Celer is the sound, visual, literary, and artistic endeavor of the husband and wife duo of Will Long and Danielle Baquet-Long.
Danielle was a teacher of special education and music therapy, a seasoned and published writer of poetry and prose, a painter, multi-instrumentalist, and vocalist, also recording as Chubby Wolf. She had an extensive background in Gender Studies, Education, Basque History, Photography, and Tibetan Studies, as well as having lived in India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and the United States. She passed away on July 8, 2009 of heart failure.
Will is a published writer of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry, having studied English, History, Creative Writing, Philosophy, and Literature, with a basic background in music.
Will and Dani met each other in 2001, and remained close friends until 2006, when they became a couple. At this time they also began Celer, which had been up until this time a constant exchange of letters, music, and love.
They were married in March of 2007. In Will and Dani's time together, they produced numerous custom, handmade self-releases, sound for installations and art exhibitions, as well as creating works for independent labels in North America, Japan, and Europe.
Their intent was producing works that reflect the sincere nature and importance of love, the impermanence of life, and the spirit of togetherness, through a relative and absolute symposium of expression.
As of July 2009, all production of new works is ended. However, works completed before this time will continued to be published, as of which there are many, and will appear on many labels worldwide, as well as some to be self-published in the future.
While an end to new production of works was not wished, it was necessary, as Celer was, and will always be Dani and Will.
| Celer works |
Celer - White Prism / Self Released / CDR 2003
Celer - Clear / Self Released / CDR 2004
Celer - Sunlir / Self Released / CDR 2005
Celer - Scols / Self Released / CDR 2005
Celer - Belssllsssll / Self Released / CDR 2005
Celer - Ariill / Self Released / CDR 2005
Celer - Melodia / Self Released 2CDR, DVDR 2005
Celer - Sieline / Self Released 4MCDR 2006
Celer - Continents / Self Released CDR, MCDR 2006
Celer - Ceylon / Self Released CDR 2006
Celer - Canopy / Self Released MCDR 2006
Celer - Sadha / Self Released 2CDR 2007
Celer - Diluted / Self Released CDR 2007
Celer - Ariill / Archaic Horizon MP3 2007
Celer - Bells / Rope Swing Cities MP3 2007
Celer - Sunlir / Expanding Electronic Diversity / MP3 2007
Celer - Voodoo Crowds / Self Released 2CDR 2007
Celer - Voodoo Crowds / Pathmusick MP3 2007
Celer - Symphony 19 w/ Devin Sarno / Self Released MCDR 2007
Celer - Autumntronics (V.A.) / Pathmusick MP3 2007
Celer - Frozen / Self Released / MCDR 2007
Celer - Elias / Self Released / MCDR 2007
Celer - Cantus Libres / Self Released / 2CDR 2007
Celer - Red Seals / Self Released / CDR 2007
Celer - Red Seals / Archaic Horizon / MP3 2007
Celer - Para / Self Released / CDR 2007
Celer - I Love You So Much I Can't Even Title This / Self Released / CDR 2007
Celer - 'Unreleased Theme For a Film' on Volume VII (V.A.) / The
Silent Ballet / MP3 2008
Celer - Neon / Self Released / CD 2008
Celer - 'Stilettos At Sunrise' VA "Sounds of Slow Flow Vol.1" (CDR, SFR001)
Celer - Nacreous Clouds (1xCD, and/33)
Celer - The Everything and the Nothing (1xCD, INFX 036)
Celer - Discourses of the Withered (1xCD, INFX 028)
Celer - Mandala (AIFF, MP3, PDF, ON-1)
Celer - '14 (Remix for Marco Lucchi)' VA "Radure 4 - The Iki" (rain026)
Mathieu Ruhlmann + Celer - Mesoscaphe (1xCD, Spekk KK014)
More infos here : http://www.myspace.com/celersite - http://artificialcolors.blogspot.com