blödmaschinen (karaoke version) (2012)
line-up: soprano and electronic
date of premiere: 22.9.2012 ganz novi festival, zagreb
kaoko amano, soprano
the title of the piece refers to the book blödmaschinen – die fabrikation der stupidität by Markus Metz and Georg Seeßlen. The text for the singer is found footage from Millward Brown’s BrandZ Top 100 Most Powerful Brands Ranking, from the links2love – “Love-poem-generator”, from the Dept Sustainability Analysis on Greece from October 21st 2011 of the European Union, European Central Banks and the International Monetary Fund, from the Top 100 Advertising Slogans 2011 by Thinkslogans and the Christmas Song Angels we have heard on high.
for the trio-version see blödmaschinen (2011)