(Re)discovery event au Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision : l’Histoire du Son

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. Between Christmas and New Year’s Eve the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision organised their (re)discovery event on the theme « History of Sound ». […]

« Le son que vous enregistrez aujourd’hui est l’histoire de demain » – Rencontre avec Leon du Bois

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. With his father as tutor, sound hunter Leon du Bois (1941) worked as a radio play sound recorder from 1962 until 1986. From 1985 on Leon studied to become audio technician and for the next three years hunted for new sounds for the sound archive. Since 2002 Leon retired from the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision after working 44 years for this institute. Here follows the enthusiastic words of the charismatic former sound hunter Leon du Bois interviewed by Marloes Kunst in 2013. […]

novembre 17th, 2014|Actualités, Sons de la nature|0 Comments

« Nous vivons à une époque qui célèbre et explore comme jamais auparavant le monde sonore » – Rencontre avec David Hendy

Cette interview est disponible uniquement en anglais. Professor of Media and Communication at the University of Sussex in Brighton (United Kingdom), David Hendy is a researcher in the fields of cultural History and Multimedia sound, author of four books, essays and a regular contributor to several academic journals. The British audience got to know him through the 30 episode series on BBC radio 4 that inspired his latest book: Noise: a Human History of sound and listening. […]

octobre 13th, 2014|Actualités|0 Comments

« Le son donne une profondeur sensuelle aux grandes luttes du passé » – Rencontre avec David Hendy

Cette interview est disponible uniquement en anglais. Professor of Media and Communication at the University of Sussex in Brighton (United Kingdom), David Hendy is a researcher in the fields of cultural History and Multimedia sound, author of four books, essays and a regular contributor to several academic journals. The British audience got to know him through the 30 episode series on BBC radio 4 that inspired his latest book: Noise: a Human History of sound and listening. Here is the first part of our interview with David Hendy. […]

octobre 10th, 2014|Actualités|0 Comments

Les sons peuvent conter des histoires

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. Audio contents are very useful historical sources. From oral testimonies to speeches, from traditional songs to the break out of revolutions, sounds are a part of our history, memory and culture. […]