Each Sound must hawe its own entity and life. What I am doing in my compositions is to create a web of intertonal relationships, while trying to safeguard the possibility of aurally perceiving the individual entity and life of every single tone in that relationship. Jo Kondo
JO KONDO (1947)
ENSEMBLE L’ART POUR L’ART
MATTHIAS KAUL percussion, HARTMUT LEISTRITZ piano,
NELE B. NELLE clarinet, EVA PRESSL harp.
ASTRID SCHMELING flute, MICHAEL SCHRÖDER guitar and conducting (2, r, 8)
4, 5, 7 & 8 are first recordings
1 Walk (1976) 6:12
2 An Elder’s Hocket (1979) 3:48
3 Pendulums (1990) 8:02
4 Aquarelle (1990) 12:18
5 Winsen Dance Step (1995) 10:04
6 Duo (1982) 6:50
7 Words (1986) 7:12
8 An Insular Style (1980) 7:56
Total Time 63:50
Production: Deutschland Funk. Köln; Produced by Reinhard Öhlschlägel; Recording: February 4?i,
1997 at Sendesaal Deutschland Funk; Recording supervisor: Christoph Claßen;
CD-master by Peter Pfister; Liner notes by Jo Kondo; Photo Jo Kondo by Masaco Kondo;
Photo Ensemble by Achim Duwentäster; Graphic concept by fuhrer vienna;
Executive Production by Pia & Werner X. Uehlinger.
1998, Edition of 3000 CD’s.
Printed by Lüdin AG, 4410 Liestal, Swiczerland