LP/CD/DL SOFA 552
Release date: October 7
Ingar Zach is back with his 5th solo album, le stanze, his third solo album for SOFA. On “le stanze” Ingar Zach continues his extraordinary original music making, using percussion and electronics as sources for his compositions. After the remarkable M.O.S. album on SOFA in 2010, le stanze only confirms Ingar Zach’s high level of sound creation and musical form. The four pieces on this brilliant album goes further in breaking new ground for percussion music. The music is beautifully captured by engineer Miguel Angel Tolosa. Don’t miss out on this stunning album by one of Norway’s most creative contemporary artists.
Ingar Zach is known for his solo work and in groups like MURAL, Dans les arbres, Huntsville to name a few. Over the last 20 years he has been involved in the new generation of exploratory artist from scandinavia, collaborating with artists as Jim O’Rourke, John Tilbury, Keith Rowe, Nels Cline, Glenn Kotche, Derek Bailey, Evan Parker to name a few. He started the label SOFA together with Ivar Grydeland in 1999 and has released over 70 albums on different labels such as, ECM, Hubro, SOFA, Rune Grammofon. As a soloist he has released 5 albums, including le stanze from 2016, and he has toured North America, Japan, Australia, Europe, Chile, Argentina, Mexico and Colombia with his ensembles.