Perhaps a kind of real. Perhaps a game, a fantastic utopia. Or an attempt to find the meaning and connection that gives credence to electricity and technology through art.
Wednesday, 8 April 2009
April 8, 2009
Waiting for that new kind of music. Listening for that new kind of sound. Open for that new kind of communion. It's going to be familiar. It's going to tie my tongue and slow my heart down and do the laundry.
Humming Pera is an avatar representing an ongoing exploration of sound, performance, telepathy and collaboration in networked virtual reality, currently through the online platform Second Life. Humming is a member of the Avatar Orchestra Metaverse, Odyssey Art and Performance and World Peace Jammers. S/he has performed with the Avatar Orchestra, as a soloist and as part of the Metanaut Duo with Gumnosophistai Nurmi at events screened in Europe and North America. S/he also curates and produces performance events where Second Life and First Life intersect. Humming's First Life persona is a composer, improviser and new music / sound art curator.