Monday, 30 May 2011

MARCH: SONIC META-ONTOLOGY PROGRAMME



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PROGRAMME (MARCH LEG)
5-6 MARCH 2011

Download FULL programme from here: http://bit.ly/hMNbCg


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MANCHESTER'S SONIC META-ONTOLOGY PROJECT (PART ONE)
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Festival Dates:

Saturday 5th March 2011

Guest Artist: Helmut Lemke


PROGRAMME:


MANCHESTER'S SONIC META-ONTOLOGY PROJECT (PART ONE)

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Saturday 5th March 2011

Where: John Thaw Studio Theatre,

Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama, University of Manchester, UK

Map here: http://bit.ly/gAIfvw


16:00 - PROJECT LAUNCH - Keynote talk and soundmaps

Room G16 and Foyer - Martin Harris Centre


Keynote & talk:

Guest artist - Helmut Lemke (University of Salford, UK)

Audiovisual Soundmaps:

Volkmar Klien - Contributions to Homeland Sound Topography 01 - The Right Sides of the Road.

Diana Simpson - Spindlesongs Installation (Quarry Bank mills)

Kaho Cheung - A scrapbook of metro sounds (a worldwide rapid transit system sonicography)

Uli Aumüller - Les séries sonores (Mix) - with comments by 40 Manchester students.

Audioguides demo:

City as Museum/City as Instrument - NoTour Audioguides explained (Augmented Aurality GPS demo)


18:00 - CONCERT ONE: Meta-ontologies zero

Helmut Lemke - In response to Manchester's Sonic meta-ontology
(MANTIS special guest)

Mark Pilkington - Peterloo (world première)

Oliver Carman - Memento

Lee Fraser - Narrows

Sam Salem - Lightness (world première)


19:30 - CONCERT TWO: Meta-ontologies one

Ricardo Climent - Havana (Soundwalk)

Constantin Popp - Stone and metal (world première)

Donal Sarsfield - The Footsteps (world première)

Ignacio Pecino - Branches (world première)

Brona Martin - Lamenting (world première)

David Berezan - Styal

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Sunday 6th March 2011

Place: Islington Mill, James Street, Salford M3 5HW (Manchester, UK)

MAP: http://www.islingtonmill.com/contact.php



PROGRAMME:

17:00 - CONCERT STARTS

Richard Scott - manchester solo 3

"An improvisation reflecting on the sounds of Manchester past and present,

feating personal sound materials drawn from a 20 year period"

Robe Bentall - Grayscale Confessions

Heather Bamforth - Improvisation

Brona Martin - Feadog

Interval

Chris Swithinbank - La leggerezza delle città

Rodrigo Constanzo - Free improvisation on acoustic drum-set and DIY electronics.

Ignacio Pecino - Khaos (Limited Edition)

Mark Pilkington &

Constantine Popp - Improvisation duo

Lee Fraser - Instantia Crucis

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For tickets contact Box Office:

Tel: + 44 161 275 8951 boxoffice@manchester.ac.uk


Ticket Price:

Martin Harris Centre events:

£6 / £5 / £4 for each concert 2-concert rate: £9 / £7.50 / £4.50 Entrance to the 4pm event is free on production of a ticket for the other concerts

Islington Mill: Donation from £3


MARTIN HARRIS CENTRE for Music and Drama

University of Manchester, Bridgeford Street, Manchester M13 9PL

ISLINGTON MILL STUDIOS

James Street, Salford M3 5HW



MANCHESTER'S SONIC META-ONTOLOGY PROJECT (PART TWO)
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Festival Dates:
Friday 10th June 2011
Venue: Cosmo Rodewald, Martin Harris Centre, University of Manchester, UK

16:00 - Project Launch (part 2) - Keynote Speakers and soundwalks
18:00 - Concert One: Meta-ontologies two
19:30 - Concert Two: Meta-ontologies three
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Saturday 11th June 2011
AudioGuide meta-ontology Tours.
Provisional tour times: Tour 1 @ 12 noon, Tour 2 @ 16:00
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Sunday 12th June 2011
Place: Islington Mill, James Street, Salford M3 5HW (Manchester, UK)
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