VariousI Never Meta Guitar (Solo Guitars For The 21st Century)

Label:Clean Feed – CFG005CD
Series:Guitar Series – Vol. 5
CD, Compilation
Style:Free Improvisation


1Mary HalvorsonIn Two Parts Missing
Recorded By, Mixed ByE#*
2Jeff ParkerAct As If Nothing Ever Happened
Recorded By [Schloss Solitude], Electric Guitar, Effects [Digital Delay, Filter Sweep, Ring Modulator]Jeff Parker
Recorded By [Wayback Machine]Curtis Ruptash
3Henry KaiserBlame It On The Tonkori
Acoustic Guitar [Five], Electric GuitarHenry Kaiser
4Jean-François PauvrosMigrant Song
Recorded ByJean-Marc Foussat
5Janet FederHeater
Guitar [Baritone Classical Guitar]Janet Feder
Recorded ByColin Bricker
6Raoul BjörkenheimI Told You So
Viola da GambaRaoul Björkenheim
7Noël AkchotéJoanna
Recorded ByChristophe Albertijn
8Nels ClineStudy For Hairpin And Hatbox4:09
9Brandon RossUntil Iago Whispered
Composed By, Performer, 6-String BanjoBrandon Ross
Mixed ByChuck Zwicky
Recorded ByIrene Trudel
10Mike CooperStoryteller
Recorded ByMike Cooper
Written-ByOrnette Coleman
11Michael GregoryBlue Blue
ContrabassNiels Præstholm
DrumsKresten Osgood
Mixed By, EngineerDave Cook
Recorded By, EngineerJon Meinild
Written-By, Arranged By, Producer, Mixed By, GuitarMichael Gregory
12Scott FieldsBuzkashi
Guitar [2006 C.p. Thornton Jazz Elite], Electronics [Amplifier: Mesa-boogie F50]Scott Fields
Recorded ByReinhard Kobialka
13Kazuhisa Uchihashi*Little Creatures
Recorded ByKazuhisa Uchihashi*
14Mick BarrCoiled Malescense
Recorded ByMick Barr
15Gunnar GeisseThe Day Rauschenberg Met De Kooning
Computer [Laptop], GuitarGunnar Geisse
16Elliott SharpTelemetry
Performer [Koll 8-string Guitarbass], Effects [Timefactor Delay], Recorded ByElliott Sharp

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'I Never Metaguitar...Guitarists For The 21st Century' is an alternate title found inside the gatefold case. Liner notes dated and placed 'NYC February 2010'. Mastered at Studio zOaR - NYC.

In Two Parts Missing (Mary Halvorson - BMI)
Recorded and mixed at Studio zOaR

Act As If Nothing Ever Happened (Umjabuglafeesh Music - BMI)
Recorded at Schloss Solitude in Stuffgart, June, 2009 and at the Wayback Machine in Chicago, January of 2010. This piece is composed of three overdubbed tracks of playing the electric guitar through, at varying times, a digital delay, a filter sweep, and a ring modulator.

Blame It On The Tonkori (Fractal Music - BMI)
A live improvisation, played simultaneously on five accoustics and an electric - dedicated to Nels Cline

Migrant Song (SACEM)

Heater (Brainbox - ASCAP)
Recorded at Notably Fine Audio in Denver, Co on 10/19/09 using 1 Neumann KM86, and 1 Neumann KM85 into Grace microphone preamps and Apogee converters. The recording is live using no electronic effects on a baritone classical guitar made by Milan Sabljic. 'Heater' is a love song. To my heater.

I Told You So (Copyright: Raoul Björkenheim)
Electric viola da gamba recorded at Rosebud studio, New York City

Joanna (Noël Akchoté / Copyright Controlled)
Recorded 26.10.2009 in Studio The Rabbitfield (Hoboken, Belgium)
Special thanks to Stef Kamil Carlens

Study For Hairpin And Hatbox (Nebsonic Music - ASCAP, administered by Bug Music)

Until Iago Whispered
Composed and performed on 6 string banjo. Recorded @ WNYC Studios, NYC, April 2009. Mixed @ Chelsea Manor, NYC, January 2010.

Storyteller (Ornette Coleman)
Combines the saxophone melody line with a version of the bass part and then some free improvisation - recorded on a 1930's National Tri-Plate using a Zoom H2 and the built in mics - added a slight delay for some 'room ambience' (sic) after in Garage Band. The rattle heard is a shell bracelet - Mike Cooper/Rome/2010

Blue Blue (Music - ASCAP)
Recorded at On Location Recording Studio, Copenhagen, Denmark. Mixed at L.R.S. Recording Studio, Kingston N.Y. U.S.A. Chord melody piece written whilst inspired by big band swinging blues.

Buzkashi (Scott Fields, GEMA)
Recorded at Topaz Studios, Cologne, Germany, January 24, 2010. No effects, recorded live without overdubs or edits - Played with fingertips and fingernails.

Little Creatures (JASRAC)
Recorded live at Shinjuku Pit Inn, Tokyo

Coiled Malescense
Recorded at home 2/28/10

The Day Rauschenberg Met De Kooning (GEMA)

Telemetry (zOaR Music BMI 2010)
Recorded live no edits or overdubs - Studio zOaR NYV Feb. 2010

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  • Barcode: 5 609063 100051
  • Matrix / Runout: CFG 005 CD 10-6-10/01 09015256 @
  • Mould SID Code: ifpi 1327




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