Memory Spaces

Memory Spaces
Album, field recordings, collages
Team Solo
Status Out (self-produced)
Year 2022

Birds, insects, a plane.
A piano.
A cleaning truck.
Church bells, voices.
A piano.
A voice message.
Rain, guitar.
Bells, bowls, whistles.

Fay, France, 2022.
Calice Ligure, Italy, 2022.
Paris, France, 2017.
Paris, France, 2020.
Verbania, Italy, 2020.
Paris, France, 2019.
Montreuil, France, 2022.
Paris, France, 2021.
Athée, France, 2022.
Montreuil, France, 2022.

Recording, composing, mixing by Jules Valentin.
Final mix by Boris Allenou.
No mastering.
Cover art by Jules Valentin.

First aired 14 09 2022
on EHFM radio
on the invitation of Boris Allenou
as part of his radio show Arne’s Yellow Bucket.

Materials :
• Birds, insects, and a plane, recorded in Fay, France, 2022.
• Birds in the mountains of Calice Ligure, Italy, 2022, recorded at dusk.
• Recording of an improvisation on a detuned piano, Paris, 2017.
• A cleaning truck recorded through the window of an apartment on sixth floor on boulevard du Temple, Paris, France, 2020.
• Church bells & voices recorded in Verbania, Lago Maggiore, Italy, 2020.
• Recording of Narumi Iwase (piano) interpreting Saint-Saëns, Les Cloches de Las Palmas, étude #4 op.111, in the Salle Cortot (architect Auguste Perret), Paris, France, 20 november 2019.
• Several recordings of a section of the movie L’Avventura (1960), by Michelangelo Antonioni, through poor quality speakers, Montreuil, France, 2022.
• A message left on my voice mail, Paris, 2021, recorded under a blanket.
• An improvisation on guitar recorded under the rain in Athée, France, 2022.
• Bells, bowls, whistles, recorded in Montreuil, France, 2022. 

Released November 4, 2022.

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