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"Sun Recordings" is a result of almost four years of doing nothing.
I wanted to literally record the sound of the sun-in the same way that people
want to feel a smell, look at a sound, or hear a vison.
For these recordings, I took previously composed (very static) semi-electroacoustic pieces and transferred them to pre-recorded tapes that had been sitting in my desk drawer for ten years. I then left these out in the scorching Maltese sun for a duration of four years...
When I got round to actually playing the sun-baked tapes, I had serious doubts that the sun would have had any noticable effect upon them---but to my amazement the sun's exposure had indeed produced a great effect on the tapes, decaying the sound and reforming harsh noises into violent bangs.
Kurt has recently moved from Malta to Luxembourg. email@example.com