MANDAÏ DISTRIBUTION - independent music distributor

Copyright : 2002-2019
HOME | MAIL ORDER | DISTRIBUTION | LINKS | CONTACT | FAQ | NEWS | CONCERTS
SEARCH
The on-line catalog contains 2234 references
BROWSE BY
- Artists
- Labels
- Formats
- Styles
- Mid prices
- Last items
- LP
- 10in
- 7in
- Mandaï Gift Vouchers
NEWSLETTER
- Subscribe
LOGIN
Sign in or Register.

CONCERTS
21/03/2019
Zu @ Worm
27/03/2019
Jesus Is My Son @ Le Botanique
29/03/2019
Darsombra @ Flugzeug
29/03/2019
Jesus Is My Son @ Les Ateliers Claus
03/04/2019
Shit And Shine @ Recyclart
04/04/2019
Sheik Anorak @ Kinky Star
More concerts ...
NEWS
07/03/2019
New Chrome Jackson LP is in stock !
06/03/2019
Website updated with new releases !
11/02/2019
New releases will be soon online !
22/01/2019
Concert page has been updated
More news ...
FEEDBACKS
k... (Russia)
Thank you for very good service!...
t... (France)
une commande pleine de bruits reçue rap...
S... (Belgium)
Super...
More feedbacks ...
DESCRIPTION
V/A
Jaap Blonk / Terrie Ex : Thirsty Ears

Label : Terp Records
Year : 2018
Format : LP
Style : Experimental
Availability : In stock

Price : 15.50 € - BUY
Description :Jaap Blonk (born 1953 in Woerden, Holland) is a self-taught composer, performer and poet. He went to university for mathematics and musicology but did not finish those studies.

In the late 1970s he took up saxophone and started to compose music. A few years later he discovered his potential as a vocal performer, at first in reciting poetry and later on in improvisations and his own compositions. For almost two decades the voice was his main means for the discovery and development of new sounds.

From around the year 2000 on Blonk started work with electronics, at first using samples of his own voice, then extending the field to include pure sound synthesis as well.

He took a year off of performing in 2006. As a result, his renewed interest in mathematics made him start a research of the possibilities of algorithmic composition for the creation of music, visual work and poetry.

As a vocalist, Jaap Blonk is unique for his powerful stage presence and almost childlike freedom in improvisation, combined with a keen grasp of structure. He has performed around the world, on all continents. With the use of live electronics the scope and range of his concerts has acquired a considerable extension.

Besides working as a soloist, he collaborated with many musicians and ensembles in the field of contemporary and improvised music, like Maja Ratkje, Mats Gustafsson, Joan La Barbara, The Ex, the Netherlands Wind Ensemble and the Ebony Band. On several occasions he collaborated with visual computer artist Golan Levin, for the Ars Electronica Festival.

From 2007 Jaap Blonk started occasionally playing duo with Terrie Ex. In 2012 The Ex brought Jaap to Ethiopia for a ‘Soundpoetry' series of concerts and workshops, together with French soundpoet Anne James Chaton.

Titles :01. Sound
02. Cratchy
03. Gilded Flurries
04. Some Hubbub
05. Let's Go Out
06. Netherbands
07. Who's Knocking?
08. Amicable Plops
09. Fog Hunt


BEST SELLING

FAFCHAMPS, JEAN-LUC
H1KhH2WM (Du seuil), a Five-letter Sufi Word (CD) - 13.50 €
Sub Rosa

SECTE
Juin 2018 (CD-R) - 6.20 €
FF HHH

V/A
MoE / Gerda : Karaoke (10in) - 10.90 €
Wallace Records

LE SINGE BLANC
Arrebato (CD) - 7.10 €
Whosbrain Records / La Face Cachée / Aredje
NEW RELEASES

FABIOLA
Check My Spleen (CD) - 14.50 €
Dear.Deer.Records

FULL BLAST
Rio (LP) - 20.30 €
Trost Records

SHAVIT, AMI
Yom Kippur 1973 (LP) - 15.50 €
Sub Rosa

CHOCOLAT BILLY
Délicat Déni (CD) - 15.00 €
Kythibong Records

ROCHE, JEAN C. (WITH DAVID TOOP)
Birds of Venezuela (LP) - 17.60 €
Sub Rosa

BOOK OF AIR
Se (in) de bos (LP) - 17.60 €
Sub Rosa

V/A
Post Now: Round One - Chicago vs New York (CD) - 15.30 €
Skingraft Records

QUI
Snuh (LP+CD) - 16.60 €
Antena Krzyku / 31G
-MORE NEW RELEASE-