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Concert: Voicing Environments

Friday 31 January 19:00 until 21:00
Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts auditorium

“The essence (of soundscape composition) is the artistic, sonic transmission of meanings about place, time, environment and listening perception” -- Hildegard Westerkamp 2002

An immersive 8 channel concert featuring a rare UK sharing of pioneering soundscape compositions by Hildegard Westerkamp, new works by Sussex University Music students, BEAsT composer Annie Mahtani and a UK premiere from Leah Barclay.

Concert includes:

Hildegard Westerkamp - Kits Beach Soundwalk (1989) and Beneath the Forest Floor (1992)

Annie Mahtani (UK) - Aeolian (2015-2016)

Leah Barclay’s (AU) - Migrations Patterns (2017)

This event is part of the Festival of Music and Ideas: Hildegard Westerkamp and Acoustic Ecologies


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Last updated: Thursday, 16 January 2020