34. AppleTalk : I am Sitting in a Room Demo & Performance with iPhone and QuickTime
This entry features music/technique of Alvin Lucier's I am Sitting in a Room. This work has changed my world, and the original version of his piece will probably change yours, too. One of the characteristics of Lucier's work is that he finds beautiful/strange sounds in an ordinary objects without the use of great technical virtuosity. In this entry, two recording devices (Macbook's QuickTime and iPhone) are used to along with AppleTalk's text-to-speech feature.
If you do not want to go through silences between the "passes," feel free to download and listen to the edited audio recordings in the following widget or site: http://bit.ly/15hpYjN