Love for sound, love for nature
The nature of sound, the sound
Solo music project of autodidact
improvising composer Timo van Luijk (Finland, 1967) mainly working with
dismissed acoustic instruments, various (sound) objects and magnetic tape.
The music is based on structured
improvisations creating free form arrangements.The intuitive and emotive
aspect form the core of the musical approach. All publications are privately
released on the label La Scie Dorée, on LP format only.
The actual Af Ursin live setting
consists of applied mechanics of an old sewing machine and motorised percussion
combined with a variety of acoustic instruments / (sound) objects and tape
manipulation. An intimate set of reflective subtle primitivism partly amplified,
Collaborations and group projects
include work with Noise-Maker's Fifes, Onde, In Camera (with Christoph
Heemann), Asra (with Raymond Dijkstra), Kris Vanderstraeten, Frederik Croene,
Limpe Fuchs, Nurse with Wound, Tony Conrad.
Concerts in various formations took
place in Europe, Japan and Russia.
More information (music, photos
etc.) available on www.lasciedoree.be