Various Artists - Voices of DADA
Voices Of Dada is another in LTM’s acclaimed series of archive audio CDs exploring Twentieth Century avantgarde and modernist art. The CD features interviews and phonetic poetry by six key figures of the celebrated Dada movement (1916-1923), as follows:
MARCEL DUCHAMP: two extended interviews with the master theorist recorded in 1959, and a reading from A l’infinitif (1967)
TRISTAN TZARA: a 1948 recording of his poem Pour compte
KURT SCHWITTERS: recordings from 1932 of his best known phonetic poems, Die Sonata in Urlauten and Anna Blume
RICHARD HUELSENBECK: an extended interview from 1959, plus a reading from Phantastische Gebete (Fantastic Prayers), 1967
RAOUL HAUSMANN: three phonetic poems written in 1918 and recorded in 1956, plus a colourful interview from 1959
HANS ARP: a rare 1961 Recording of Dada-sprüche.