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.
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Packaging: Cardboard box with foldover tab
Recorded in Summer 2012.
Jeph Jerman-analog cassette, micro-cassette, 4 track digital recorders.
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1. Psaltery 1 5:16
2. Psaltery 2 6:12
3. Psaltery 3 5:46
4. Psaltery 4 6:37
5. Psaltery 5 15:12
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A psaltery is an historic type of zither, often played with a bow. Jeph Jerman does not explain his sources,but it is likely that he's using an eBow on a psaltery as he did with his previous work 43Õ41 for Chris Reider. The recordings were made using analog cassette, micro-cassette and 4-track digital recorders, creating a series of rich drones with overtones and dissonance creating entrancing works of sound. Recording errata accent the works, giving each piece an organic and live feeling to it. Beautiful.
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