Ten years after Palermo Shooting soundtrack, German composer and musician Irmin Schmidt (CAN) announced the release of a new album of piano pieces. 5 Klavierstücke is released by Mute in conjunction with Spoon Records on November 23rd. He explains: “The tracks are spontaneous meditations, only played once and recorded simultaneously – no edits or corrections. They are formed from an emotional memory in which Schubert, Cage, Japan (Gagaku) and Can are equally present.”

Klavierstück V” is the first excerpt. Listen below.