Various ‎– Fluxus 40th Anniversary 1962-2002

Not On Label ‎– none
8 × CDr, Compilation, Unofficial Release
Box Set, Limited Edition

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1-1 George Maciunas Seattle Interview 1977
Interviewer – William Woods
1-2 Milan Knizak* Bossanova Suite
Performer [2 Record Players Playing Destroyed Music, 2 Taperecorders With Tapes Of Older Pieces], Synthesizer [2], Piano, Voice – Milan Knizak*
2-1 Henning Christiansen "Symphony Natura" Op.170
Featuring – Lorenzo Mammi
2-2 Robert Filliou Whispered History Of Art
Recorded By – Ondine Fiore
3-1 Takehisa Kosugi New York, August 14 1991
Tape [Pre-recorded Environmental Sounds (birds) In The City Of Ferrara, Italy], Noises [Live Broadcasting Sound On W-cbs Radio, New York], Performer [A Plastic Bottle In Which A Small Microphone Is Installed For Pick Up Voice & Other Sounds], Electronics [Audio Generator], Effects [Time-delay Machine, Pitch Shifter] – Takehisa Kosugi
3-2 Joe Jones Solar Music Hot House 25:58
4 Wolf Vostell Le Cri / The Cry 60:31
5-1 Al Hansen Car Bibbe 5:40
5-2 Al Hansen Balloni Brothers Balloon Work 9:30
5-3 Al Hansen Joseph Beuys Stuka Bomber Piece 10:10
5-4 Al Hansen The Futuristic Chattanooga Choo Choo In The Mongolian Desert
Music By [Music Mix] – Jürgen TurjePerformer – Al Hansen, Janet Kramer
5-5 Al Hansen I Opened The Top Button Of Her Jeans And Zipped Her Zipper Down 1:49
5-6 Al Hansen Intermedia L.A. Roadside Streetwise Poetry 3:52
5-7 Al Hansen Venus Rap 9:50
6-1 Paul Sharits The Existential Anguish Symphony
Conductor – Chen HanPerformer – Paul Sharits
6-2 Larry Miller Accord (Selections From The 2nd And 4th Movement)
Other [Translator] – Josine van DroffelaarPerformer [Instrumentalist] – Alfred van den Heuval*, Louwrien Wijers, Larus Grimsson*, Michel Waisvisz
6-3 Marcel Alocco Pour Fluxus (1960-1967-1968) 12:37
6-4 Albrecht D.* Two Lines -Excerpt- 9:00
6-5 Alison Knowles A Nivea Cream Piece For Oscar (Emmett) Williams
Performer – Alison Knowles, Ingrid Dinter
6-6 Robert Watts String Record Composition 5:45
7-1 Eric Anderson* Untactics Of Music
Brass – Harmonie Des CascadesConductor – Laurent BretonProducer – Luis Brosseau
7-2 Carolee Schneemann Mother Lexicon
Performer – Carolee Schneemann, Larry Miller, Laurence Warshaw, Mark Daniels*
7-3 Jean Dupuy Elle Aimait Bien Les Frites, Marguerite
Performer – Jana Haimsohn, Olga Adofno*
7-4 Unknown Artist Untitled 9:30
7-5 Ken Friedman Melon Medley 3:08
7-6 Richard Maxfield Pastoral Symphony 4:00
7-7 Dick Higgins In Memoriam 8:18
7-8 Dick Higgins Omnia Gallia 4:48
7-9 Mieko Shiomi A Celestial Tune By 108 Glass Marbles 5:06
8 Bob Lens Vacuum Cleaners
Performer – Bob Lens, Wolfgang HainkePerformer [Vacuum Cleaner] – Alain Gibertie, Anne-Marie Hui-Bon-Hoa, Ben Vautier, Boris Nieslony, Charles Dreyfus, Cora Crane, Daan van Golden, Diana van Golden, Dick Higgins, Eric Andersen, Frau Julius, Henning Christiansen, Ivanna, Jackson Mac Low, Jan Hoedt, Jann Brouer, Ken Friedman, Martha Wilson, Max Schmalz, Michel Collet (3), Michel Giroud, Mieko Shiomi, Milan Knizak*, Milko Pavlov, Peter Frank, Robert Filliou, Takehisa Kosugi, Valentine VerhaegheVoice [Uncredited] – Gerrit-Jan de Rook*, Jan Hoedt, Madame Christo, Peter Frank


Silk-screened box (white on white) contains black plastic tray with four double-CDrs.

Bootleg edition of Fluxus Anthology 30th Anniversary 1962-1992 Sound Events minus the tracks from:

- Ben Vautier (M6 on the original edition)
- Gustav Metzger (N6 on the original edition)
- Emmet Williams (N7 on the original edition)
- Bob Lens (P on the original edition)

Track 7.4 is not mentioned on the release and does not appear on the original edition.

Track 1.1 recorded at KRAB Radio, Seattle, Washington, September 1977.

Track 2.1 recorded at the Roma Zoo, October 1985 in collaboration with Lorenzo Mammi, Roma.

Track 2.2 recorded in mono at New Wilderness Studio, New York by Ondine Fiore, December 1977.

Track 1.2 recorded at Radio Vienna, Austria, 1990.

Track 3.1 recorded in the artist's former apartment in New York City.

Track 3.2 recorded in Linz (Austria) for "Ars Electronica Festival" 1988.

Track 4 recorded at Gallerie Lavignes, Bastille, Paris, France, 1990.

Track 5.1 recorded at Bonn Kunstverein Fluxus performance festival 1989.

Track 5.3 recorded at Galerie Kolon in 1989.

Track 6.1 recorded at Big Orbit Gallery, Buffalo on November 9, 1991.

Track 6.4 recorded on 27-12-1991 Stuttgart.

Track 6.5 recorded in New York 1991.

Track 7.1 is an excerpt from a 5 hour performance recorded in the streets of Quebec City during the "Day of the music" by United Nations on October 1, 1988.

Track 7.3 recorded at Judson Church, New York 1977.

Limited edition of 50 copies, hand-numbered on a sticker attached to the inside of the lid. Released ca. 2004 (Japan?).

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
Vol. 10 Various Fluxus Anthology 30th Anniversary 1962-1992 Sound Events(8xCass, Comp, C90 + Box, Ltd, Num) Slowscan Vol. 10 Netherlands 1994 Sell This Version
Vol. 10 Various Fluxus Anthology 30th Anniversary 1962-1992 Sound Events(8xCass, Comp, Dlx, Ltd, Num, C90 + Box, Woo) Slowscan Vol. 10 Netherlands 1994 Sell This Version