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The Disruptive Nature of Listening

By Hildegard Westerkamp
Keynote Presentation at The International Symposium on Electronic Art
Vancouver, Canada, Aug 14th-19th 2015


Exploring Balance & Focus in Acoustic Ecology

By Hildegard Westerkamp
Keynote Presentation at Crossing Listening Paths,
International Conference on Acoustic Ecology
Corfu, Greece, October 3–7, 2011

link to printed version of keynote presentation:
http://wfae.net/journal/scape_16.pdf

link to live keynote presentation:
http://www.akouse.gr/soundscape_journal_Vol11/


Yoga and Construction Noise


Excerpted from: “Exploring Balance and Focus in Acoustic Ecology”, by Hildegard Westerkamp, Keynote Presentation at Crossing Listening Paths, International Conference on Acoustic Ecology, Corfu, Greece
Oct 3rd - 7th 2011


"An Imaginary Meeting - The Making of MotherVoiceTalk",

Book and DVD. eds. Pauline Minevich, Ellen Waterman, James Harley,
to be published in The Art of Immersive Soundscapes.
Regina: University of Regina Press.


Edited Transcript of Lecture by Hildegard Westerkamp

School of Sound Symposium
London 2009, keynote lecture
In: The Soundtrack, Volume 2 Number 2, 2009, p. 111
http://www.intellectbooks.co.uk/journals/view-Journal,id=146/

 

Music As Environment-Environment As Music - Keynote Presentation

Sounding Out 4 - A Symposium on Sound in the Media,
University of Sunderland, UK, Sept. 4-6, 2008


Soundtracks Everywhere


presented at Non-Simultaneity and Immediacy: Utopia of Sound
a Symposium at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Vienna, Austria
May 29 - 31, 2008
published in: Utopia of Sound, eds. Diedrich Diedrichsen and Constanze Ruhm,
Publications of the Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna, Volume 10, Schlebruegge.Editor,
Vienna 2010, p. 151,
http://www.schlebruegge.com


Soundwalking


in Autumn Leaves, Sound and the Environment in Artistic Practice, Ed.
Angus Carlyle, publ. by Double Entendre, Paris, 2007.
Listening samples at www.gruenrekorder.de


Listening Walking Remembering, a sound journey in words

in BlackFlash Magazine Vol. 24. 2, 2007


Soundwalking as Ecological Practice


in The West Meets the East in Acoustic Ecology
Proceedings for the International Conference on Acoustic Ecology,
Hirosaki University, Hirosaki, Japan. November 2-4, 2006.


Radio that Listens


lecture presented at Talking Back to Radio - Radio als Zuhörer
Arty_ci zmieniaj Radio Workshops, Installations, Interventions, Internet Performances, Concerts and Symposium,
Wroclaw, Poland, December 6 -11, 2005


Linking Soundscape Composition and Acoustic Ecology


This article is reprinted here with permission from: Organised Sound,
An International Journal of Music and Technology, Volume 7, Number 1, 2002.
The issue's thematic title is: Soundscape Composition, Cambridge University Press.


Bauhaus and Soundscape Studies - Exploring Connections and Differences


Lecture presented at Symposium
Von Bauhaus zu Soundscape: Klang?ologie-ein neuer Horizont des Designs,
Goethe Institut Tokyo, October 5-9, 1994. Revised March 2002.
Due to be published in Anthologie: Multisensuelles Design, ed. Peter Luckner, Hochschule für Kunst und Design, Halle, Germany.


Soundscape -The Journal of Acoustic Ecology (Co-Editor)


a publication of the World Forum for Acoustic Ecology.
For more information see The World Forum for Acoustic Ecology HomePage


The Local and Global 'Language' of Environmental Sound


paper presented at Sound Escape,
International Conference on Acoustic Ecology,
Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, June 28-July 2, 2000.


Say Something About Music


In Site of Sound: of Architecture and the Ear,
by Brandon LaBelle & Steve Roden, eds.,
published by Errant Bodies Press, 1999,
P,O Box 931124 Los Angeles, California 90093 USA


Soundscape Composition


Lecture at Soundscapes voor 2000,conference/festival,
Amsterdam, Holland, organized by NPS, Dutch Radio, November 19-26, 1999.
Also available at: Da Nederlandse publieke omroep


Das Komponieren mit Umweltklängen:
materielle Ausbeutung oder Bewusstseinsvertiefung?


(in German)
paper presented at KlangArt,
Osnabrück, Germany, June 10-13, 1999.
unpublished


Speaking from Inside the Soundscape


in From Awareness to Action,
Proceedings from Stockholm Hey Listen!Conference on Acoustic Ecology,
June 9-13, 1998,
The Royal Swedish Academy of Music, Blasieholmstorg 8, Stockholm, Sweden.


NADA-An Experience in Sound


report about a sound installation at the Indira Gandhi Centre for the Arts in New Delhi,
Dec. 10-25, 1998, The New Soundscape Newsletter #9,
Also available at:The World Forum for Acoustic Ecology HomePage


UmweltKlang - Hörerfahrung


(in German)
in SoundScape Design KlangWelten Hörzeichen,
by Hans Ulrich Werner, ed.,
published by Akroama, Hammerstr. 14, CH-4058 Basel, Switzerland, 1997.


Listening to the Listening


for panel discussion, ISEA95, Montreal,
Sounding Out Genders: Women Sound Artists/Composers Talk about Gender and Technology.
Also available at: The World Forum for Acoustic Ecology HomePage


Earwitness: A Tale of Three Cities


two lectures at the Goethe Institut Seattle, March 1996 and
Goethe Institut Vancouver, March 1995.
unpublished


The Soundscape Newsletter (Ed.)


Numbers 1-12, 1991 to 1995.
Available at: The World Forum for Acoustic Ecology HomePage


Soundscape of Cities


Lecture presented at Symposium
Von Bauhaus zu Soundscape: Klang?ologie-ein neuer Horizont des Designs,
Goethe Institut Tokyo, October 5-9, 1994.
unpublished


The Soundscape on Radio


in Radio Rethink, Art, Sound and Transmission,
by Daina Augaitis and Dan Lander, eds.,
published by Walter Philips Gallery, 1994.
Box 1020-14, Banff, Alberta, T0L 0C0, Canada.


Soundscape Brasilia in Context


Lecture for the conclusion of the 4-week workshop Soundscape Brasilia,
organized by Goethe Institut Brasilia, May 1994.
unpublished.


Soundscape Brasilia, ein Klangkunst Projekt (in German)

In Prisma 2/94,publication of the Goethe Institut.


Delhi mit den Ohren erforschen (in German)

In Prisma 2/94,publication of the Goethe Institut.


World Soundscape Project

Entry in Encyclopedia of Music in Canada(Second Edition),
University of Toronto Press, co-authors Helmut Kallmann, Adam P. Woog, 1992.


Listening and Soundmaking, Cool Drool

In Sound by Artistsby Dan Lander and Micah Lexier, eds.,
published by Art Metropole and Walter Phillips Gallery, 1990.
Box 1020-14, Banff, Alberta, T0L 0C0, Canada.


LISTENING AND SOUNDMAKING-A Study of Music-as- Environment

Thesis for a Master's Degree in Communication
at Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, 1988.
unpublished


A Child's Ritual

Musicworks,Number 35, Summer 1986.
401 Richmond Street, Suite 361, Toronto, ON, M5V 3A8, Canada,
e-mail Musicworks
Musicworks Website


Wilderness Lake

an interview with R. Murray Schafer,
Musicworks,Number 15, 1981.
401 Richmond Street, Suite 361, Toronto, ON, M5V 3A8, Canada
e-mail Musicworks
MusicworksWebsite


The New Museum of Anthropology-An Acoustic Dump

Vancouver, 1980,
unpublished


ssh... Noise Handbook

written for the Society Promoting Environmental Conservation (S.P.E.C.)
Vancouver, B.C. 1974.