[microsound-announce] [framework] playlist #306: 2010.11.21
. m u r m e r .
murmer at murmerings.com
Mon Nov 22 05:19:12 EST 2010
/*framework*/ - phonography / field recording; contextual and
decontextualized sound activity
presented by patrick mcginley
- sunday, 10pm, london, ukon *resonance 104.4fm*
- tuesday, 2pm, london, ukon *resonance 104.4fm*
- wednesday, 12am, thessaloniki, gr on *cooradio*
- wednesday, 3am,lisbon, pt on *radio zero* (http://www.radiozero.pt)
- thursday, 7pm,lisbon, pt on *radio zero* (http://www.radiozero.pt)
- friday, 1am, brussels, be on *radio campus 92.1fm*
- saturday, 7am, new york state, us on *wgxc 90.7fm*
- saturday, 5pm, south devon, uk on*soundartradio 102.5fm*
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this edition of */framework:afield/* has been produced in shanghai,
china by *terence lloren*. for more information see
http://www.biv0uac.com, or http://www.growingupwithshanghai.com.
“Growing Up With Shanghai” is a series of soundwalks with young
Shanghainese who were born and raised during the rapid modernization
of their city in the 1980s and 1990s. These recordings capture not
only their most intimate memories of the locations where they grew
up, but also the progress and growth Shanghai has undergone in the
past 30 years. The current sounds of Shanghai can be heard behind
the dialog and also serve as an audio document for future
generations of Shanghainese. All dialogue is in Shanghainese or in
their local dialect.
In 1978, China began its road to reform. Today we can see its
tremendous result- and this is only the beginning. The
‘soundwalkers’ in this project were born between 1978 and 1985 in
the Municipality of Shanghai. As Shanghai matured during these
reforms, so did they in their own lives. ‘Hidden’ within their
memories, they reveal small and indirect references to how these
locations looked and felt. The city of Shanghai is alive and changes
and grows just like any living thing- becoming stronger, more
intelligent, and more beautiful.
Like sound itself, this project can be experienced and interpreted
on many levels. On the surface it may just be a field recording of
street sounds in another language, it could be everything I mention
here, or something totally different. Whatever you get from these
recordings, transcripts, and photos is exclusive only to you and
your imagination. I hope that it makes Shanghai less intimidating
and familiar to you and that if you do come, you try to experience a
more intimate side of Shanghai by following one of these on your own.
A book of transcripts and photographs of each walk is available to
further enhance your experience and to totally immerse you in each
location. With this book, you are able to understand their stories
as well as navigate through the routes that were taken on that day.
The first edition will be a limited edition print of 200 books. The
entire project was recorded, designed, printed, and hand-numbered
and packaged in Shanghai, China and is truly a piece of Shanghai in
This project is not another tour guide. It shows the reality of
Shanghai through sounds of the city and its people. Through the
memories of its inhabitants and the imaginations of others, the city
of Shanghai extends to beyond its boundaries to wherever you are.
I hope that you enjoy your experience of this project and that one
day your imagination leads you here.
again, we are always looking for material for the show, whether raw
field recordings, field recording based composition, or introduction
submissions. we are also now accepting proposals for full editions of
our guest curated /*framework:afield*/ series. send proposals or
material, released or not, on any format, to the address below. if you
have any questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch!
tartu mnt 41
info at frameworkradio.net
framework intro submissions:
1) take yourself and an audio recorder to a location of your choice
2) record for /AT LEAST/ one minute before you -
3) read aloud the following text:
*welcome to framework.
framework is a show consecrated to field recording, and its use in
composition. field recording, phonography, the art of sound hunting;
open your ears and listen!*
*/[3b) please also feel free to translate this text into your native
4) continue your recording for /AT LEAST/ two minutes after you have
5) post the recording to us on any format, or send us an mp3
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