— four minutes on eight speakers

2011, 2012 by Till Bovermann (curation)

4for8 is a public concert format for electro-acoustic music. It features miniatures for eight loudspeakers, each with a duration of exactly four minutes. Following its premiere in 2011 where it accompanied the inauguration of TAI Studio, the event was repeated 2012.

2011 Link to heading

Find the recording of the evening at the Internet Archive.

  • fixed media
    • Toucher 4 1 by Chi-Hsia Lai (living in Helsinki, Finland)
    • safety certificate by Florian Grond (living in Bielefeld, Germany / Montreal, Canada)
    • Skrika (2011) by Helene Hedsund (living in Stockholm, Sweden)
    • Glossolalia by Joonas Siren (living in Helsinki, Finland)
    • Wild verses for flute by Magnus Johansson (living in Stockholm, Sweden)
    • SimpleLife by Roberto Pugliese (living in Helsinki, Finland)
    • windter by Till Bovermann (living in Helsinki, Finland)
  • live
    • live coding on hacked gameboy by Dave Griffiths (living in Helsinki, Finland)
    • *live coding with ixi lang *by Thor Magnusson (living in Brighton, UK)

2012 Link to heading


  • Aki Päivärinne
  • Archontis Politis
  • Callum Goddard
  • James Nesfield
  • Juan Duarte Regino
  • Julian Parker
  • Lai Chi-Hsia
  • Markus Koistinen
  • Paola Livorsi
  • Simon Lysander Overstall
  • Symeon Delikaris-Manias
  • Till Bovermann
  • Tom Hall
  • Tommi Koskinen