Present Absence


Soundtrack for a performance by Claude Wampler.

Premiered 21-25 May 2001 at Kunsten Festival, Brussels.

Excerpts from the soundtrack:

       Present Absence 1 
       Present Absence 2

Another section of the soundtrack titled Life is Long Xavier Leroi was published on the Syntax Error CD for the Failure Issue (No.7) of Cabinet, Brooklyn, Summer 2002. CD liner notes by Claude Wampler regarding Life is Long Xavier Leroi: “To be listened to while lying on your back, weight distributed onto your shoulders with your hips in the air, legs over your head and knees resting on the floor on either side of your ears, eyes gazing at your crotch.”