MUSIC ON A LONG THICK WIRE (2008) – Listen to soundscape from here.

Site spesific sonic installation in the inner yard of the tempoarry Finnish Academy of Fine Arts building

(can be reproduced in similar architectonal settings)

A contact microphone is attached to a thick iron wire, that supports radio/gsm tower in the centre of Helsinki.

The vibrations of the wire, mainly produced by wind, are amplified through active monitors installed in the yard

and the pit-like space formed by the surrounding buildings. Audience can also play the wire by touching it.

music on long thick wire