Kontextsound

Amsterdam: Kontexts, 1977. Edition of 1,000. Saddle-stapled tall 4to printed in black and white on two types of paper. 28 pp. Text in English with Dutch translation. Very good with rubbing, darkening, and trace amounts of foxing to covers, and heavy age toning to one of the two papers.

Published on the occasion of the ‘text in geluid’ (‘text in sound’) festival at the Stedelijk Museum April – May, 1977. Edited by Michael Gibbs, a compilation of sound-poetry, scores, operas, auditive texts, visual and concrete poetry, compositions, performances, lingual music, verbosonics, poesie sonore, chronology, and interviews by Dom Sylvester Houédard, H. W. Werkman, U. G. Stikker, G. J. de Rook, Sten Hansen, Lars-Gunnar Bodin, Bengt Emil Johnson, Ilmar Laaban, Åke Hodell, Bernard Heidsieck, François Dufrêne, Henri Chopin, Gerhard Rühm, Sean O’Huigin, Arrigo Lora-Totino, Bob Cobbing, Eric Mottram, Chris Cheek, P. C. Fencott, Jeremy Adler, Leigh Landy, Tom Leonard, Lily Greenham, Trio Ex Voco, Ab van Eyk, and Lawrence Upton. A key reference for Sound Poetry and avant-garde enthusiasts of the time complete with a Dutch translation. Item #517

Price: $60.00