In the vast sonic landscapes of ambient music, The Secret Places of the Earth, led by the award-winning Canadian composer and visual artist Barrett Klesko, invites you to embark on a mesmerizing journey through “The Valley of the Wind.”
Klesko, known for his diverse musical endeavors, is no stranger to the world of experimental soundscapes. His project, “The Secret Places of the Earth,” is an enigmatic exploration of ambient textures, brought to life through a live compositional experiment. The result is an organic and hypnotic depth that has garnered a growing cult following.
“The Valley of the Wind” is a testament to Klesko’s unique creative process, where he immerses himself in a flow state, allowing the music to guide him. He plays with tones and effects, weaving riffs that evoke specific sensations and emotions, all while recording these songs live using a looper.
With each track, The Secret Places of the Earth invites you to be an observer, not just a listener. The music transcends rigid musical rules and structures, aiming to create an immersive experience for the audience. It’s a journey through the uncharted territories of sound, where ambient beauty meets experimental depth.
Based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, The Secret Places of the Earth is a testament to the creative energy that flows from the heart of a musician dedicated to exploring new realms of sonic artistry. “The Valley of the Wind” is not just an album; it’s an invitation to explore the uncharted, a sonic odyssey that delves into the mysterious and beautiful depths of ambient music. So, embark on this journey and lose yourself in the mesmerizing world of The Secret Places of the Earth.