The World Forum for Acoustic Ecology, (WFAE) a global nonprofit membership association devoted to the study of soundscapes, hosted an international conference, Listening Pasts – Listening Futures from March 23-26, 2023, in partnership with Atlantic Center for the Arts (New Smyrna Beach, FL USA) and …
Join us at sunrise on Make Music Day in a public, participatory performance of Dean Rosenthal: Stones/Water/Time/Breath led by MSAE founder Eric Leonardson
In Part 1 of a two-part piece for Land Lines, the blog of the Nature Conservancy of Canada, MSAE founder and co-chair Eric Leonardson provides a ”How-to” primer on his soundwalking practice.
Leonardson writes, “As an ecological practice, soundwalking can be an entertainment or a method of inquiry, a call to action or a meditation. Soundwalks can play multiple roles all at once or shift intents from moment to moment.”
Part 2 addresses practical concerns for organizing public engagements with web resources, personal experiences, and suggested techniques.