media: room-sized / micro radio transmission/reception to multiple small FM receivers, crank music box with early 20th century notation of new zealand bird the tūī / Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae recorded in aotearoa new zealand and steel string zither, recorded in an air b+b room in ravenna, italy.
an attempt to gild circles of memory from the recorded fragments of lost worlds. dedicated to the tūī in the tree outside the window of the English Department at Otago University in 2015. its circular rondos might have drowned out tutorial discussions, but it never did learn to quote Beckett.
100% re-transmitted and re-recorded between midnight and 4am after a week in self-isolation, at home in kensington, melbourne, australia 28.03.2020.
released March 28, 2020
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