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  1. Complementary Opposites: Makrocosma Bali

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    The complete feature film. The documentary film is by Robert Edgar and the Media Production Workshop of the Art Institute of California/Sunnyvale, of the multimedia performance Makrocosma Bali.…

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    • Shot In The Side: Document of a Live Sim Opp Performance

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      Length 20 min. Gene Frye shot this March 17 Simultaneous Opposites performance at the Art Institute of California/Sunnyvale. Some talk, some playing, some screen, some performance. This performance…

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      • The Duchamp Examination #10

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        Playing MIDI guitar into a computer, Boomerang loop pedal and a Metasonix module, Robert's "Duchamp Examination #10" dissects, examines and re-produces a precomposed (but not prerecorded)…

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        • Simultaneous Opposites #35: Circle Mrudangam Sept. 6 2009

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          Rich and warm visuals and audio in this fifteen-minute piece. While SO#34 demonstrated how the SOE attacks the temporal "now", I believe #35 shows why. The "now" is atomized and…

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          • Presenting Memory Theatre One: 1986

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            Robert Edgar presents Memory Theatre One, created in 1985.

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            • Simultaneous Opposites #45: Best Batch Yet/Region IV

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              Live audio looping with Boomerang Phase Looper pedal, working through the Simultaneous Opposites Engine live. Full audio complexity matching full visual complexity. Twelve Minutes 54 seconds. Simultaneous…

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              • Archival:New York and Boston, Robert Edgar and Robert Gilbert, 1971, 8mm

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                8mm film Footage shot and edited by Robert Gilbert and Robert Edgar, summer of 1971, in New York and Boston. Audio added later: "In Appreciation of Louise's Throat Rattle" from 1972,…

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                • Simultaneous Opposites #23: MIDI Guitar Over

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                  Six tests. Against the percussive audio from Simultaneous Opposites, I comped overlay music tracks. Best are the last couple. This Sim Opp traversal worked better as the sonic focus, rather than as…

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                  • Simultaneous Opposites #09: Dung Syi (Take 2)

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                    A second pass through my film Dung Syi. Some nice moments in this, especially in the last half. Traversing the film to find and focus on moments that come into existence, just for that traversal.…

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                    • Simultaneous Opposites #07: Dung Syi 2008

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                      DUNG SYI is the Mandarin Word for "thing". It consists of the character for "east" and the character for "west". In this piece I use my Simultaneous Opposites engine…

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                      • Looking Ahead While Looking Back: Simultaneous Opposites #64

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                        A study for a Simultaneous Opposites installation at Stanford in October.

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                        • Sand, or How Computers Dream of Truth in Cinema

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                          From a VHS taped output of the early 1980s digital cinematic performance system SAND, by Robert Edgar. Programmed on an Amiga, controlled by mouse and early MIDI guitar.

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