Confront 17 Resonant spaces


John Butcher

John Butcher, acoustic and feedback tenor saxophone, acoustic, amplified and feedback soprano saxophone.

  1. Sympathetic magic (stone) (07.49)
  2. Calls from a rusty cage (07.28)
  3. Wind piece (03.09)
  4. Floating cult (06.15)
  5. Close by, a waterfall (06.10)
  6. New scapa flow (06.19)
  7. Styptic (03.24)
  8. Frost piece (02.17)
  9. Sympathetic magic (metal) (05.49)
Recorded in Scotland and Orkney in June 2006: 20 June at Standing Stones of Stenness, Orkney Mainland (track 3); 21 June at Lyness oil tank, Hoy (tracks 6, 9); 23 June at Smoo Cave, Durness (tracks 5, 7); 25 June at Tugnet Ice House, Spey Bay (track 8); 28 June at Wormit Reservoir, Fife (track 2); and 29 June at Hamilton Mausoleum, South Lanarkshire (tracks 1, 4).

Design (front cover reproduced above) by Damien Beaton.


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