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A flock is a gathering of gregarious birds. This group of individuals is generally made up of the same species, but can also be composed of mixed species. Individuals gather to form one whole organism. The character of this new organism is not recognizable in any of the individuals that constitute it, it is a unique character born out of the relation between them. The individuals follow very simple rules, and although there is no centralized control structure dictating how individuals should behave, local, and to a certain degree random interactions between them lead to the emergence of intelligent global behaviour, unknown to the individuals.

-use the upwash from one of the wingtip vortices of the bird infront of you to
  fly upwards
-move towards the middle of the group of birds that are within sight
-move away if someone comes too close
-follow the same direction as your neighbors
-mimic their maneuvers

Each bird in the flock, despite his place, can decide a change for the whole formation.
A flock
that changes direction, speed, density, shape,
divides into two, three, nine
gets lost and reunites …

Jordi Cassagne, Peter Jacquemyn - doublebass
Marti Melia - bass saxophone
Mathieu Lilin, Yann Lecollaire - bariton saxophones
Ben Bertrand, Jordi Grognard - bass clarinets
Audrey Lauro - alto saxophone
Johannes Eimermacher - alto saxophone, concept