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Ambient & Drone Music
 
Beuger / Jurg Frey: Dedalus Beuger / Jurg Frey:
Dedalus

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $15.95

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The Dedalus Ensemble performs Wandelweiser member's compositions with the composers, presenting two works by Antoine Beuger and one by Jurg Frey in the Ancienne Brasserie Bouchoule, an exhibition room run by Les Instants Chavires.

Cornford / Rodgers: Turned Moment, weighting Cornford / Rodgers:
Turned Moment, weighting

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

Price: $10.95

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Sound artist Stephen Cornford performs realtime feedback treatment of pianist Samuel Rodgers, creating tense and spacious sound works, intensifying Rodgers' sparse keyboard work.

Edwards, Michael: For Rei As A Doe (for piano and computer) Edwards, Michael:
For Rei As A Doe (for piano and computer)

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

Price: $15.95

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UK Composer Michael Edwards wrote these quiet compositions using his "slippery chicken" software, originally written as a challenge to pianist Rei Nakamura, in contrast to his technical skills, instead requiring pensive accuracy over a steady line of quiet chords.

Feldman, Morton: For Bunita Marcus Feldman, Morton:
For Bunita Marcus

(Hat [now] ART -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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Feldman's 1985 solo piano composition for Feldman's pupil and long-time associate, from a 1990 digital recording remastered for this new edition.

Feldman, Morton: Patterns in a Chromatic Field Feldman, Morton:
Patterns in a Chromatic Field

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Heasley, Tom: Desert Triptych Heasley, Tom:
Desert Triptych

(Farfield Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.95

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Heasley, Tom: On the Sensations of Tone Heasley, Tom:
On the Sensations of Tone

(Innova -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Heasley, Tom: Where the Earth Meets the Sky Heasley, Tom:
Where the Earth Meets the Sky

(Hypnos -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Hennies, Nick: Work Hennies, Nick:
Work

(Quakebasket -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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A solo album from Louisville, KY percussionist and composer Nick Hennies, including "Settle" for vibraphone (3 players) and "Expenditures" for vibraphone & ensemble; extended and immersive works of a hypnotic and psychoacoustic nature.

If Thousands: Lullaby If Thousands:
Lullaby

(Silber -- USA )

Price: $10.95

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If Thousands present a beautiful blanket of sound recorded as a soundtrack for falling asleep. Quite beautiful and soothing. Fans of Godspeed You Black Emperor and Stars of the lid should love this one.

Ishida, Naoki: Tone Redust <i>[Used Item]</i> Ishida, Naoki:
Tone Redust [Used Item]

(Quasi Pop -- Great Britain )

Price: $6.95

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Jerman, Jeph: Psaltery Jerman, Jeph:
Psaltery

(no label -- USA )

Price: $9.95

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A psaltery is a type of zither, often played with a bow; Jerman does not explain his sources, but using analog cassette, micro-cassette and 4-track digital recorders he creates a series of rich drones and entrancing works of sound.

Jerman, Jeph: Quo Modo Deum Jerman, Jeph:
Quo Modo Deum

(No Label -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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"Quo Modo Deum" translates to 'This is the way of God', which sound artist Jeph Jerman invokes through a 2 CD release starting with intoning bells, proceeding through six recordings of minimal drones of varying character.

Machinefabriek: Duotoon Machinefabriek:
Duotoon

(Machinefabriek -- The Netherlands )

Price: $10.95

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Machinefabriek (Rutger Zuydervelt) in an EP of a long sine save compositions that creates a minimally moving piece of consonance and dissonance using beautifully recorded tones.

MWVM: Rotations MWVM:
Rotations

(Silber Media -- USA )

Price: $10.95

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Indie-ambient debut of guitar manipulation, layered drones, & electronics in the vein of early Remora & Aarktica.

Naoshima / Takeda / Kawasaki / Takeuchi / Koike / Kawaguchi / Totsuka: Septet Naoshima / Takeda / Kawasaki / Takeuchi / Koike / Kawaguchi / Totsuka:
Septet

(Ftarri/Improvised Music from Japan -- Japan )

Price: $16.95

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Niblock, Phil: Touch Three Niblock, Phil:
Touch Three

(Touch -- Great Britain )

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Paul, Ashley: D.O.L. Paul, Ashley:
D.O.L.

(R.E.L. Records -- USA )

Price: $5.27

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Saxophonist/multi-instrumentalist Ashley Paul's debut sounds like a minimalist psycho-acoustic experiment of sustained horns, subtle shifts of tone color, swelling with sustaining bowed bells and percussion, and subliminal vocals; a mysterious and beautiful release.

Pisaro, Michael: Closed Categories in Cartesian Worlds Pisaro, Michael:
Closed Categories in Cartesian Worlds

(Gravity Wave -- USA )

Price: $12.00

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Michael Pisaro & Greg Stuart collaborate on a work scored for bowed crotales and sine tones in 4 large pieces, a challenging work that provide hallucinatory overtones that shift with the listener's perspective.

Rameses III : Honey Rose  <i>[Used Item]</i> Rameses III :
Honey Rose [Used Item]

(Important Records -- USA )

Price: $7.95

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"Rameses III are architects of the most beautiful swathes of blissful ambience whose releases have previously found homes on labels like Celebrate Psi Phenomenon, Music Fellowship, Scarcelight, MYMWLY, Barl Fire and Type. On Honey Rose,...

Robert, Jocelyn: Folie / Culture Robert, Jocelyn:
Folie / Culture

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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Somnaphon: Automatic Writings Volume 1 Somnaphon:
Automatic Writings Volume 1

(ACK Recordings -- USA )

Price: $7.95

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A compilation of various unreleased songs, remixes and compilation appearances from Somnaphon (A. Traeger), a varied and eclectic exploration of Somnaphon's work.

Triac (Tatone / Seracini / Polidoro): In A Room Triac (Tatone / Seracini / Polidoro):
In A Room

(Laminal -- Russia )

Price: $13.95

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Triac is an electronic music trio from Italy formed in the end of 2011 by Rossano Polidoro, Marco Seracini and Augusto Tatone, using laptop, fisa, electric bass, piano synth to investigate minimal ambient music.

Ullmann, Jakob: fremde zeit addendum 4 Ullmann, Jakob:
fremde zeit addendum 4

(Edition Rz -- Germany )

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An extract from Berlin composer Jakob Ullman's 2012 3-CD box set on Edition Rz, presenting "solo III for organ" (1992/1993), an hour long work of tone and tension performed by Hans-Peter Schulz at the Big Organ in Abteikirche Neresheim.

Verga, Giampaolo: Fadensonnen Verga, Giampaolo:
Fadensonnen

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $12.00

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"Fadensonnen" presents 7 minimal electronic pieces for electronics, violin and voice, nuanced and subtle pieces that use timbre and spatial properties to great effect.

Zeitkratzer: Alvin Lucier: Old School Zeitkratzer: Alvin Lucier:
Old School

(Zeitkratzer -- Germany )

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Zeitkratzer peforms the works of American minimalist Alvin Lucier in works of ringing overtones, a singing piano, a thrilling concert triangle, pencils on little objects, &c.

Sharp, Elliott + Scott Fields: Akra Kampoj Sharp, Elliott + Scott Fields:
Akra Kampoj

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $9.56

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Using mostly unprocessed electric guitars, the duo of Elliott Sharp and Scott Fields' latest release presents eight dueling guitar works using dynamic, angular tones and textures, from extremely aggressive work to clean avant-jazz with twisted technical intent.

Nakatani, Tatsuya: Gong Nakatani, Tatsuya:
Gong

(Nakatani-Kobo -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Compositions on fourteen gongs performed and recorded by Tatsuya Nakatani during the winters of 2014 and 2015, 6 untitled works of powerful tones evoked from these large instruments using bows and mallets, each slowly unfolding and enveloping the listener.

Core, The: Party Core, The:
Party

(Moserobie Music -- Sweden )

Price: $13.00

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Norway's The Core quintet, great modern jazz in an updated look at 60's styles in the mode of Herbie Hancock, Dextor Gordon or Miles, the evolution of "the cool" in five superb compositions.

Cosottini / Melani / Miano / Pisani: Cardinal Cosottini / Melani / Miano / Pisani:
Cardinal

(Impressus Records -- USA )

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The quartet of Cosottini, Melano, Pisani, Miano (EAQuartet Electroacoustic) in compositions referring to the 4 cardinal map points using graphic scores, games, open readings, &c.

Ibarra, Susie  / Assif Tsahar: Home Cookin' Ibarra, Susie / Assif Tsahar:
Home Cookin'

(Hopscotch Records -- USA )

Price: $10.00

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The first Hopscotch release from the then husband/wife duo of wind player Assif Tsahar and drummer Susie Ibarra, lyrical and textural powerfully woven improvisation.

Jordan, Kidd / Drake, Hamid / Parker, William: Palm of Soul Jordan, Kidd / Drake, Hamid / Parker, William:
Palm of Soul

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Knowles, Alison / Shimada, Taketo  : Fluxsweet <i>[Used Item]</i> Knowles, Alison / Shimada, Taketo :
Fluxsweet [Used Item]

(Rossbin -- Italy )

Price: $11.95

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Nagl, Max / Bernstein, Steve / Akchote, Noel / Jones, Brad: Big Four Nagl, Max / Bernstein, Steve / Akchote, Noel / Jones, Brad:
Big Four

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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Necks, The: Silent Night Necks, The:
Silent Night

(Fish of Milk -- Australia )

Price: $23.95

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Ratkje, Maja: Voice [VINYL LP + CD] Ratkje, Maja:
Voice [VINYL LP + CD]

(Rune Grammofon -- Norway )

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Composer, singer, electronic manipulator, violinist and theremin player Maja Solveig Kjelstrup Ratkje released this, her debut album, on CD in 2002, now available again on vinyl LP.

Aarktica: In Sea Remixes Aarktica:
In Sea Remixes

(Silber Media -- USA )

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Remixes of the entire "In Sea" album by Ramses III, Landing, ThisQuietArmy, Mason Jones, Keith Canisus (Rumskib), Yellow6, Declining Winter (Richard of Hood), Suckers, &c. &c.

Chvad SB: Crickets Were the Compass Chvad SB:
Crickets Were the Compass

(Silber -- USA )

Price: $10.95

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Chvad SB of Things Outside The Skin, Tongue Muzzle, &c in album of ambient drone lament, composed of abstract passages, at times dissonant & at other times melodic, but always with interesting intention.

Johnson, James / Robert Scott Thompson: Forgotten Places Johnson, James / Robert Scott Thompson:
Forgotten Places

(Zero Music -- Canada )

Price: $12.95

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Lunt: Water Belongs to the Night Lunt:
Water Belongs to the Night

(Tremens Archives / We Are Unique! -- France )

Price: $9.95

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French musican and sound engineer Gilles Deles's darkly beautiful album based on loops, drones, glitches, all done with electric guitar, without laptop, through the scope of improvisation.

Northern Valentine: The Distance Brings Us Closer Northern Valentine:
The Distance Brings Us Closer

(Silber Media -- USA )

Price: $10.95

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Minimalist ambient work from Robert & Amy Brown, who have been recording and performing since '97, creating heartfelt, soulful & affecting sound.

Palestine, Charlemagne : Organo Rinascimentale Non Temperato Palestine, Charlemagne :
Organo Rinascimentale Non Temperato

(Angelica -- Italy )

Price: $15.95

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In 2004 Charlegmane Palestine updated his 1977 work "Schlingen Blangen", a piece that could be played for days nonstop in "sonic constant chemical acoustic + architectural evolution + transformation in space", here in the version from that year's Angelica Festival.

Patterson, Lee & Vanessa Rossetto: Temperament as Waveform Patterson, Lee & Vanessa Rossetto:
Temperament as Waveform

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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Four tracks produced by file-exchange from 2010-2012 between sound artist Lee Patterson in Austin, Texas and Manchester, UK-based Vanessa Rossetto, impressive works on a large geographic and sound scale.

Wolff, Christian /  Wandelweiser Komponisten Ensemble: Stones Wolff, Christian / Wandelweiser Komponisten Ensemble:
Stones

(Edition Wandelweiser Records -- Germany )

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Antoine Beuger, Burkhard Schlothauer, Chico Mello, Jurg Frey, Kunsu Shim, Michael Pisaro, and Thomas Stiegler participate in this realization of Christian Wolff's compositions to make sounds or draw sounds out of stones, alone or with other surfaces, acoustically or amplified.

Beuger, Antoine : Silent Harmonies In Discrete Continuity Beuger, Antoine :
Silent Harmonies In Discrete Continuity

(Edition Wandelweiser Records -- Germany )

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Antoine Beuger's minimalist work for American painter Marcia Hafif, known for her monochrome paintings, in 24 tonal works each 3 minutes long using stationary waves of eight frequencies from a different octave and punctuated by silence.

Toop, David: Life on the Inside [VINYL] Toop, David:
Life on the Inside [VINYL]

(Sub Rosa -- Belgium )

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An audio companion to French sculptor Pierre Besson's 2014 exhibition "D'objets noires et de Choses carrees" (Black Objects and Square Things) in a 34-minute ambient track from electronic artist and writer David Toop.

Pateras, Anthony / Erkki Veltheim: Entertainment = Control Pateras, Anthony / Erkki Veltheim:
Entertainment = Control

(Immediata -- Australia )

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Acoustic hallucinations for violin and piano from the duo of violinist Erkki Veltheim and pianist Anthony Pateras, exploring spectral techniques throughout extended temporal structures to generate unrelenting harmonic waves that create a singular psycho-harmonic texture.

Schmickler, Marcus / John Tilbury: Timekeepers Schmickler, Marcus / John Tilbury:
Timekeepers

(A-Musik -- Germany )

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The second release between legendary AMM pianist John Tilbury and MIMEO member Marcus Schmickler on computer, in a gradual and subtle work that pairs electronic environments to Tilbury's chord progressions, yielding spacious intervals with delicate and mysterious sound.

Frey, Jurg: 24 Worter Frey, Jurg:
24 Worter

(Edition Wandelweiser Records -- Germany )

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Composer Jurg Frey's "Landscape with Words" presents 27 compositions, 24 of which are based on individual words in orchestration with piano and violin, understated and minimal yet sumptuously lyrical and evocative, using space and tension to illustrate each segment.

Smith Quartet with John Tilbury: Morton Feldman: Music for Piano and Strings Volume 3 [DVD-AUDIO] Smith Quartet with John Tilbury:
Morton Feldman: Music for Piano and Strings Volume 3 [DVD-AUDIO]

(Matchless -- Great Britain )

Price: $28.95

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Recorded live at the Huddersfield Festival of Contemporary Music in 2006, this is the 3rd and final volume of works by Morton Feldman performed by the Smith Quartet with John Tilbury on piano, recorded in high quality DVD audio and with extensive liner notes by Tilbury.

Burr, Anthony / Anthony Pateras: The Long Exhale Burr, Anthony / Anthony Pateras:
The Long Exhale

(Immediata -- Australia )

Price: $15.95

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Beautifully slow drifting compositions for clarinet, ARP 2600, piano and prepared piano from the duo of Anthony Burr and Anthony Pateras, drawing on Cage and Feldman in these expansive and tranquil works that create beautiful and quietly exotic sound environments.

Basinski, William & Richard Chartier: Divertissment [VINYL] Basinski, William & Richard Chartier:
Divertissment [VINYL]

(Important Records -- USA )

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Minimalist composer William Basinski and sound artist Richard Chartier use electronics, piano, analog tape loops, and short-wave radio to evoke a dense atmosphere suggesting hundreds of years of history rising up from the depths of a reverberating cathedral.

Prual, Matthieu: Inside Walks Prual, Matthieu:
Inside Walks

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A unique approach to solo reeds and winds from French multi-reedist Matthieu Prual, also on flute and ORLA Keyboard, maintaining lyrical and comprehensible approaches with strong technical skills in captivating and succinct statements, truly excellent work.

Encomiast: Encomiast Encomiast:
Encomiast

(Lens Records -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Heasley, Tom / Toss Panos: Passages Heasley, Tom / Toss Panos:
Passages

(Full Bleed Music -- USA )

Price: $8.00

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Tonal tuba player Heasley's 4th CD, an atmopsheric duo with drummer Toss Panos recorded livat at Tossimo's, North Hollywood in 2006.

Ishida, Naoki: Tone Redust Ishida, Naoki:
Tone Redust

(Quasi Pop -- Great Britain )

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Knob A Siesta: In My Head There Is Silence And A Hula-Hula Girl Dancing To A Make-Believe Tune [VINY Knob A Siesta:
In My Head There Is Silence And A Hula-Hula Girl Dancing To A Make-Believe Tune [VINYL]

(Tonometer -- Denmark )

Price: $18.95

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McClure, Darren : Softened Edges McClure, Darren :
Softened Edges

(The Land Of -- USA )

Price: $10.95

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Compositions based on field recording stretched, slowed or processed into soundscapes expressing McClure's interest in time and space.

Meelkop, Roel : 5(zwischenfaelle) Meelkop, Roel :
5(zwischenfaelle)

(Auf Abwegen -- Germany )

Price: $17.95

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Dutch electronic artists Roel Meelkop compressed 5 soundscape originally devleoped for installations into dense yet starkly beautiful minimal works.

My Fun: Sonorine My Fun:
Sonorine

(The Land Of -- USA )

Price: $10.95

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Nakatani, Tatsuya: Gong

Schmickler, Marcus / John Tilbury: Timekeepers

Smith Quartet with John Tilbury: Morton Feldman: Music for Piano and Strings Volume 3 [DVD-AUDIO]

Pateras, Anthony / Erkki Veltheim: Entertainment = Control

Burr, Anthony / Anthony Pateras: The Long Exhale

Beuger, Antoine : Silent Harmonies In Discrete Continuity

Feldman, Morton: For Bunita Marcus

Frey, Jurg: 24 Worter

Ullmann, Jakob: fremde zeit addendum 4

Wolff, Christian / Wandelweiser Komponisten Ensemble: Stones

Toop, David: Life on the Inside [VINYL]

Wastell, Mark : Vibra: Trent (3" CDr)

Jerman, Jeph: Quo Modo Deum

Nagl, Max / Bernstein, Steve / Akchote, Noel / Jones, Brad: Big Four

Pisaro, Michael: Closed Categories in Cartesian Worlds

Core, The: Party

Triac (Tatone / Seracini / Polidoro): In A Room

Ibarra, Susie / Assif Tsahar: Home Cookin'

Beuger / Jurg Frey: Dedalus

Palestine, Charlemagne : Organo Rinascimentale Non Temperato