0
FREE SHIPPING On Orders Over $49*
Search
Menu
Music > Vinyl > Annea Lockwood - Glass World (Colored Vinyl LP)
Click to Enlarge

Annea Lockwood - Glass World

(Colored Vinyl LP)

$27.99
23Reward Points
Add to Cart
Availability:
Item: LDL06703
Description

Call To Confirm Colored Copies Are Still Available

New Zealand-born sound artist and composer Annea Lockwood received formal training at various institutions before exploring the sonorous potential of glass in a series of performances in the late 1960s. With plates of wired glass, glass discs, chunks of green cullet glass, glass tubing, sheets of micro-glass, glass jars and other incarnations of the material, Lockwood elicited a staggering array of sounds, some subtly uncanny and others as outlandish and alien as anything emitted from the era's early synthesizers.

Lockwood's glass concerts yielded a text-score published in Northern California new-music journal Source: Music of the Avant-Garde and attracted the attention of South African producer Michael Steyn, who encouraged her to record the glass pieces for his label Tangent. They worked for two years in a small, resonant church in London to document a veritable catalogue of the materials' tone and timbre; Lockwood wished to present each sound as if it were a piece of music in and of itself. Glass World originally appeared on Tangent in 1970.

"I wanted to entice people into really listening intensively," Lockwood reflected. "Into really listening. I wanted a deep immersion in the sounds of themselves, for the audience." First-time vinyl reissue on colored LP.

Read More Less
Related Videos
Music Direct - How We Pack Your Records
Music Direct - How We Pack Your Records
Read More Less
Related Articles
1. Micro Glass Shaken
2. Glass Rod Vibrating
3. Turning Gong 
4. Mini Mobile
5. Wine Glass 
6. Water Gong
7. Two Ribbed Discs
8. Rod Across Edge Of Pane
9. Glass Bulb 
10. Glissandi
11. Spinning Discs
12. Dialogue: Bottles And Jars
13. Vibrating Pane 
14. Bubbling
15. Breathing Machine
16. Water Jars 
17. Rod Roll
18. Micro Glass On Goblet
19. Micro Glass Along Pane
20. Cullet: Two Glass Rocks
21. Medium Mobile
22. Bottle Tree Showered With Fragments
23. Deep Water Gong

Stay up-to-date on the latest and greatest in high-end audio
MD_Site_Footer_Promo_Catalog_2017

Catalog

Check out the newest Music Direct catalogs

Learn More
Copyright © MusicDirect.com 2018. All Rights Reserved.