Concept by Sohaila Mosbeh

Coded with Elias Jarzombek & Jingxi Guo 2020

Words become strangely hypnotic with repetition, it creates its own musicality. Analyzing how the track Kerala by Bonobo was structured by creating loops. Taking that stylistic approach of using repetition, with every new loop a new element is added to the mix. 


 Code & Material

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Using the already built in text to speech API on a computer, along with reading out loud a chapter from the book Phantom Tollbooth. As well as sound files of course of drums.

The interaction works by clicking the play and stop button, there is also a rest option to restart the speech along with the illustrated text. Another option is pasting new text and loading it to change the words that are binging said, but it has to start with the word 'the'.


Visual performance-Sound Production.

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