ambrose field - being dufay [ecm] - an absolutely amazing album. John Potter(Hilliard Ensemble) sings fragments of works by composer Guillaume Dufay (1397-1494). The vocals are accompanied by live- and studio electronics performed by Ambrose Field, recycling and reworking Potter’s vocal input. The result is spectacular. Here their website...Being Dufay
It's a small world.
I studied under Ambrose Field when I was at York Uni 11 years ago. He
taught electroacoustic music composition. I heard a fair bit of his material at concerts
performed at the Jack Lyons concert hall there. I have to say I wasn't a fan. In fact, his
style of high octane, 'uber-Hifi' material made me want to do something of a much more
Saying that, the track on the link is far more engaging.