liane Radigue (born January 24, 1932) is a French electronic music composer. She began working in the 1950s and her first compositions were presented in the late 1960s. Since 2001 she has composed mainly for acoustic instruments. Radigue was born in a modest family of merchants and raised in Paris at Les Halles.
Les faces A et B peuvent être écoutées séparément ou simultanément synchrones ou asynchrones. Les faces A et B de ce disque peuvent se combiner entre elles à l'infini à n'importe quelle vitesse 78, 45, 33 ou 16 tours. Il a été tiré 250 double exemplaires de ce disque. 20 ont fair l'object d'une présentation sous coffret réalisé par Farhi, auquel cette œuvre est dédiée. 200 exemplaires ont été signés et numérotés de 1 à 200. Gatefold sleeve.
Raised in Paris by middle-class parents, she married the scultpor Yves Arman with whom she lived in Nice while raising their children. She had studied piano and was already composing before having heard a broadcast by the founder of musique concrete Pierre Schaeffer.
04 Eliane Radigue - Σ a b a + b. 05 Jonty Semper -. 06 Rhodri Davies - Soaked Ruins of a Raft. 07 Bartholomäus Traubeck - Fading. 08 :zoviet france: and Fossil Aerosol Mining Project - Kinesic Response 1971. 09 :zoviet france: - Ions Collis. 10 :zoviet france: and Fossil Aerosol Mining Project - Kinesic Response. 11 David Toop - The Divination of the Bowhead Whale. 12 Philip Jeck - Dark Rehearsal. Curves of the Needle.
liane Radigue receives me in the soothing half-light of her apartment located in the middle of a little street in the 14th arrondissement. It’s not a very good day, she informs me at first, as her back is hurting and she nearly canceled our appointment. To show my gratitude, I slip a copy of Ardor into her hands, a book by Roberto Calasso dedicated to the Vedas, the sacred word of the Brahmins. The radiant octogenarian flips through the book with interest, her luminous gaze a near translucent blue
There's a lot of "drone" music around these days, because.
NotesOriginally released 1969 in an edition of 250.
This reproduction released in 2000 in an edition of 400.
This is a Povertech Special Projects release.
This set contains two copies of the same record packaged together so that sides A & B may be played simultaneously and be combined with each other at different speeds: 78 RPM, 45 RPM, 33 RPM or 16 RPM.
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