2 CDs                                                            Evil Clown 9238

PEK Solo ‐ Precedents

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Evil Clown Headquarters, Waltham MA

PEK - All Intruments 

Disc 1
1) Events - 28:20 (1/12/2020) - bass tromboon, gong, loop pedal, delay, effects, voice
2) Precursors – 20:50 (1/21/2020) - flute, alto flute, gong, Russian wood flute, slide whistles, loop pedal, delay, Ableton mix
3) Antecedents – 28:19 (1/25/2020) - contrabass clarinet, loop pedal, delay

Disc 2
4) Precedents – 1:11:50 (2/22/2020) - clarinet & contrabass clarinet, alto, tenor & bass saxophones, mussette, tarota, contrabassoon, bass tromboon, C flute, Russion wood flute, Christmas flute, sheng, game calls, gongs, bell tree, brontosaurus & tank bells, bells, Englephone, crotales, cymbells, trine, chimes, d[ronin], daxophone, loop pedal, delay, Ableton Mix* *Samples from 1-3 and the Evil Clown Catalog


Audio CD                                                            Evil Clown 9232

PEK Solo ‐ Coefficient of Unity

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1) Coefficient of Unity - 1:09:10
     Evil Clown Headquarters ‐ 27 October 2019

PEK ‐ sopranino & tenor saxophones, contralto clainet, sheng, fog horn, game calls, gongs, chimes, hand chimes, crotales, daxophone, [d]ronin, mpa 019, therimin with moogerfooger, aquasonic, loops, signal processing

Audio CD                                                            Evil Clown 9187

PEK Solo ‐ Non-Local Causality

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1) Non-Local Causality - 1:10:10
     Evil Clown Headquarters ‐ 2 August 2018

PEK ‐ Contraalto Clarinet, Replicator Analog Delay, Moog Moogerfooger


3 Audio CDs                                                            Evil Clown 9248

PEK Solo ‐ Some Truths are Known

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Evil Clown Headquarters, Waltham MA - June and July 2020


- CD 1:  “The universe is under no obligation to make sense to you”
              for Neal DeGrass Tyson  - 1:18 :51
- CD 2:  “The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge,”
              for Stephen Hawking - 1:17:46
- CD 3:  "The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing," 
               for Socrates – 1:18:59

PEK ‐ -Composition, all instruments, recording, mixing, mastering

- Clarinets   (soprano, b flat, g albert, alto, metal pipe bass, bass, contralto, contrabass)
- Saxophones   (sopranino, soprano, bamboo soprano, alto,  tenor, bari, bass)
- Double Reeds   (oboe, musette, tarota, dulzaina, shenai, nadaswaram, guanzi, english horn, mini-bassoon, bassoon, contrabassoon, tenor & bass tromboon)
- Flutes & Whistles   (C flute, alto flute, Christmas flute, large bamboo flute, 3 hole Russian flute, triple slide whistle, penny whistle, ney, hulusi)
- Recorders   (soprano, alto, tenor, baritone)
- Free-reed aerophones   (sheng, melodica, accordion, concertina)
- Other Winds (tarogato, goat horn, fog horn, kazoo, wind & crank sirens)
- Electronics   (Moog subsequent, mallet kat, prophet, daxophone, [d]ronin, ms-20, ewi, signal processing, Arp Odyssey, Moog Theremin with Moogerfooger)
- Strings   (electric cello, electric bass, guyzheng, yangqin)
- Percussion   (tabla, ocean drum, talking drum, daiko, chains, gongs, thunder sheet, plate gong, brontosaurus and tank bells, glockenspiel, crotales, cymbells, Englephone, orchestral chimes, hand chimes, chimes, Tibetan bells & bowls, bells, temple bells, bell tree, trines, flex-a-tone, triangle, meinl galaxy, helix bowl, cymbals, finger cymbals, wah wah tube, cow bells, balafon, wood blocks, temple blocks, rachet, log drum, seed pod rattle, castanets, claves, rain stick)
- Other   (aquasonic, game calls, clown horns

CD                                                            Evil Clown 9246

PEK Solo ‐ Precedents

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Evil Clown Headquarters, Waltham MA


Audio CD                                                            Evil Clown 9227

PEK Solo ‐ Indexical Utterance

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1. Assertion 07:46
2. Indexical Utterance 47:35
     Evil Clown Headquarters ‐ 27 July 2019

PEK ‐ game calls


​​Schism 1:18:07             
Pre-mix 1 - recorders, flutes & bass tromboon (download bonus track)  

                   -4:41      
Pre-mix 2 - saxophones (download bonus track) - 5:08    
Pre-mix 3 - Tibetan Bowls, metal (download bonus track) - 5:36  
Pre-mix 4 - electronics (download bonus track) - 5:36     
Pre-mix 5 - Englephone, metal (download bonus track) - 5:14      
Pre-mix 6 - wood (download bonus track) - 4:56
Pre-mix 7 - low clarinets (download bonus track) - 5:04  
Pre-mix 8 - low double reeds (download bonus track) - 4:52        
Pre-mix 9 - sheng. melodica, accordian (download bonus track) - 4:31​


PEK - All Instruments 

clarinet, piccolo, contralto & contrabass clarinets, sopranino, soprano, bamboosoprano, alto, tenor, baritone & bass saxophones, guanzi, mussette, English horn, tarota, bassoon & contrabassoon, bass tromboon, recorders, C flute, alto flute, bamboo flute, Christmas flute, sheng, melodica, accordian, [d]ronin, bass guitar, mallet kat, moog subsequent, arp odyssey, Korg MS-20, theremin with moogerfooger, prophet synth, daxophone guzheng, yangqin, aquasonic, crank siren, game calls, Englephone, gongs, Tibentan bowls, brontosaurus & tank bells, crotatles, glockenspiel, thunder sheet, orchestral chimes, gongs, cymbells, trine, chimes, log drums, wood blocks, temple blocks, castenets, seed pod rattles, balafon, Ableton mixes


2 Audio CDs                                                            Evil Clown 9219

PEK Solo ‐ Closed and Open Universes

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Evil Clown Headquarters, Waltham MA  = 12, 15 & 30 June 2019

DISC 1: Closed Universes
1: Wave like Aspects of Particle Phenomena (gong) 01:22
2. Ring Singularities (wood flute) 07:43
3. Cosmic String Loop (English horn) 06:09
4. Geometry of Space (clarinet) 11:57
5. Spin Foam (3 slide whistles) 04:13
6. Closed Loops of Force (goat horn) 03:28
7. Quanta of Space (sheng) 08:59
8. Probability Amplitudes (alto saxophone) 09:11
9. Equations of motion (Christmas flute) 04:28
10. Intractability (tenor saxophone) 09:15
11. Spacetime intervals (alto flute) 05:54
12. Ring singularities reprise (wood flute) 01:47
13. Particle like aspects of wave phenomena (gong) 01:20 
DISC 2: Open Universes 
14.  Curvature of Space ​

PEK ‐ clarinet & contralto clarinet, alto, tenor & bass saxophones, English horn, goat horn, tarota, bamboo, Chistmas & alto flutes, slide whistles, sheng, Melodica, Akai Wind controller, moog subsequent, gongs, brontosaurus & tank bells, Englephone, digital delay, Ableton mix (samples from disc 1 (Closed Universes) pieces, From the Evil Clown Catalog, and specially recorded at evil Clown Headuarters)

Audio CD                                                Evil Clown 9194

PEK Solo ‐ Unreality of Time


Evil Clown Headquarters

10/6/2018

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1) Gateway to Nowhen - 22:48
PEK - daxophone, replicator analog delay, digital delay 
     PEK ‐ daxophone, replicator analog  delay, digital delay 


2) Virtual Eternity  - 54:26
     PEK ‐ alto sax, guanzi, wood flute, melodica, accordion, slide whistles,

     orchestral chimes, crotales, bells, Tibetan bowls, hand chimes, trine,

     wood blocks, rachets, two ended clappers, replicator analog delay, digital delay


Audio CD                                                            Evil Clown 9134

PEK Solo ‐ Thulsa Doom

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1.  Scalar Invariant Curvatures 13:27

          5 March 2017
2.  Thulsa Doom 47:29
          13 February 2017

3.  Ultraviolet Catastrophe 13:17 

          3 December 2016
4.  Scalar Invariant Curvatures - Reprise

          5 March 2017

PEK ‐ tarota, tube-o-phones, gong, [d]ronin, metal, hand chimes, 
    ableton mix, electronics, bass and sopranino saxophones, contra-alto 
    clarinet, clarinet, oboe, dulzaina, orchestral chimes, hand chimes, 
    melodicas

Audio CD                                                            Evil Clown 9170

PEK Solo ‐ Fulcrum

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1) Leverage - 1:15:24
     Evil Clown Headquarters ‐ 5 March 2018

PEK ‐ tenor & bass saxophones, clarinet & contraalto clarinet, bassoon, tarota, hand chimes, accordion, [d]ronin, wood, metal, aquasonic, daxophone, Atlantis gong, Ableton computer mix*

*samples from the Evil Clown archives and
newly recorded for this set at Evil Clown Headquarter

Audio CD                                                            Evil Clown 9150

PEK Solo, A Quartet of PEKs - The Strange Theory of Light & Matter

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Evil Clown Headquarters, Waltham MA 

August 3, 5, 6 2020

The Strange Theory of Light & Matter  - 1:15:41

PEK ‐ Composition, all instruments, recording, mixing, mastering

- Clarinets (Soprano, b flat, alto, bass, contralto, contrabass)
- Saxophones (sopranino, alto, tenor, bass)
- Double Reeds (oboe, musette, shenai, nadaswaram, guanzi, english horn, contrabassoon, tenor & bass tromboon)
- Flutes & Whistles (C flute, alto flute, Christmas flute, large bamboo flute, 3 hole Russian flute, penny whistle, Ocarina)
- Recorders (alto, tenor)
- Free-reed aerophones (sheng, melodica)
- Other Winds (tarogato, wind siren, game call)

Audio CD                                                            Evil Clown 9054

PEK Solo ‐ Unit Circle

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1) Unitary Groups ‐ 6:02
     Evil Clown Headquarters ‐ 3/9/2015
     PEK ‐ contrabassoon


2) Real‐Analytic Maps ‐ 1:04:30
     Evil Clown Headquarters ‐ 3/13/2015
     PEK ‐ contrabassoon, contra‐alto clarinet, alto clarinet, english
          horn, piccolo open‐hole oboe, shenai, nadaswaram,
          tenor and soprano saxophones, aquasonic, metal, voice


Audio CD                                                            Evil Clown 9046

Leap of Faith ‐ Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica

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1) On the Motion of Bodies ‐ 47:36
     Evil Clown Headquarters ‐ 2/17/2015
2) On the System of the World ‐ 26:46
     Evil Clown Headquarters ‐ 2/18/2015

PEK ‐ clarinets, tenor Saxophone, double reeds (1)
PEK ‐ alto saxophone (2)
Glynis Lomon ‐ cello, aquasonic, voice (1)
Steve Norton ‐ sopranino saxophone, alto saxophone, contra‐alto clarinet (1)

Audio CD                                                            Evil Clown 8

Leap of Faith ‐ Mans Descent to Hell 

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1) Congruences ‐ 20:17
2) Mans Descent to Hell (composed by PEK) ‐ 19:36
3) Number 3 ‐ 16:48
     Zeitgeist Gallery, Cambridge MA ‐ 3/11/2000
4) Fire and Brimstone ‐ 15:53
     Evil Clown Headquarters ‐ 5/15/2000

PEK ‐ clarinets, saxophones, bassoon (1‐4)
Glynis Lomon ‐ cello, voice (1‐3)
James Coleman ‐ theremin (1‐3)
Tatsuya Nakatani ‐ percussion (1‐3)
Seth Louis ‐ bass guitar (3)

PEK Solos on Leap of Faith Recordings

Audio CD                                                            Evil Clown 9042

PEK Solo ‐ Singularities

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1) Event Horizon ‐ 38:54
     Evil Clown Headquarters ‐ 1/24/2015
     PEK ‐ bassoon, clarinet, bass clarinet

2) Ergosphere ‐ 28:30
     Zeitgeist Gallery, Cambridge MA ‐ 3/14/1997
     PEK ‐ clarinets, saxophones, bassoon


Audio CD                                                            Evil Clown 9041

PEK Solo ‐ Partition of Unity

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1) Locally Compact Space ‐ 32:52
     Evil Clown Headquarters ‐ 1/10/2015
     PEK ‐ tenor saxophone

2) Unit Interval ‐ 42:30
     Zeitgeist Gallery, Cambridge MA ‐ 1/18/1997
     PEK ‐ clarinets, saxophones, bassoon

PEK Solo - Recordings

​On Leap of Faith: "Alien yet familiar, bizarre yet completely fascinating. Expanding, contracting, erupting, settling down, always as one force..." - Bruce Lee Gallanter, DMG

On Metal Chaos Ensemble: "... ​using unique strategies to yield densely active and eerily surreal music, an incredible excursion through experimental improvisation."   - Squidco website staff

Evil Clown ​