Released September 9, 2009
MIDDLE EASTERN ODDITIES (MEO) is an electro-organic trip throught the deserts and the most emotionaly contradictory cities in the world. The constant pursue of understanding between races, cultures and music,…and as well trying to find the symbiosis between elctronic and shymphonic sounds. Middle Easter Oddities belongs to that rare type of genre that explores the underlying references between parallel but apparent conflicting musical worlds. It features the Bratislava Symphony Orchestra on one side and the the pure synthetic electronic realm on the other.
OSCAR KAISER is a composer and arranger of film, known amongst other for the famous avantgarde soundtrack for the cult movie “Yo”; aka “Me” in english. Well know for his versatility in a myriad of musical fields he composes as well for video games, advertising, cartoons and as a multimedia artist has received international praise and awards for Bit Byte Beat, an online compositional programme based on aleatoric parameters from users. He has worked with Toyo Ito (JAP), Warren Burt (USA), Kate Neal (AUS), Mayke Nas (NL), Eugene Ugetti (IT) and is an active player with SpeakPercussion (AUS), etc. Currently is composing and working for the MEDIA programme of the EU and for the European Association of Animation Industry. In MEO He took care of the composition and orchestratkion for the BSO.
PABLO SCHVARZMAN is a renown musician and programmer. He has extensively work for Axel Krygier (Arg), Shuarma (ex Elefantes) (Spain), Gary Willis (USA), Butch Morris (USA), Enrique Bunbury (Spain), Dafnis Prieto (Cuba), Dani Macaco, Agustí Fernandez, Raynald Colom, Llibert Fortuny amonst others. Some of his tracks from “Madre Fucking Patrias” and “Pereré EP” (DjWagner Pa & Pablo Schvarzman) were compiled and included in Tango Club -Outcaste / Emi-(UK), Elevage Tango Sessions -Ultrapop- (ARG) and the documentary “Brown is the New Green” for the PBS by Phillip Rodriguez (USA),”Futurismo Latino” and Radio Chango’s “Añejo Reserva 7 Años“. In MEO He was in charge of all the programming, electronic sequencing, effects, sampling and final mixing.
Mastering: Mateu Martinez.