Tag: Gongs

THE SOUNDS OF THE EIFFEL TOWER HAVE BEEN CATALOGED!

Taking four months, from July 24 to November 21, ten thousand raw samples were sorted through yielding about twenty-eight hundred chosen ones (the estimated actual count is c.9967/c.2832). The eleventh and final recording day was extremely light. I worked through roughly 200 raw samples to select about 75 of them. Contrast this with Day 7 or Day 10’s totals. Here’s the breakdown… Read more →

PLAYING GONGS ON PETE SEEGER’S NEW ALBUM

Joseph Bertolozzi plays his solo percussion rig “The Bronze Collection“ on Pete Seeger’s new spoken-word album The Storm King, produced by Jeff Haynes. Release date is 4/9/13. (read more below) “Pete Seeger: The Storm King” contains personal stories, narratives, and poems by the folk legend with musical interpretations from many guest musicians such as  percussionist Jeff Haynes, New Age pioneer… Read more →