STRINGS OF CONSCIOUSNESS
Philippe Petit (laptop/turntables) + Hervé Vincenti (guitar/laptop)
+ Lydwine Vanderhulst (deprepaired piano) + Sarah Elze (double bass)
+ Raphaelle Rinaudo (harp) + Andy Diagram (trumpet / electronics) +
Nicolas Dick (guitars) + Perceval Bellone (saxophone)
Strings Of Consciousness started as a string quartet, as its name makes
clear, but it is also a direct literary reference to the “stream
of consciousness”, a term that was earlier in the 20th century
to illustrate the flow of words echoing the narrator’s thoughts.
A narrative technique which is dear to the ensemble because of musical
improvisations they all feel strongly about.
Strings Of Consciousness wish to go beyond the traditional artistic
and stylistic approach to electronic musics, favouring the human touch.
Their common taste for risk-taking and for flights of sonic poetry has
seen them working on musical motifs that can evoke at times a stormy,
cinematic, or contemporary atmosphere.
This is Strings Of Consciousness’ first International release
but the ensemble is finalising its first album...