Coinciding with activities on The 606 is the #SoundCon x World Listening Day virtual symposium.
This live, online broadcast of presentations on the theme of “Sounds Lost & Found” takes place on July 17 and 18. Visit SoundCon.org to view scheduled presentations.
Below is the virtual symposium schedule as of July 16 with direct links.
Sunday, July 17, 2016
8:00PM CST / Eric Leonardson, Executive Director, World Listening Project (Chicago)*
8:20PM CST / Aditi Bhagwat, MA in Kathak Dance, Gandharva Mahavidyalaya (Mumbai)
Monday, July 18, 2016
10:20AM CST / Emeka Ogboh, Theme Creator, World Listening Day 2016 (Lagos)
10:40AM CST / Hilda Daniel, Multimedia Artist (NYC / Singapore / LA)
11:00AM CST / Ben Mirin aka DJ Ecotone, National Geographic Channel (NYC)
11:20AM CST / Maile Colbert, PhD Fellow, Universidade Nova de Lisboa (Lisbon)
11:40AM CST / Carmen Braden, Canadian Association for Sound Ecology (Yellowknife)
12:00PM CST / Milena Droumeva, Assistant Professor, Simon Fraser University (Vancouver)
* Leonardson’s presentation follows the “Sounds Alive Treasure Hunt” event ENDING AT 7:30 Sunday.
Join us on The 606 & Bloomingdale Trail, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, July 16–18 for soundwalks, sound making, listening workshops, and symposium to celebrate World Listening Day 2016.
FREE AND OPEN TO ALL AGES
SATURDAY July 16, 2016
Soundwalk & Drawing with Norman W. Long & Eric Leonardson
McCormick Tribune YMCA, 1834 Lawndale Ave., meet at Active Green Space on west (Ridgeway) side of building
Lost Sound Urban Safari with Anna Orlikowska & Eric Leonardson
Walsh Park, meet at Northeast Wall lawn near Bloomingdale Trail East Trailhead
SUNDAY July 17, 2016
Sounds Alive Treasure Hunt with Scratch Orchestra. Meet at Lawn above St. Louis Ave. on Bloomingdale Trail.
World Listening Day 2016 Virtual Symposium Keynote by Eric Leonardson, meet at Julia de Burgos Park or Tune-in live at SoundCon.org
MONDAY July 18, 2016
9:00 am-10:30 am (Central Time) World Listening Day Virtual Symposium Global Live Stream SoundCon.org
Hidden Sounds | Radio Ear soundwalks with Monica Ryan, Sadie Woods & Jeff Kolar. Meet us to begin at Humboldt Blvd Access Point on the Bloomingdale Trail. The walk will lead into Humboldt Park. Continue reading “The 606 Soundscape | Sounds and Lost and Found | World Listening Day on July 16-18”