chronology

290 filecasts older newer

2012
55928 horloge
field — 8 minutes
recording of an astronomical clock in lyon
55952 transported
field — 13 minutes
some recordings made just getting from here to there
55969 deleted scene
audio — 8 minutes
composition of sounds accidental, incidental and intentional
55986 bissextile
audio — 7 minutes
sound collage in irregular time on the theme of leap year
56000 ostinato
video, found — 5 minutes
manipulated video loop with sound
56020 pendulum
video — 4 minutes
video of foucault’s pendulum, still swinging in paris
56040 vacuum
audio — 10 minutes
an atmosphere composed of interplanetary sounds
56066 interlude
audio — 8 minutes
composition or sound collage that evokes an eventless space
56072 falling light
audio — 7 minutes
composition for found incidental film music
56088 morocco
field — 14 minutes
a selection of field recordings from morocco
56108 machine age
audio — 8 minutes
an oblique compositional portrait of the 20th century
56195 budapest keleti
field — 13 minutes
field recording of a budapest train station
56200 the other side
audio — 10 minutes
sound collage for three parts
56211 fundament
audio — 10 minutes
a collage of electrical and some instrumental sounds
56222 disembarking
field, photo — 3 minutes, 12 images
field recording of the passenger boat dock in odessa
56228 black sea
video — 3 minutes
the black sea at the port of odessa
56232 distant land
audio — 9 minutes
composition stirred by foreboding on a night train in the Carpathians
56275 dividing line
audio — 8 minutes
composition inspired by crossing an international border
2013
56294 blesk a hrom
field, event — 10 minutes
thunder and lightning ring in the new
56306 impulse
video, audio — 9 minutes
bringing an inaudible electric signal into the audible range, with found footage
56333 observance
field — 13 minutes
observing religious observances across central europe
56341 aerograd
audio, found — 8 minutes
an atmosphere pieced together from ussr war movie sounds
56356 inner circle
audio — 10 minutes
a composition while thinking about circles
56369 shymkent-almaty
photo — 39 images
photographs of kazakhstan
56390 a beacon
audio — 9 minutes
supercollider plus added source
56414 colossus of air
audio — 8 minutes
thinking about moving air and moving through air
56428 density
audio — 9 minutes
extremely stretched chimes and rain in a narrow airshaft
56440 chufut-kale
photo — 20 images
photographs of chufut kale
56452 the millions
audio — 8 minutes
collage based on an optical sound recording of an orchestra tuning up
56480 like clockwork
audio — 11 minutes
composition for clock, optical sound, and databending
56499 nine minutes
audio — 9 minutes
a loop, with various intrusions, on the theme of waiting
56530 concrete music
audio — 7 minutes
music for cement mixer, workmen, and sampled cello
56550 maramureş
field — 12 minutes
sounds from maramureş and the border area of romania and ukraine
56565 lost identity
audio — 9 minutes
a man in london and troubled birds
56580 atomic montage
other — 838 words
treatise on the theory of atomic montage
56606 sound lens
audio — 8 minutes
assembled from field recordings
56630 a crimea in impressions
essay, photo — 817 words, 135 images, 1 recording
impressions from a visit to crimea
56633 put out the light
audio — 8 minutes
a composition of field and found
56651 evening falls in holešovice
essay — 792 words
essay on living in holešovice
56654 khersones
field — 6 minutes
modified recording of religious chanting
56658 beginning
field — 9 minutes
field recording from bakhchysarai, crimea
2014
56686 winter bridge
essay, photo — 311 words, 28 photos
Prague’s Karlův Most in winter
56690 world of stone
audio — 9 minutes
collage of found material with convoluted pressure waves
56700 in the twilight
audio — 12 minutes
composition with harmonica and may’68
56708 solaris
essay, field — 476 words, 3 recordings
essay on mallorca in the winter
56733 almost forgotten
audio — 9 minutes
a moment of high emotion on a train
56751 bazaar
essay, video — 22 images, 1090 words, 2 videos, 2 recordings
remembering a journey in the fergana valley
56757 freight train
field — 11 minutes
field recording of a passing freight train
56760 isle of calm
photo — 23 images
photographs from a mallorcan winter
56789 consequently
audio — 8 minutes
composition for various sources
56809 forecast
audio, field — 9 minutes
a duel of field recordings and incidentals
56823 forest light
video — 2 minutes
light effects in the forest from two vantage points
56831 ocean of steel
audio — 9 minutes
collage of field recordings from berlin streetcars
56836 vişeu de sus
field — 14 minutes
we ride a steam-powered logging train up into the carpathian mountains
56851 down deep
audio — 9 minutes
supercollider times four and other things
56880 æther
audio — 11 minutes
assemblage of loops from found material
56911 play of light
video, other — 5 minutes
recovering latent space from flat images
56912 bird calls
essay — 820 words
essay on hallucinations in the a certain baroque city
56939 father of apples
essay, photo — 764 words, 31 images
remembering a journey of ten years ago to almaty, kazakhstan
56946 islands
photo — 50 images
photographs from wrocław, poland
56953 excursus
audio, found — 9 minutes
collage work involving various found fragments
56968 a warning
audio — 8 minutes
composition with field recordings and found sound
56975 fragments of a journey
essay, photo — 789 words, 11 images
a journey by train to wrocław in poland
56999 under the ice
audio — 12 minutes
composition for field recordings of various kinds
57001 ghost fiddler
essay — 800 words
all hallow’s eve on prague’s old town square
2015
57030 metro
essay — 1194 words, 11 images
thoughts on the movements of people throught the metro system
57038 urban temple
field — 6 minutes
field recording of an urban temple in pune
57040 cave temples
field — 9 minutes
excerpted field recordings from journeys around maharashtra, india
57049 end of night
field — 19 minutes
night-time field recordings from a hotel window in pune
57055 shoe mending
photo — 17 images
a sequence of images from a shoe repair shop in kutaisi
57056 peths of pune
photo — 48 images
photographs from pune, maharashtra, india
57063 tbilisi metro
field — 13 minutes
field recording of the tbilisi metro
57065 exhalation
essay — 784 words
the night sounds of the indian city of pune
57072 marks
photo — 48 images
photographs from tbilisi, georgia
57080 sentinel
audio — 11 minutes
collage of sonified data and distant bells
57092 mountain of song
essay, field, found — 1193 words, 18 images, 6 recordings
songs recorded during a road journey in northern georgia
57111 drifting (xinaliq)
video — 2 minutes
clouds drift above while sheep drift below
57117 inner workings
audio — 6 minutes
composition in two parts
57121 road to ushguli
essay — 1351 words, 54 images
a winter journey in svaneti in the georgian caucasus
57130 city of lions
photo — 41 images
photographs from ľviv, ukraine
57135 convergence
other — 41 images
sketches for a short concert
57137 bells of sapânţa
field — 9 minutes
field recording from romania
57156 paternoster
essay, field — 719 words, 1 recording
text inspired by a paternoster elevator
57160 imereti
photo — 18 images
photos of springtime in imereti
57167 roof of the world
field — 9 minutes
field recording from georgian military highway
57175 caspian sea
field, photo — 7 minutes
field recording from the shore of the caspian sea
57194 swifts
essay — 688 words
demolition in the yasamal district of baku
57208 mise-en-abîme
audio — 9 minutes
a collage of field and found
57212 beyond time
essay, photo — 795 words, 36 images
a journey to the remote village of xinaliq in the azerbaijani caucasus
57239 a silent room
essay — 652 words
silence is sound too
57275 lost recordings
essay, field — 770 words, 2 recordings
recorded fragments of things happened upon
57280 black ocean
audio, field — 11 minutes
field recording outside a chemical plant
57286 precipice
audio — 9 minutes
collage of harbor sources convoluted with various bells
57289 equinox
photo — 16 images
photographs of a stone sphere
57311 various mysteries
audio — 10 minutes
three parts and granular synthesis
57349 another shore
audio — 10 minutes
supercollider and field recordings
57366 chiatura
essay, photo — 1479 words, 57 images
recounting a visit to chiatura
57371 baku metro
photo — 28 images
photographs from a metro station in baku
57377 december
audio — 16 minutes
an unexpected gift from youtube and soundhack
57388 last days
audio — 11 minutes
a polyrhythm based on potemkin becomes a subtle throb
2016
57390 no train of thought
essay — 675 words
essay on continuities, perceived and contrived
57402 vapor
audio — 10 minutes
sounds from images turned to sound
57412 boyer chute
field, photo — 10 minutes, 11 images
field recording near the Missouri River
57426 sanahin
field, photo — 11 minutes, 15 images
field recording and photos of sanahin monastery
57428 roadside eatery
field — 12 minutes
field recording from a journey in Armenia
57432 coffee machine
field — 7 minutes
field recording from a journey in Armenia
57435 selim pass
photo — 15 images
selim pass between armenia and nagorno-karabagh
57446 yerevan
essay, photo — 632 words, 42 images
photographs from the streets of yerevan
57448 leap year
audio — 10 minutes, 27 images
a remix to commemorate the leap year
57460 winter wind
audio, field — 9 minutes
composition of wind recordings from armenia
57474 s’incontru
event, field — 12 minutes
field recording of an easter celebration in sardinia
57475 micro-continent
photo — 93 images
the island of sardinia as seen during a springtime journey
57481 excerpt
audio — 9 minutes
found fragments resembling a dream
57505 multiversum
other — 9 minutes
collaborative site-specific installation
57520 strange signals
essay — 790 words
essay on the ambiguous perceptions of strange signals
57529 lake sevan
photo — 22 images
the shores of lake sevan in winter and summer
57536 buildings
audio — 10 minutes
pipes and air handler sounds
57548 views of kutaisi
photo — 50 images
various filecasts brought together as a collection
57549 on recording
essay — 659 words
essay on the futility of stopping time
57560 solstice
audio — 9 minutes
optical sound that suggests sunlight
57567 ghost train
audio — 11 minutes
a convolution of optical sound fragments
57570 aurora
audio — 9 minutes
composition using found material and convolution
57579 is anyone there
audio — 9 minutes
composition using samples and convolution
57589 databending
essay — 730 words
essay on databending and the meanings of digital artifacts
57602 storm receding
field — 14 minutes
field recording of a summer storm
57616 behind a wall
audio — 9 minutes
a collage of field, found, and musical elements
57640 eastward bound
essay — 715 words
essay evoking an eastward journey to ukraine
57651 cold fire
audio, found — 8 minutes
composition for voice, dripping water, and sputtering candles
57664 long shadows
audio — 10 minutes
composition for nine fragments of field recordings
57674 marktkirche
field — 8 minutes
field recording of Marktplatz in Halle, Germany
57680 vigil
audio — 10 minutes
an atmosphere from crickets and a hurdy-gurdy
57681 momentum
audio — 9 minutes
three sound phrases of living and movement
57690 evanescence
audio — 9 minutes
an composition for dying a fluorescent lamp
57702 adrift
essay — 673 words
essay on cities and passageways
57711 syzygy
audio — 10 minutes
an atmosphere for a bus station at night and balalaika
57714 highway 59
audio — 9 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57719 over the danube
audio — 9 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57720 kaunas centras
audio, photo — 9 minutes, 19 images
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57722 trieste
audio, photo — 6 minutes, 28 images
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57723 marjanishvilis kucha
audio — 8 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57724 garden of osek
audio, essay, photo, field — 8 minutes, 51 images, 724 words
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57725 zastávka orionka
audio — 6 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57727 dark passage
audio — 6 minutes
two field recordings are convoluted together
57728 stelæ at odzun
audio — 6 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57729 regolare a milano
audio — 6 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57732 seaside promenade
audio — 6 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57735 swallows of putna
audio — 8 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57736 place lahdim
audio — 8 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
2017
57758 karpaz
field — 11 minutes
field recording from the mediterranean shore on cyprus
57777 light and snow
essay — 653 words
essay on light and snow
57800 tea and horses
photo — 122 images
images from Yunnan in southwest China
57808 kutaisi rain
audio — 4 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57809 berliner dom
audio — 6 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57811 calles de sevilla
audio — 6 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57820 ouarzazate
audio — 6 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57821 saint-séverin
audio — 7 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57826 notes from yunnan
field — 711 words, 5 recordings, 5 images
pictures and recordings from the tea horse road
57827 coffee on sand
audio, essay — 6 minutes, 403 words
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57830 tarnów
audio — 7 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57832 along the mekong
audio — 8 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57833 park in göygöl
audio — 8 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57837 qobustan
field, photo — 7 minutes, 24 images
field recording from the azerbaijan countryside
57838 bakhchisaray
audio — 6 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57840 after marco polo
audio — 6 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57841 shaniwar peth
audio — 7 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57848 gazimağusa
audio — 7 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57857 black garden
audio — 7 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57858 besh barmag
audio — 7 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57872 lost street
audio — 4 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57884 forum romanum
audio — 7 minutes
a field recording combined with musical sounds
57900 moving, still.
album — 29 tracks, 2 playlists
moving, still. a series of twilights
57938 market – bazari
photo — 37 images
images from the central market area of kutaisi
57939 gelati
photo — 63 images
images from the gelati and motsameta monasteries in western georgia
57970 midnight sun ~
album — 5 tracks
extended remixes of 56390 a beacon and 55821 light on water
57987 eclipse
 
to mark the passing of a great eclipse
57994 nostalgia
audio — 8 minutes
collage based on cinematic ambiences
57999 field notes ~
lists — 32 items, 4 playlists
collection of columns that I wrote for the journal HisVOICE
58000 prototype
other — 8 images,  text
documentation for a project using optical sound
58033 blood of a poet
audio — 7 minutes
composition with samples and found recording of poetry
58060 east by rail ~
album — 3 tracks, 1 bonus track
three tracks inspired by journeys east across eurasia
58066 penumbra
photo — 55 images
images to accompany 58060 east by rail ~
58080 cable car
field — 7 minutes
field recording from a cable car in chiatura
58090 mahjong
field — 8 minutes
field recording of street sounds and mahjong players in baisha
58101 end of ramadan
field — 7 minutes
field recording outside a mosque in Berat, Albania
58108 new year bird
field — 8 minutes, 27 images
field recording from a temple in shaxi, yunnan, china
2018
58133 a word image
other — 2 elements
an image of a word and a word that says “image”
58153 vale of dusk
audio — 8 minutes
impressions of cold and mist and lost space and time
58160 fall to earth ~
album — 6 tracks, 1 bonus track
six compositions of uncertainty and melancholy
58167 the singing baker
field — 8 minutes
summer morning ambiences of street life in tbilisi
58182 momentum ~
album — 4 tracks, 1 playlist
sound works on the subject of inertia, momentum and space travel
58194 late winter
field — 9 minutes
winter ambiences of two locations in Prague
58200 sleepwalker
audio — 7 minutes
collage of found bells, chimes, and other sounds
58207 istanbul
photo — 23 images
five days in İstanbul condensed into images
58222 points on a map ~
album — 3 tracks
overlapping and collaged remixes from „moving, still“ for „silent_night“
58285 the other three
audio — 14 minutes
a composition of direct recordings of the surfaces of objects
58289 hither in fog
audio — 8 minutes
a composition for wood, metal, water, and glitch
58293 ionosphere
audio — 10 minutes
a composition for wind, texture and sound effects
58295 trilogy ~
album — 3 tracks, 1 bonus
improvisations on the surfaces of physical things
58301 street scenes
field — 10 minutes
edited field recordings from south china
58307 one kilometer
field, photo — 12 minutes, 47 images
a walk among the visible traces of technical measurements
58321 reverie nº1
audio — 4 minutes
various unrelated sounds brought together on impulse
58353 reverie nº2
audio — 6 minutes
various unrelated sounds brought together on impulse
58360 edge of town
photo — 17 images
a walk among the transition zone from urban to nature
58392 reverie nº3
audio — 8 minutes
a minimal piano figure and a microphone in a glass jar
58416 alaverdi
photo — 31 images
images from around alaverdi, in the lori district of armenia
58429 vanadzor
audio — 4 minutes
metallic surfaces and frictions from vanadzor
58441 wind in a jar
audio — 9 minutes
a glass jar as a resonant recording chamber
58469 kutaisi
audio — 7 minutes
a composition using two field recordings from kutaisi
58470 a dream of smoke and birds ~
album — 7 tracks
studies of near silences and contrived resonances
2019
58503 les angoisses
audio — 7 minutes
an atmosphere designed from original and found elements
58511 reverie nº4
audio — 8 minutes
an assemblage of time-manipulated found sounds
58521 lake tana
photo — 35 images, 2 sounds, 1 video
images from ethiopia’s lake tana and the zege peninsula
58528 bus ride
audio — 8 minutes
field recording of a bus ride to lalibela, ethiopia
58529 landing
photo — 9 images
landing at the cairo airport in clouds
58558 an end to words
audio — 9 minutes
a composition of field recordings and sampled instruments
58579 departure
audio — 15 minutes
a composition of field recordings and convolutions
58601 fata morgana ~
album — 6 tracks
field recordings with backdrops instantiated through convolution
58616 kutaisi (redux)
lists — 7 items
collection of filecasts about kutaisi, georgia
58636 addis ababa
photo — 36 images
images from around addis ababa, capital city of ethiopia
58704 nemrut dağı
photo — 45 images
images from the ancient ruins atop nemrut dağı in anatolia
58706 asia minor
photo — 41 images
images from a flight over asia minor from east to west
58740 mare nostrum
audio — 8 minutes
a composition of field and found recordings
58768 hapax legomenon
audio — 9 minutes
an assemblage of found material and instrument samples
58772 night poem
audio — 8 minutes
a field recording of wind and other night sounds
58800 dengbêj evi
essay — 976 words
travelogue from diyabakır, southeast anatolia
58803 diyarbakır
photo — 31 images
images from the old Sur of diyarbakır in turkish kurdistan
58818 nocturnes ~
album — 4 tracks
an anthology of recent works about the night
2020
58853 as it rises
audio — 9 minutes
composition using a field recording of a hay baler in a cemetery and bells
58885 so it falls
audio — 14 minutes
composition of rushing and falling water and hutsul bells
58898 as it rises, so it falls ~
album — 2 tracks
An EP assembled from two recent filecasts
58902 st. petersburg metro
field — 7 minutes
documentary recording of the St. Petersburg metro
58925 a quiet city
field — 5 minutes
field recording as the Czech Republic enters general quarantine
58950 fifteen years
essay — 626 words
on listening to music and non-music
58951 drumming
field — 4 minutes
field recording of street drumming in Montevideo
58952 a poem for burning
audio — 10 minutes
a sequence of notes and field recordings for Anna Akhmatova
58963 impromptu nº1
audio — 7 minutes
edited improvisation for clothes drying rack and contact microphones
58980 frontier
audio — 11 minutes
collage of microphone tracings and found material
58985 urfa
field, photo — 9 minutes, 30 images
field recordings and images of Sanlıurfa (Urfa) in Turkey
58992 afilador
field — 3 minutes
a field recordings from a street in montevideo
58999 morning truck
field, photo — 3 minutes, 22 images
field recordings and images from Maharashtra
59008 unraveling
audio — 9 minutes
reverie for documentary film sound
59033 from my window
field — 9 minutes
contibution to the compilation Pass it on ~ Early Morning Soundscapes
59042 land of the rose
photo — 92 images
images from a journey through south bohemia
59048 cattle market
field, photo, essay — 8 minutes, 11 images, 520 words
field recording from a roadside cattle market in armenia