50th Anniversary of HAIR at SPECTRUM
SONIC FLOTSAM is taking off from Pauline Oliveros’ Apple Box approach, here the suitcase acts as the instrument. Together with its contact microphones it functions as a filter and amplifier for the sounds coaxed from its resonant body.
This the 18th iteration of the Irtijal International festival of Experimental Music in Beirut, Lebanon. It is determined to boost and support free improvisation, free jazz, contemporary classical music, post-rock, experimental electronic music, sound-art as well as many other attempts to explore new and uncharted territories in sound.
Gold Bolus Recordings GBR01, recorded 2016, released 2017. Total Time: 63:49 Minutes. Chuck Bettis, Chrystal Penalosa, Laura Feathers, Mike Bazini, Nick Berry, Matthew Gantt, Sofy Yuditskaya, Greg Neeld, Lorenz Fish,David Keay, Hans Tammen (concept, composition, binary conducting)