Tag Archives: R. Murray Schafer

World Forum of Acoustic Ecology

World Forum for Acoustic Ecology Everyone who is interested in sound and noise and the intersections between the two should know about The World Forum for Acoustic Ecology. It is an international organization that focuses on sound,  soundscape and ‘acoustic … Continue reading

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Air Shows and Noise

Air shows and noise   In his great book The Soundscape, R. Murray Shafer argues that noise is about power: “The association of noise and power has never really been broken in the human imagination. It descends from God, to … Continue reading

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‘Good’ sounds in the world around us

‘Good’ sounds Someone suggested that this blog should also address ‘good’ sounds, interesting sounds – sounds around us that we forget to notice in our busy lives. And so, periodically, I will do so. I will start with this posting, … Continue reading

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