Thinking About Exile

by Henrik Meierkord & Pete Swinton

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Henrik Meierkord is a musician who experiments with different genres. His main instrument is the cello. Through his ambient music he tries to let the listener find his/her own emotion and contemplate.

Pete Swinton is a half Hungarian, half Polish man born in London, UK in 1961. Since 2015 he has lived in Jawa, Indonesia. He began playing guitar in the '70s. He started playing keyboards in the 2000s. He makes Ambient and Experimental music.


released November 5, 2021

Thinking About Exile (SCR054)

E.M. Cioran was born in Romania in 1911 and died in Paris, France in 1995. He was a philosopher who followed the path of Kierkegaard, Schopenhauer, Nietzsche and Wittgenstein.

"Thinking About Exile" is based on "The Temptation To Exist" (1956) by E.M. Cioran.

Henrik Meierkord - Cello, Viola and Double bass
Recorded in Soundbread in Stockholm Sweden

Pete Swinton - Synths
Recorded in Studio Kaktus, Jawa Barat, Indonesia

Mixed by Henrik Meierkord & Pete Swinton at
Mastered by Michael Valentine West
Cover art by Pete Swinton, Purgatorio, Portugal 1990 ©


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