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An investigation of the sounding properties of pipes and streets interspersed with a duo for bass clarinet and electric guitar in the form of ten three-minute episodes.

Pisaro: Chabala / Porter
asleep, street, pipes, tones

Pisaro: Chabala / Porter: asleep, street, pipes, tones (Gravity Wave)
Label: Gravity Wave    
Released in: USA    

"asleep, street, pipes, tones (2009) is an investigation of the sounding properties of pipes and streets interspersed with a duo for bass clarinet and electric guitar.

The investigations form ten three-minute episodes, assembled in studio by Pisaro from samples-mostly organ, but also tiny snippets of vocal music and a single piano chord-and field recordings.

The instrumental parts, arranged in nine sections, also three minutes each, develop over the course of the 63'40" duration of the piece from a single tone into long descending melody.

In most sections the samples and instruments are augmented by sine tones."-Gravity Wave

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Product Information:

Label: Gravity Wave
Catalog ID: gw 004
Squidco Product Code: 14362

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2011
Country: USA
Packaging: Cardstock Oversized Sleeve
Recorded in January 2011 by Devin Maxwell in Brooklyn, NY. Brief organ samples are taken from three recordings: Eva-Maria Houben, dazwischen/immer anders (EW 0407/8), Burkhard Schlothauer, abregistrieren (EW 0501), and André O. Möller, musik für orgel und eine(n) tonsetzer(in) ...2003... (EW 0702), all performed by Eva-Maria Houben. Thanks to Edition Wandelweiser for permission to use them.


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Barry Chabala-electric guitar

Katie Porter-bass clarinet

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