COME PLAY WITH ME! Is an interactive piano installation, consisting of two pianos placed in a box. A wall is between the pianos. A pianoplayer is placed on one piano. The audience is invited to activate the pianoplayer by playing on the other piano.
COME PLAY WITH ME! Has its focus on the playfull part in the nonverbal and non-visual meeting with “the other”. No musical training or musical knowledge is needed by the guest-player. Think less, play more.
COME PLAY WITH ME! Is created by the Malmö based sound artist Kirsti Øibakken Pedersen and had its premiere at Skånes Konsförening in Malmö, Sweden, november 2011.
Spring 2012 COME PLAY WITH ME! Was chosen to be an Artist In Motion Project by the National swedish foundation for Contemporary Art Music RANK, with this followed a grant that made it possible to tour with COME PLAY WITH ME during summer / autumn 2012 in Sweden.
Göteborg, Sweden: Geigers Novemberfestival, 26. of Nov 2012. In coop. with Geiger.
Luleå, Sweden: Kulturnatten, 8.th of Sept, 2012. I coop. with KLUSTER. CANCELLED!
Gävle, Sweden: Kulturnatten ”Ådraget”, 1.st of Sept 2012 in cooperation IDKA.
Malmö, Sweden: Malmö Festivalen, St Petri Church, 17.-24.th of August, 2012 in coop.with CY Contemporary
Malmö, Sweden: Skånes Konstförening, 26.th of November – 18th of December 2011.
VIDEO COME PLAY WITH ME! https://vimeo.com/63391424
COME PLAY WITH ME! INSTRUCTION MOVIE: http://vimeo.com/63688258