Sounds, Memories and Affects: Double Capture in a Relational Artistic Experience

Valéria Bonafé, Rogério Costa

Abstract


This article presents and discusses the nos{entre}nós project, which stems from an artistic collaboration between the authors, composer Valéria Bonafé and improviser and saxophonist Rogério Costa. The project is nurtured by the differences between both artists and proposes a particular manner of assemblage (agencement) set on privileging a consistent collaborative practice. The philosophical work of Gilles Deleuze, Félix Guattari and Brian Massumi is used to analyze this relational practice, with special attention given to concepts like zone of indiscernibility, disjunctive synthesis and double capture. The article also deals specifically with the creative processes involved in producing the first artistic work of this collaborative project, Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte. At stake is the memory space appearing as a field of sensible experience, capable of triggering the surging of affects and the energies necessary for creative assemblages, and where the loop appears as an important strategy of transduction between the poetic field and musical realization. 

 

 

Article received: April 20, 2020; Article accepted: May 30, 2020; Published online: October 15, 2020; Original scholarly paper

How to cite this article: Bonafé, Valéria and Rogério Costa. "Sounds, Memories and Affects: Double Capture in a Relational Artistic Experience." AM Journal of Art and Media Studies 23 (2020): 13-27. doi: 10.25038/am.v0i23.394


Keywords


collaborative creative processes; composition; improvisation; double capture; memory; affect; loop.

Full Text:

PDF

References


Bonafé, Valéria. “The experience of sonority: the dangers of a journey into the unknown.” Interference Journal 6 (2018): 83–96.

Bonafé, Valéria and Rogério Costa. Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte. Score. São Paulo: Score, 2017.

Campesato, Lílian and Valéria Bonafé. “La conversación como método para la emergencia de la escucha de sí.” El oído pensante 7, 1 (2019): 47–70.

Costa, Rogério. Música Errante: o jogo da improvisação livre. São Paulo: Ed. Perspectiva, 2016.

Costa, Rogério. “Orquestra Errante: a musical practice deeply rooted in life.” In Proceedings of Sonologia 2019 – I/O, edited by Fernando Iazzetta et al, 542–62. São Paulo: ECA-USP, 2020.

Deleuze, Gilles and Felix Guattari. Anti-Oedipus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia. Translated by Robert Hurley, Mark Seem, and Helen R. Lane. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2000.

Deleuze, Gilles and Felix Guattari. A Thousand Plateaus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia. Translated by Brian Massumi. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2005.

Deleuze, Gilles and Claire Parnet. Dialogues. Translated by Hugh Tomlinson and Barbara Habberjam. New York: Columbia University Press, 1987.

Massumi, Brian. “Imediação ilimitada.” In Proceedings of Conexões deleuze e cosmopolíticas e ecologias radicais e nova terra e…, organized by Susana Oliveira Dias, Sebastian Wiedemann, and Antonio Carlos Rodrigues Amorim, 25–64. Campinas: ALB/ClimaCom, 2019.

Massumi, Brian. What Animals Teach Us About Politics. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2014.




DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.25038/am.v0i23.394

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


Copyright (c) 2020 AM Journal of Art and Media Studies

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

The content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

AM Journal of Art and Media Studies ISSN 2217-9666 - printed, ISSN 2406-1654 - online, UDK 7.01:316.774

Contact: amjournal@outlook.com

Publisher: Faculty of Media and Communications, Singidunum University, Belgrade, Serbia

Indexed in: ERIH PLUSEBSCODOAJ, and in The List of Scientific Journals Categorization of Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of Republic of Serbia (M51-2019). Beginning with No. 12 2017, AM is indexed, abstracted and covered in Clarivate Analytics service ESCI.