Poland, 1982, avant-folk / ambient

Orkiestra Ósmego Dnia / Jan A. P. KaczmarekMuzyka na koniec: A beautiful, mostly-instrumental album centered around the meditative zither and its accompanying flutes. This is one of those rare albums that simultaneously disturbs and comforts, depending on whether you’re floating away on the woodwinds or being dragged back down to the cold earth by the screeching, cave-born strings. Minimal throughout. The vocals—when there are any—are distant and vaguely ritualistic.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s