Derek Monypeny – Unjust Intonation (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24bit/44,1kHz | Time – 37:00 minutes | 324 MB | Genre: New Age
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download | Front Cover | © Trouble In Mind Records
Unjust Intonation (aka Unequal Temperament, aka The Poorly-Tuned Guitar) consists of 4 short sections of my guitar playing run through a digital time-stretching effect, which pulled the sections into various long-duration forms like so much salt water taffy.
This process revealed fascinating (to me, anyway) sound-worlds not clearly present in the original recordings.
I don’t consider this music to be ambient. If you can ‘zone out’ to it, though, Jah bless.
I want to thank Trouble In Mind for working with me on this project, and I also want to thank the many brilliant pioneers, giants, and current practitioners of what is inaccurately labeled as ‘minimalist music’ for their deep inspiration.
-Derek Monypeny, Yucca Valley, CA, March 2021
1. Unjust Intonation Part One (07:46)
2. Unjust Intonation Part Two (10:29)
3. Unjust Intonation Part Three (08:41)
4. Unjust Intonation Part Four (10:05)