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Airkraft (Caldwell / Whyman / Van Der Kooij): Pyongyang Express Airkraft (Caldwell / Whyman / Van Der Kooij):
Pyongyang Express

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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A travelogue from the saxophone trio of Pete Whyman, Frank Van Der Kooij and Chris Caldwell, documenting their tour through Beijing to Pyongyang in North Korea through field recordings and musical sketches.

Alebeek, Rinus van: plays Luc Ferrari Cycles des Souvenirs Alebeek, Rinus van:
plays Luc Ferrari Cycles des Souvenirs

(Bolt -- Poland )

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Rinus van Alebeek plays a CD copy of the late composer Luc Ferrari's "Cycles Des Souvenirs" in Luc Ferrari's house, while his widow Brunhild Ferrari reads the liner notes and Van Alebeek makes recording inside the house and its surroundings.

Alebeek, Rinus van: plays Luc Ferrari Cycles des Souvenirs <i>[Used Item]</i> Alebeek, Rinus van:
plays Luc Ferrari Cycles des Souvenirs [Used Item]

(Bolt -- Poland )

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Rinus van Alebeek plays a CD copy of the late composer Luc Ferrari's "Cycles Des Souvenirs" in Luc Ferrari's house, while his widow Brunhild Ferrari reads the liner notes and Van Alebeek makes recording inside the house and its surroundings.

Alexis, Roldolphe / Stephane Rives: Winds Doors Poplars Alexis, Roldolphe / Stephane Rives:
Winds Doors Poplars

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

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Rodolphe Alexis composed these works from a diverse set of recordings of trains, factories and other potent sounds, pairing them with recordings from saxophonist Stephane Rives using extended and unusual techniques, yielding these inventive and irrepressible sound works.

Baron, Marc: Hidden Tapes Baron, Marc:
Hidden Tapes

(Potlatch -- France )

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Five fascinating works composed from old cassette tapes accelerated or slowed down, layered and transformed with analog devices, with the addition of sources from movies soundtracks and classical or liturgical music extracts.

Bete Tete: Ji Mo De Bete Tete:
Ji Mo De

(escape from dude mountain -- USA )

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Bete Tete's first album, "Ji Mo De" was recorded in Jiangxi, Ganzhou, China during the winter of 2006, designed as a play on verbal structure developed in mandarin.

Bogan Ghost (Albee / Caddy): Zerfall Bogan Ghost (Albee / Caddy):
Zerfall

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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The duo of Liz Allbee on trumpet and Anthea Caddy on cello in beautifully paced, mysterious improvisations using a minimal approach of extended and often disconcerting techniques augmented with subtle electroacoustic touches.

Buttner, Gregory: Pochen Buttner, Gregory:
Pochen

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

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Composer Gregory Buttner captured recordings from the 19th century French Performance Arts Forum in St. Erme, Picardy in 2011, using the house as a sound generator, resonant space and instrument, organizing the recordings into this excursive and exploratory composition.

Cascone, Kim: Dagger and Guitar Cascone, Kim:
Dagger and Guitar

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

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Using field recordings collected around the world, Kim Cascone has constructed a CD which is neither an exploration of inner space nor a meditation on hearing.

Cascone, Kim: The Knotted Constellation Cascone, Kim:
The Knotted Constellation

(Monotype -- Poland )

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Kim Casone's Knotted Constellation is a cinematic sound narrative that moves the listener through a series of auditory fields, with contributions by C. Spencer Yeh, Darius Ciuta, &c.

Chadbourne, Dr. Eugene: Jungle Cookies Chadbourne, Dr. Eugene:
Jungle Cookies

(Chadula -- USA )

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Reissue of the 1998 double CD release on Old Gold, compiling all of Chad's Amsterdamn based cassette Jungle Cookies series, eclectic audio collage songs.

Chrysakis / Matthews / Bernal-Villegas: ENANTIO_DROMIA Chrysakis / Matthews / Bernal-Villegas:
ENANTIO_DROMIA

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

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Combining sound-synthesis with field recordings and percussion these three improvisers create electroacoustic environments from intricate tranquility to howling furies.

Chrysakis, Thanos: A Scar In The Air Chrysakis, Thanos:
A Scar In The Air

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

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A continuation of Chrysakis' "inscapes" series, compositions based on the structural and aesthetic capacity of sonic matter using field-recordings, synthesized & acoustic sounds.

Chrysakis, Thanos: Subterranean Sky Chrysakis, Thanos:
Subterranean Sky

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

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Aural Terrains label leader and electronic composer Thanos Chrysakis in a work in five movements based on field recordings, synthesized, and acoustic instrumental sounds.

Cirotteau / Lacasse / Massicotte / Normand: Face a la derive Cirotteau / Lacasse / Massicotte / Normand:
Face a la derive

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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An audio and acousmatic documentary of the sounds along the St. Lawrence River, above and below water, and the voices of the people living around the shore.

Cordier, Eric / Seijiro Murayama: Nuit Cordier, Eric / Seijiro Murayama:
Nuit

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

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On the surface an album of organized field recordings, which Eric Cordier recorded in both France and Japan, from outdoor sounds (frogs/birds) to indoor environments, over which Murayama added percussion and vocal utterances, synthesizing unusual and engaging environments.

Cordier, Eric: Osorezan (Selected Field Recording 1993 - 2006) Cordier, Eric:
Osorezan (Selected Field Recording 1993 - 2006)

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

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From an exploration of volcanoes in Japan to the ambience of a nap in France, composer Eric Cordier organizes field recordings made in his travels to create exotic and engaging audio environments that transport the listener.

Cusack, Peter: Baikal Ice (Spring 2003) Cusack, Peter:
Baikal Ice (Spring 2003)

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

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Peter Cusak's field recordings from the ice flows in the Baikal Lake of Siberia, documenting the ice, ice flows, and the trip itself through a series of interesting and well-captured recordings.

Cusack, Peter: Favourite Sounds of Berlin Cusack, Peter:
Favourite Sounds of Berlin

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

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Site recordings from Berlin by audio explorer Peter Cusack, documenting evocative locations throughout the city based on an inquiry into Berlin resident's favorite sounds, with a booklet detailing the 31 recordings and the scope of the project.

Davis  / Milton / Saade: dun Davis / Milton / Saade:
dun

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Understated and exquisite improvisation using trumpet, violin, bass clarinet, flute and field recordings from three forward-thinking performers.

Degrassi, Franco: rage Degrassi, Franco:
rage

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Acousmatic work from electronic composer Degrassi: two serial pieces using algorithmic software, an elabration of recorded sounds, and an improvisation using real-time synthesizers.

Distel, Herbert: Travelogue Distel, Herbert:
Travelogue

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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An electroacoustic composition from Herbert Distel, a "Travelogue" of field recordings organized into two long works that present hallucinatory sound with an illusive rhythmic component, structured into a long journey with a departure, journey and arrival.

Drumm, Kevin / Jason Lescalleet: The Abyss Drumm, Kevin / Jason Lescalleet:
The Abyss

(erstwhile -- USA )

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Sound and noise artists Kevin Drumm and Jason Lescalleet collaborate on this 2 CD set, a diverse set of sound pieces from slowly building drones to unsettling environments, with tapes punctuating the hallucinatory aspects of their rich and impressive aural tapestries.

Ewen, Sandy / Damon Smith: Background Information Ewen, Sandy / Damon Smith:
Background Information

(Balance Point Acoustics -- USA )

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Houston based guitarist Sandy Ewen met BPA label leader, bassist Damon Smith to record these open-minded improvisations in the studio, with Smith also using 7 string electric upright bass, laptop, and field recordings played in real time.

Frith, Fred: Middle of the Moment Frith, Fred:
Middle of the Moment

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

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Gburek, Jeff: Remote Provinces Gburek, Jeff:
Remote Provinces

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

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Gburek composes with materials including prepared guitar, signal processor, electronics, turntables and field recordings to create these dynamic aural journeys.

Gilonis, Bill  Chantale Laplante: Zurich - Bamberg <i>[Used Item]</i> Gilonis, Bill Chantale Laplante:
Zurich - Bamberg [Used Item]

(Ad Hoc Records -- USA )

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"Electro-acoustic Horrspiel" from Bill Gilonis (The Work, Hat Shoes) and Chantale LaPlante, fascinatingly filtered and personal sound collage work.

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

(Quasi Pop -- Great Britain )

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Jerman, Jeph: Abandoned Telephone Wire Jerman, Jeph:
Abandoned Telephone Wire

(AARC -- USA )

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Jeph Jerman made these recordings using a contact mic, a mini-disc recorder, and a wire located between Cottonwood and Sedona, Arizona along the southbound lanes of Highway 89A.

Jerman, Jeph: Grey (w/ detail) Jerman, Jeph:
Grey (w/ detail)

(AARC -- USA )

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Electroacoustic works constructed from field recordings of New York City and Oaxaca, Mexico, which Jerman then processed in subtle ways.

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

(No Label -- USA )

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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.

Jones, JC: Myelination Jones, JC:
Myelination

(Kadima -- Israel )

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Bassist J.C. Jones brings together science & music, enabling an evocative window into the illness MS by making the vibrations of myelin protein audible, over which Jones, Yoni Silver, Harold Rubin, Airel Shibolet, &c. improvise.

Jones, JC: Myelination <i>[Used Item]</i> Jones, JC:
Myelination [Used Item]

(Kadima -- Israel )

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Bassist J.C. Jones brings together science & music, enabling an evocative window into the illness MS by making the vibrations of myelin protein audible, over which Jones, Yoni Silver, Harold Rubin, Airel Shibolet, &c. improvise.

Kahn, Jason: Fields Kahn, Jason:
Fields

(Cut -- Switzerland )

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Kahn, Jason: Noema [VINYL 2 LPs] Kahn, Jason:
Noema [VINYL 2 LPs]

(Editions -- Switzerland )

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Exploring Kyoto through a series of 37 compositions organized from field recordings of everyday sound in the city made during Jason Kahn's 3 month stay in 2012, creating unique audio memories evoking and commenting on the structure of Kyoto's social spaces.

KGB: Noise Forest [AUDIO DVD] KGB:
Noise Forest [AUDIO DVD]

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

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KGB (Dougherty/Hennebohl/Cascone) in audio environments fromm 2 day-long performances in Berlin using a mix of found objects, constructions, machines, contact mics & traditional instruments.

La Casa, Eric / Cedric Peyronnet: Zones Portuaires [2 CDs] La Casa, Eric / Cedric Peyronnet:
Zones Portuaires [2 CDs]

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

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Site specific recordings made for two live performances in Le Havre and Liege (2010) by sound artists Eric La Casa and Cedric Peyronnet, one disc each of sound sculpted from the same field recordings, but with vastly different results.

La Casa, Eric / Jean-Luc Guionnet: Inscape. Lille-Flandres La Casa, Eric / Jean-Luc Guionnet:
Inscape. Lille-Flandres

(Monotype -- Poland )

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A concept album for their Inscape project: onsite installations with strategically placed microphones mixed in real time to create complex and intriguing sound sculptures.

La Casa, Eric / Taku Unami: Parazoan Mapping La Casa, Eric / Taku Unami:
Parazoan Mapping

(erstwhile -- USA )

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Using "recordings" and "devices", this is the first release from the long-standing collaboration of Eric La Casa and Taku Umani, 15 untitled tracks of curious and subtly discursive sound work recorded in a diverse set of locations.

La Casa, Eric: W2 (1998-2008) [2 CDs] La Casa, Eric:
W2 (1998-2008) [2 CDs]

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

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A journey in sound from composer Eric La Casa, who organized these recordings of water and wind captured over 12 years as a sonic journal of the various geographic locations he visited, transforming them into an absorbing story about the living world.

Lopez, Francisco: Live in Auckland Lopez, Francisco:
Live in Auckland

(Monotype -- Poland )

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Sections of complex deep sound work juxtaposed with stillness in this 43 minute epic of sophisticated industrial environments full of suspense and engaging darkness.

Lutnahimat: Erosions Lutnahimat:
Erosions

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

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Lutnahimat is the London-based project of composer/sound sculptor Ian S. in a work mixing electronic self-built instruments with sound samples recorded in India and Cameroon.

MacLean, Steve: Frog Bug Guitar Computer MacLean, Steve:
Frog Bug Guitar Computer

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

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Beautiful studio works created by Steve MacLean (Dr. Nerve) using guitar and field recordings from the water's edge of frogs, bugs, birds, and pond ambiance.

Marchetti, Lionel : Une Saison Marchetti, Lionel :
Une Saison

(Monotype -- Poland )

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Two large and intricate works from the mid-90s of concrete music from electroacoustic composer Lionel Marchetti, working with field recordings, electronic and analog synthesis.

Matthews / Rives: arethusa Matthews / Rives:
arethusa

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Saxophonist Rives with Wade Matthews on software synthesis and manipulated field recordings in a piece inspired by the story of Arethusa, a servant of the Greek goddess Artemis.

Mirra, Helen / Ernst Karel: A Map Of Parallels 41-N And 49-N At A Scale Of Ten Seconds To One Degree Mirra, Helen / Ernst Karel:
A Map Of Parallels 41-N And 49-N At A Scale Of Ten Seconds To One Degree

(Shhpuma -- Portugal )

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A map of the latitudes delineating the geographical area where the European - North American history of deforestation and resforestation has played out, in a work of guitar and field effects from Portugese artist Helen Mirra and sound artist Ernst Karel.

Mirt: Khmer & Siam Recordings Mirt:
Khmer & Siam Recordings

(SAAMLENG -- Poland )

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Blending field recordings of temples, rain, bells, cicadas, radios, and other regional sounds from Khmer & Siam with native music to create a rich audioscape of those exotic lands, both mysterious and liltingly melodic on a beautiful journey in sound.

Monteiro, Alfredo Costa : Anatomy of Inner Place Monteiro, Alfredo Costa :
Anatomy of Inner Place

(Monotype -- Poland )

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Organized sound compositions using recordings from Monteiro's home environment, compositing acoustic sound without adding electronic effects processing.

Murayama, Seijiro / Eric La Casa: Paris: Public Spaces Murayama, Seijiro / Eric La Casa:
Paris: Public Spaces

(Ftarri/Swarming -- France )

Price: $9.35    

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Twelve recordings constructed from 2012 field recordings of public locations in Paris by Eric La Casa and Seijiro Murayama, including subway stations, parks, open gardens, tunnels and fountains; a fascinating portrait of communal sound in this great city.

Murmer: Framework 1-4 [2 CDs] Murmer:
Framework 1-4 [2 CDs]

(Herbal International -- USA )

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Patrick McGinley (Murmer) in a series of bold experiments with untreated field recordings, exploring notions of musicality within the structures of found sound, written partially as a reaction against the idea of documentary or objective presentation of found sound.

Newton, Jamie: Tone Wheel Newton, Jamie:
Tone Wheel

(3acreTract(s) -- USA )

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Tonewheel organ meditations along with feedback and sound forms using processed guitar, keyboards and field recordings from sound artist Jamie Newton, 2 slowly evolving tonal works sandwiching three more turbulent pieces in a journey of drone, noise and reflection.

O'Leary, Mark : 4 Urban Landscapes O'Leary, Mark :
4 Urban Landscapes

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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In "Urban Landscapes" Irish guitarist and electroacoustic artist Mark O'Leary captures and documents environmental audio associated with Urban Cork City.

Pisaro, Michael / Greg Stuart: Hearing Metal 2 Pisaro, Michael / Greg Stuart:
Hearing Metal 2

(Gravity Wave -- USA )

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The second part of composer Michael Pisaro's "Hearing Metal" series, Pisaro performing on field recordings, radio, guitar, sine tones, with Greg Stuart performing on a diverse set of percussive instruments.

Pisaro, Michael / Greg Stuart: July Mountain: three versions Pisaro, Michael / Greg Stuart:
July Mountain: three versions

(Gravity Wave -- USA )

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Three versions of Pisano's composition based on Wallace Steen's poem: a reissue of the original version; an alternate version with different field recordings; and one with the percussion parts alone for the listener to add their own fields recordings.

Pisaro, Michael: 3 compositions  played by Philip Thomas & others: Fields Have Ears Pisaro, Michael: 3 compositions played by Philip Thomas & others:
Fields Have Ears

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Three compositions by Michael Pisaro for piano, piano & tape, and for 4 or more players (here with 14) as performed by pianist Philip Thomas, and with Sarah Hughs and members of the Edges Ensemble.

Pisaro, Michael: fields have ears (6) Pisaro, Michael:
fields have ears (6)

(Gravity Wave -- USA )

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Pisaro's "fields have ears" started as a simple work for solo classical guitar and sine tones, but has developed into this extended work augmented with turntables, radios, records, field recordings, and earlier Pisaro pieces.

Rammel, Hal: Three Days (A Radiophonic Excursion in Three Parts) Rammel, Hal:
Three Days (A Radiophonic Excursion in Three Parts)

(Penumbra -- USA )

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"Three Days: a radiophonic excursion" brings together work commissioned by Chicago's Experimental Sound Studio for its Outer Ear Festival of Sound and Crouton Records' folktales series.

Remote Viewers, The: To The North Remote Viewers, The:
To The North

(Remote Viewers -- Great Britain )

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Dave Petts' Remote Viewers, now a septet of 4 saxophonists, marimba, bassist John Edwards and drummer Mark Sanders, in 7 pieces blending rock and improvisational aesthetics in seductive ways.

Rocchetti, Claudio / Klaus Janek : Reisenotizen Aus Dem Land Der Mitte Rocchetti, Claudio / Klaus Janek :
Reisenotizen Aus Dem Land Der Mitte

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

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A cohesive work of processed bass, field recordings, and feedback developed during the tour of Klaus Janek and Claudio Rocchetti through China, Hong Kong and Malaysia, at times adding Li Zenghui, Yan Jun, Stephen Roach, Feng Hao, Liu Xinyu, Torturing Nurse and Sin:Ned.

Sinha, Debashis: Quell Sinha, Debashis:
Quell

(Eema Records -- Canada )

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"Quell" is an aural sound journey, using music and field recordings to investigate and present a deeply emotional exploration of Sinha's second home: India.

 


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