Sounding Spike Island - work in progress

by Ellen Southern

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Work in progress from Saturday 2nd May at Spike Island Open 2015.

See also #SoundingSpikeIsland

Programme notes: "Using her voice and a hand held recording device, this roving site-specific intervention works directly with the acoustics and activity of Open Studios, resounding through the stairways and corridors to create a sonic portrait of the Spike Island building."

This recording is made by picking out some notes from a classical melody on the radio in a pop up cafe space, and carrying them into a resonant stairwell, where Stephen Cornford's 'Migration', a multitude of transformed factory second Dictaphones, is installed.

www.spikeisland.org.uk/events/exhibitions/spike-island-open/

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released May 2, 2015

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Ellen Southern Bristol, UK

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