In the summer of 2011, Aurélie Lierman travelled throughout East-Africa in an attempt to capture the soundscape of modern rural and urban Africa in Zanzibar, Tanzania, Rwanda, RDC. is under construction. It will be a growing database of the field recordings then collected. In the meantime you can find here a selection of the compositions, performances and installations derived from that epic trip in 2011 and beyond.

• click herefor PICTURES Africa On Tape 2011 – 2016

• click here for PICTURES Africa On Tape 2017


/// WORKS (selection) ///

Sampling the Man of Memory (revised 2017)

Tele Drumming (2016)

Context, Gravity, Expressions (2015)

Sampling the Man of Memory (2015)

“Maria, Mariza and maybe Marianna” (2014)

Anosmia (2013)

“Where Are You ?” (2014)


Mrs. & Mr. Goodness (2012)

LOOP (2012)

Just Outside The Wombskin (2012)

iota mikro (2012)


/// ASIA ON TAPE 2017 ///

• ASIA ON TAPE is an off spring of AFRICA ON TAPE, started during summer 2017 during a residency at Lijiang Studio in Yunnan, China. Click here for more info !