Jeph jerman jerman & rafa pier juristo the cloud of unknowing

Jeph doesn’t actually create compositions, but, rather, captures and conjures the voice of nature. “Jerman is ultimately capturing ‘found sound’ that our ears can tune into each day if we are willing to slow down and really listen … [He] re-creates a prehistoric time when sound was pure and unclassified.”[2]   As an example, in his “sound diary” from September 15, 1999, he details a field recording he captured of a moth: