the great score
was conceived by seppo gründler and elisabeth schimana for eight concerts and is completed
with its last performance for ORF kunstradio
, a new year´s net concert.
over the course of five years, the great score
was performed in budapest (2001), moskow (2002), amsterdam (2004), linz (2004),
vienna (2005), ljubljana (2005) and graz (2005). the performing artists seppo gründler and elisabeth schimana didn´t proceed according to a score
in the traditional sense based on notes, but due to a temporal and functional structure, which was left to other artists for interpretation in the eights concert.
these artists now contribute to the last version of the great score
which takes place in form of a net concert by sending sound streams from their respective locations.
with their radio version in 5.1 Surround, seppo gründler and elisabeth schimana finally join the different musical interpretations of the defined structure on air.
at the ORF funkhaus in vienna, they are making a live mix of the incoming sound material from the network.
namely from the budapest
-based artists zsolt sores
and pal toth
who are performing live at radio tilos in budapest.
from yuri spitsin
, a moskow
-based artist who is streaming from dartmouth college in the USA.
anne wellmer, an artist from amsterdam
, is performing at the IMA, the institute for media archeology in hainburg.
is participating at radio FRO in linz.
and the artist group alien productions
are performing at the ORF funkhaus in vienna
and brane zorman
are sending their sound contributions from the premises of radio student in ljubljana.
and finally the austrian media artist reni hofmüller
is performing live at radio helsinki in graz