Zizia

Ambient, Experimental, Non-Music

Information

Zizia is Amber Wolfe and Jarrod Fowler. Environmental recordings, natural objects, and musical instruments.

Presentations 2018

Sunday, 25 November, 2018. 8:00 - 10:00 PM. Coaxial Arts, Los Angeles, CA. Zizia and Michael Pisaro.
Saturday, 03 November, 2018. 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Gallery 1412, Seattle, WA.
Friday, 19 October, 2018. 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM. Narloch Piano Studio, Chicago, IL.
Monday, 08 October, 2018. 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Rhizome, Washington, DC.
Sunday, 07 October, 2018. 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM. Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA.
Thursday, 27 September, 2018. 9:00 PM - 12:00 AM. H0L0, Queens, NY.
Saturday, 15 September, 2018. 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Washington Street Art Center, Somerville, MA.

Publications

Zizia (22-September 2018). Zizia [Audio Cassettes & Digital Audio]. Private Press.
    Cassettes, USA: $24.
    Cassettes, International: $24.
    Digital, International: $12.

Tracklist

  1. ... water vowel Venus tonic tone taste stagnate spring silver silica sculpture Scorpio seven rye rhythmic-system prepare plant Pisces pigment phlegmatic oxygen nourish Neptune music Moon Mercury lymphocyte lung listen life-spirit life leaf larva imagine horsetail haphazard filter feel fantasize equinox etheric-body dream digest design deficiency dandelion damp copper compost community circulate cane Cancer butterfly bitter biogen ... [20:00]
  2. ... acid aerogen air aluminum animal Aquarius aster astral-body barley carrot chamomile chaos chlorine compose compress consciousness consonant-vowel contract cosmic external fertilize flavonoid flower fourteen gold Gemini hear-listen honey hot immunity inspire Jupiter kidney leucocyte Libra light music nitrogen phosphorous population provision pupa rhythm sanguine sedate smell solstice soul sour spirit-self sulfur summer Sun wasp yang yarrow ... [20:00]
  3. ... will warmth valerian twenty-one sweet species soul-body seed see savory Saturn Sagittarius repeat regulate random pyrogen produce potassium polysaccharide poetry perform perceive oat mint metabolism Mars manure maintain listen-listen Leo lead iron intuit imago I hydrogen human heart generate fruit fire erythrocyte equinox ego echo dry decay create conserve choleric blood beetle bean autumn ash Aries ... [20:00]
  4. ... alkali architecture beet brain calcium Capricorn carbon cold consonant corpse crucifer depress distort Earth ecosystem egg evaluate expand fly form geogen hear improvise internal iron magnesium melancholic mineral muscle nerve-sense nettle oak order physical-body place pungent root salt serum skeleton sodium soil solid solstice spirit-human stimulate support Taurus think touch Virgo volatile wheat winter yin zero ... [20:00]

Credits

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  • Composed and produced by Zizia, 2016-2018
  • Designed by Moé Kamura and Zizia
  • Mastered by Taku Unami
  • Distributed by hibari music
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Collaborators

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  • AB2-3(X, Si)4O10(O, F, OH)2
  • Achillea millefolium L.
  • Agapostemon spp.
  • Agelaius phoeniceus (Linnaeus, 1766)
  • American Printing House for the Blind GE M5194 Cassette Recorder
  • Ampeg B100R Rocket Bass Combo Amplifier
  • Andrena spp.
  • Anthidium oblongatum Illiger, 1806
  • Apis mellifera Linnaeus, 1758
  • Audacity Muti-Track Audio Editor and Recorder
  • Aulos A211A Tenor Recorder with Baroque Fingering
  • Augochora pura (Say, 1835)
  • Augochlorella aurata (Smith, 1853)
  • Behringer Eurorack MX602A Mixer
  • Bombus spp.
  • Bos taurus Linnaeus, 1758
  • BOSS CS-3 Compression Sustainer
  • BOSS FV-500H Volume Pedal
  • BOSS NS-2 Noise Suppressor
  • BOSS SP-303 Dr. Sample
  • Boswellia sacra Flueck.
  • Casio SK-1
  • Ceratina calcarata Robertson, 1900
  • Chamaecrista fasciculata (Michx.) Greene
  • Choroi Quinta Pentatonic Flute - Pear Wood - A = 432 Hz
  • CO2
  • Cold Gold Balanced Hydrophone
  • Cold Gold Buffered XLR Contact Microphone
  • Crotalaria sagittalis L.
  • Equisetum arvense L.
  • Eutrochium spp.
  • Fender Blues Junior Laquered Tweed Tube Combo Amplifier
  • Greer Amps Lightspeed Organic Overdrive
  • Ghungroo
  • H2O
  • Halictus spp.
  • Harmony 4080 Combo Amplifier
  • Helianthus spp.
  • Heliopsis helianthoides (L.) Sweet
  • Hylaeus modestus Say, 1837
  • Hyalophora cecropia (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Kay Hollow Body Electric Guitar
  • Kent Hollow Body Electric Bass
  • Larynx
  • Lasioglossum spp.
  • Latin Percussion CP374 Sleigh Bells
  • Marantz PMD-660
  • Mason & Hamlin Style 12 Reed Organ
  • Matricaria recutita L.
  • M-Audio Keystation 61ES
  • Megachile spp.
  • Melissodes spp.
  • Monarda spp.
  • Mooer Audio Slow Engine
  • MXR Q Zone Fixed-Wah
  • New Standard Tuning
  • Oenothera biennis L.
  • Origin Effects Cali76 Compact Bass Compressor
  • Osmia spp.
  • Phyllostachys aureosulcata McClure
  • Pinus spp.
  • Polistes fuscatus (Fabricius, 1793)
  • Polygonia spp.
  • Pseudacris crucifer (Wied-Neuwied, 1838)
  • Pteridium aquilinum (L.)
  • Quercus spp.
  • Rhus typhina L.
  • Robinia pseudoacacia L.
  • RØDE NT1000 Condensor Microphone
  • RØDE NT3 Condensor Microphone
  • Roland JU-06
  • Roland SH-01A
  • Sambucus canadensis L.
  • Salix spp.
  • Sarracenia purpurea L.
  • Silphium perfoliatum L.
  • SiO2
  • Solidago spp.
  • Sonotone CM10A Harmonica Microphone
  • Sony ECM-MS907 Stereo Microphone
  • Sony MDR-7506 Headphones
  • Sony TC-399 Reel to Reel Tape Recorder
  • Sony TCM-200DV Standard Cassette Voice Recorder
  • Strymon Deco Tape Saturation & Doubletracker
  • Strymon El Capistan dTape Echo
  • Strymon Flint Tremolo & Reverb
  • Symphyotrichum spp.
  • Taraxacum officinale F.H. Wigg.
  • Teisco Checkmate 88 Combo Amplifier
  • Unami-Vibe Chorus/Vibrato
  • Urtica dioica L.
  • Valeriana officinalis L.
  • Vanessa spp.
  • Vernonia noveboracensis (L.) Michx.
  • Vick Audio 73 Ram’s Head Fuzz
  • Waldorf Blofeld Spectre
  • Wittner 903014 Taktell Metronome
  • William Lewis & Son WL80E4 4/4 Violin
  • Xylocopa virginica (Linnaeus, 1771)
  • Yamaha CG-120 Classical Acoustic Guitar
  • Yamaha SPK-275 Student Bell Kit
  • Yamaha YRA-28B Alto Recorder with Baroque Fingering
  • Yamaha YRS-24B Soprano Recorder with Baroque Fingering
  • Zildjian Cymbals
  • Zizia aptera (Gray) Fern.
  • Zizia aurea (L.) W.D.J. Koch
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Locations

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  • Astarte Farm. Hadley, MA 01035
  • Claymont Society for Continuous Education. Charles Town, WV 25414
  • Durfee Conservatory. Amherst, MA 01003
  • Forest Park. Takoma Park, MD 20912
  • Frances Crane Wildlife Management Area. Hatchville, MA 02536
  • Great Island. Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • Groh Family Farm. Wilton, NH 03086
  • Harkness Conservation Area. Pelham, MA 01002
  • Hartsbrook School. Hadley, MA 01035
  • Hatches Harbor. Provincetown, MA 02657
  • Hawthorne Valley Farm. Ghent, NY 12075
  • High Mowing School. Wilton, NH 03086
  • Lyman Conservatory. Northampton, MA 01063
  • Mashpee National Wildlife Refuge. Mashpee, MA 02649
  • Mineral Hills Conservation Area. Northampton, MA 01062
  • Montague Plains Wildlife Management Area. Montague, MA 01351
  • Moshup’s Beach. Aquinnah, MA 02535
  • Pfeiffer Center. Spring Valley, NY 10977
  • Quabbin Gate 40. Nichewaug, MA 01366
  • Temple-Wilton Community Farm. Wilton, NH 03086
  • Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Waquoit, MA 02536
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