RECORDINGS

EXCERPTS FROM COMPOSITIONS


NÄCHTE
Part 3 - sand, stones, glass, water and insects (2:04)

The full digital album of this piece is available from Evolving Door Music

From MUSIC FOR ROCKS AND WATER:
UMI - sand and granite rocks (2:08)
JIKU - wobbling rocks and air bubbles in water (2:28)
HIMO - granite slabs (1:22)
TENCHI - dripping/pouring water and air bubbles in water (1:44)


From ZIRAN:

MONGOL FALCON )-
feathers, bowed wood
(1:17)
IDLE CLOUDS - stones (1:52)

From LIGHT PUT CAREFULLY:
CUMULONIMBUS - SHEARING - viola, cello, bowed wine glasses and windowpanes (2:54)

CIRRUS - PARHELIA - cello, bowed and rubbed wineglasses (2:27)

FABLE - tape (3:41)
NAKED - piano (3:41) Chris Brown, piano
TOPOS 1 - glass instruments and tape (4:48)
TOPOS 2 - glass instruments and tape (3:42)
NETHER - Bb clarinet and tape (3:00) Matt Ingalls, clarinet


VIDEOS



CDS

PORTHOLES
ANKA DRAUGELATES & CHERYL E. LEONARD

Snow storms, haunted ships, fire rituals, subterranean corridors, thermal updrafts, tide pools and ancient forests... Voice, viola, piano and flute mix with sounds from stones, water, wood, shells, pinecones, metal and glass in music that explores sonic nuances and evokes unique landscapes and ambiances. A collaboration between German vocalist/improviser Anka Draugelates and Cheryl Leonard.

Includes the works: Erdbahnhof, Hoar Frost, Under Giant Trees, Verstillt, Tidepool, Burnt Procession, Doppelhelix, Vanishing Ship, and Tor des Meeres

total time: 41:54 released 2012
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CHATTERMARKS
FIELD RECORDINGS FROM PALMER STATION, ANTARCTICA

Beach Adélie Penguins, Adélie Colony Young Chicks, Adélie Colony Adolescent Chicks, Calving Marr, Shore Brash Ice, Cove Brash Ice, Elephant Seal Nap, Sparring Elephant Seals, Night Cove Elephant Seals 1, Night Cove Elephant Seals 2, Point 8 Underwater Brash, Brash and Growlers Underwater, Fizzy Iceberg Underwater, Deep Underwater Brash, Storm on Gamage Point

total time: 58:51 released 2010
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FIRN

Nether - Bb clarinet and foghorns from the golden gate bridge
Topos - landscapes of acoustic and electronically-altered glass sounds
Truck - mutilated truck engine
The Making Smashing Machine - sound from an interactive sculpture
Focalizations 1 & 2 - conduit into steady state focus time
Dream About Flying - 14 accordions learn to fly

total time: 52:30 released 2002
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FABLE / A HISTORY OF INSECTS

Fable - a series of elongated moments, created primarily from a boxspring mattress, with icebergs, ducks, elk, cicadas, humpback whales, and viola

A History of Insects - a children's book of hexapodan lifecycles for erhu, viola, cello, contrabass and three percussionists

total time: 48:37 released 2002
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COMPILATIONS INCLUDING WORKS BY CHERYL E. LEONARD

HABITAT
A two-disc compilation produced by Asthmatic Kitty Records covering various manifestations of "electronic music," this album is a benefit for Habitat for Humanity. Label directors Lowell Brams, Sufjan Stevens, and Michael Kaufmann are all fans of electronic music and have wanted to release a compilation of this nature for some time. Here, electronic music is represented in its many forms: electro-acoustic experimentation, hip-hop, glitch, field recordings, ambient, electro-pop, etc.

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or on iTunes for $9.99

Contains Cheryl Leonard's Uncle Iroh's Teahouse, available exclusively on this compilation.

SOUNDING OUT CALIFORNIA
Embracing the notion of hybridity, Sounding Out California is a NEXMAP initiative that fosters the production of contemporary music. Five selected composers living and operating in California were invited to master an existing pre-recorded acoustic, electronic, or electro-acoustic work. The compilation features works by: Hideko Kawamoto, Kevin Shea Adams, Damon Waitkus, Cheryl E. Leonard and Marielle Jakobsons.

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Contains Cheryl Leonard's Uzumaki, from Music for Rocks and Water

WOMEN TAKE BACK THE NOISE
3 years in the making, Women Take Back the Noise showcases a collection of 47 women artists worldwide who experiment with sound in various ways, ranging from ambient-organic to quirky-glitch-beat to harsh or extreme noise, as well as categories yet to be defined...

LIMITED EDITION OF 1,000, 3-CD set in custom-made, circuit-bent packaging (makes NOISE when you touch it!)
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Contains Cheryl Leonard's Mongol Falcon, from Ziran

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