Gordon Monahan – Video Compilation 1986-2010 DVD



Great compilation of Performances and installations by Canadian artist Gordon Monahan. Including the infamous ‘Speaker Action’ (1987), the ‘Sauerkraut Synthesizer’ (2010), ‘Aquaeolian Whirlpool’ (1990), the ‘Long Aeolian Piano’ (1986), ‘New and Used Furniture Music’ (2003/2005), ‘Theremin Pendulum’ (2008), and several others. Monahan’s works for piano, loudspeakers, video, kinetic sculpture, and computer controlled sound environments span genres from avantgarde concert music to multi-media installation and sound art. As a composer he juxtaposes the quantitative and qualitative aspects of natural acoustic phenomena withe lements of media technology, environment, architecture, popular culture, and live performance.