this edition of framework:afield has been produced in brooklyn, new york by jonny farrow, of the new york society for acoustic ecology.Â jonny says:
Scratching the surface of some of the concepts that interpenetrate the field of Acoustic Ecology â€“ below is the playlist from the show as well as a good handful of links for further exploration of AE and related concepts.
01.Â Â Â Origins of Acoustic Ecology — under-track: â€œDinosaursâ€ by Jonny Farrow
02.Â Â Â Annea Lockwood: â€œConfluence of Patterson Brook and the Hudson Riverâ€
from A Sound Map of the Hudson River. Lovely Music CD 2081, 1989 and 2003.
03.Â Â Â Problemitization of recording technology — under-track: â€œDinosaursâ€
04.Â Â Â Hildegard Westerkamp: â€œKits Beach Soundwalkâ€
from Transformations. Diffusion iMedia CD 9631, 1989 and 1996.
05.Â Â Â Xenakis intro: under-track: â€œDinosaursâ€
06.Â Â Â Iannis Xenakis: â€œConcrete PHâ€
from Electronic Music. Electronic Music Foundation CD 003, 1997.
07.Â Â Â Acousmatics, Pierre Schaeffer and Francisco Lopez — under-track: â€œDinosaursâ€08.
08.Â Â Â Francisco Lopez: excerpt of â€œLopez Islandâ€
from Lopez Island elevator bath CD, 2007.
09.Â Â Â Cage, Silence and the Ether — under-track: â€œImaginary Landscape No. 4â€
from John Cage Imaginary Landscapes, Maelstrom Percussion Ensemble conducted by Jan Williams. Hat[now]ART 145, 2006.
10.Â Â Â Anna Friz: excerpt of â€œVacant City Radioâ€
from the CD Vacant City Radio. Self-released, 2005.
http://interact.uoregon.edu/MediaLit/wfae/home/ — World Forum for Acoustic Ecology (WFAE)
http://interact.uoregon.edu/MediaLit/wfae/about/index.html — bottom of this WFAE page has links to all the AE organizations affiliated to WFAE (Canada, Japan, Finland, UK & Ireland, FKL (Germany , Austria, Italy), Australia, Mexico, Greece, USA (ASAE).
http://www.acousticecology.org/ — American Society for Acoustic Ecology (ASAE)
http://www.nyacousticecology.org/ New York Society for Acoustic Ecology (NYSAE)
http://www.worldlisteningproject.org/ — Eric Leonardson, et alÂ (newly formed Midwestern Society for Acoustic Ecology group in Chicago (MSAE))
http://www.basoundecology.org/ — Bay Area Sound Ecology Group ((BASE) California)
http://www.phonography.org/ — Phonography website and list
http://www.sfu.ca/~westerka/ — homepage of Hildegard Westerkamp, composer, acoustic ecologist
http://www.sfu.ca/~truax/wsp.html — World Soundscape Project website
http://www.sfu.ca/~truax/ — homepage of Barry Truax, composer, acoustic ecologist
http://www.franciscolopez.net/ — Francisco Lopez, compser, sound artist, acoustic ecologist website
http://jonnyfarrow.net/ — Jonny Farrow, composer, sound artist, acoustic ecologist website
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/phenomenology/ — detailed definition of phenomenology
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d2afuTvUzBQ — Animation about â€œPlatoâ€™s Caveâ€
http://www.constitution.org/pla/repub_07.htm — Book VII from Platoâ€™s Republic that contains the allegory of the cave
http://www.davidddunn.com/~david/ — scientist, acoustic ecologist, David Dunnâ€™s website
http://www.acousticecology.org/writings/echomuseecology.html — Essay by sound anthropologist Steven Feld: From Ethnomusicology to Echo-Muse Ecology
http://leonardo.info/isast/spec.projects/acousticecologybib.html — long bibliographic resource for the topic of acoustic ecology
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ear_of_Dionysius — short definition and photo of â€œEar of Dionysiusâ€
http://cartome.org/foucault.htm — excerpt of Michel Foucaultâ€™s Discipline and Punish â€“ R. Murray Schafer relates the â€œEar of Dionysiusâ€ to the â€œpanopticonâ€ of prison architect Jeremy Bentham
http://homepage.mac.com/kendallwrightson/ae/aecology.html — essay about acoustic ecology
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bkt8Dwzl6Sg — early eighties commercial for Memorex audio tape featuring Ella Fitzgerald.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zUz4NWFEbiU&feature=related — another Memorex commercial
http://www.bopsecrets.org/SI/2.dÃ©rive.htm — Guy Debordâ€™s theory of the dÃ©rive<
A Very Short List of Books and Articles for Further Reading::Near and Afield:
Attali, Jacques. Noise: The Political Economy of Music. University of Minnesota Press: Minneapolis and London: 2003. English translation, Foreword and Afterword copyright 1985, eighth printing 2003.
Bull, Michael and Les Back, edd.. The Auditory Culture Reader. Berg: Oxford and New York, 2003.
Cox, Chrisoph and Daniel Warner edd.. Audio Culture: Readings in Modern Music. Continuum: New York, 2006.
De Caro, Laura and Carlotta DarÃ³. â€œMeetings with R. Murray Schafer: Composer, educator and founder of Soundscape Studies.â€ in Soundscape: The Journal of Acoustic Ecology Vol 8, No. 1 Fall/Winter 2008 pp. 26-31.
Dufour, Frank. â€œMusique ConcrÃ¨te as one of the Preliminary Steps to Acoustic Ecology,â€in Soundscape: The Journal of Acoustic Ecology Vol 8, No. 1 Fall/Winter 2008 pp. 17-19.
Schafer, R. Murray. The Soundscape: Our Sonic Environment and the Tuning of the World. Destiny Books: Rochester, VT, 1977.