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Robert Scott Thompson
Siren (Ambient)
Total Time: 57:54
Record Label: Aucourant Records
Catalog Number: AUREC 9902
UPC: 49783990223
Type: PRO CD-R
Released: 1999


Siren (Ambient) is the most evocative long-form ambient work ever realized based on the female voice. The entire hour-long work is created from the sultry singing of jazz vocalist Mary-Jo Bischoff. Through the use of composed models and their development using computer music techniques, unique textures and sounds were developed. These materials, used for the avant-garde computer music work Siren  were recast, according to probabilistic methods into a subtle, airy, ambient soundscape.

Ethereal and majestic, delicate and evocative, strange and unusual, this is perfect ambient music, superbly nuanced yet able to blend perfectly into any sonic landscape. A third version for ambient installation has also been created.

Beautifully recorded, mixed and spatialized in enveloping dynamic stereo. Totally engaging "thinking music." 
This recording has been re-mastered for re-release in 2007



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