A Series of Sound Studies

electric waste, cassette, pianola, violinist Pinty Chen, Nan Hai Gallery, Taipei, 2009



The performance is made by two musician and one installation, the installation is made of four tape cassette with pre-recordered piano sound, one motorized aluminum turning weel, one acoustic guitar with no strings, one 100mW spot light, one apmplifier, one steam rice pot, one solar board and my pianola, all these collected parts make sound loop and they are all played at the same time, each of them have different loop period so the sound scenario is keep changing, me and the violinist "communicate" and improvise with those parts during their loop.