"Outlying Islands" by David
Multi-dimensional stage music and soundscape for the german
debut performance at Staatstheater Mainz, June 2006.
with Susanne Feld (violin, sounds)
Staged backstage, behind the fire curtain, the setting
offered a moving stage platform to perform on three different
Twiehaus had the idea of music and sounddesign completely
done out of theater interior.
While acting, he wanted a live soundscape to be used to
illustrate the locations and atmospheres of the play.
Songs were used to create transitions while platform changes.
First, Susanne Feld and Sascha Wild recorded the environment
(iron curtain, stage elements, doors, stairs, floors,
After manipualting these sounds a mixture of wild flying
birds, wind, waves was created, played in a multi-channel
Associated instruments to the characters complemented
the score with musical fragments.