‘music of the apeirogons’ ‘brain-hexing music’ New releases on Bandcamp: “It must be emphasized that this isn't a band and there is no post-production reassembly: it's one person playing a multi-faceted, self-feedbacking instrument, and it's all done with a single pass. Yet it sounds like group activity...
...St Celfer makes the work in a single take. The "assembly" is making an instrument that creates its own variables and accidents and conveys an impression of dense multitracking
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Wave Track #7 comes to us from St Celfer, a Korean-American sound artist and musician who splits his time between Sao Paulo and Seattle. His track, Fifty One, wastes no time announcing itself, beginning with a sequence of machine-like, harsh sounds that rise in volume before slowly giving way to a melancholic rhythm, interspersed with soft tones that combine to create a nostalgic, almost cinematic quality. In just under three minutes, St Celfer manages to elicit a strong yearning for elsewhere, a sensibility that encapsulates–and communicates with–the other works presented in Infrasonica’s Wave #7. We hope you enjoy listening. INFRASONICA.ORG
St Celfer (John MacDougall Parker) ft. Christin Call as part of the Wayward Music Series at the Chapel Performance...Posted by St Celfer on Friday, January 20, 2023
Step.4D tracks on Sydney's Eastside FM 89.7 May 31, 2021 Spirit House
Tallinn's IDA October 29, 2021 Tikrishow plays '51' (track 7)