03.03.15 - BILL SEAMAN - EILEAN 33 -
artist : bill seaman
album : f (noir)
date : 03.03.15
map point : eilean 33
color : green
season : spring
duration : 55.10 mn
edition : limited to 130 copies
Bill Seaman music often combines his own structured piano improvisations, composed selections of samples, as well as elaborate computational and analogue abstractions. As a media theorist, he is interested in notions of intelligent systems and computational creativity. His recent collaborations include Light Folds – The Seaman and the Tattered Sail with Craig Tattersall (Facture) – The Humble Bee , The Boats; Minor Distance with Daniel Howe (Cotton Goods); and s_straits with John Supko (Cotton Goods). He has been active as a media artist, making the soundtracks to all of his works historically.
With " f (noir) " he presents his first solo album.
bill seaman :
marco cadioli (art cover):
(f) noir was produced by Bill Seaman // Mastered by Mathias Van Eecloo // Cover art by Marco Cadioli //
Graphic Design by Superfluxgrafizm.
Bill Seaman — Piano, Assorted Samples, Composition of Samples
Marissa Katarina Bergmann — Featured Vocals (sample recording) / Piano on track 6 (sample recording)
Craig Tattersall — Synth Bass and Tape Work (sample recording)
Robert Ellis-Geiger — Trumpet (sample recording)
Ciompi Quartet — (sample recording)
Eric Pritchard / Hsiao-mei Ku (violins)
Jonathan Bagg (violin and viola)
Fred Raimi (cello)
© 2014-2015 Bill Seaman / Eilean Rec.