exploring the role of sound in natural and cultural environments


Many Sounds: Listening to Washington Park | Saturday, August 5th

Many Sounds: Listening to Washington Park | Saturday, August 5th

Join teaching sound artist Norman W. Long on a soundwalk. “Many Sounds: Listening to Washington Park” is dedicated to Gwendolyn Brooks and Margaret Burroughs as part of their centennial celebrations this year.

April 27 & 28 Soundwalks For Sonified Sustainability

April 27 & 28 Soundwalks For Sonified Sustainability

The April 27 walks are at Meadowbrook Park and the April 28 walks are at Busey Woods. Admission is free, but tickets are required

Spring Fest, June 10

Spring Fest A Celebration of Citizen Science and Stewardship Palmisano Park 2700 S. Halsted Street, Chicago Illinois June 10 5:30 to 9:00 PM Come out for a day of celebration in one of Chicago’s beautiful natural spaces! Learn to identify local birds and plants, listen […]

Night Out In the Parks 2016

The Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology was honored to receive Chicago Park District award to support our 2016 Soundwalks In The Parks program for Night Out In the Parks. In partnership with the World Listening Project, we will lead a series of guided soundwalks, workshops […]

‘scapes Sound Walk in the West Loop

Saturday, June 13 • 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Chicago Artists Coalition 217 North Carpenter, Chicago As the final programmatic element to his ‘scapes BOLT exhibition, Norman W. Long (MSAE) will take participants on a sound walk of the West Loop. Long will retrace his […]

SOUNDWALKS: Alive Broadcast

Adopt-a-Beach™ Outdoor Family Event – Saturday, September 20

Go Outside! Evanston join Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology and Norman Long in family-friendly activities for all ages, Saturday morning, September 20 at Dempster-Greenwood Beach.

Deep Listening

On Deep Listening, Kim interviews Pauline Oliveros. In anticipation of Sound Travels and TIES, here is a wonderful interview with Pauline Oliveros done at the… http://t.co/NizMmXOvNT — NAISA (@NAISASoundArt) August 6, 2014

World Listening Project in 4th Annual Chicago Calling Festival

2:00-11:00 p.m., Saturday, October 10, 2009 Epiphany Episcopal Church 201 S. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60607 www.epiphany-chicago.org 312.243.4242 Eric Leonardson presents a 45-minute curated audio program of field recordings and soundscape compositions by the World Listening Project’s global membership. Saturday’s program includes a full day and […]