exploring the role of sound in natural and cultural environments

Tag: Hildegard Westerkamp

Soundwalk in the Pullman Historic District

You’re invited to come to a soundwalk at the Pullman National Monument during the Tenth Annual Chicago Calling Arts Festival and Chicago Artists Month. This event is co-presented by the Pullman National Monument, Outdoor Afro, Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology and Borderbend Arts Collective. It is also co-sponsored by Pullman Historic Site.

Happy 2013! Announcing New Members, Journal, Honors & Awards

A lot of things are happening in the Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology, here’s a list that includes some things you can do.

Soundwalks in East Garfield Park, at the Chicago Center for Green Technology and the Garfield Park Conservatory

Garfield Park Conservatory Fern Room
Garfield Park Conservatory Fern Room

EVENT: Soundwalks in East Garfield Park, at the Chicago Center for Green Technology and the Garfield Park Conservatory

WHEN: Saturday, August 1, 2009 (10 a.m.-12 noon)

LOCATIONS: Chicago Center for Green Technology (10:00-10:50 a.m.) and the Garfield Park Conservatory (11:15 a.m.-12:00 noon)

You are invited to join the World Listening Project, during two soundwalks which happen in Chicago’s East Garfield Park neighborhood on Saturday, August 1. During a soundwalk, people listen to and explore the sounds of their environment, using a score as a guide. These soundwalks are being facilitated by Dan Godston and Fereshteh Toosi; they are free and open to the public, all ages.

bird habitat at Center for Green Technology
bird habitat at Center for Green Technology

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