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Music and Mother Earth

Music and Mother Earth

June 19, 2014
National

Sound in the Land 2014 brought together academics, musicians and environmentalists to share how they listen to the world around them.

"Director Carol Ann Weaver organized Sound in the Land 2014 - Music and the Environment with a simple purpose: "We hope to listen to the earth differently." And so for three days people from around the world came together to listen to the Earth.

This third Sound in the Land event was held June 5th to 8th at Conrad Grebel University College in Waterloo, Ontario. The festival included concerts, workshops, forums and conference sessions featuring not only amazing composers, musicians and academics from across Canada but also international performers; notably multimedia artist Cecilia Kim accompanied by Korean musicians and German ecomusicologist Sabine Breitsameter leading her team of students..."

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Related Composers: R. Murray Schafer