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Dec 10, 2015
angela

Rod again

Rod Again. Video editing as performance.

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Nov 13, 2015
angela

dfscore

A look at dfscore 2.0. Yup! It’s been REVAMPED. Read Rod’s blog about it. Nov. 14, 2015

dfscore student workshop at the University of Leeds on Feb 28, 2015

The dfscore premiere at The Noise Upstairs on Sept. 18, 2014

The dfscore: a short intro

Jun 10, 2015
angela

for mira


As ever, for you.

Like Rod’s ‘the keys to everything that ever existed’, this piece is a rite. He is my twin, and sometimes we make art from the same place. This place in particular…we saw this place together, and things kept happening in our lives that just seemed to be the universe folding over, necessitating serendipities.

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Part of a constellation falls with perfect timing.

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Millie walked a dead bird into the house in her mouth and dropped it next to me. I didn’t know what I was looking at at first.
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As Cassandra explains, “the music takes a short sample of Kurt Cobain’s singing voice [from the song “Where Did You Sleep Last Night” as sang on the MTV Unplugged recording] and reveals facets of its quality and structure through repetition.”

As stargazer lilies here,

Kurt Cobain On 'MTV Unplugged'

So, stargazer lilies re-cast.

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A burning heart. A complete, un-compromised heart.  In the world I create, there are no fragments or missing pieces.
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‘for mira’ is the telling of a story of a memory. Meaning, I now feel the distance from it’s catalyst events, and underwent the physio-alchemical act of  housing this ghost in my long-term memory. That’s what making this video finally did to me. That, or  the two things just so happened in parallel. Anyway, the end result is the same. Time resonances become more and more faint. Though as Terence McKenna said, if you pay close enough attention you can feel that Rome falls nine times an hour.

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above, from Rod’s score the keys to everything that ever existed


Click here to read Cassandra’s blog post about for mira, and here to read Mira’s.


[A post I had previously made on March 13, 2015]

On March 13th I shot most of the footage for ‘For Mira‘.
It is a work performed by violinist, Mira Benjamin
and was composed by Cassandra Miller.

Making for mira into a music video opens up the possibility of exploring the piece’s repetition in a way that is unique to this medium. Cassandra, Mira, and Rodrigo are working closely to treat the final audio with that in mind.

There are still a few shots I want to get, and then of course there is the editing (which is really where the heavy lifting occurs), but here are a few production shots in the meantime while it all comes together.

Hands on deck that day: Rodrigo Constanzo, Richard Craig, Cassandra Miller, Mira Benjamin, myself.

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Jun 3, 2015
angela

Videos for Scott Mc Laughlin

June 3, 2015 – Part 2 of ScottHeather, and Mic’s collaboration. Read what Scott had to say about it here.

March 9,2015 – ScottHeather, and Mic collaborate on a piece. Lots of stuff on multi-phonics in this first episode which condenses a workshop they conducted at the University of Leeds.

March 15, 2015 – a promo vid for an installation Scott is doing with cellist Seth Parker Woods

November 23, 2013 – Surfaces of Emergence by Scott Mc Laughlin. Performed at the Huddersield Contemporary Music Festival by Alex Harker, Stephen Harvey, Hali Santamas, and others…

May 16, 2015
angela

karma~ tutorial video

– “eerily well produced promo video” -awesome programmer Sam Tarakajian (“My Good Buddy Sam“)
– “my loardddd, you guys rock!” –world famous PA Tremblay
– “The only tutorial video I’ve wanted to watch over and over again” –world famous Cassandra Miller
– “holy shitsssss DAMN! that external looks insanely awesome and the video is fucking genius!” –world famous Danishta Rivero
– “stylistically bedazzling” world famous duo David Pocknee & Michael Baldwin

This is a tutorial video I made with Rod  about karma~ (a dynamically lengthed, varispeed record/playback looper external for Max).

Here’s Rod’s blog post about it.

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