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Sounds From the Gardens
November 16 - November 17
Come along to two days of activities exploring the sounds of the Horniman Museum and Gardens and our impact on the environment. On Saturday there will be soundwalks, field recordings, composition workshops and participatory live performance. This will be followed on Sunday by sound-art performances exploring environmental change that will be broadcast from the Bandstand.
You can also access out-door sound installations throughout the weekend and sounds of the local ecosystem will be brought into the Museum’s Natural History Gallery with Ambrose Seddon’s installation.
Activities available on Saturday:
10:30–11:00 Introductory talk at the Pavilion (no booking required)
11:00–12:00 Guided sound walks in the Gardens (booking required)
11:00–12:00 Workshop introducing field recordings at the Pavilion (booking required)
12.00–13.30 A recording walk in the Gardens (booking required)
12:30-15:30 Alchemy music performances broadcast from the Bandstand
14.00–17.30 An editing workshop including preparation for the performance in the Glasshouse (booking required)
17:30 Performance in the Glasshouse (booking required)
Activities available on Sunday:
11:00–15:00 Sound-art performances in the Gardens (no booking required)
Children under 16 must be accompanied. Due to the nature of this event if you have any questions about accessibility we recommend getting in touch directly with the organiser.
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