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Type: 10.5" reel, 1/4" tape Label: Heavenly BG's (BH label) Description: Amor Dei?
DD272 – Heavenly (BH) – Opens with slow moving progression, then knocking Back to Amor Dei, ends with Blue Veils and Golden Sands
CDD/1/2/18 The After Life backgrounds Backgrounds used in The After Life and Ways of Seeing FORMER REFERENCE: DD272 DATE: 1964 CONTAINS: Inventions for radio: The After Life, Ways of Seeing MEDIUM: 10.5" reel, ¼" tape DURATION: 00:21:59 LABELS: [Reel label, Brian Hodgson's hand:] HEAVENLY BG/S [Reel reverse, Brian's hand:] FANFARES / HANDS OFF / 4, 5, 8, 9 NOTES: 4 bands of backgrounds used in Inventions for radio: The After Life, one based on synthesised inharmonic spectra, three on choral/vocal recordings. They are in order of their use in the Invention. Interspersed are a treated recording of flamenco-type shoe rhythms and a choral texture used at the beginning of Ways of Seeing, Programme 2. The reel ends with a crackly LP dub of Blue Veils and Golden Sands.