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  • 秋山邦晴『囚われた女』の一部(高橋アキ所蔵)
    ©2013 Tomonari HIGAKI/Kuniharu AKIYAMA.

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A Woman Imprisoned – by Kuniharu Akiyama's Poetry for a Tape Recorder

HIGAKI Tomonari

Electronic music, Acousmatic art [Japan]

An electro-musical score created from a poem by AKIYAMA Kuniharu – an artist belonging to Jikken Kobo, an avant-garde art group – that formed part of A Woman Imprisoned, a mixed-media work including poetry produced in 1953. Composed mainly of stereo sound, this work was created with the objective of re-evaluating the gaze of pioneers in electronic music who explored new forms of representation using recording and playback technology. (15 min. 44 sec.)

©2013 Tomonari HIGAKI/Kuniharu AKIYAMA.

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HIGAKI Tomonari

Japan

Born in 1974 in Yamaguchi Prefecture. Composer and acousmonium performer.

( 2014 )

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