microphones in the trees: nest

Saturday, August 11, 2007

nest

"Nest is the collaborative project of Otto Totland (Deaf Center / Type Records) and Huw Roberts (Serein). The two started working together after forging a strong friendship as former members of the Miasmah label. This self-titled EP is their first work publicly released, so it is a great honour that we are able to offer it to you here.
Both pianists, there is little wonder that after exploring a plethora of musical styles, the two find themselves most at home writing traditionally structured pieces, with the ivories a major element throughout. The EP demonstrates clearly the innate ability the two have for song writing, borrowing from the world of film soundtracks and contemporary classical composers to craft delicate instrumental compositions.
Alongside their favoured instrument can be variously heard the plucked strings of the Welsh harp, violins, woodwind instruments, field recordings, percussion and a heady dose of mind wobbling effects. From the time Nest began writing together, one purpose was clear; to produce beautiful music free of pretense, and they do it exceptionally well." serein

7 comments:

rafa said...

perecioso

Anonymous said...

Y tananto.

lm

ana said...

me recuerdan un poco a eluvium y otro poco a hannu

caracoles said...

a mi me recuerda a goldmund un mucho...que delicadeza!

ana said...

ipes, venga y dale ;)

ranívora said...

a mi me recuerda a Twin Peaks...(la portada claro...)

ranívora said...

me prometiste una de Biosphere..joooo