Performance at the Flatpack Festival, Birmingham, 2016
SOUND BOOK PROJECT
'Sound Book Project' is a group of collaborating artists and musicians using books as instruments.
Interacting with books in a new and surprising way, suddenly the books will trigger sound by the turn of a page. The books speak for themselves. The books will be wound, sprung, strummed, slapped and thrown and a soundscape will evolve around the performers.
The tactile nature of the book creates a sensual response that far surpasses reactions to the digital equivalents. It is emotional and aesthetic. Triggering memory and emotion…
Crack the spine
Strum the pages
Play the fragments of memories.