Description:Film about R. Murray Schafer by David New.
Credits:David New, National Film Board of Canada
Subject:R. Murray Schafer
Related People:R. Murray SchaferR. Murray Schafer
Transcription"A soundscape is any collection of sounds, almost like a painting is a collection of visual attractions," says composer R. Murray Schafer. "When you listen carefully to the soundscape it becomes quite miraculous." David New's portrait of the renowned composer becomes a lesson unto itself, gracing viewers (and listeners) with a singular moment of interactive subjectivity. This film was produced for the 2009 Governor General's Performing Arts Award.
Created Date2009