Open File

Oliver Sutherland — If if if if if if
Oliver Sutherland, If if if if if if if, 2012 Oliver Sutherland, If if if if if if if, 2012 Oliver Sutherland, If if if if if if if, 2012
Prev / Next
 
File under — audio

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 that deals with publication, Roland Barthes, video game and virtual world was presented at Grand Union, Birmingham as part of ‘Hashfail’. Other artists included were Gil Leung, JK Keller, Joey Holder, Pil & Galia Kollectiv, Polly Fibre, Rhys Coren and Yuri Pattison.