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Youtube: SkruntSkrunt Performing Theft/Art/Theft at Art's Birthday 2015

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A composition for Art’s Birthday 2015.

SkruntSkrunt – Theft/Art/Theft

The intent is to smash a microphone on capture 1 and a piezo contact mic on capture 2 to a script of 10 minutes of performance.

The smashing is convolved against granular synthesis of these sounds:

source: (CC-BY 4.0) Birds in Muslim Tombs recorded in Hyderabad India by Abram Hindle (Public Domain) Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46 by Edvard Grieg - Czech National Symphony Orchestra (Public Domain) Goldberg Variations by Bach - Aria Da Capo by Kimiko Ishizaka (Public Domain) O vos omnes by Carlo Gesualdo

O all you who walk by on the road, pay attention and see:

    if there be any sorrow like my sorrow.

V. Pay attention, all people, and look at my sorrow:

    if there be any sorrow like my sorrow.