Album highlight : microtub / Bite of the Orange
Robin Hayward - Microtonal F-tuba
Peder Simonsen - Microtonal C-tuba
Martin Taxt - Microtonal C-tuba
Bite of the Orange is Microtub’s third album on SOFA. On ‘Bite of the Orange’ the three tuba players dig deeper into the sphere of just intonation. Robin Hayward has composed two new pieces for the group focusing on the 11th and 13th harmonics, resulting in a strong microtonal character. The canadian music critic Stuart Broomer picked Microtub as one of the highlights of the FIMAV festival inVictoriaville last year, and wrote
Sofa is a norwegian record label established by Ivar Grydeland and Ingar Zach in 2000. The label's focus is to release new improvised music from Norway.