Musical Game Series #5
"Paradox of Losers"
This piece is a tempo-guessing game for 4 players with pitched instruments and one referee.
When one player chooses a tempo and plays it accordingly, the other players guess the tempo and play it accordingly. Four game players must wear their own ear-phones to accomplish the tempo-canon. This piece requires 4 ear-phones, 4 smart-phones, a projector, screen, and slide operator.
•Instrumentation: 4 pitched instruments, Vibraphone (or Piano)
•Requirements: Screen and Projector, Earphone per players, a slide operator
•Premiered at Het Nuts Huis, Den Haag
Daniele Zamboni(Clarinet) Germaine Sijsterman (Clarinet)
Lee Jeong Guk (Recorder) Leo Svirsky (Accordion)
Ivan Vukosavljevic (E-Guitar) Ivan Vukosavljevic (E-Guitar)
Celia Swart (Saxophone) Cody Takács (Double Bass)
Rubén Castillo del Pozo (Vibraphone) Il Hoon Son (Piano)
June, 2016, Nutshuis, Den Haag October, 2016, Studio Loos, Den Haag