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Oliver Sutherland — If if if if if if
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Performed live by classically trained singer Erik Schelander, If if if if if if is a musical score generated by the repeated use of voice recognition software. Its in ability to consistently and accurately render a text leads to its gradual decomposition and loss of meaning.

This audio was shown at Grand Union, Birmingham as part of ‘Hashfail’. Including work by Gil Leung, JK Keller, Joey Holder, Pil & Galia Kollectiv, Polly Fibre, Rhys Coren and Yuri Pattison. Related themes: publication, Roland Barthes, video game and virtual world.