Neil Leonard - composition, alto saxophone, electronics, field recordings
The compositions were created during a Robert Rauschenberg Foundation Residency in Captiva, Florida in 2016 with field recordings from Cuba made in 2016 for the installation "Matanzas Sound Map" created for documenta 14. Released June, 2017.
12" vinyl disk and download.
SECURITY VEHICLES ONLY
Live recording of concert by Amnon Wolman and Neil Leonard at Experimental Intermedia Foundation, NYC, December 2016.
Released September 9, 2017
Amnon Wolman: composition, live electronics.
Neil Leonard: saxophone
John Ashbery: A Man of Words, Fear of Death (used with permission.)
Meditative, evocative electronic music created for a performance on Mount Vesuvius, Naples featuring samples from Kounellis' sculptures, local voices and soprano saxophone. For Kounellis (2014) is now available on cdbaby and iTunes.
Neil Leonard - woodwinds/compositions
Tom Lawton - piano (Dave Douglas, Don Byron)
Lee Smith - bass (Mongo Santamaria, Cedar Walton, Roberta Flack)
Craig McIver - drums (Max Roach M-Boom, Odean Pope)
"If anyone can 'in-soulmate' the computer in a manner which integrates it beautifully and subtly with the heart and soul of the human artist, that person is Neil Leonard, and this CD is the realization of this worthy goal."
- George Russell