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Damāvand // Decay Music n.6: As long as you come to my garden LP

Damāvand // Decay Music n.6: As long as you come to my garden LP

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Italian experimental musicianGianluca Ceccarini and Alessandro Ciccarelli duo Damāvand will launch in June 2023 on the country's experimental label.Debut record released from Die Schachtel.

Includes 6 deep-listening collage drone tracks inspired by Soviet film director Sergei Parajanov's masterpiece "The Color of the Pomegranate". It is a 180g weight board.

Below is a commentary by the label.

"The film is a tribute to the Armenian poet Sayat Nova and was inspired by Sergey Parajanov's cult film The Color of the Pomegranate (Nřan guynə, 1968, USSR) about his life. be.

This feature film depicts the life of a 17th-century poet through a series of episodes, from his childhood in the royal palace to his retirement and death in the monastery of Hagpat. Rather, it shows, evokes, and suggests through metaphors and analogies, surrealistic flair, dreamscapes, and liturgical poses.

Interweaving a variety of sonic textures, from ambient to noise to references to Middle Eastern musical traditions, the six tracks are inspired by the film's dreamlike imagery.

Gianluca Ceccarini and Alessandro Ciccarelli work with analogue synths, drones, amplified general objects, generative music, audio samples from movies, tars, trombones and cornets, which are stringed instruments of Persian origin. and other acoustic instruments, alternately playing without fixed roles.Additionally, two songs on the album include Sayat Nova poems read in Persian by Nahid Rezashateri.

The sound material gradually reveals itself in an episodic fashion, recalling the visual allusions directed by Parajanov in the film. "As long as you come to my garden" is intended as an imaginary journey into an archaic time of distant space and shapelessness.

The iconic cover of the series is a deep black cardboard with silver silkscreen, featuring a photograph (by the author) of a mysterious semi-circular structure as the main image, As long as you come to my. 'garden' will be pressed on 300 copies of high quality heavy black vinyl and will be one of the most exciting debuts not only for the Di Schachter label, but for new creative Italian music in general. "

Labels and other worksplease use this form. ///Click here to see more Die Schachtel releases available at Tobira.

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Edition of 300. 12" black 180gram vinyl. 

Die Schachtel:

"As long as you come to my garden, the sixth release in the cherished Die Schachtel's series “Decay Music” as well as the debut of the duo Damāvand (Gianluca Ceccarini and Alessandro Ciccarelli) on our label, is a tribute to the Armenian troubadour Sayat Nova, through his lyrics and freely inspired by the cult movie about his life The Color of the Pomegranates (Nřan guynə, 1968, USSR) directed by Sergei Parajanov.

The feature film tells the life of the poet, who lived in the 17th Century, from childhood in the royal court, to retirement until his death in the monastery of Haghpat, through a series of episodes, static like paintings that do not tell but show , evoke, they suggest through metaphors, analogies, surrealist flair, dreamlike landscapes, liturgical pauses.

The six tracks are inspired by the dreamlike imagery contained in the movie, weaving sound textures ranging from ambient to noise, to references to the musical tradition of the Middle East.

Gianluca Ceccarini and Alessandro Ciccarelli alternate, without fixed roles, with analog synths, drones, amplified common objects, generative music, audio samples from the film and acoustic instruments such as the tar - a stringed instrument of Persian origin, the trombone and the cornet. In addition, two of the songs on the album contain Sayat Nova's poems recited in Persian by Nahid Rezashateri.

The sound materials are revealed gradually like episodes, evoking the visual suggestions staged by Parajanov in the movie. As long as you come to my garden is intended as an imaginative journey to distant spaces and indefinite archaic times.

Hosted in the series signature cover, a silver-silkscreened deep black cardboard with an evocative photo (by the authors) of a mysterious semi-circular structure as the main image, on which the silkscreened clear plastic sleeve (another signature of the series) superimposes the “alchemic” custom lettering designed by Bruno Stucchi - dinamomilano, As long as you come to my garden is pressed on high quality heavy black vinyl in 300 copies, and may easily be one of the most exciting debuts not only on the Die Schachtel label , but on the entire landscape of the new creative Italian music.

DAMĀVAND is a musical project by Gianluca Ceccarini (electronics, electroacoustic objects, tar) and Alessandro Ciccarelli (electronics, electroacoustic objects, trombone, cornet)

Gianluca Ceccarini, guitarist, electroacoustic experimenter, luthier specialized in the restoration and construction of plucked musical instruments for early music. In 2021 his first album Starving Night was released for the netlabel Laverna and in 2022 the Sarab Label published a CD version. in photographic research, video-art, graphics and independent publishing with the Sarab collective.

Alessandro Ciccarelli is an author who ranges between different languages: photography, video, sound. He is involved in several collective research projects in the musical and theatrical fields. His solo records are released under the nom de plume Elnath Project.
 "
 

Artist : Damavand

Label: Die Schachtel

Italian experimental musicianGianluca Ceccarini and Alessandro Ciccarelli duo Damāvand will launch in June 2023 on the country's experimental label.Debut record released from Die Schachtel.

Includes 6 deep-listening collage drone tracks inspired by Soviet film director Sergei Parajanov's masterpiece "The Color of the Pomegranate". It is a 180g weight board.

Below is a commentary by the label.

"The film is a tribute to the Armenian poet Sayat Nova and was inspired by Sergey Parajanov's cult film The Color of the Pomegranate (Nřan guynə, 1968, USSR) about his life. be.

This feature film depicts the life of a 17th-century poet through a series of episodes, from his childhood in the royal palace to his retirement and death in the monastery of Hagpat. Rather, it shows, evokes, and suggests through metaphors and analogies, surrealistic flair, dreamscapes, and liturgical poses.

Interweaving a variety of sonic textures, from ambient to noise to references to Middle Eastern musical traditions, the six tracks are inspired by the film's dreamlike imagery.

Gianluca Ceccarini and Alessandro Ciccarelli work with analogue synths, drones, amplified general objects, generative music, audio samples from movies, tars, trombones and cornets, which are stringed instruments of Persian origin. and other acoustic instruments, alternately playing without fixed roles.Additionally, two songs on the album include Sayat Nova poems read in Persian by Nahid Rezashateri.

The sound material gradually reveals itself in an episodic fashion, recalling the visual allusions directed by Parajanov in the film. "As long as you come to my garden" is intended as an imaginary journey into an archaic time of distant space and shapelessness.

The iconic cover of the series is a deep black cardboard with silver silkscreen, featuring a photograph (by the author) of a mysterious semi-circular structure as the main image, As long as you come to my. 'garden' will be pressed on 300 copies of high quality heavy black vinyl and will be one of the most exciting debuts not only for the Di Schachter label, but for new creative Italian music in general. "

Labels and other worksplease use this form. ///Click here to see more Die Schachtel releases available at Tobira.

-----------------------------------------

Edition of 300. 12" black 180gram vinyl. 

Die Schachtel:

"As long as you come to my garden, the sixth release in the cherished Die Schachtel's series “Decay Music” as well as the debut of the duo Damāvand (Gianluca Ceccarini and Alessandro Ciccarelli) on our label, is a tribute to the Armenian troubadour Sayat Nova, through his lyrics and freely inspired by the cult movie about his life The Color of the Pomegranates (Nřan guynə, 1968, USSR) directed by Sergei Parajanov.

The feature film tells the life of the poet, who lived in the 17th Century, from childhood in the royal court, to retirement until his death in the monastery of Haghpat, through a series of episodes, static like paintings that do not tell but show , evoke, they suggest through metaphors, analogies, surrealist flair, dreamlike landscapes, liturgical pauses.

The six tracks are inspired by the dreamlike imagery contained in the movie, weaving sound textures ranging from ambient to noise, to references to the musical tradition of the Middle East.

Gianluca Ceccarini and Alessandro Ciccarelli alternate, without fixed roles, with analog synths, drones, amplified common objects, generative music, audio samples from the film and acoustic instruments such as the tar - a stringed instrument of Persian origin, the trombone and the cornet. In addition, two of the songs on the album contain Sayat Nova's poems recited in Persian by Nahid Rezashateri.

The sound materials are revealed gradually like episodes, evoking the visual suggestions staged by Parajanov in the movie. As long as you come to my garden is intended as an imaginative journey to distant spaces and indefinite archaic times.

Hosted in the series signature cover, a silver-silkscreened deep black cardboard with an evocative photo (by the authors) of a mysterious semi-circular structure as the main image, on which the silkscreened clear plastic sleeve (another signature of the series) superimposes the “alchemic” custom lettering designed by Bruno Stucchi - dinamomilano, As long as you come to my garden is pressed on high quality heavy black vinyl in 300 copies, and may easily be one of the most exciting debuts not only on the Die Schachtel label , but on the entire landscape of the new creative Italian music.

DAMĀVAND is a musical project by Gianluca Ceccarini (electronics, electroacoustic objects, tar) and Alessandro Ciccarelli (electronics, electroacoustic objects, trombone, cornet)

Gianluca Ceccarini, guitarist, electroacoustic experimenter, luthier specialized in the restoration and construction of plucked musical instruments for early music. In 2021 his first album Starving Night was released for the netlabel Laverna and in 2022 the Sarab Label published a CD version. in photographic research, video-art, graphics and independent publishing with the Sarab collective.

Alessandro Ciccarelli is an author who ranges between different languages: photography, video, sound. He is involved in several collective research projects in the musical and theatrical fields. His solo records are released under the nom de plume Elnath Project.
 "
 

Artist : Damavand

Label: Die Schachtel