Transcendental Etude No.5 scans through numerous Youtube clips searching for a specific aural quality. Irrespective of the video footage the clips are then played at quickening speed collaging their sound to create a rendition of Franz List’s fifth etude, Feux Follets.
This video was shown at Grand Union, Birmingham as part of ‘Virtual Space/Digital Trace’. Including work by David Raymond Conroy, Ed Atkins, Mark Titchner, Richard Healy, Tim Dixon, Trisha Baga and William Rounce. Related themes: music, noise, the internet and YouTube.