Tag: World Listening Day

Celebrating the Legacy of R. Murray Schafer

Canadian composer, author, music educator, and ‘father of acoustic ecology’ dies at 88 The Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology is saddened to learn that Canadian composer, author, music educator, and ‘father of acoustic ecology’ Raymond Murray Schafer, died at his home in Southern Ontario on 

World Listening Day 2020, The Collective Field

This year’s theme, created by Wild Sanctuary Vice President Katherine Krause is “The Collective Field.”

MSAE Summer Soundwalks 2019

MSAE Summer Soundwalks 2019

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Midwest Society of Acoustic Ecology is happy to announce its fourth annual series with the Chicago Park District’s Night Out In the Parks program.

Break away from your daily routine. Renew your sense of place through mindfulness walks and listening in the parks.

Join your neighbors in Soundwalks led by faculty and alumni from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and fellow teaching artists for a unique outdoor experience for all ages.

Presented by Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Night Out In the Parks brings arts and culture to over 500 parks across the city, free and open for public participation.

View the full list of events on our calendar.