Mathias Grassow & Jiří Mazánek– Inner Path

  • Catalogue Number: ERA 2051-2
  • EAN: 8594048312512
  • Release date: 23.05.2008
  • (P)+(C) 2008 NEXTERA & respective authors

 „Inner Path – the idea of combining pure handplayed acoustic instruments with modern electronics, samples and nature-sounds.
With a spiritual sight behind, Inner path is open for free direction and interpretation nevertheless with a strong focus inside ourselves by considering the existence here on earth as ONE of many journeys back into the inner light. This work is a remembrance...“

"Vnitřní cesta - myšlenka propojení hry na čistě akustické nástroje s moderní elektronickou hudbou, samply a zvuky přírody. Na pozadí duchovního náhledu je Vnitřní cesta otevřena volnému směřování a  interpretaci, ovšem se silným zaměřením dovnitř nás samých, nahlížením na své pozemské bytí jako na JEDNU z mnoha cest zpět k vnitřnímu světlu. Toto dílo je rozpomínáním…"

Tracklisting incl. MP3 excerpts:

  1. Part I      7:15  
  2. Part II   50:01
  3. Part III  14:59

Total time: 72:27

Mathias Grassow: electronic creations, nature-sounds, singing-bowls, voice. Thanks to Klaus Wiese for singing-bowl streams.

Jiří Mazánek:  86-string zither, 8-string kantele, 5-string kantele, guitar, overtone singing.

Recorded, produced and mixed by Mathias Grassow, November - December 2007 in AKROASIS Studio, Wiesbaden, Germany.

Sound recordings by Jiří Mazánek were recorded in August 2007 in Drums studio, Prague. Sound engineer - Michal Ditrich.

24-BIT Digital Mastering - Karel Kourek, RA Studio, Prague, January 2008. 

Front cover image: M74 - The "Perfect Spiral Galaxy". Used with the kind permission of Gemini Observatory / GMOS Commissioning Team.

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