The material for this work comprises of field recordings made in Ardore, South Italy, August 2012. These recordings were then improvised with using a Revox B77 tape recorder and edited, over the afternoons of September 15th and 16th 2013.
Luciano Maggiore (b 1980 in Palermo) lives and works in Bologna. Active musician in the field of electroacoustic music, in recent years he has developed a strong interest in the mechanisms of sound diffusion, using speakers and several analogue and digital devices (walkmans, CD players, tape recorders) as principal instruments. His interest is focused on the architectural and psychoacoustic as well as dynamic and directional values of sound with a strong emphasis on fixed sounds.
He regularly plays in duo with Francesco Brasini and Enrico Malatesta. He has collaborated with Adam Asnan, Angstarbeiter, Auriga, Riccardo Baruzzi, Tim Blechmann, Mario De Vega, John Duncan, Attila Faravelli, Tomaz Grom, Andrew L. Hooker, Seiji Morimoto, Seijiro Murayama, Phonorama, Nicola Ratti, Jin Sangtae, Matija Schellander, Teatro Valdoca, Xing, Zapruder Filmmakergroup, Zimmerfrei. His works are published by Boring Machines, Senufo editions, Balloon & Needle, 1000füssler and Tulip records.