly emotional track. Followed by "I Respiri/ The Breaths" an avant-garde composition for alphorn and gong recorded in 1992 (at Teatro Scandicci)." (Boomkat)

Details
Cat. number: RS1
Year: 2012
Notes:

Limited to 300 copies, comes with 2 inserts

Related products

Desert Plants (Book + CD)
Book + CD | €28.00
Bratschebraut (Lp)
LP | €21.00
Work (LP)
LP | €20.90
Solos (4LP Box-set)
4LP Box-set | €98.00
Curtain (Lp)
LP | €25.90
In the Sea (2LP)
LPx2 | €30.00
Papers (Book)
Book | €20.00
Dishwashers (LP)
LP | €25.90
String Noise (2CD)
CD x 2 | €18.00
Montparnasse (12")
LP | €18.90
Works, 2020
CD | €12.00

More by Philip Corner

Chord / Gong! (LP)
LP | €23.90
Gamelan Coming & Going
CD | €12.00
PoorManMusic (Art Edition)
LP box (artist multiple) | €560.00
conceptmusic
| €40.00
PoorManMusic
LP | €18.90
Satie Slowly
CDx2 | €18.00
Coldwater Basin No.2
Vinyl LP | €18.90
Joy Flashings
CD digipack dluxe | €14.99
40 years and one
CD | €13.50
Extreme Positions (2CD)
CDx2 | €22.00
Gong +
CD | €15.90

More from Ricerca Sonora

Works 2016-2018 (LP, single sided)
LP, single sided | €20.90
Live In Edinburgh
Vinyl LP | €18.50
Wannsee
Vinyl LP | €15.90