STTG No. 086 / Xenomachinx Horizons / By Channel Worker / 2020 / 60 Min

       CHANNEL WORKER IS A DUET BETWEEN RYAN WADE RUEHLEN &
       CC SORENSEN HOVERING AROUND BRASS, WOODWIND &
       ELECTRONIC COMPOSITION. WHILE RUEHLEN (ALTO SAXOPHONE) &
       SORENSEN (TRUMPET/VALVE TROMBONE) MOVE IN AND OUT OF
       EXTENDED TECHNIQUE, HARMONY AND DISSONANT IRREGULARITIES
       THROUGH EVER-CHANGING EFFECTS AND MIXER MODALITIES IN REAL TIME.
       EERIE SPELLS OF QUIETUDE ARE MATCHED WITH EQUALLY
       VOLUMOUS AND FRENETIC INTENSITIES DURING A CHANNEL
       WORKER LIVE SET. WHAT OFTEN COMES ACROSS AS PRE-CONCEIVED
       SONG MAKING IS IN REALITY AN IN-THE-MOMENT
       RESPONSE TO ENERGIES AND LOCALE (BOTH PHYSICAL AND PSYCHIC).
       THIS CASSETTE IS A WEAVE OF LIVE PERFORMANCES THE DUET PUT
       ON WHILE TRAVELING THROUGH THE MOUNTAIN / DESERT WEST OF
       THE UNITED STATES IN LATE 2018 & EARLY 2019. THIS COMPOSITION
       TAKES FROM WORK MADE AT THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS
       SEVENTH CIRCLE COLLECTIVE / DENVER CO
       CORPUS ARTS / ALBUQUERQUE NM
       SUBSPACE / TUCSON AZ
       ETIQUETTE / SANTA FE NM
       ELDORA MOUNTAIN PASS / ELDORA CO