El Jardín de las Matemáticas (The Garden of Mathematics) LP


Pre-order. Released 10.5.2024

Penultimate Press is proud to unveil a global collaboration that harnesses earth with combined members and atmospheres of Santiago, Chile, Salsipuedes, Argentina, Melbourne, Australia and Berlin, Germany.

El Jardín de las Matemáticas (The Garden of Mathematics) was written and recorded by Alvaro Daguer (Glorias Navales/A Full Cosmic Sound/ETCS Records), Pablo Picco (Bardo Todol/Bolinga Everest Records), Tomás Salvatierra (Glorias Navales) and Mark Harwood (Penultimate Press).

Utilising Chinese drum, ocarina, shakers, flutes, whistles, violin, bells, acoustic guitar, gongs, clarinet, n’vike, harmonium, Korg ms-20, moceño, tapes. owl flute and more, The Garden of Mathematics is an alluring, alien, bizarre, colourful, curious, fascinating, peculiar, romantic and astonishing recording where beauty coexists with unsusual atmospheres in an exotic exploration of sound and song.

Navigating waters possibly traversed by Angus Maclise, Pygmy Unit or Charlie Nothing the nine tracks the Garden brings forth take the listener on a journey through sound and song via nature and the expansive mind.

The results are a wild mix of folk, ethnomusicology, musique concrete and psychedelia.Credits:

Alvaro Daguer, Pablo Picco, Tomás Salvatierra & Mark Harwood.

Grabación y primera mezcla por Tomás Salvatierra & Alvaro Daguer en el estudio portátil de ETCS Records entre Enero y Julio del año 2023 en Santiago de Chile. Grabación y mezcla por Pablo Picco en Salsipuedes, Córdoba, Argentina entre Abril y Julio del año 2023.

Recording and first mix by Tomás Salvatierra & Alvaro Daguer in the portable studio of ETCS Records between January and July 2023 in Santiago de Chile. Recording and mixing by Pablo Picco in Salsipuedes, Córdoba, Argentina between April and July 2023.

Edición y master final en Berlín, Alemania por Mark Harwood entre Junio y Septiembre 2023 / Edited and final mix by Mark Harwood, Berlin, July 2023 – January 2024

Masterizado y cortado por Rashad Becker en Clunk, Berlín, Septiembre de 2023 / Mastered and cut by Rashad Becker at Clunk, Berlin January 2024

Obra de Fonia Quimoz / Artwork by Fonia Quimoz

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