Tiger of Turkestan by Lance Mannion Orchestra
Recorded by the Lance Mannion Orchestra in San Francisco, CA, in 1998.
Features spoken passages of the writings of George Gurdjieff, a 20th-century Russian mystic who taught that the vast majority of humanity spend their lives in a waking slumber. According to Gurdjieff, through his teachings, also known as "The Work," one may free oneself from the yoke of lower concsiousness.
These readings are paired with near-arctic synthesizer and occasional bongo soundscapes. A bizarre entry and something that appears to be a product of the early days of digital home recording.