Craig Padilla & Skip Murphy – Waveforms


  Release data: Craig Padilla & Skip Murphy – Waveforms CD-r/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Sea Peace Music, 2020 More than once an artist digs through his archive and finds something tucked away in there, a discovery bringing back fond memories. This is the case with “Waveforms”, featuring two live performed long-form tracks (the 22-minute “Waveforms” and 27-minute “Glaciers”) made back in 1993 for a meditative tv-series made…

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Craig Padilla – Patterns of Thought (Special Remastered Edition)


Release data: Craig Padilla – Patterns of Thought (Special Remastered Edition) MC/CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 1998/2019 What I got here is a special remastered -20th anniversary- edition of Craig’s classic release from 1998 which was his last recording that came out on tape as a limited edition double cassette. Much of this music ended up being released on two cd-r’s in 1999: “Patterns of Thought” and…

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Craig Padilla – Folding Space and Melting Galaxies


Release data: Craig Padilla – Folding Space and Melting Galaxies CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Space for Music/Private Release, 2000/2018 In the year 2000 US-synthesist Craig Padilla joined the roster of Tony Gerber’s Nashville-based Space for Music label with “Folding Space and Melting Galaxies” (voted the “Echoes Listeners’ Top 25”of 2001). The release features two epic tracks of 32 and 28 minutes respectively where cosmic vibes, classic Berlin School…

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Howard Givens & Craig Padilla – Being of Light


Release data: Howard Givens & Craig Padilla – Being of Light CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Spotted Peccary Music, 2017 With this follow-up to “Life Flows Water”, accomplished composers Howard Givens and Craig Padilla emphasize a visceral and enveloping experience, conceptually envisioning the outcome as a topology of energy where the individual is a single point of light, solitary and self-aware, yet melded into the sum of all…

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Craig Padilla & Skip Murphy – Planetary Elements


Release data: Craig Padilla & Skip Murphy – Planetary Elements CD-R, Space for Music, 2003 The two 30-minute pieces making up “Planetary Elements” happened live on the fly during two performances at the California’s Schreder Planetarium in 2002. It sees both musicians sketch out expansive and varied aural canvasses where a mélange of Berlin School sequencing and lush cosmic atmospheres form the main course. Despite…

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Craig Padilla – Heaven Condensed


Release data: Craig Padilla – Heaven Condensed CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Spotted Peccary Music, 2016 What I got here is Craig Padilla’s musical interpretation of the Heavens through spiritual/cosmic/romantic/space music. To him, most of all it’s a happy place whether found in the clouds above, deep within one’s self, somewhere in the universe or wherever the listener finds their own version of Heaven. In the creation of…

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