Open_Sounds – Listen Twice (2007)

Open_Sounds 6tet 2006 :

Ulrike Stortz: violin | Hanna Schraffenberger: alto saxophone | Phillip Staffa: electric guitar | Martin Jancevskis: Fender Rhodes | Joscha Eltrop: percussion |Scott Roller: cello

These pieces were freely improvised live in this order on Sunday morning, the 10th of December 2006 in the „Hochschule der Medien (Media University) Stuttgart“. The recorded improvisations were edited, mixed and mastered in August 2007 in the „Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie (Center for Art and Media Technology)“ in Karlsruhe. Special thanks to Oliver Curdt and Jörg Bauer (from the HMS) to Ludger Brümmer and Josh Martin (from the ZKM) for their generous cooperation on this project. Special thanks also to Carsten Zühlsdorf, who recorded the session and to Alexander Schubert, who assisted and advised Hanna Schraffenberger with the mastering. Mixing/editing by Hanna Schraffenberger and Scott Roller. All compositions copyright Open_Sounds, represented by Scott Roller and Hanna Schraffenberger (both GEMA).