While other sightseeing tours of the Chicago pedway are offered to the public, Christopher Preissing’s approach departed from the typical visual emphasis for the aural. Soundwalkers listened for the distinctive sounds and ever-present tones that define the pedwayâ€™s many rooms, corridors, and their occupants.
Join your neighbors in soundwalks with teaching artists and scientists for a unique outdoor experience in our sound environment, as a listener and performer of your soundscape. Chicago Park Districtâ€™s Night Out in the Parks soundwalks series explore our relationship the sounds around us. Discover …
Sunday, March 20 1 – 3pm
Discover the sounds of Ryerson Woods with Eric Leonardson. Offered in collaboration with the Brushwood Center, World Listening Project and Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology, this is an opportunity to learn about exploring and appreciating nature’s aural landscape.
Please register and meet at Brushwood Center.Â Free admission.
Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods 21850 N. Riverwoods Rd. Riverwoods, IL 60015