Label: Crónica - Crónica 062~2011 • Format: 12x, File MP3 320 kbps • Country: Portugal • Genre: Electronic • Style: Abstract, Drone, Experimental
Each of the twelve tracks is a response to an invitation to write a piece of music for a compilation CD or installation etc. This then is the second time for them to have been exposed, but collected as a coherent series of album tracks. Anamnesis refers to the ability of sound to trigger mental images in our minds eye. Each new series of images will be specific to each of us - and they are all uniquely generated and framed by these evocative compositions.
The album is a one hour and forty-three minute long audiofile album available as a download through selected online distributors. A photo of Bradford city night-lights was laid over the score paper for a music box to produce the central theme.
A2: Broadstairs Childrens Dance - Various - Trax#26 Trio A3: Requiem For West Wittering - Janek Schaefer - Double Exposure A3: Requiem for West Wittering B1: City of Dreams - Theme Tune Presented in a deserted weaving mill in Bradford by Freedom Studios to sell out audiences. B2: Coda for John Dankworth Became the soundtrack of the installation version.
B3: Fields of the Missed C1: Unfolding Honey C2: Inner Space Memorial [for J. Ballard] Installation soundtrack that I produced as a tribute while reading his autobiography at the same time as him passing away. D1: Asleep at the Wheel A key track from the installation soundtrack for a ghost road of cars in a deserted supermarket.
Lonesome Train - Various - Sings Johnny Burnette R & R Trio - Lonesome Tears In My Eyes is our culture heading. D2: Crossed Wires This track is a remix of samples from episode 7. D4: Exposure Janek Schaefer was born in England to Polish and Canadian parents in Since then, each new context becomes the starting point for each new album or installation.
He lives in London. Press release.
So Many Ways - Various - This Is Soul, Seasons (Live) - Life Of Agony - Unplugged At The Lowlands Festival 97, Long Road - Various - Live At Trilogy Rock Vol. 1, With Every Breath - Bryan Maclean - Intra Muros, Riding - Spare Snare - Garden Leave