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Sound Painting

Dawn Matheson and Nicholas Loess

Published: 2012-01-28

VIDEO: Musician and Improviser Joe Sorbara introduces ICASP Improviser-in-Residence Jane Bunnett to Walter Thompson's Sound Painting. This was Jane's first experience with Sound Painting. This video is an experimental feature of Thompson's gestural conducting embodied through Joe's hands and movement being played forth by Jane Bunnett.

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Listening itself, an improvisative act engaged in by everyone, announces a practice of active engagement with the world, where we sift, interpret, store and forget, in parallel with action and fundamentally articulated with it ("Mobilitas Animi" 113).

– George E. Lewis