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TO / THOMAS TILLY - Codex Amphibia (Phonotaxis)

Format: CD+booklet
Label & Cat.Number: Aposiopese APO 015
Release Year: 2021
Note: where SCIENCE and SOUND-ART meets: recordings from frogs during their "explosive breeding" phase, captured in French Guyana, in collaboration with the French National Center for Scientific Research => field recordings from frogs from different places, with additional electronics patterns... seven tracks with "unprocessed Phonography", but also with additional electronics are presented, together with a 24 page; very nice release from this prolific French composer
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Cd Digipack | APO 15
Booklet 24 pages + Leporello 5 pages.

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Codex amphibia (Phonotaxis) has been recorded, composed and mixed between 2016 and 2020 in French Guiana and France by Thomas Tilly.
released June 29, 2021

Teaser : www.youtube.com/watch?v=n1FH_8YPknk

Video teaser of the sound art and herpetology project realized by Thomas Tilly (composer) and Antoine Fouquet (Research associate at The French National Center for Scientific Research) during the frogs explosive breeding phenomenon, french Guiana 2016-2018. Pictures by Antoine Fouquet, Thomas Tilly and Audric Broux.

This Pieces are part of a both scientific and artistic collaborative project conducted with Herpetologist Antoine Fouquet, research associate at French National Center for Scienctific Research Cnrs. These compositions follow Codex amphibia (an interpretation of the explosive breeding), released in 2018 on Glistening Examples.
This work has benefited from an "Investissement d'Avenir" grant managed by Agence Nationale de la Recherche (CEBA, ref. ANR-10-LABX-25-01), and has been supported by Le Lieur Multiple, Jazz Poitiers, Csar, Studio d'en Haut, and has benefited of the grand "Brouillon d'un rve, Pierre Schaeffer", by SCAM.