Katharina Rosenberger . TEXUREN . hat[now]ART 186
Wet Ink Ensemble
Erin Lesser flute, Alex Mincek, tenor saxophone, Kate Soper, voice, Eric Wubbels, piano, Joshua Modney, violin, Ian Antonio, percussion, Sam Pluta, electronics
1. interlude i – in cloud forests for speaking voice and electronics (2011) * 2:32
2. texturen for seven musicians (2010) ** 8:38
3. miroir for flute and soprano saxophone (2007) 3:04
4. interlude ii – a plant press for speaking voice and electronics (2011) * 1:00
5. parcours iii for eight musicians and electronics (2008/2010) 12:29
6. interlude iii – megalastrum – ferns for speaking voice and electronics (2011) * 3:32 7. scatter 2.0 for six musicians (2010) 9:19
8. interlude iV – these... for speaking voice and electronics (2011) * 0:44
9. torsion for solo piano (2008) 8:25
total time 50:26
Rozalie Hirs, poetry * · Michael Sundue, taxonomy **
This Portrait CD is dedicated to Dietlind Antretter
Recorded: January 7 – 13, 2011 at Conrad Prebys Concert Hall, University of California San Diego, USA; Andreas Werner – sound engineer (on 3, 5, 7, 8), recording supervision Joachim Goßmann – sound engineer (on 1, 2, 4, 6, 9, 10); Scott Levine – assistant sound engineer; Andreas Werner – mix & premaster March 29, 2011 ICST, Zurich, Switzerland; CD-master by Peter Pfister; liner notes by Raul da Gama; graphic concept by Fuhrer Vienna; Produced by Katharina Rosenberger; executive production by Werner X. Uehlinger.
Special thanks to: Rozalie Hirs and Michael Sundue, the Antretter-Sovak family, Germàn Toro-Perez, Eliot Gattegno, Brian Griffeath-Loeb, Sara Balance, the UCSD Department of Music, and Ernesto Klar, Isabelle Hren, Anja Kaltbrunner, Manuela Giorgi, the Rosenberger family and Joshua Machat. Funded in part through a grant from the Aaron Copland Fund for Music, ICST Zürich, and the UCSD Academic Senate and UCSD subvention grant.
* Poetry, excerpts from 'Fern' © 2010 Rozalie Hirs, reproduced by permission of the poet.
** Reproduced by permission of the publisher from: M. Sundue, a monograph of Ascogrammitis, a new genus of grammitid ferns (Polypodiaceae). Brittonia 62(4): 357-399. © 2010 the new York Botanical Garden Press, Bronx