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This is a formal piece, with the following rules.

1. The speaker will describe their voice and the construction of the music or track. The text should address all of the topics, it should be created by the performer, and it should be truthful. Music can be included
2. Antecedents: Tom Johnson’s “Failing” and Alvin Lucier’s “I Am Sitting in a Room”; and the Neofuturist theatre movement.
3. Topics to be addressed
1. The speaker should talk about their own voice, and factors which influence its sound
2. How the room is affecting the sound
3. How the antecedents in (2) affect the piece
4. The piece should end with the statement: “These are some of the filters affecting how the sound reaching your ears has formed. There are others at your end of the process, but I’m not sure what those are”


from Year of The Bird (Volume 2), released July 1, 2019


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