The official repress of the sought after 12″ Maxi
Orient meets Occident. Collector edition of Jaime Zenamon’s debut album from 1984 available now!
Zenamon studied guitar and composition in Israel, Spain, Portugal and in various South American countries and was student of Abel Carlevaro. He worked as teacher at the Berlin music university (HdK) from 1980 until the 1992.
The album was recorded at Christopher Franke’s (Tangerine Dream) studio and features Udo Hanten from the cult Krautrock project “YOU“. Similar sound compared to Cluster, Neu!, Kraftwerk but with stronger esoteric world music influences.
Nandu Muley playing the Santoor, a 100 string music instrument which was already used by Syrian musicians for the production of their hits some thousand years ago 🙂
Originally released on Polydor in 1984 the album get’s re-released for the first time by Private Records in 2015. Remastered from the original master tapes at 24 Bit.
Really rare recordings, especially the 12“ is one of the most valuable and sought after german electronic records of the 1980’s.
Listen to the complete album on the Private Records Youtube channel: