(Concert program note)
Music and Obsession: Movements with the left hand of the cellist or the clarinetist, small head nods by the pianist to highlight accents - the piece "obsessive compulsive music" by Ricardo Eizirik relates to different mechanical processes that develop between the three musicians. They are complemented by a visual layer of choreographed movements coupled with different sounds. The playing of instruments is in itself a repetitive, almost manic activity. Using these thoughts as a starting point, the piece deals with the juxtaposition of compulsive behavior and musical mannerism ...
Video Interview about Obsessive Compulsive Music (in German)