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Sylvain Chauveau - How To Live In Small Places
Sylvain Chauveau
How To Live In Small Places
LP | 2015 | EU | Original (Brocoli)
13,99 €*
Release:2015 / EU – Original
Genre:Electronic / Dance
Sylvain CHAUVEAU, "How to live in small spaces"His new solo instrumental album. The album title is taken from two long pieces in the work; new versions of compositions for Christian Rizzo choreography. Reminiscent of Morton Feldman, time is suspended to the unresolved piano chords. Each one if followed by a minimal electronic piece. They were also composed for a dance performance by Cécile Loyer, recalling Sylvain's works on S. (Type 2007) and his collaboration with Stephan Mathieu, Palimpsest(Schwebung, 2012). Sylvain Chauveau has made solo records on labels like FatCat, Type, Les Disques du Soleil et de l'Acier, and Brocoli: very minimal compositions for acoustic instruments, electronics and vocals. His music has been played on John Peel's BBC show and reviewed in The Wire, Pitchfork, Mojo, Les Inrockuptibles, Libération, The Washington Post and many others. One of his tracks was published on the compilation WVI Reflections on Classical Music (Decca/Universal) alongside peices by Philip Glass, Gavin Bryars and Ryuichi Sakamoto. He has played live around the world (Europe, America,Asia), performed in museums and art galleries, and was artist in residence at the Villa Kujoyama Kyoto 2011), Fundacao Serralves (Porto 2011), and Lieu Unique (Nantes 2004). He runs the labels Onement, whose aim is to release one-copy vinyl records ( and I will Play This Song Once Again Records where musicians re-record their songs for each buyer. He has composed a piece titled You Will Leave No Mark On The Winter Snow whose duration is seven years, with extremely long silences inside ( He has made soundtracks for long feature films and dance performances. Sylvain Chauveau also plays with 0 (with Joël Merah and Stéphane Garin), Arca (with Joan Cambon) and On (with Steven Hess). He was born in 1971 in Bayonne (France) and lives in Brussels, Belgium.
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