Featuring decades worth music from installations around the world.
Brian Eno has announced Music For Installations, a box set collecting unreleased, rare and new music from the iconic experimentalist composed for art installations.
The collection is available in a 6xCD or 9xLP set featuring music from 1986 to the present. Much the music has never seen a physical release and none it has ever appeared on vinyl.
It features music used for installations at locations including the Marble Palace in St. Petersburg, Beijingâs Ritan Park and the Sydney Opera House. The final disc is titled Music For Future Installations and includes entirely new recordings. Last year, Eno brought his installation work into the home with Reflection, a generative app that does not end.
Music For Installations is out May 4. Take a look at the set and track list below.
Music From Installations (previously unreleased):
Premiered at the Asif Khan-designed installation âWe Are Energyâ in the UK Pavilion at Astana Expo 2017 in Kazakhstan.
02. âThe Ritan Bellsâ
Premiered at an installation by Eno at Ritan Park in Beijing, China as part the British Councilâs âSound in the Cityâ series, 2005.
03. âFive Light Paintingsâ
Premiered at an installation by Eno called âPictures Of Veniceâ at the Gallerie Cavallino, in Venice, Italy, 1985.
04. âFlower Bellsâ
Premiered at an installation by Eno called âLight Musicâ at the Castello Svevo in Bari, Italy, 2017.
77 Million Paintings (previously unreleased):
01. â77 Million Paintingsâ
Premiered at the inaugural exhibition â77 Million Paintingsâ at La Foret Museum Tokyo, Japan, 2006.
Lightness – Music For The Marble Palace (previously only available as a limited-run CD, Enostore only):
01. âAtmospheric Lightnessâ
02. âChamber Lightnessâ
Premiered at the Eno installation âLightness in the Marble Palaceâ at The State Russian Museum in St Petersburg, Russia, 1997.
I Dormientiâ / âKite Stories (previously only available as separate limited run CDs, Enostore only):
01. âI Dormientiâ
Premiered at an eponymous installation by the Italian sculptor Mimmo Paladino at The Undercrt The Roundhouse in London, 1999.
02. âKites Iâ
03. âKites IIâ
04. âKites IIIâ
Premiered at an installation by Brian Eno at the Kiasma Museum Contemporary Art in Helsinki, Finland, 1999.
âMaking Spaceâ (limited-run CD previously only available at Eno installations and on the Lumen website):
01. âNeedle Clickâ
02. âLight Legsâ
03. âFlora and Faunaâ / âGleise 581dâ
04. âNew Moonsâ
06. âAll The Stars Were Outâ
07. âHopeful Timean Intersectâ
08. âWorld Without Windâ
09. âDelightful Universe (seen from above)â
Compiled by Eno for sale exclusively at his installations, this was first made available while guest artistic director the Brighton Festival, 2010.
Music For Future Installations (previously unreleased):
01. âUnnoticed Planetâ
03. âSour Evening (Complex Heaven 3)â
04. âSurbahar Sleeping Musicâ