MTFer Grant Smith runs Soundcamp, a sound and ecology festival taking place around the world on Dawn Chorus Day. For 24(+1) hours from 5AM London time on 6 May 2023, Reveil will gather live contributions by collective producers and audio streamers at listening points around the world, and you’re invited to join them. If you are interested in applying, please use the form below. Pacific, and Atlantic timezones, as well as the Global South proposals, are especially welcome to submit. For more information, please visit soundtent.org. ... See MoreSee Less
Ask anyone who comes to MTF Labs what makes it special, and they’ll always say the same thing. It's the people. Watch this beautiful video by Francisca Siza.
The Global Library of Underwater Biological Sound is a wonderful project that supports the health of marine ecosystems and reveals regional dialects within the same species. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2022/feb/17/underwater-sound-library-to-reveal-language-of-the-deep-aoe
AI and digital bioacoustics are enabling humans to decode sounds in nature that we can’t physically perceive. It turns out that many animals and even plants that we thought were mute are simply not.
New instrument in progress for The Beating Birch. This will have a mix of analog and digital sound making and sending. Both an installation and performance instrument. Come play with it at @hackoustic on the 17th!