Wolfgang Fuchs (with Evan Parker and Jean-Marc Montera) “Bits & Pieces” [FMP]
Fuchs goes hog wild at the extremes of the reed family (sopranino sax & contrabassclarinet). For the 2nd half of the album, he invites Evan Parker (should need no introduction) and guitarist Jean-Marc Montera (we’ve got one of his FMP CDs) for two duets each. This disc submits strong evidence towards the emancipation of everything you hold dear in traditional musical instrument implementation: form, pitch, timbre, meter, melody… It is both brutal and exciting.
Bits & Pieces: 1 man evokes helicopters, high-frequency power lines, low-frequency power lines, chickens, overtones, and trills
Vocal Transfer: some over-dubbing: Wolfie recites the German vowels over whirlwinds & drones & chirps.
Cats On A Hot Tin Roof: Parker is incessant.
Earuption: Incessant squeaking by both Parker and Fuchs. Electric.
P’che Sonore: The guitar sounds ominous. Practiced balance between clarinet & guitar.
In Coda Al Treno: drony and insecty.
Give Us Us Free!
-Cujo, KFJC, February 2006
you heard it 6 times on kfjc! most recently:
- 3774 days ago, abacus finch played In Coda Al Treno
- 4229 days ago, eveningly infinitely wipes played Vocal Transfer
- 4454 days ago, infinitely wipes played Particle 7
- 5002 days ago, Cujo played Vocal Transfer
- 6191 days ago, Cujo played Earuption
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