“Acoustic Ecology and Ethical Listening” – City Creatures

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On Monday, April 28 my post on “Acoustic Ecology and Ethical Listening” was published on the City Creatures blog about animal encounters in the urban wilderness. This coincided with the Forum on Ethics & Nature: A Cascade of Loss, an …

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New Recording – Orchestra of Futurist Noise Intoners

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2013 is the 100-year anniversary of the first public performance of Luigi Russolo’s intonarumori, shortly after the publication that same year of his “Art of Noise (futurist manifesto).” The intonarumori (noise intoners) are acoustically driven instruments originally designed and constructed …

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Sounds of Cold War San Francisco

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Many San Francisco locals are unaware that just a few miles north of the Bay, nestled in the green hills of the Marin Headlands, is the United States’ only fully restored Nike missile site. This remainder of the Cold War …

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