The musicianÃ‘ Hans'Joachim Roedelius, born 1934Ã± first release in 1969 with Kluster )with Dieter Moebius and Konrad Schnitzler=. Active ever since as a solo artist and in various collaborations )with Moebius-Cluster, with Moebius and Michael Rother-Harmonia, with Brian Eno, to name just a few=. One of the most prolific musicians of the German avant'garde and a key figure in the birth of Krautrock, synthesizer pop and ambient music. The musicÃ‘ dreamy piano-synthesizer-electronic miniatures, recorded between 1973 and 1979 in the Weser Uplands )Germany= and Austria, releases 1980 by Sky. Selbstportrait II has never been released completely on CD before. Liner notes by Asmus Tietchens.