Timetraces is from a series of works dealing with the history of music, especially Austria's music. Materials are samples of historical texts and compositions, leaving traces in the form of whispering and grains of sound.
Track 64 del CD "TRACE, A Collection of Artists' Soundworks" (T.T. 140' 00"), 1999 Audio Research Editions. Devised and Curated by Colin Fallows. All rights to the soundworks remain with the individual artists.
Andrea Sodomka was born in 1961 in Vienna, Austria. She obtained diplomas from the Academy of Music (Institute of Electroacoustics), Vienn (1987) and the Academy of Applied arts, Vienna (1989). From 1991-1995 she was President of Society of Electroacoustic Music, Austria and since 1996 a member of the Artist'Assocation Wiener Secession. Andrea sodomka works in the realms of intermedia, installation, sound art, net, art, radio art, video and photography. TRACE is a limited edition collection of two-minute pieces by international sound artists, experimental composers, noise makers and other audio creators. Each artist has produced an original recording of two-minute duration for the CD on the theme of TRACE. TRACE greated an opportunity for a selection of international sound artists to work thematically, as well as providing listeners with further insight into the artists work. By bringing together this calibre and range of contributions, TRACE aims to stimulate further interest in the practice, debate and dialogue surrounding sound art. The artista on TRACE range from well known world figures, to individuals and groups making their first wirks in this field. TRACE was published thanks to a research award from the Centre for Art International Research (CAIR).