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Embarrassed of the Whole Phase II

performed at: Panoply Performance Laboratory

collaborators: Panoply Performance Laboratory, Esther Neff, Kaia Gilje

Embarrassed of the Whole Phase II

Embarrassed of the Whole (EotW) Phase II was a monthlong array of operations at PPL’s lab site in February 2017, during which 60+ unique operations generated with/for/by “Users” of the online Use Survey and via the Operating Manual were realized.

It is nearly impossible to capture the scale of this project, here is a playlist of nearly every performance filmed by Karl Cooney:

Some fake operas made for Matthew Gantt’s fake VR opera:




A demo of a song from EotW performed at SalON! at Cloud City:


A demo of an early composition for Embarrassed of the Whole: