Herman de Vries – The Music of Sound 3 [LP]

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Herman de Vries – The Music of Sound 3 [LP]


Label: Slowscan

Format: LP

Year: 2018

Three location based recordings from 1962 and 1964 with notes in Dutch on outer sleeve, English on printed inner sleeve. Obi strip. Edition of 250.

Humanae Vitae on side A: “an immaterial and direct registration of daily life….a soundscape of the reality in a medium-sized provincial city in the Netherlands on a weekday in the sixties of the twentieth century.”

Natura Artis Magistra I + II on side B: “[de Vries] asks without any further comments attention for an everyday bat the same time very special phenomenon,” with regards to the avian focused parabolic disc recordings.

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Liner notes by Colin Huizing and translation by Ed Veenstra.

Layout by Johnny van de Koolwijk.

Restoration, mastering, photography by Kees van de Wiel.

Comes with obi strip (photos Joana Schwender) and printed inner sleeve.

250 handnumbered copies.