PETER BRODERICK – OLD TIME / SOLACE IN GALA

The release of Music For Confluence will be preceded by the double A-side single Old Time / Solace In Gala on November 7th and includes an exclusive digital 14-track bonus score entitled Music For Grace And Mercy – a film of Haitians helping Haitians.

You can get it on Vinyl/Download here:
erasedtapes.com/store/index/ERATP035

And you can PRE-ORDER the album on CD/Download here:
erasedtapes.com/store/index/ERATP036

MUSIC FOR CONFLUENCE – Score by Peter Broderick

Following on from his contemporary dance scores Music For Falling From Trees and Music For Congregation, November 28th, 2011 will see Broderick return with a brand new work released on Erased Tapes Records, entitled Music For Confluence. Created for documentary filmmakers Jennifer Anderson and Vernon Lott, the soundtrack takes the listener through waves of stark emotions.

'I had been asked to make the score for a documentary film called Confluence. The film is based in the Lewiston, Idaho area, not too far from where I grew up in the USA, and it chronicles several mysterious cases of young girls found murdered or gone missing around 1980, all of which seem to lead back to one man who for a variety of reasons has not been able to be charged with these crimes.

I set out to create some textural soundscapes which could compliment the building tension of the story without being too intrusive or suggestive. Days and nights, snowed in and experimenting with layers and layers of whichever instruments I had around, finding a murky atmosphere that fit with the uneasy feeling which the film gave to me. On New Year's Eve I was inside, recording the final notes for the score. I had finished everything except the piece for the credits. After speaking with one of the directors of the film, Vernon Lott, we decided the song for the credits should be different from the rest of the score. So while the fireworks were exploding outside my window, I was recording Old Time, a song which for me felt like a breath-of-fresh-air after story which can only leave you wondering…'
– Peter Broderick

The official Confluence trailer can be watched here: vimeo.com/erasedtapes/confluence

The official Grace And Mercy trailer can be watched here: vimeo.com/13145302

CREDITS

Artist: Peter Broderick
Title: Old Time
Length: 3’28’’
Directors: Vernon Lott & Jennifer Anderson
Cinematography: Philip Bloom
Label: Erased Tapes Records
Year: 2011
Album: Music For Confluence
Music written by: Peter Broderick
Copyright: © 2011 Erased Tapes Records Ltd.
Website: erasedtapes.com | peterbroderick.net

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