P Y R E : N U M E N is an ambient project that creatively explores the folklore and genius loci of the Pyrenees through field recordings, samples and original pieces.
The Case for Witchcraft in Andorra (2019)
The first album from P Y R E : N U M E N is entitled <<The Case for Witchcraft in Andorra>> and aims to represent Andorran witch-lore using the sites featured in legends. All field recordings have been recorded at these appropriate sites. This album is free to download by clicking on the title above between the brackets.
The Hunt for Heresy (2019)
The second P Y R E : N U M E N album deals with the Cathar mythos within the Aude/Ariege, and the Pyrenees, both in terms of historical facts and the ensuing mythos. This album is entitled <<<The Hunt for Heresy>>> and can be downloaded freely by clicking on the album title enclosed within the brackets above. The guest reading of Lenau’s ‘The Albigensians’ on ‘Esclarmonde Surveys the Ravaged Land’ is kindly performed by Amanda Radcliffe.
The Midwinter EP (2019)
The final offering in this seasonal return is ‘The Midwinter EP’ – two tracks conjuring rural life and the atmosphere of winter in Andorra, replete with field recordings and the sounds of livestock. One can download here <<<Midwinter EP>>>.