Date: November 21, 2019 

Venue: Berwick Watchtower Gallery, Berwick Parish Centre, Berwick Parish Church 

Curated by Mike Worboys (University of Greenwich) and John Stell (University of Leeds)

Guest Artists: Quatuor Bozzini

A multi-disciplinary workshop to explore performative, cultural and formal relationships between space and sound.

Structure and schedule of the workshop

12:00 – 2:00 pm Performance by Quatuor Bozzini

3:00 – 5:00 pm Research Strand

Short presentations will be given by academics and other specialists. There will be opportunities for questions and discussion. Examples of relevant topics are:

  • Spatial structures, relationships and metaphors in musical works;
  • Music as evocation of place;
  • Sound in geographic spaces.

If you are curious about such matters, then this Workshop may be for you. All are welcome and no particular background or experience is required.

6:30 – 7:30 pm Performance of James Tenney’s “In a Large Open Space”