THE SCHOOL OF SOUND INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM 2015

 
A unique series of masterclasses exploring the art of sound in film, the arts and media
Wednesday – Saturday · 8-11 April 2015 · Southbank Centre · London.

 

Film, dance, theatre, composition, installation, radio – IT”S ALL ABOUT SOUND!

REGISTER NOW! Only two weeks to go.

Evening events on Thursday and Friday:
Live performance by RIE NAKAJIMA, AKI ONDA and DAVID TOOP
MATTEO FARGION reading John Cage’s Lecture on Nothing
And a screening of ALL THIS CAN HAPPEN by SIOBHAN DAVIES and DAVID HINTON


The programme features presentations by
NICOLAS BECKER, PETER SELLARS, KRISTIAN EIDNES ANDERSEN, STEPHEN DEUTSCH, ÁNDE SOMBY, WALTER MURCH, JOCELYN POOK, PAULINE OLIVEROS, JOHN AKOMFRAH, IMOGEN STIDWORTHY, DICKIE BEAU, PIERS PLOWRIGHT, SIOBHAN DAVIES, MATTEO FARGION, GERHARD ECKEL, MARTIN STIG ANDERSEN, JOANNA ORLAND, JOHN BROOMHALL, NADIM MISHLAWI and RANA EID.

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Field Studies 2015

30 March – 2 April 2015
Cass Faculty of Art, Architecture and Design
London

 

Field Studies is a four-day masterclass led by acclaimed international artists and composers, complemented by a programme of workshops, evening lectures, screenings and performances. First taught in 2010 and originally conceived as a field-recording course exploring sound in the context of architecture and the city, Field Studies attracts students from many different backgrounds due to the course’s eccentric curriculum and the people who teach it.   [… more]

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Open City Docs: Documentary Sound With Larry Sider

5 Wednesday evenings from May 10
6:30 – 9:00 PM

 

It is readily acknowledged that sound design is an aspect of fiction filmmaking that any director or editor needs to understand. For the documentary filmmaker, however, sound is still often considered a technical necessity left to post-production. The ways sound can transform a documentary’s narrative – and how it ‘speaks’ to its audience – are too often ignored. [more…]

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