A long and profound relationship between two radical improvisors has transformed into a multiverse of sound in three pieces.
On a curious day in Paris, John Butcher fell into his saxophone and ventured deep into its farthest corners. At the same time Rhodri Davies and his harp slowly merged into an otherwise unknown creature. As always John and Rhodri were adventurously exploring their respective instruments, and in its own singular fashion ‘Drunk on Dreams’ shows that ferocity and delicacy, odd individual outbreaks and deep connections doesn’t have to be opposites.
released February 2, 2019
The recording was originally done for 'A l’Improviste – France Musique’ on Radio France, 8th June 2015. It was masterfully recorded by Olivier Dupré, Nicolas Slimani and Françoise Cordey and produced by Anne Montaron.
All music has been mastered by Rinus Hooning and wrapped in artwork by Cejero favorite Dennis Tyfus. It is released in an edition of 300 copies on solid white vinyl in reverse cardboard sleeves.
supported by 9 fans who also own “Drunk on Dreams”
Pillars is a stunning achievement for Sorey and perhaps a new high water mark in the post everything world. Xenakis Feldman and Cage are evoked as well as the work of Butch Morris. The three hour runtime is justified and I challenge you to find a dull moment. tlomiento