Presenting five simple monaural tape collages, recorded over 5 years. These are culled from my growing collection of Dedication Symphonies.
The proceedings start at the edge of the continent, and ending in the Gecko’s compass.
Um Tratado … is a field recording, made in the boiling waters of a Fumarole. Being a composition as performed by the Mid Atlantic Ridge. Sweeten The Mango is a tonal story, as a response to the eponymous text by H-K Trask. Grotella exhales simple movements, explained by instruments.
Songs Of Gold, Incandescent (2010 – 2014)
I. Ilha Da Culatra (for Wietske Van Gils, 2010)
While standing at the continent’s edge.
II. Um Tratado Sobre A Agua Quente
(Short Version, for Floris Vanhoof, 2011)
Recorded in the boiling waters of a fumarola.
III. Sweeten The Mango
(Instrumental Version, for Haunani-Kay Trask, 2012)
(Excerpts from a Hula, for Siet Raeymaekers, 2013)
Pencilling the lines of Grotella.
V. Mo’o (for Francesco Cavaliere, 2014)
Eyeing the compass of an insect.
This cassette depicts not an album, yet pure fragments.
Recorded at CN Studios, Antwerp and São João.
By Lieven Martens Moana / Dolphins Into The Future.
Field recordings from Algarve, Ilha Do Pico, Ilha Do São Miguel, Ilha Das Flores, and Hawai’i.
Photography by Wietske Van Gils and Lieven Martens Moana.
ECN Logo by Jeroen Wille.