The Squid's Ear Magazine

  Rapid SSL





  American Express

© 2002-2016, Squidco LLC

Saint-Petersburg saxophonist Ilia Belorukov & Moscow-based electronic and computer musician Kurt Liedwart in a release balancing silence, space and chance using sinewaves & computers and prepared saxophone, a mix of modern ea-improv and Wandelweiser intent.

Belorukov, Ilia / Kurt Liedwart

Belorukov, Ilia / Kurt Liedwart: Vtoroi (Mikroton Recordings)
Label: Mikroton Recordings    
Released in: Russia    

"The first Mikroton release featuring Russian musicians Ilia Belorukov, a saxophonist from Saint-Petersburg, and Kurt Liedwart, an electronic and computer musician from Moscow who also runs the label. It's their second longplaying work following Obwod which was released on Copy For Your Records. On the new CD the duo goes even further into the realm of unknown contriving to work with silence, space and chance with their traditional means like sinewaves and saxophone's long tones. Saxophone preparations went into the background now and Ilia focuses on working with the saxophone's surface using contact microphones which he feeds into a guitar mini-amp. At the same time Liedwart actively uses field recordings which he unexpectedly intertwines into the music texture. The duo offers its listeners to witness the investigation of saxophone's new possibilities and synthesizer capabilities of ppooll. Eventually the duo finds itself not only in the field of contemporary improvised music but it also employs the means of Wandelweiser composers and noise music."-Mikroton

Read more about this item
The Squid
At The Squid's Ear!

Related Categories of Interest:

Improvised Music
Electro-Acoustic Improv
Duo Recordings
Duo Recordings
Objects and Home-made Instruments

Search for other titles on the Mikroton Recordings label.

Other Recommended Releases:
Liedwart, Kurt / Phil Raymond
(Mikroton Recordings)
Moslang, Norbert / Ilia Belorukov / Kurt Liedwart
(Mikroton Recordings)
Strom (Gaudenz Badrutt / Christian Muller)
(Mikroton Recordings)
Belorukov, Ilia / Harpakahylo / Patryk Lichota / Kim_Nasung
Triac (Tatone / Seracini / Polidoro)
In A Room
Rowe, Keith / Alfredo Costa Monteiro / Ilia Belorukov / Kurt Liedwart
(Mikroton Recordings)
Beuger, Antoine / Konzert Minimal
The Berlin Series No. 5: tschirtner tunings for twelve
(Another Timbre)
Thieke, Michael Unununium
(Mikroton Recordings)
Common Objects: John Butcher / Rhodri Davies / Lee Patterson
Live In Morden Tower
(Mikroton Recordings)
Kammerer, Margareth
Why Is The Sea So Blue
(Mikroton Recordings)
Leichtmann, Hanno
Minimal Studies
(Mikroton Recordings)
Jauniaux, Catherine / eRikm
Pantoneon / Mal des Ardents [2 CDs]
(Mikroton Recordings)
Reed, Rick / Keith Rowe / Bill Thompson
Shifting Currents [2 CDs]
(Mikroton Recordings)
Romen / Fagaschinski / Schneider
Here Comes The Sun
(Mikroton Recordings)
Bosetti, Alessandro / Chris Abrahams
We Who Had Left
(Mikroton Recordings)
Bloody Imagination (Akiyama / Miyamoto / Kawasaki / Ito)
Satanic Abandoned Rock & Roll Society
(Mikroton Recordings)
eRikm / Norbert Moslang
(Mikroton Recordings)
WPB3 (Werchowska / Pontevia / Boubaker)
A Floating World
(Mikroton Recordings)
Dafeldecker / Kurzmann / Tilbury / Wishart
Dafeldecker / Kurzmann / Tilbury / Wishart
(Mikroton Recordings)
Kahn / Muller / Wolfarth
(Mikroton Recordings)

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought:
Ward, Jason
Euphoric Nightmares
(Ten Speed Records)
Merce, Sergio
Microtonal Saxophone
Davidson, Scott with Shipp / Shorter / Bisio / Dickey
Stroomtoon II
(Herbal International)
Bartlett, Nathaniel
timespaceplace [CD + DVD]
(Sound-Space Audio Lab)
Bartlett, Nathaniel
(((Clang))) [CD + DVD]
(Sound-Space Audio Lab)
Price: $14.95
In Stock


Shipping Weight: 2.00 units

Quantity in Basket: None

Product Information:

Label: Mikroton Recordings
Catalog ID: mikroton cd 25
Squidco Product Code: 17994

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2013
Country: Russia
Packaging: Cardstock gatefold foldover
Recorded live at Experimental Sound Gallery and at Studio Spina, Saint-Petersburg on September 23rd through 25th, 2012.


Ilia Belorukov-prepared alto saxophone, iPod with mini speaker, contact mic with mini amplifier, motors, objects

Kurt Liedwart-ppooll, objects, field recordings

Highlight an artist name or instrument above
and click here to Search

Track Listing:

1. Antra 10:42

2. Teine 6:55

3. Ikkemesh 23:11

4. Otrais 4:45

What are other customers searching for?