2019-12-27, 23:30–00:15, Art-and-Play Stage
Playing cards, sewer pipes, plant pots, canisters, pans, peanut butter jars, vases, washers …
Schaltkreis Musik create quirky motorized instruments from items and strangely familiar found objects. These machines can be played like drum computers through rhythm-sequencers. Combined with microphones and effects a versatile beat instrument is formed, that can be played – even with no musical experience.
Interacting with the machine sounds, Lorenz Blaumer uses his violin together with live-sampling to generate rhythmic patterns, ambient sounds and bass lines – sometimes even a melody.