Sound arts

 
 
Jérôme Poret - Les hôtes (vinyl LP / booklet)
2022
bilingual edition (English / French)
La Maréchalerie
forthcoming
A hybrid edition (a vinyl record with a newspaper and an insert) extending the artist's research on the links between sound, architecture and the history of spiritism.
Akio Suzuki - Breathing Spirit Forms (CD + book)
2022
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
forthcoming
A series of in situ improvisations on Mount Tamborine in Australia.
 Opening Performance Orchestra - Aktual University (CD)
2022
Sub Rosa
forthcoming
Milan Knízak canonical text Aktual University, dating from 1967, contains ten short lectures outlining the university's character—On Conflict, On Dreams, On Revolutions, On Love, On Belief, On Art, etc. These lectures were to serve as inspirational schemes for lectures, seminars and discussions held at an ideal university.
Frédéric Acquaviva - [səminal] (CD)
2022
AcquAvivA
forthcoming
A composition in two continuous parts of 30' and 19' which melts two antagonistic and complementary dimensions: a data-text read by the French artist ORLAN and a virtual orchestra, composed of four singers (Loré Lixenberg, Joan La Barbara, Wills Morgan and Jacques Lizène) and 124 different instruments.
Andrew Pekler - Palimpsests (vinyl LP)
2021
Shelter Press - Records
forthcoming
Built from deconstructed layers of texture, tone, and arrhythmic percussiveness, Andrew Pekler & Giuseppe Ielasi's 'Palimpsests' distills 6 years of work into 9 splintered, airy reimaginings of minimalism—each surprising, creatively rigorous, and startlingly beautiful—that rest at the outer reaches of contemporary electroacoustic practice and musique concrète.
Phill Niblock - Exploratory - Vol. 1 + 2 (CD)
2021
Matière Mémoire
forthcoming
The new magistral piece from Phill Niblock, played by the Arditti String Quartet, David Watson and the Phoenix Ensemble Basel.
Inter - Renoncements et anonymat
2021
French edition
Inter, art actuel
Intervention - Inter, art actuel
forthcoming
The renunciation of art / the art of renunciation.
Armin Lorenz Gerold - Manuel
2021
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
Artist's book.
Spectres - Ghosts in the Machine
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Spectres
Shelter Press - Spectres
The third issue of the annual publication dedicated to sound and music experimentation, co-published by Shelter Press and Ina GRM – Groupe de Recherches Musicales, around the topic of artificial intelligence (contributions by Keith Fullerton Whitman, Steve Goodman, Florian Hecker, Robin Mackay, Bill Orcutt, Akira Rabelais, Lucy Railton, Jean-Claude Risset, Sébastien Roux...).
 Charlemagne Palestine - October 24, 1975 (CD)
2021
Matière Mémoire
A 1975 unreleased Strumming performance in Antwerp.
Phill Niblock - Exploratory - Vol. 1 (vinyl LP)
2021
Matière Mémoire
The new magistral piece from Phill Niblock, played by the Arditti String Quartet & David Watson.
Yoann Sarrat - Phonosophie et corporalité compositionnelle - L\'art sonore de Frédéric Acquaviva
2021
French edition
Les presses du réel – Music & Sound Arts – Al Dante
Al Dante - Contemporary Art
An initiatory drift through the complex, multiple and singularly innovative sound art of Frédéric Acquaviva.
Revue & Corrigée
2021
French edition
Revue & Corrigée
Terrine, Gabi Losoncy, Nour Mobarak; focus Bruisme Festival; Augustin Bette; 20 Italian records; interviews: Thurston Moore by Jacques Debout & Michel Henritzi ; Michel Chion by Jérôme Noetinger; John Tchicai by Gérard Rouy; Pole Ka; books and records reviews...
Carlos Casas - Kamana (vinyl LP + CD)
2021
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
A multiformat release inspired by and channeling the culture and traditions of the Aeta, an indigenous group from the Zambales region in the Philippines, some of the most ancient nomadic and hunter gathering cultures. A sonic exorcism filled with ancestral frequencies, haunted ghosts, and other animistic spirits from the Pinatubo forests, going from the realms of the real to the imaginary, from transcription to syncretism, from concrete to abstract.
C.W. Winter - The Works and Days - The Black Sections (vinyl LP)
2021
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
An absorbing sound collage album that emerged out of the production material of the film, The Works and Days (of Tayoko Shiojiri in the Shiotani Basin) by C.W. Winter & Anders Edström, with musical excerpts from Tim Berne & Bill Frisell, Tony Conrad, Graham Lambkin, Mary Jane Leach, Alvin Lucier, Phill Niblock, Folke Rabe, Éliane Radigue, and Akio Suzuki.
Michel Redolfi - Sonic Waters, Underwater Music 1979-1987 (vinyl LP)
2021
Sub Rosa
A work for underwater performance that literally immerses the listener into an acoustical substance, released in Sub Rosa's Early Electronic series.
Michel Redolfi - Sonic Waters, Underwater Music 1979-1987 (CD)
2021
Sub Rosa
A work for underwater performance that literally immerses the listener into an acoustical substance, released in Sub Rosa's Early Electronic series.
Éric La Casa - Installations (CD)
2021
Swarming
Two compositions conceived mainly from researches on the inaudible and the unspeakable, as part of a series devoted to the representation of infraliminary sound phenomenons of the reality, of everyday life.
Phill Niblock - Exploratory - Vol. 2 (vinyl LP)
2021
Matière Mémoire
The new magistral piece from Phill Niblock, played by the Phoenix Ensemble Basel.
Sébastien Roux - Musiques d\'ordinateur (CD)
2021
Montagne Noire
Algorithm as material and writing.
Christopher A. Williams - On Perpetual (Musical) Peace? (vinyl LP)
2021
Edition Telemark
A project by contrabassist, composer and theorist of experimental and improvised music Christopher A. Williams, inspired by Kantian proposals for perpetual peace, applied to collective musical composition and performance.
Grégory Granados - Cahier du Cirva
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Cirva
French designer Gregory Granados imagines the ideal shape of a vase/flower pot for a dancing plant. His discreet and subtle research questions the connection between the shaping of a given material and the sound it emits, investigating the acoustic properties of glass.
Yann Gourdon - Yann Gourdon (vinyl LP)
2021
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
Yann Gourdon's new album (hurdy-gurdy) continues his exploration of places and their history through sound.
Inter - Pratiques du silence, du son et de l’oralité
2021
French edition
Inter, art actuel
Intervention - Inter, art actuel
Practices of silence, sound, and orality, between concrete poetry, performance and sound art.
Mahalla - The Survey (box set)
2021
English edition
Humboldt Books
Mahalla – The Survey offers a scientific investigation and an artistic statement which aims at a critical reading and a tentative exploration of a fascinating Uzbek cultural heritage: the mahalla (luxury box set including numerous documents, a 7" vinyl record by Carlos Casas and exclusive art prints by Bas Princen).


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