Lucy Railton & Kit Downes “Subaerial”

Many things about Subaerial seem impossible. Across seven spontaneous duets, Lucy Railton and Kit Downes conjure enthralling sonic spells using cello, organ, and empty space. Recorded at Skálholt Cathedral in southern Iceland, the duo travel across expansive landscapes, using various forms of drone, free improvisation, and modern classical music as touchstones before obliterating any notions of categorization. Subaerial is a mesmerizing exploration of divine sound worlds. Railton and Downes … Continue reading Lucy Railton & Kit Downes “Subaerial”