this is about much more than hearing (2014)
for five trombonists possessing musical bodies
composed by Michael Baldwin
performed by les trombones de bâle:
"Always in the visual's shadow, sound must shout to be heard."
Seth Kim-Cohen, In the Blink of an Ear: Towards a Non-Cochlear Sonic Art (New York: Continuum, 2009), 94.
premiere performance at Unternehmen Mitte in Basel, Switzerland on 19 June 2014
revised score and performance materials [title changed to '…still singing limbs…' after the premiere performance]: dropbox.com/s/z2yklb1rz7nx0g9/%E2%80%A6still%20singing%20limbs%E2%80%A6.zip?dl=0
stream an audio-only recording from another performance at Spielhalle, Musikerwohnhaus in Basel, Switzerland on 19 June 2014: soundcloud.com/michael-baldwin/more-than-hearing