Formanex with AMM, Christian Wolff, Keith Rowe, Ralf Wehowsky, John Tilbury, Phill Niblock, ONsemble, Seth Cluett, Radu Malfatti, Michael Pisaro, Julien Ottavi, Kasper T. Toeplitz.
Nantes trio Formanex celebrates 20 years of activism in experimental music with a 10 CD edition full of amazing collaborations with ONsemble (contemporary music group from Nantes and Saint-Nazaire) and composers they have worked with. The box set includes early works by Formanex’s own Julien Ottavi, unique compositions created by Keith Rowe, pieces by Kasper T. Toeplitz, Ralf Wehowsky, Seth Cluett, Michael Pisaro, Radu Malfatti, as well as other giants of contemporary music from the last 50 years; such as Phill Niblock and Christian Wolff.
A rare collection of CDs, this box set represents a broad vision of experimental music from noise to electronic abstract composition, radical minimalism, contemporary and improvised music.|
Physical and digital albums include printed and PDF version of 24-page English booklet with liner notes by Julien Ottavi, Keith Rowe and Brian Olewnick and photographs.
A co-production of Apo33, Formanex, Fibrr Records and Mikroton Recordings Produced by Apo33 and Formanex Compiled by Julien Ottavi Executive producer and designer: Kurt Liedwart Texts: Brian Olewnick, Keith Rowe, Julien Ottavi Photos: Apo33