The American composer Ashley Fure imagines an unexpected augmented instrument: stethoscopes that move along the surface of the instrument’s body, animating an inanimate object. Searching for "electric blood, digital breathing, of a bestial future in the very heart of the tradition of the string quartet…"
ASHLEY FURE ANIMA
Commissioned by gmem-CNCM-marseille, Théâtre d’Orléans, Ircam-Centre Pompidou, ProQuartet
Charles Bascou GMEM Computer Music Design
Vincent Isnard IRCAM Computer Music Design