RIYL: Tonto’s Expanding Head Band, auditory backpacking
Well Tempered Ignorance is the debut solo work from Jonathan James Carr, member of Seattle’s Brain Fruit. This recording finds the classically trained pianist marrying free-jazz inspired synthesizer arrangements with musique concrète elements recorded abroad in India and Berlin. These two 20+ minute pieces that make up Well Tempered Ignorance run the gamut from elastic modular psychedelia to calm, transparent symmetry that create in its entirety an amalgam of top-tier drone and exultant audio sculpture. Featuring Kaori Suzuki of Magic Echo Music on an early production model of one of her hand-built synthesizers.
(Jonathan James Carr lives in Seattle, WA)
Limited edition of 100 pro-dubbed & imprinted cassettes w/ download card