Transparent Messenger CD

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Plasy Monastery 1994

Soundspace from the festival in Plasy/recorded June 1994

1. Martin Klapper & Erhard Hirt improvised duo for el. guitar and amplified objects, rec. in St. Bernard Chapel
2. ROVA Saxophone Quartet: Grace, written by Steve Adams and Larry Ochs, meditation on sound in resonant spaces, Originally designed for Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, 1992,  Allways altered for the particular resonant space. Bruce Ackley, Steve Adams, Larry Ochs, Jon Raskin, rec. in St. Bernard Chapel 
3. Peter CusackSafari, fragment from Bird Pieces, performed on bouzuki with tapes and sampling sounds, rec. in St. Bernard Chapel 
4. Pavel Fajt James Meneses Improvised duo for percussion, toys, wooden stairs, floor, plates etc., rec. in refectary
5. Erhard Hirt & Michael Delia: Improvised duo for accoustic guitar and percussion, rec. in St. Bernard Chapel 
6. Anchelka Mazur & James MenesesSong, Anchelka Mazur: voice, glass organ, Jim Meneses: flute, percussions, rec. In Metternich Hall 
7. Hugh DaviesSpring Song (1971 rev. 1980) played on Springboard Mk. V.,rec. in St. Bernard Chapel 
8. Rajesh MehtaHelicopter, Solo for accoustic tromphet, rec. in St. Bernard Chapel 
9. SilverAmnesty, Interactive sound field (Petr Svárovský, sampling: Pavel Rejholec, software: Milan Guštar)

  • Edited and Mastered at – AVIK Studio
  • Recording Engineer – Jiří Sláma, Petr Werich
  • Painting - Petr Kvíčala
  • Layout - Michal Bouzek, Vladimír Vimr
  • Sleeve Note - translation Charlie Citron, David Miller, Sarah Fraser
  • Mixed By - Miloš Vojtěchovský, Petr Werich
  • Photography by - Radovan Kodera
  • Concept and production - Miloš Vojtěchovský

recorded at The Plasy Monastery, Czech Republic, 30 June - 3 July 1994 
digital editing and mastering by AVIK, Plzeň, 22-25 July 1994 
copyright: The Hermit Foundation and artists
CD was distributed by Hermit Foundation, Anomalous Records, USA, Metamkine, France