Using custom built record players and variety of other devices, Schaefer explores the spatial and architectural aspects of sound, as well as the twisting of technology. His work incorporates a hybrid of analog and digital techniques, combining field recordings with live, modified vinyl and found sounds to create evocative and involving environments. His self-invented Tri-phonic Turntable is listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the "World's Most Versatile Record Player."Janek also has the world record for most records broken in 30 seconds!
Wednesday, December 01, 2004
Non-Event & the Berwick Research Institute are pleased to present the Boston-area debut of acclaimed UK sound artist, Janek Schaefer: