Thursday, January 29
Africa Express Announce Terry Riley's In C Mali
"It was 50 years ago this month when Terry Riley's iconic minimalist composition 'In C' received its world premiere. To mark the anniversary, Africa Express—the organization that brings together musicians from multiple cultures, continents, and genres—will release an album featuring their 41-minute version of the piece. Africa Express Presents... Terry Riley's In C Mali is out digitally on November 24 and physically on January 26 via Transgressive. It was co-produced and mixed by Mouse on Mars' Andi Toma. That's a five-minute sample above." Pitchfork (Video)
YouTube: Africa Express Presents... Terry Riley's In C Mali (5 minute Edit), Africa Express Presents... Terry Riley's In C Mali 40:50
December 2007: Terry Riley, March 2010: In C, December 2010: Terry Riley & Gyan Riley, April 2011: Terry Riley - Shri Camel: Morning Corona, Terry Riley rare footage, live in the 70s, 2014 March: Kronos Quartet Plays Terry Riley: Salome Dances for Peace (1989).