Catherine Christer Hennix - Chora(s)san Time-Court Mirage / Live at the Grimm Museum Volume One - CD
The world premiere of the infinitary computer animation NUR, and the accompanying infinitary computer sound composition SOLITON(E) STAR were given at Diapason Gallery (NYC) for the celebration of La Monte Young's 70th birthday in 2005.
Catherine Christer Hennix has now extended this installation in the venerable tradition of the pentatonic blues for a live ensemble for voice, brass, computer and live electronics in the mixed-media environment.
Blues Dhikr Al-Salam (Blues Al Maqam) is an exemplary work from Catherine Christer Hennix's ensemble. This disc is the beginning of a series of collaborative works between Hennix, her ensemble and Important Records. Released in conjunction with the Sonic Acts festival in Amsterdam. Recorded live on Sunday, 14 August, 2011 at the Grimm Museum, Berlin.
Catherine Christer Hennix – voice, computer, sine waves, live electronics
Amelia Cuni - voice
Robin Hayward – microtonal tuba
Hilary Jeffery – trombone
Michael Northam – time-mirage delay, sound engineer
BLUES DHIKR AL-SALAM (BLUES AL MAQAM)