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

Soundohm

play
Painted Cakes Are Real, Too - Excerpt 1
Painted Cakes Are Real, Too - Excerpt 2

Hauke Harder

Painted Cakes Are Real, Too

Label: Maria de Alvear World Edition

Format: CD

Genre: Compositional

In stock

€15.00
+
-

When you are listening to his pieces and are completely at ease, they offer the listener the beauty of pure sound: I believe this also applies to his likeminded friends. Even when and if they are of a continuous narrative type, they just create the right situation to listen to sounds. As the title reveals: Painted cakes are real, too. The beautiful sounds are repeated in order to remain purely sound. This repetition does not build up a narrative, it becomes more complicated and excited not in order to entertain the listener, but in order to analyze and deepen the sound.

The section before the last one with its repeated interval is the very revelation. It reminds me of the stories Cage loved so much, with as ultimate moment not a further conclusion but a fresh naked statement. This section is like the acoustical harmonies of a bell. The whole piece, in its proportions, becomes something resembling a gigantic or a microscopic analysis of one single bell-sound. A painted bell of course, which is real, too. - Boudewijn Buckinx

Details
Cat. number: we0015
Year: 2010

More from Maria de Alvear World Edition

Vagina
CD | €15.00
Libertad (2CD)
2CD | €24.00
Synastria
CD | €15.00
Unisono Diviso
CD | €15.00
Im Klang Sein
CD | €15.00
Popol Vuh
CD | €15.00
Augmented Studies
CD | €15.00
Questions
CD | €15.00
Pathological Curves
CD | €15.00
Ballad
CD | €15.00
Proprio Motu
CD | €15.00
Sitting Between Chairs
CD | €15.00
Weiss/Weisslich
CD | €15.00
Section
CD | €15.00
Dedicatorias
CD | €15.00
Ataraxia
CD | €15.00
Angelus Novus
CD | €15.00
ENIAC Girls (2 CD)
2 CD | €24.00
Flores
CD | €15.00