Cross Canada by Train

Friday, May 3, 2019
Event Title: Cross Canada by Train
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: NAISA North Media Arts Centre, 106 Ottawa Ave, South River, P0A 1X0
  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Price: $10
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A soundscape concert with two works by Andra McCartney that were both created from radio and soundscape recordings made during cross-Canada train trips. One of the trips passed through the wild fires in British Columbia and invites listeners to reflect on the impact of climate change.

Andra McCartney is a sound artist and writer (UK/Canada), interested in everyday sound, traffic, ambiences, and experiences. Recent work includes Bella voyage Rimouski to Blanc Sablon (Andrasound on soundcloud, 2017); Listening in the Bernheim Forest (Louisville KY Nov 2017, Musicworks 2018); Ah! Listening in Warkworth (Arts and Heritage centre of Warkworth ON, spring 2018).

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