Freudvoll und Leidvoll

by Sima Kim

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Und leidvoll,
Gedankenvoll sein,
Und bangen
in schwebender Pein,
Himmelhoch jauchzend,
zum Tode betrübt -
Glücklich allein
Ist die Seele, die liebt.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
(aus Egmont III. Akt)

Two tape loop based repitative drone tracks inspired by classical poem and music.

Pro-printed 3''CDr in cardboard handmade box includes original small 6-pages photobook and dried flowers.

Limited of 75 handnumbered copies.

Sima Kim was born in South Korea at 1989, and grew up in europe. He started studying music at 18 years-old and did a degree in musicology after being influenced by western classical and contemporary music. After visiting Germany and India in 2011, he started composing music and has had his music released on several labels - Cathedral Transmissions, Twice Removed Records, Umor Rex, Unknown Tone Records, Rural Colours and the others.


released 16 June 2014

Cover photo by Russell Burden

Inserts photos by Dmitry Taldykin and Utki_Doodki
Designed by Dmitry Taldykin and Lena Lello

Mastered by Mark Kuykendall



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