I am not welcome
Sangeren Heiða Árnadóttir
Heiða Árnadóttir urfremførte det under Dark Music Days 2020 i Nordens hus 31. januar
Fremført av Marcella Lucatelli under UNM - (un)common places 2021 I Århus
"I am not welcome" is a piece comissioned and performed by Heiða Árnadóttir at Dark Music Days (Reykjavík) 31.01.2020. Its for voice, cassette player and sewn graphic notation.
The piece “I am not welcome” is a 15 minute long, organized stream of consciousness about not being welcome.
"I am not welcome.
We are not welcome.
Who is welcome.
Who might be welcome.
Why am I not welcome.
Why are you welcome.
Are you welcome.
Why are you welcome, and not me.
How can I be welcome.
How can we be welcome.
Why can someone make us welcome.
Can someone welcome us.
Is me being welcome important.
Is me being welcome important for someone.
Is it important to be welcome.
Is it important not to be welcome.
Why is someone welcome and some one not welcome.
What's the point of being welcome if we're not all welcome.
I don't want to be welcome if you’re not welcome.
Do you want to be welcome if I’m not welcome.
Am I not welcome. "
Bilde av notene tatt av Djupedal.