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Ambient 1: Music for Airports

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All Music Guide - Linda Kohanov
Four subtle, slowly evolving pieces grace Eno's first conscious effort at creating ambient music. The composer was in part striving to create music that approximated the effect of visual art. Like a fine painting, these evolving soundscapes don't require constant involvement on the part of the listener. They can hang in the background and add to the atmosphere of the room, yet the music also rewards close attention with a sonic richness absent in standard types of background or easy listening music.
Rolling Stone - Jon Caramanica
A hypnotic, lush excursion into ambient music (which was until then ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Linda Kohanov
Four subtle, slowly evolving pieces grace Eno's first conscious effort at creating ambient music. The composer was in part striving to create music that approximated the effect of visual art. Like a fine painting, these evolving soundscapes don't require constant involvement on the part of the listener. They can hang in the background and add to the atmosphere of the room, yet the music also rewards close attention with a sonic richness absent in standard types of background or easy listening music.
Rolling Stone - Jon Caramanica
A hypnotic, lush excursion into ambient music (which was until then more a concept than a genre) that gave birth to a million electronic musicians.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/28/2009
  • Label: Emi Import
  • EAN: 5099968452322
  • Catalog Number: 6845232
  • Sales rank: 55,725

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 1/1 - Eno (17:21)
  2. 2 2/1 - Eno (8:54)
  3. 3 1/2 - Eno (12:07)
  4. 4 2/2 - Eno (9:38)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Brian Eno Primary Artist, Synthesizer, Electric Piano, Various
Robert Wyatt Piano
Christa Fast Vocals, Voices
Christine Gomez Vocals, Voices
Inge Zeininger Vocals, Voices
Christine Gomez Vocals
Technical Credits
Robert Wyatt Composer
Rhett Davies Composer, Engineer
Brian Eno Composer, Producer, Engineer, Liner Notes, Artwork, Concept, Audio Production
Dave Hutchins Engineer
Konrad Plank Engineer
Simon Heyworth Mastering
Andrew Day Redesign
David Hutchins Engineer
Conny Plank Engineer
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