In The Beginning Was The Sound
……starting with Stravinsky, diving back to the medieval, totally ignoring Beethoven and ending up with the Bee Gees, ‘In The Beginning Was The Sound’ is an informal and entertaining rollercoaster ride through the history of music.
Sound Sunsets at Domus Volumnia (Perugia - Umbria)
San Savino, Magione
Technical demands are minimal and well within the capabilities of most venues.
The stage plan below shows the usual positioning of the band members. It can be changed if necessary depending on the available stage space and if discussed in advance.
|Theremin position||Theremin||Amplified speaker (full range) at ear height with line out to mixer|
|Ukulele||DI box into mixer|
|Voice/melodica||SM58 into mixer on a boom (easily adjustable)|
|Music stand||Solid stand (not folding)|
|Cello position||Music stand|
|XLR cable from cello mic to desk|
|Violin position||Music stand|
|XLR cable from violin mic to desk|
|Voice/kazoo||SM58 (or equivalent) on boom (easily adjustable)|
|Keyboard position||Armless chair|
|Stereo DI box|
|Melodica||SM58 (or equivalent) on boom into mixer|
Website design: Michele Bellucci, Andrew Harvey.
Photos of DP: © Viola Floris