collaboration with Elizabeth Anderson

SOLAR WINDS Premiere Nov. 2017, HfK  Bremen

Elizabeth Anderson & Alexander Derben:

SOLAR WINDS (Demo Version)

Demonstration of the audiovisual work SOLAR WINDS

by Elizabeth Anderson (music) & Alexander Derben (visuals)

(limitations: lower resolution / copyright note).

Full HD version available

(1080p / 8 channel 96khz / 24bit or 1080p / 2 stereo 48khz / 16bit)

Distribution / submission to festivals and competitions

can be done via or mail (SD-Card)

For licensing / performances / public presentations

please contact Elizabeth Anderson, PhD

Rue Charles Lechat, 13, 1160 Brussels, Belgium

"Solar Winds" (AV), 2017 © /

It is forbidden to copy or modify this work

without written permission.

"Solar Winds" (AV) 2012-17. Audiovisual work by Elizabeth Anderson (music) & Alexander Derben (visuals)

Premiere: 11/26/2017, Academy of Arts, Space Attack Concert IV at the 68. Bremer Hausmusikwoche (Germany)

Nomination: XII° Destellos Competition 2019 (Argentinia). Presentation: 07/27/2019, Media center of the New Stage of the Alexandrinsky Theater Saint Petersburg (Russia)

This is a demonstration version with the following limitations: cropped borders / lower resolution / watermarked notes. The original full HD versions (1080p / 8 channel 96khz/24bit or 1080p / stereo 48khz/16bit) are available.

The distribution / submission to festivals and competitions can be done via 

"Solar Winds" (AV-version) was created in 2015-17 in the Freies Tonstudio Bremen-Nord (Germany) and premiered on November 26, 2017 in the concert hall of the Academy of Arts Bremen (Germany) at the "68. Bremer Hausmusikwoche 2017"  See: Space Attack IV concert  and the  archive of the atelier neue musik.

"Solar Winds" (the original music version) was realized in 2012 at the Métamorphoses d’Orphée studio of Musiques & Recherches in Ohain (Belgium) and was premiered on October 27, 2012 during the 8th festival Visiones Sonoras organized by the Centro Mexicano para la Música y las Artes Sonoras (CMMAS) in the Auditorio de la Unidad Académica Cultural of the UNAM Campus Morelia (Mexico). The piece was commissioned by Musiques & Recherches. "Solar Winds" was composed with support from the Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles (Direction générale de la culture, Service de la musique). Thanks to David Baltuch, Alexis Boilley, Rodrigo Sigal, and Annette Vande Gorne. The diptych "Solar Winds… and Beyond" (2012-14) was awarded First Prize in the Musica Nova 2015 International Competition of Electroacoustic Music (Prague, Czech Republic).

Download AV Documentation (DE) / Download copyright notes  / references NASA images

For the complete program notes for the acousmatic version of "Solar Winds" please click: