Klangfarbenmelodie: detailed background notes to the compositions

landschaft 019

Available to listen to and buy at Bandcamp

Release date: 28 June 2021

Format: digital download. Artwork and typography by Landschaft.

The work explained

A term coined by composer Arnold Schoenberg to describe a style of composition that employs several different kinds of tone colors to a single pitch or to multiple pitches. This is achieved by distributing the pitch or melody among several different instruments. This exposition explores the concept placing sound-colour within a landscape of slowly evolving drone..