Monsoon Point

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All Music Guide - Jim Brenholts
Monsoon Point is about a specific point in time -- a point when things begin to mellow and reality is questioned. Thus, Monsoon Point evolves from poisoned sting to pointed arrow. Al Gromer Khan electronics and keyboards and Amelia Cuni Indian dhrupad singing blend their immense talents to create this ethereal experience. This is a quiet CD, intended for listening alone at night and in the dark. Khan's keyboards drift aimlessly from a smooth drone to distant points in midair. They disappear only to be replaced by more atmospheres or by Cuni's masterful vocals. Those vocals can also serve as another drone or another starting point for the atmospheres. The atmospheres blend...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Jim Brenholts
Monsoon Point is about a specific point in time -- a point when things begin to mellow and reality is questioned. Thus, Monsoon Point evolves from poisoned sting to pointed arrow. Al Gromer Khan electronics and keyboards and Amelia Cuni Indian dhrupad singing blend their immense talents to create this ethereal experience. This is a quiet CD, intended for listening alone at night and in the dark. Khan's keyboards drift aimlessly from a smooth drone to distant points in midair. They disappear only to be replaced by more atmospheres or by Cuni's masterful vocals. Those vocals can also serve as another drone or another starting point for the atmospheres. The atmospheres blend seamlessly and become a soundscape of extraordinary stature. Khan and Cuni use their skills to incorporate silence into the sound design. This disc will appeal to fans of Alio Die, Mathias Grassow, Klaus Wiese, Brian Eno, and Darshan Ambient.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/10/2007
  • Label: New Earth Records
  • UPC: 714266271424
  • Catalog Number: 2714
  • Sales rank: 71,401

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Monsoon Point - Amelia Cuni (55:32)
  2. 2 Ambient Soundscape (Continued)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Al Gromer Khan Primary Artist, Keyboards
Amelia Cuni Vocals
Kai Taschner Synthesizer
Technical Credits
Al Gromer Khan Composer, Producer, Liner Notes
Shivananda Cover Design
Waduda Art Direction
Waduda Paradiso Art Direction
Tony Krantz Author
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