umgebung - composition for a mountain lake

umgebung (germ. for 'environment') was performed as an installative concert at winterleitensee/judenburg, a mountainlake in 5900 feet altitude,
on 12th of august 2010.

peter kutin : concept / idea / composition
christof dienz : bassoon
susanna gartmayer : bass clarinet
christian weber : double bass
hannes lingens : percussions
flo kindlinger & vinzenz schwab : sound-recording
eva hausberger : photo & video documentation
heike kaltenbrunner & florian waldner : wireless headphones handling, helping hands

supported by kunst im oeffentlichen raum stmk. & ske-fonds
thank you : tetsuya umeda, katharina klement, heidi hausberger, sibylle rarej

umgebung is a work that combines landart & soundart.
it is about movements and positions in an open field.
it is about observing, about listening to distances, about focus and unfocus (using headphones or not),
close and far, audibility and inaudibility.

find more information in english here (blog)
project - website (in german only) :

Video excerpt (water surface at twilight) filmed by eva hausberger -
combines various audiosituations - to be listened to on very low level !