frequencies (a / friction) (2015) by Nicolas Bernier
A Letter from Schoenberg (1996) by Peter Ablinger.
Listen first to the version without text:
And listen now to the version with text added:
Neo Bechstein demonstration from 1933 “it is heard through the medium of a loud-speaker” (I love how she pronounces loud-speaker!).
David Pantalony plays on the 19th century Apparat zur künstlichen Zusammensetzung der Vocalklänge invented by Hermann von Helmholtz and built by Rudolph Koenig. This device was used to do research on the synthesis of vocal sounds.… read more