Frankenstein's Lab

A quarterly show & tell / tryout forum for experimental music and neighbouring art forms.


A Tryout, a Travelogue, and an Inimitable Orchestra

This lab report is very much overdue – It’s been over a month since we met at 5e for an evening of show, tell, and tryout.

I started off the evening with a tryout of the phone part of A Branch in the Path, a piece for flute, bass clarinet, and mobile phones. One of my original thoughts with using the audience’s smartphones as a kind of spread-out loudspeaker was their ubiquity. Giving the audience an address on the web t… read more…