Canti del Capricorno 1-19
Michiko Hirayama: voice / Alvin Curran: thai-gong / Masami Nakagawa: saxophone / Sumire Yoshihara: percussion / Yasunori Yamaguchi: percussion / Michiko Hirayama: bass recorder
He is not a composer in the sense of the Latin word 'componere', to put together, as Giacinto Scelsi has often expressed it; he feels himself to be much more the conveyor of a message. This observation has a central meaning for Scelsi, the "non-composer", the creative musician.
This CD (with private recordings from 1969 as well as 1981/2) was awarded the Quarterly German Record Critics' Award!