Edition Telemark

Edition Telemark is a Belrin-based label dedicated to sound art and experimental music on vinyl.
 
 Populäre Mechanik - Hi-Fi Is Sweeping the Country! (2 vinyl LP)
2019
French edition
Recordings made between 2005 and 2014 by the experimental German band.
Werner Dafeldecker - Small Worlds (vinyl LP)
2019
French edition
A composition for improvising sextet by Austrian double bassist, composer and improviser Werner Dafeldecker, providing a structure that doesn't curtail the qualities of the musicians, yet forces them to listen very closely to each other and make focused decisions about parameters that are often overlooked in completely free improvisation.
William Engelen - Today, the organ has played beautifully again (2 vinyl LP)
2019
French edition
A set of pieces written by sound artist William Engelen for a 18th century organ, exploring and pushing the sonic boundaries and possibilities of the instrument.
Takako Saito - Spontaneous Music (vinyl LP)
2019
French edition
currently out of stock
This double LP is released in an edition of 300 and includes two solo vocal pieces by Flux artist Takako Saito, two more vocal pieces in which Saito's voice interacts with the sounds of an everyday event, and two non-vocal sound pieces. It is housed in a full-color sleeve and includes one insert with liner notes by Saito, a poster, and four postcards.
Robin Hayward - Words of Paradise (vinyl LP – Picture Disc)
2019
French edition
currently out of stock
A composition for brass chamber ensemble that explores the origins of language and its relationship with music.
Paul Panhuysen - Long String Installations (3 vinyl LP)
2018
French edition
3 vinyl LP edition presenting solely unreleased recordings of Panhuysen's famous long string installations. It documents the period 1982-2012, and includes a posthumous track from 2017. With liner notes by Rolf Sachsse and Stephan Wunderlich, and richly illustrated inner sleeves.
Ben Patterson - The Lost Tape & The Three Required Musics (vinyl LP)
2018
French edition
LP featuring a recording of the search for a lost tape by musician Ben Patterson, with the help of editor Stefan Fricke and composer hans w. koch. This 1960 lost tape acts a symbolical archive, since it documents Patterson's pre-Fluxus period. Having failed to find it, tehy decided to recreate the recording with a score from this period. The reconstructed track is on the record's B side. This edition includes liner notes, and selected documents chronicling the search.
Hans W. Koch - The O. theorem (vinyl LP)
2018
French edition
This LP presents two sound works from the German composer's project “the O. theorem,” which focuses on Nikolai Obouhow's revolutionary concept of “total harmony”. Liner notes by Volker Straebel and Hans W. Koch.
Herman de Vries - Herman de Vries and the Eschenau Chaos Band (vinyl LP)
2018
French edition
An improvised musical piece recorded with the friends of Herman de Vries at his 80th birthday's summer party on June 18, 2011, in Eschenau. With liner notes by Herman de Vries and photos of the event on the back sleeve.
 The Oval Language - Hibernation (vinyl LP)
2018
French edition
In 1991, German art group The Oval Language built a multimedia artwork exploring the irrational impact of Leipzig's Monument to the Battle of the Nations to German generations throughout the years. This LP reproduces the sound layer of the event and includes a recording of a live performance at the HGB Leipzig. Inner sleeve contains photos of each stage of the project and texts.
Thomas Müller - Not A Bird - Transcarnation One (vinyl LP)
2018
French edition
This vinyl LP associates a visual project and a musical piece by the multidisciplinary German artist. Müller's interest with Wagner's composition Rheingold forms the basis of the sound piece, which consists of a mix of layers of Rheingold recordings. Vinyl sleeves features facsimiles of four ash-painted postcards from the series Not a bird.
 Tonaliens - Untitled (2 vinyl LP)
2018
French edition
currently out of stock
Tonaliens investigates the inner dimensions and outer limits of just intonation, exploring the harmonic space with voice, brass, invented instruments, sine waves and live electronics. This record brings together two live performances from 2015 in Amsterdam and Berlin. With liner notes by band tuba Robin Hayward, and detailed photos and screenshots.
Terry Fox - 552 Steps Through 11 Pairs of Strings (2 vinyl LP)
2017
French edition
This double LP includes four unreleased selections from Fox's eponymous sound performance based on the great pavement labyrinth at Chartres Cathedral—which the artist saw as a metaphor for his own life in between health and sickness.
Ernstalbrecht Stiebler - Kanon / Torsi (vinyl LP)
2017
French edition
This LP pairs two organ-based works by German composer Ernstalbrecht Stiebler. More closely associated with his position as a radio editor and producer, Stiebler composes a reductionist music built on minimalist structures and repetitions, and influenced by Minimalism in visual art.
Peter Behrendsen - Nachtflug / Atem des Windes (vinyl LP)
2017
French edition
This LP gathers two sound works by Cologne-based radio producer, performer and composer of experimental music Peter Behrendsen. Nachtflug is a live-electronic piece based on the sounds of bats made audible, and Atem des Windes is a text-sound composition inspired by a Taoist text.
Paul Panhuysen - Twenty-Three Carillon Sudokus - Number Made Visible – Number Made Audible (vinyl LP)
2017
French edition
This recording is the sonic counterpart to Dutch artist Paul Panhuysen's last visual work Oog & Oor—a colorful design whose structure was built from sudoku puzzles. Panhuysen used the same principle to compose these sudoku-based pieces in collaboration with carillonneur Rosemarie Seuntiëns.
 Argo - Flüchtige Musik (2 vinyl LP)
2016
French edition
A collection of recordings from 1987 to 2013 by German experimental band Argo. The double vinyl LP features mostly live performances overviewing the work of the trio (violin, viola, clarinet) around the notion of transient music.
Joe Jones - A Garden Party at Erik Andersch\'s - Solar Music by Joe Jones – 26 June 1983 (vinyl LP + book)
2016
French edition
out of stock
Music performance by Joe Jones's Solar orchestra recorded at a Erik Andersch's Garden party in 1983. This edition includes the reissue of a rare photographic book documenting the event, as well as a poster and a postcard.
 Amelia Cuni & Werner Durand - Diasporagas - Ancient Trends and New Traditions in Indo-European Music (vinyl LP)
2016
French edition
An overview of the fruitful long-standing collaboration between Amelia Cuni, specialist of Indian dhrupad singing, and minimalist experimental musician Werner Durand.
 Petra Dubach & Mario van Horrik - Waves (2 vinyl LP)
2016
French edition
Investigating the relationship between movement and sound, the duo has been developping installations to translate sound frequencies into vibrations. This double vinyl LP includes four recordings produced as part of this research project.
Rainer Riehn - Chants de Maldoror - Electronic Music from the Institute of Sonology, Utrecht, 1965-71 (2 vinyl LP)
2016
bilingual edition (English / German)
(last copies available!)
Recordings from Riehn's student years, including two versions of the composer's electronic translation of Lautreamont's masterpiece.
 Maciunas Ensemble - 1976 (vinyl LP)
2016
French edition
out of stock
This improvisational band founded in 1968 by Dutch musicians Paul Panhuysen, Remko Scha and Jan van Riet takes its source and inspiration from the works of George Maciunas. This LP edition features two pieces, both recorded on December 19, 1976, and never released before on any format. Here, the group comprised Leon van Noorden and Hans Schuurman, in addition to the founding members.
Joe Jones - Solar Music at Sierksdorf, Ostsee (vinyl LP)
2016
French edition
out of stock
A solar music by Joe Jones, performed and recorded early morning April 1, 1984, on the Baltic Sea beach of Sierksdorf in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.
Hans Rudolf Zeller - s/t (vinyl LP)
2014
French edition
This LP edition is an attempt at collecting various elements of Hans Rudolf Zeller's work. All recordings have been made within the last 10 years, yet many of the underlying concepts date back to the 1960s or 1970s.
Paul Panhuysen - Pendulum Change Ringing (vinyl LP)
2014
French edition
First vinyl LP edition by Dutch sound and visual artist Paul Panhuysen since 1986 (sound installation).