One year after Alam, French Lille-base composer and musician Christian Vasseur (acoustic, electric, weissenborn & bowed guitars,archlute, piano, indian harmonium, electronics, clapping, voice & field recordings) returned with a new album. Barreaux Dans Le Ciel is out now via Thirsty Leave Music. It features Noël Debève, Dorothée Pinto, Dominique Dauzat.
Christian composed, improvised, recorded & mixed these tracks during a 4-month residency (February-May 2017) in the north of France, where he worked with many people, among which (disabled) pupils & prisoners. He asked them to read, write & record haiku poems. The sound of their voices became the basis of this music project.Full streaming is available below.