[Update] here are some photos of the first event.
I am off to Liverpool to take part in the first event in the Future of Sound tour. Owen LLoyd and myself are collaborating on an interactive spatial soundscape, and today I will show the first stage prototype of this. More details about this project in Jan.
The Future of Sound 2007 is a nationwide tour of immersive performances and creative and participatory presentations by artists, musicians, sound-designers and researchers convened by Martyn Ware founder member of The Human League and Heaven 17 and a leading figure in electronic music. The tour will bring recent innovations and discoveries to a mainstream audience for the first time at 7 major UK venues.
Brian Barritt, David Bickerstaff, Jason Bruges, Andy Cameron, Flinton Chalk, Cybersonica, Paul Devereux, Brian Duffy, Luciana Haill, Tim Head, Julian Henriques, Anna Hill, Tim Lambert, Owen Lloyd, Modified Toy Orchestra, Mouthful, Chris O’Shea, Ross Phillips, Scanner, Tal Rosner, Simon Schofield, squidsoup, The Sancho Plan, Troika, United Visual Artists, Chris Watson and Jon Wozencroft.
Tour dates as follows, read schedule for details on artists at these events.
6th Dec – FACT, Liverpool
18th Jan – Millennium Galleries, Sheffield
25th Jan – Sage, Gateshead
7th Feb – Arts Centre, Norwich
1st Mar – Goldsmiths, London
15th Mar – Royal College of Art, London
12th April – QMUL, London
More coverage soon.