primal spirits by morten rasz, illusions by luong hue trinh, la corporación by amanda irarrazabal, cecilia lópez and cecilia quinteros, and callus / redux by asha tamirisa, all on vuzh music’s notable releases of 2016!
Hello, again, I’m C. Reider. I release most of my own music for free on the internet, and I listen to a lot of music by people who do the same. This is a list of free-to-download releases fro…
reid karris – oscines et enscefera
luong hue trinh – illusions
To the extent that these lists mean much of anything, here are our favorite recordings of 2016. Many of these albums have been reviewed here at AMN, and such reviews have been linked in the list be…
luong hue trinh is a musician and composer of experimental and electroacoustic music. she graduated with honors in jazz keyboard at the vietnam national academy of music. although she began her studies in jazz, trinh began to work in electroacoustic music in 2010 and it became her main focus. since then she has been guided and inspired by the vietnamese percussionist and composer SonX. she participates in domdom – the experimental music hub in hanoi. since 2015 she has been studying with prof. dr. georg hajdu at the hamburg university of music and theater where her efforts are funded by the daad scholarship for multimedia composition studies.
her first album, illusions, contains two pieces that trinh created in 2016. they are both constructed with field recordings she made in central and southern vietnam. machine sounds. tai tu. evocations of homesickness and family. electronic sounds. huong river shanty. buddhist chant music in huế.
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