Tag: Field recording

Cities and Memory : Paris

Some time ago I made a small contribution to the Cities And Memory project. I offered field recordings and mixes from a summer in Paris. The recordings are…

It’s About Time It’s About Space

This takes the form of a recipe. It will begin with a series of brief, unconnected observations, then allow, through a speculative, though informal and playful process, interleaving,…

The Landscape Outside

I wrote a leisurely little sketch piece recently proposing that with the birth of recording (occurring in the very short time frame in which photography and psychoanalysis also…

Setting Sounds – Wayward Music and Imagined Space in the Age of Recording

Before recording, music was ordered sound in space and place. There was no isolation. It was there alive before you in a certain place, at a certain time,…

A Score In Land

In preparing many of the compositions for World Fair, I have adopted multiple solutions to capture and fix time, place and space, and embed these within the recordings….

Recall: Sound Present And Past

For some time I have been aware that listening back on my own recording work elicits a kind of feeling of nostalgia, and that very quickly I can…