World Listening Day

Photo: Martin Heigan, Exploring the Universe beyond the Visible Spectrum (Some rights reserved) July 18 is World Listening Day. 2022 topic: Listening across boundaries. Hashtags: #WorldListeningDay and #WLD2022 The day features livestreaming audio, contests, and listening-focused walks around the world which focus attention on improving listening skills and conserving critical soundscapes. Key Linksworldlisteningproject.orgDiscordFacebookFacebook [email protected]_Listening Background …

The Value of Listening

Photo: Ron Mader, Clark County Museum (Some rights reserved) Happy listening. There is great value listening to the natural and cultural worlds. To be immersed in birdsong and symphony elevates our higher senses. Better still when we understand what we are hearing. If communication is to be more than a bullhorn, if there’s an actual …

Listening Links

@JRArt, Border Art Links related to listening presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesEloquent listening – Steve LevengerListening for Silence With the Headphones OffAirPods could revolutionize what it means to be hard of hearingA Thing Heard: Four Ways of Listening –@sonic_fieldHow to be a good listener: the experts’ guidethe-sound-of-fear/7913512mapping-europe2019s-quiet-areasloudest-sound-in-the-world-would-kill-you-on-the-spotunprecedented-100-million-seti-effort-breakthrough-listenbiosphere-soundscapes-mexico-launching-in-2015first-dont-succeed-sit-back-listen – @PLOSONEShort History – @thebanffcentrecall-for-recordings-world-listening-day-2014 – @sonicterrainhttp://wanderingjustin.com/2014/02/sound-tourism …

Acoustic Ecology

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Acoustic ecology = Discipline studying the relationship, mediated through sound, between human beings and their environment Key Linkswfae.net – Facebook – @_WFAEAustralian Forum for Acoustic Ecology – Soundcloud HeadlinesWhat Is Acoustic Ecology? We Have 5 Questions Recommended ListeningListening to nature in a quieter world Planeta.com

Communication Notebook

Photo: Oaxaca Foamboard (Some rights reserved) Now I will do nothing but listen… I hear all sounds running together, combined, fused or following, sounds of the city and sounds out of the city, sounds of the day and night.– Walt Whitman, Song of Myself Never let the lyric get in the way of the groove.– …

World Listening Day 2018

Poster: #wld2018 July 18 is World Listening Day. Hashtags: #WLD2018, #acousticecology, #deeplistening,#WorldListeningDay2018 This year’s theme is ‘Future Listening’ created by Filipino sound artist @teresaBARROZO World Listening Day is hosted by the World Listening Project. Around the world contests and walks focus attention on improving listening skills and conserving critical soundscapes. July 18 was chosen because …

Perspectives on Listening #Bioscapes17

Queensland, Australia – The Biosphere Soundscapes International Workshop and Symposium “Perspectives on Listening” is streaming live today and tomorrow. Hashtag: #Bioscapes17 Key Links http://www.biospheresoundscapes.org http://www.biospheresoundscapes.org/live.html http://www.biospheresoundscapes.org/perspectives-on-listening-symposium.html YouTube Questions Are there any Google docs or wikis in which a transcript is being edited? About the event Arts Front are supporting this event through a public live stream for …

World Listening Day 2017

Poster: #wld2017 July 18 is World Listening Day. Hashtags: #WLD2017,  #acousticecology, #deeplistening This year’s theme is “Listening to the Ground.” WLD 2017 reflects and honors the life and legacy of Pauline Oliveros, who died at age 84 on November 26, 2016. World Listening Day is hosted by the World Listening Project. Contests and walks around the world focus …

Aurality

Logo Highly recommended for anyone traveling or living in coastal Queensland, Australia – a brand new app that explores the state’s wilder side — the rainforests, rivers and reefs through music, sound and acoustic ecology. AURALITY is an innovative, downloadable and walkable endeavor is directed by Leah Barclay (@LeahBarclay), an Australian sound artist working at the intersection of …