Constantly risking absurdity (2015)
for voice and live electronics
Based on the Lawrence Ferlinghetti Poem “Constantly Risking Absurdity (#15)” from A Coney Island of the Mind, "Constantly risking absurdity" is a piece for voice and live electronics.
The vocalist sings and produces other sounds which are manipulated in transformed using Ableton Live, in conjunction with Max/MSP, and are controlled by the vocalist using a Behringer FCB 1010.
Text is used with permission of New Directions Publishing Corp.
Artwork by Shuhei Tsurumi.