released March 22, 2017
Chris‘ violin is by Graham Caldersmith.
Graham plays electric guitar (all tracks except 3 and 8), acoustic guitar (tracks 6 and 8), and acoustic baritone guitar (track 3). Both acoustics are by Peter Madill (www.madillguitars.co.nz
All tracks composed, improvised and arranged collectively by The String Contingent. The creative development of this album was captured by Rafael Schneider and Sophia Marlen Probst as part of our residency at Four Winds, Bermagui. See www.fourwinds.com.au
to learn more.
This album was made on the land of the Yuin people.
Produced by The String Contingent. Recorded in the Windsong Pavillion at Four Winds, Bermagui, NSW, Australia 13-16 April 2016 by Jonathan Palmer. Edited and mixed by Jonathan Palmer. Mastered by Adam Dempsey at Jack the Bear Studios, Melbourne.
Album photography and graphics by Rafael Schneider Mediadesign
To the fantastic team at Four Winds – it was an honour to create music in your space. Thank you for the privilege.
To those who attended the live recordings – thanks for being a part of this album and creating a safe atmosphere for us to improvise in.
To the wider Bermagui community – thanks for making us feel so welcome … and for having such great coffee and bread in town!
To our families, friends and fans – your ongoing support is incredible, and we thank you for helping us to continue our musical journey together.
To Jon, Raf and Soph – thanks for being such integral parts of this project.
To Wally T. Wombat, for always watching.