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Sound Proof – A celebration of the sounds of the Old Kent Road

Saturday 24 June @ 12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Free
OKR v2 – 02.Free event, 12.30-6pm (With optional Musique Concrete Workshop £10). Part of London Festival of Architecture 2017

Immerse yourself in the acoustic ecology of the rapidly changing Old Kent Road as we celebrate the varied soundscapes of the area.

The day will consist of workshops, soundwalks and talks and is free to drop in anytime between 12 – 6pm. Please book in advance to take part in the musique concrete workshop – details below.

All day: ‘Arrival Time’: a generatively composed sound installation using TFL data by sound designer and educator Ian Thompson

12.30 -13.30 // Group sound walk in the area led by Alessia Milo. Alessia is an architect experimenting with the fields of acoustics, soundscapes and architectural research. Bring yourself and a recording device – your smartphone is perfectly fine! Setting off from DIY Space at 12.40pm

13.30-13.45 // Soundproof: An interim acoustic ecology of the Old Kent Road

14.00 – 15.30 // Musique Concrete Workshop with Artist Leslie Deere. Delve into the world of musique concrète – with a psycho-geographical twist – turning field recordings in to your own musique concrète composition. Please bring your own laptop and headphones. Limited to 12 spaces: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/musique-concrete-workshop-with-leslie-deere-tickets-35374601385?aff=utm_source%3Deb_email%26utm_medium%3Demail%26utm_campaign%3Dnew_event_email&utm_term=eventurl_text

14.00- 15.00 // Group workshop post soundwalk. Discuss what you heard in a collaborative mapping session

1500 – 1700 // Various talks, playbacks and performances

17.00 – 1730 // Sharing of pieces from Musique Concrete workshop

17.30 – 1800 // Soundproof: What next?17.

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Open to members and their guests only. Join at diyspaceforlondon.org

Guests can sign in on the night.

Tickets: Free https://www.eventbrite.com/e/soundproof-a-celebration-of-the-fabulous-soundscapes-of-the-old-kent-road-tickets-34101680043

Venue

DIY Space for London
96-102 Ormside St
London, SE15 1TF United Kingdom
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Website:
www.diyspaceforlondon.org