Artist: Dino Bramanti & Andrea Borghi
Title: Quaalude
Catalog Number: and.p37
Release Year: 2018
Format: WAV / AIFF / FLAC / MP3 / Etc.
Status:  Available
Track List:

01. Quaalude

This recording is a stereo excerpt of a live quadraphonic performance / sound
installation called ""Quaa|ude - A Quiet Interlude" which took place on October
4th - 6th, 2002 at C'Arte d'Identità gallery in Pietrasanta (Lucca, Italy). The
installation consisted of six suspended oval-shaped glass vessels of various
sizes with water (and/or other fluid) being dripped into them via PVC tubes from
an even further elevated hidden plastic tank, and microphones suspended
inside the vessels to feed the sounds into electronics for processing and

So, as one might expect, water dripping into the six glass vessels are the only
sound sources of the installation, which in turn are processed along with any
naturally changing sonic characteristics occurring over the course of the

It should be noted that Dino Bramanti left this world in 2008 ( ). Now that this
release is at long last being made available to the public (after an 8 year delay),
it is now dedicated to the memory of Dino Bramanti (1969 - 2008).

Installation concept and real-time processing by Dino Bramanti and Andrea