The music of "Graf Spee" was composed and recorded at the Castle by CM von Hausswolff in 2007 and 2009.
Two tracks of incredible beauty from one of the finest masters of contemporary electronic music.
Deep, powerful, brutal, quietly melodic drone massages from The King.
"Graf Spee" is a collaboration between artists CM von Hausswolff, Jan Håfström and Juan Pedro Fabra.
Graf Spee I is a collaborative audio-visual work permanently installed at Wanås, Sweden on May 13 2007.
Graf Spee II is a collaborative audio-visual work installed at Momentum, 5th Nordic Biennial of Contemporary Art in Moss, Norway, between Aug 29 - Oct 18 2009.
"Francisco Tito Guemberena woke up early. It was Friday the 15th of December and another beautiful and sunny day in the Uruguayan capital. On his usual morning walk down to the city center he witnessed something extraordinary... "
(excerpt taken from front cover text of Graf Spee LP).
total time: 37' 56"
limited edition: 500
art edition: 50 (insert: photograph signed by the artists)
design: Lorenzo Senni
release date: 23/04/10
catalogue num: P!?010
mastered at D&M Berlin