Newfoundland has a Sound Symposium: A Place to Play with Sound Jul02

Newfoundland has a S...

by Carey Rutherford “I am the Artistic Co-director of the Sound Symposium. I’m also the host: I will be hosting most, if not all, of the evening concerts, and some of the earlier concerts; I may be introducing some of the workshops; I will be performing with 2 bands that I play with. And I...

Ohama Can: Music, Sounds, Images, The Whole Ambient Kaboodle May14

Ohama Can: Music, So...

by Carey Rutherford Attending an “80’s and 90’s” dance party on Saturday was an interesting experience: while the music was definitely from the correct era, the DJ had clearly NOT been in dance clubs at that time, as the late 20th Century music had been mixed with an early 21st Century...

Soundwalking With Hildegard Pt. 1 Jan25

Soundwalking With Hi...

by Carey Rutherford What would you do if you were sitting in a formal concert hall, dressed for a night of highly educated performances by acclaimed composers, and you began hearing a cricket, very clearly, and no-one seemed particularly perturbed, and it began to develop harmonically and...

The MidWinter Midnight Soundscape: Perform it Yourself Jan03

The MidWinter Midnig...

by Carey Rutherford This is a sound event of a different kind. Not specifically music, not specifically art, but a soundscape of a specifically local nature nonetheless. What could it be? What would we want to listen to, if it were not ‘music’ or ‘art’? What experience would merit such...