A new article about the project Folk Song Lab “Improvising Folk Songs: An Inclusive Indeterminacy” is published in the Contemporary Music Review. The article can be found here. Read about methods, concepts and findings so far. This is the first article of more to come summarizing the project so far.
This month – May – Susanne Rosenberg is the researcher of the month. Listen to when she describe the project (in Swedish).
Here you can watch (in Swedish) a presentation of FSL using ELK Audios app Aloha.
This years conference in artistic research in music was off course held… virtual… Folk Song Lab contributed with a presentation . Many listeners with interesting questions after the 20 minut long presentation.
It was delightful to improvise in duos on the lyrics to the folk chorale ‘Den Signade Dag’. Using the method ‘Meandering’. A lot of ornamentation and melismas later we had this version – it’s combined by two different duo-sessions. The singers are:Maria Misgeld, Susanne Rosenberg, Eva Rune & Sofia Sandén. The video is created byContinue reading “Den Signade Dag – Christmas meandering”
After last week experiment with the method Imprint, we continued with our experiment in the inner circle of Folk Song Lab.By recording our own versions, from the cognitive frame of the song that Eva taught us, we recorded separate versions in solitude on our respective computer, like doing a Meandering session, but by ourselves. ThenContinue reading “Imprint – Meandering”
This week we been testing Folk Song Lab new method Imprint also in the inner circle of Folk Song Lab. This method actually fits quite well in the Corona days since it can be done through virtual meetings with the help of the excellent “Aloha” (www.elkaudio ) making it possible to sing together without latency!Continue reading “Testing a new method – Imprint”
Today We tried out the ALOHA from elkaudio.com and it did work out. Such a great feeling to be able to sing together without latency.
Today was the first time with IRL folk song lab since February. Such a nice feeling to hear voices sound in a real acoustic and not be hindered by the internet latency. A new method was tested – Imprint – more info to come on this new idea!