Field Studies is a series of audio releases, conceived as a collection of soundworks and studies on field recording, available on cassette and digital download.
Cassettes are carefully duplicated in real time on high quality tape (Recording the Masters Fox type I, type II depending on availability) with Aiwa AD-F660/Nakamichi Dr-2 three head cassette decks.
Digital download is free, in lossless FLAC/ALAC format.
The entire catalogue will be available as long as the project goes on.
No limited editions.
Glauco Salvo is a musician active in the alternative scene in Italy. His research is focused on exploring new paths in folk, rock and experimental music using string instruments, analog electronics and audio recording/playback devices. He works on interaction with listening in open spaces, on the elaboration of artificial soundscapes, and on the relation between listening experience and audio recording technology.
He plays solo, in the alternative folk band Comaneci, in duo with Giovanni Lami and he curates music and sound design for contemporary dance pieces.
He worked with artists such as Marco Parente, Amycanbe, Above the Tree, Enrico Malatesta, Alessandro Bosetti, Aristide Rontini, Annamaria Ajmone, Cristina Kristal Rizzo.
With Enrico Malatesta and Giovanni Lami he is part of MU, association and collective promoting concerts, didactic activities and listening practices regarding non-conventional music and sound from a social, cultural and perceptual perspective.