(CD / tres 05, 2003)
(Digital / ETYM-002, 2014)
Rubberglovebagpipes is the name of an instrument, the titel of a Sergej Mohntau Live-Performance and a CD. Musical instruments are used as utensils and objects of utility as musical instruments. Sergej Mohntau use Rubberglovebagpipes, Electric Windows, the Jack-Of-All-Trades Double Bass and Selfmade Hardcase-Laptops. The compositions follow the specific sonic features of the adapted utensils and lead to different musical styles. A common sound generated from both analog and digital sources encased in a dramaturgical concept based on mechanics, electricity, and electronics. Music as the language of objects.
Sergej Mohntau Bio:
Sergej Mohntau is a literature- and musicperformance duo founded by Juergen Berlakovich and Thomas Pfeffer in 1999. Concerts and performances are based on a combination of music, speech, gestures, and optical impressions. Palindromsongs. Jam sessions with doves. Pieces for prepared mouth. Live radioplays. Glossography.
Sergej Mohntau Releases:
Palindromsongs (CD / nonfoodfactory / nff 2317/2006)
Gummihandschuhdudelsack/Rubberglovebagpipes (CD / tres 005 – transacoustic research);
electric pavillon global-soundfiles for the anti-globalization movement (CD /VA/Taliban Records)
The forbidden 80s (CD / VA / MR001 – Mr.Mutt)
hearings (CD / VA / tres 001 – transacoustic research)
hearings 1-6 (CD / VA / iftaf rec 013)
hearings 7-10 (CD / VA / iftaf rec 014)