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Hugo Ball sound poems read by various performers (with texts) at Ubu
Christian Bök performs Hugo Ball's Sea Horses and Flying Fish (0:51) & Totenklage (1:57)
Jerome Rothernberg performs Balls' "Karawane" (with Jean-Charles Francois, percussion and Bertram Turetzky, bass) (text)
Marie Osmond performing Hugo Ball's "Karawane" on Ripley's Believe It or Not (link to Jacket2 page) (text)
Hugo Ball's Seepferdchen und Flugische (performed by Jaap Blonk)
Anat Pick performs Schwitters and Ball (sound stream at bottom of page) (via Karawa.not)
Raoul Hausmann - Soundrel, 1919 (4:09)
Richard Huelsenbeck / Tristan Tzara - Inventing Dada / Dada Into
Surrealism (Interviews) (10:06)

Tristan Tzara's Brullt (performed by Jaap Blonk) [restricted to Penn users]
Tristan Tzara/Richard Huelsenbeck/Marcel Janco - L'amiral Cherche
Une Maison A Louer (2:34)
Richard Huelsenbeck's Phantastische Gebeté (1916) at Ubu


Christina Bök performs

  • "Seepferdchen und Flugfische" by Hugo Ball, 1916 (1:20) : MP3
  • "Karawane" by Hugo Ball, 1916 (0:55) : MP3
  • "Totenklage" by Hugo Ball, 1916 (1:58) : MP3

Steve McCaffery performs "Sound-Rel" by Raoul Hausmann, 1919 (1:50) : MP3

Charles Bernstein performs "Teke Heart" 'by Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven (1921) at MoMA (NY) on June 7, 2016.
Jacket2 page, .mov, take one .mov; sound files (recored 6/8/16) (4:08): mp3, wav


See also: International Dada Archive