Cara Tolmie and Stine Janvin have been commissioned to create a new collaborative performance for the Fourth Edition Festival in Stockholm, Borealis Festival for Experimental Music, Bergen and Äänen Lumo in Helsinki.
This conversation took place in November 2018 in Oslo during their initial meeting to begin work on the project.
CARA TOLMIE There is something that I inherently seem to rebel against the minute I enter the realm of “extended vocal technique”. Even that term I really grapple with, I don’t totally understand what it means or how the formal education of this “technique” works.
STINE JANVIN What is the un-extended technique?