“The essence (of soundscape composition) is the artistic, sonic transmission of meanings about place, time, environment and listening perception” -- Hildegard Westerkamp 2002
An immersive 8 channel concert featuring a rare UK sharing of pioneering soundscape compositions by Hildegard Westerkamp, new works by Sussex University Music students, BEAsT composer Annie Mahtani and a UK premiere from Leah Barclay.
Concert includes: Kits Beach Soundwalk - Hildegard Westerkamp Migration Patterns: Salt water - Leah Barclay Externalities - Ryan Bridgewater Self-noise - Dylan Beattie Eight years - Catherine Ireton and J. Luis Berna Moya Aeolian - Annie Mahtani PIerscape - Max Worgan & Pete Myson Beneath the Forest Floor - Hildegard Westerkamp
Hildegard Westerkamp - Kits Beach Soundwalk (1989) and Beneath the Forest Floor (1992)
Annie Mahtani (UK) - Aeolian (2015-2016)
Leah Barclay’s (AU) - Migrations Patterns (2017)
This event is part of the Festival of Music and Ideas: Hildegard Westerkamp and Acoustic Ecologies
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Dates & Times
Friday 31 January, 20207:00pm