Archive for the ‘sitar’ Category

For Solo Sitar in E (JI)

Saturday, May 27th, 2017

For Solo Sitar in E just intonation (the tempo picks up after a minute and a half)

Manifiestos Muerte Idrissa

Friday, July 25th, 2014

Idrisa Diallo


Manifiestos Muerte Idrissa is a harmonic series based spectral ambient drone soundscape using manipulate sitar and audio from freesound.org, recorded by Antigonia. If you listen closely you should be able to hear the famed “JI growl” towards the middle and beyond.

Background:

Manifiestos leidos frente al Centro de Internamiento para Extranjeros de Zona Franca (Barcelona) tras la muerte de Idrissa Diallo por denegación de asistencia médica.

Manifestos read in front of the Immigrant Detention Centre of Zon Franca (Barcelona) after Idrissa Diallo’s death because of police refusal of medical care.

A Breath of Grace (Sitar in Just Intonation)

Friday, March 28th, 2014


just the music – which will take a little bit to load.

TO download the video or music follow this link.

The Magi and Herod (Sitar in Just Intonation)

Monday, March 24th, 2014

You can download the full quality video and the mp3 at this self referential folder. Warning – NO attempt at playing authentic classical Indian music is made. None.

music only…. though half the fun is seeing my sitar faces 🙂

with a little luck you might be able to see the wondrous instruments of Andy’s Music in Chicago which is where I purchased the sitar.