“Arriving At Night In Ithaca” chronicles an imaginary nocturnal sea journey – imagine you are the sailor Ulysses, coming home after many years of travel. Wind instruments such as the bottle and flute play predominant roles in the composition, and no synthesizers were used, to emphasize its timeless qualities “Paiyatuma” is a wind instrument project of Thomas Park and Shane Morris. The duo incorporate a variety of wind instruments including trombone, flute, and found sounds such as bottles and whistles, as well as modern electronics and software in post processing. Future projects will include other wind players and continue to explore found sounds and other instruments.
Mystified with Robin Storey - Music for Transit-- Official CDR Release
Music for Transit is a collaborative album between Mystified and Robin Storey, (Rapoon, Zoviet France). The original version was self-released by Thomas Park of Mystified in 2002. In December 2006 it was re-released as a digital download through Blue Water Records. This release represents the third publishing of the work featuring new packaging and remastered tracks by Ben Cox of Lotuspike.
9 tracks - total running time 45:11 minutes / inkjet printed CDr with full-color insert in a sleeve
"Dead Souls" is a mid-form ambient drone piece using as its source only the spoken word readings of the conclusion of Gogol's "Dead Souls", as read by a volunteer from LibriVox . To create the string-like effects, heavy use of the Tone to Noise feature of Paulstretch were used while processing the spoken word.