Dorothee Schabert: BostonBahn

“The singing, squeaking and rattling of the Boston subway, the oldest in America, and police sirens on the bridge – the latter transformed into long recumbent tones of a viola – almost becomes a song. A contribution to an existential traffic turnaround for averting the climate catastrophe…”

Dorothee Schabert (*1952). Producer of classical music for SWR2 Baden-Baden; compositions for various instrumentations and voices; computer compositions – also in cooperation with artists of other genres; essays and lectures on the aesthetics of technology and music, of sound and space; awardee of Deutsche Akademie Villa Massimo, Casa Baldi Olevano 2020.