Latin American Electroacoustic Music Collection

Wilson Sukorski, Amazing Amazon, 1996

Recording time: 7 min 08 s.
Remarks: Mônica Salmazo, mezzo; Ronaldo Nascimento, barítono.

Other resources available:
- Biography of Wilson Sukorski
- Compositions by Wilson Sukorski

About this composition:

Music composed for the project "Amazing Amazon" of the José Wagner Garcia for the INPE (National Institute for Space Research) and the MIT. This system is an automatic music composition through "genetic algorithms" based in the Amazon river.

This music is the musicalization of 50 names of the main rivers that compounds the Amazon river system.

Mezzo: Mônica Salmazo
Barítono: Ronaldo Nascimento