Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Janek Schaefer: Clouds from Cuckooland

Clouds from Cuckooland from Janek Schaefer on Vimeo.

Info from Vimeo on Janek Schaefer´s commissioned work for the Sounds New Festival, Canterbury 2014:
"'Clouds from Cuckooland' was commissioned for an exhibition about the legend of the 'Canterbury Scene', and in particular the work of Robert Wyatt. I was invited to create an installation from his 'Cuckooland' album, which I evaporated into a 21 minute cloud of sound that floats around and around the gallery. Using 3 x FM transmitters I broadcast the composition to 3 groups of radios set out on a vinyl circle, accompanied by lasers, feathers, mirrors and glitter".

More on janekschaefer.com.

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