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[sound] Listening to the World

Event Series

[sound] Listening to the World

March 21, 2018 - September 15, 2018

Sound reaches us directly, and yet it is fleeting. As a vibrant process of exchange it triggers deep emotions. Sound challenges and moves us – in every culture, and in every era. Our world is only revealed as a whole through vibrations, noise, tones, sound, music and speech.

An archive of Arabic music
March 22, 2018

Opening: "[sound] Listening to the World"

The opening event gives visitors the chance to "tune in" to the exhibition's topics on several frequencies.

Asil Ensemble
April 13, 2018

Concert

Autism. The Asil Ensemble for Arab Contemporary Classical Music

Concert at the St. Elisabeth Church

Chamber Ensemble of the New Budapest Orpheum Society
May 15, 2018

Prelude Concert to the symposium

"And They are Blossoming From Their Ruins" – Jewish Songs on Stage in the 20th Century

A concert by the "Chamber Ensemble of the New Budapest Orpheum Society" starts off the symposium "Captured Sounds".

[sound] Listening to the World
May 16, 2018

Public Symposium

Captured Sounds – Collecting, Storing, Sharing

How can sounds be presented to an international audience?

Path of Awareness
June 1, 2018

Soundwalks with katrinem

Path of Awareness

How do you make your own sound score out of your own steps, surrounded architecture and the sounds of the city?

[sound] Listening to the World
June 8, 2018

Conversation and Concert

Preserving Languages

From paper and pencil to sound recordings to the video camera: Language documentation in the 21st century.

Tahir Aydoğdu
June 29, 2018

Concert by Tahir Aydoğdu and the ORBIS Quartett

Music between Empires and Nations

Concert by Tahir Aydoğdu, a pioneer of pioneer of combining classical Turkish with forms of western European classical music.

Setan Jawa
September 22, 2018

Silent movie with live orchestral music

Setan Jawa – Negotiating Sounds

A tragic love story accompanied by an Indonesian gamelan orchestra and the Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra.