Music for Growing Flowers Erland Cooper

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Album-Release:
2022

HRA-Release:
18.08.2022

Label: Mercury Classics

Genre: Classical

Subgenre: Classical Crossover

Artist: Erland Cooper

Composer: Erland Cooper

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  • 1Music For Growing Flowers - Pt. 105:09
  • 2Music For Growing Flowers - Pt. 203:38
  • 3Music For Growing Flowers - Pt. 303:49
  • 4Music For Growing Flowers - Pt. 405:34
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  • 9Music For Growing Flowers (Edit)06:08
  • Total Runtime37:31

Info for Music for Growing Flowers



Erland Cooper shares a new mesmerising ambient album to be listened to while growing your own flowers and plants. The Scottish modern classical / ambient composer creates a hypnotic sonic embrace for thinking about our relationship with nature, blending the sounds of piano, harp, cello, violin and vocals with atmospheric electronics. Nodding to impressionist painting techniques, he intends for the listener to hear new textures upon each listen.

The album’s A Side is the commissioned soundscape for Superbloom, an installation of 20 million newly sown flowers at the Tower of London, to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. The music amplifies the installation’s emotional impact, including for the visually-impaired, by rebalancing the dominant city noises and intertwining specific audio frequencies to uncover harmony in the most bustling of environments. The B Side features further entrancing atmospheric tracks vivid with dreamy melodies for piano, harp, cello, violin and vocals.

“Nature’ s songwriter” - Guardian ​

“...speaks to a universal emotional truth...” - MOJO ​

..exploring the place where electronic and classical music can co-habit” - The Quietus


Erland Cooper



Erland Cooper
is a Scottish composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist originally from Stromness, Orkney. As a solo artist, he has released seven acclaimed albums, including a trilogy of work inspired by his childhood home, as well as themes of nature, people, place and time. His work combines field recordings with traditional orchestration and contemporary electronic elements. Through music, words and cinematography he explores identity, memory, and place. He develops these themes further by partnering with well-known artists and writers. Cooper also works across mixed media projects including installation art, theatre and film.

“...at once calming and euphoric, with a beauty that’s its own justification” Uncut

“Nature’s songwriter... for all its gentleness, Cooper’s songs are deeply emotional” Guardian

“...a record of simple beauty, exploring the place where electronic and classical music can co-habit” The Quietus

“Wonderfully nuanced songwriting matched to lung-bursting string arrangements.” Clash

“Magical and moving... as homely as a ceilidh and as awe-inspiring as a storm” Q

“considered, crafted and explorative of details that only someone with a true affinity can delve into” Loud and Quiet

“...a meditative, transportive listening experience... an ethereal swoon. It makes you wonder where Cooper will take you next” Q

“Masterful. A work of audio art” Mary Anne Hobbs, BBC 6 Music

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