Author: cathyvaneck

Favourite Pieces in Cardboard Boxes

One by one, the performers come on stage and play a fragment of their favourite piece. Other performers carry boxes around, that record these fragments.

Try to Turn the Wind

Soft wind sounds are diffused by two speakers. With the help of your breath you can change the weather: by blowing against the black anemometer

In Paradisum

There is not much to say about this performance: I simply try to find the perfect sound for eating an apple In Paradisum (2019)performance for

What We Keep

What do we keep, what do we throw away. And what happens to the things we keep. Sometimes we may suddenly remember what has been

Empty Chairs

Empty Chairs stages three empty chairs, each with a loudspeaker attached. A system of live recorded sounds and electronic processing brings them to life. A performer interacts

Interview by Merche Blasco

Merche Blasco interviewed me in February 2020 on my work with objects and gestures, on how I use everyday actions and sonic transformations and the

We Are Prepared

This piece has been composed for and developed together with Steffi Weismann, Katarina Rasinski and Ariana Jessulat of Maulwerker. We are prepared is based on

Hearing Sirens

A usual fashion to hear music nowadays is through headphones. The mp3-player made more music transportable than ever before and public spaces are crowded nowadays

Der Klang von Birsfelden

The sound installation Der Klang von Birsfelden was created by many, just as a city is created anew every day in the exchange of people


One loudspeaker and three microphones are placed opposite eachother. The volume is turned up, and acoustic feedback occurs between the microphones and speaker. Three performers

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