||Phil Kline - Around The World In A Daze DVDs (2009) |
Take a musical journey with No Wave legend and sound sculpturist Phil Kline through 10 tracks including "Svarga Yatra," "Love U 2 Death," and "The Wailing Wall." A meditation video, an interview with Kline, and production photos are also included.
Leading new-music composer Phil Kline debuts a major work on this new surround sound DVD. Heard here for the first time, this 65-minute studio composition was commissioned by Starkland to premiere on this high-resolution surround-sound DVD. Daze is Kline's longest work and biggest commission to date. Daze is also likely the largest work so far commissioned for a high-resolution surround-sound recording. Performers include the uber-cool Ethel string quartet and violin virtuouso Todd Reynolds. Surround-sound tracks place listeners inside wondrous boombox choirs, an ethereal Ethel string quartet, a weird madrigal, hyper-dense bells (hundreds of thousands at one point), richly mournful multi-tracked vocals, soaring violinistics, and an immersive environment of 15,000 African gray parrots. This release follows Starkland's groundbreaking surround-sound Immersion DVD, now recognized as the first commissioned high-resolution surround-sound recording. Immersion won praise from Sound & Vision, Stereophile, Billboard, etc. and was the #1 best-selling DVD-Audio at Amazon for nearly a ...
||Voyage Home: Songs of Finland, Sweden and Norway CD (2013) |
Kline albums Recording information: Cross Plains, Wisconsin (07/13/2011/12/09/2011); Free Methodist Church, Seattle, Washington (07/13/2011/12/09/2011); Cross Plains, Wisconsin (09/18/2011); Free Methodist Church, Seattle, Washington (09/18/2011).