Audio mini-CDr [ju11]
Forth issue of the second season of “La Rivière” CD series, “Frozen Moment” by Jacques Soddell is a new work from, and inspired by the series of recordings made around the Taurion Valley .
Photographs by Yves Lapeyre
Jacques Soddell is an Australian sound and video artist, who works in performance, installation & theatre, principally with field recordings which he often manipulates beyond recognition and layers them to create electroacoustic compositions.
Recent projects include Precipice, Pandemonium Pavillions, The River, Memory Fragment #1, Museum of Lost Sounds (with Paul Fletcher) and I’m Dreaming of a French Meadow (with Jude Anderson, Tara Gilbee & Cedric Peyronnet).
He curates experimental music series Undue Noise in Bendigo Australia, runs sound art label cajid media and presents Possible Musics, an experimental music program on Bendigo community radio (since 1983).
He was an environmental microbiologist in a former life.