Irmin Schmidt

Nocturne [live at Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival]

£26.99
  • Irmin Schmidt - Nocturne [live at Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival]
29th May 2020 / CD & 2LP / Mute

Irmin Schmidt

Nocturne [live at Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival]

£26.99
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Nocturne [live at the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival] comprises three pieces performed live on a partly prepared piano, along additional pre-recorded soundscapes.

The live performance of ‘Klavierstück II’ is a pensive improvisation using essential elements of the original piece. ‘Nocturne’ starts with the ambient sounds whilst the piano seemingly melts into the soundscape and eventually grows into a long
meditative piano solo. ‘Yonder’ is a much more dramatic piece, dominated by the overwhelming sounds of church bells, a sort of “dies irai”, radical, emotional and fiercely poetic.

2LP is Limited to 1000 copies worldwide on Double white vinyl. Side D etched
High definition audio included via download code

Format /CD & 2LP
Released /29th May 2020
Catalogue / SPOON62
Barcode / 5400863030377
Artist / Irmin Schmidt
Label /Mute
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