Soundician – Wise Trees


Release data: Soundician – Wise Trees DIGITAL DOWNLOAD EP, Private Release, 2015 Since the beginning of 2000, the UK-duo Soundician writes and produces their own style of electronic music, a perculiar as eclectic mix of electronic minimalism and experimental/classical alongside a touch of ambient/space and lush melodic EM. According to the liner notes, the EP “Wise Trees” is a sonic interpretation of the poem “The…

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Soundician – Insects


Release data: Soundician – Soundician – Insects CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2013 The UK-duo Soundician have tried something new on their concept-album “Insects”, a 28-minute Ep with nine interweaving pieces tracks dedicated to invertebrates carrying wings. The continuous track, meant to be played and listened to as a whole, has an overall lush sound design and uncomplicated character, nicely imagining a world of wonder, airy…

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Soundician – The Speaking Earth


Release data: Soundician – The Speaking Earth CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2011 When listening to their ninth album “The Speaking Earth”, it at times appeared to me the UK-project Soundician (aka Kit and Odette Johnson) is further heading into a more introspective direction. The 12-track album offers an eclectic mix of instrumental electronic miniatures combining a classical style with minimalism and lush spherescapes along melodic…

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Soundician – L.S.


Release data: Soundician – L.S. CD-R, Private Release, 2009 After a bit longer hiatus than normal, September 14 saw the release of “L.S.”, the seventh album by Kit and Odette Johnson, aka Soundician. Based on the work of painter L.S. Lowry (known for his industrial landscapes of British Manchester), the English duo says about the music to “expect something different with a Soundician voice”. This…

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Soundician – Still


Release data: Soundician – Still CD-R, Private Release, 2007 “Still” is the sixth release by the duo Odette and Kit Johnson, which was officially released on the January 25th, 2008. The album is an almost 40-minute trip of slightly darkening and contemplative soundscapes compositions. After all these years their style is still quite hard to pinpoint, although one always recognises the glimpes of rough edges,…

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Soundician – The Beauty is Knowing


Release data: Soundician – The Beauty is Knowing CD-R, Private Release, 2001 Soundician’s second album “Beauty of Knowing” is a bit shorter compared to their debut cd. It contains just 35 minutes of music, but musically it digs in the same territory as its predecessor. From the beginning is is clear that the expressiveness of their music has grown, and again there are great atmospheric…

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