I’m involved in several projects related to music, sound, silence, and space travel. Aside from the lecture below, I’ve also recently participated in a show at the Leiden Observatory. This is related to my contribution to a conceptual Moon Gallery which could be launched and landed on the Moon as early as 2022.
is silence tangible?
More about Silence
- Suggested reading list on silence
- John Cage: Silence (this is the bible of John Cage fans – full of insight and anecdotes)
- Kyle Gann: No Such Thing as Silence (Gann was head music critic for the Village Voice)
- Salomé Voegelin: Silence and Noise (a modern take on sound art)
- Douglas Kahn: Noise Water Meat (a controversial rebuttal of many preconceived ideas)
- Film: Die große Stille (a mystical documentary about a french monastery)
- Movie: The Sound of Noise (Swedish alternative detective movie, hilarious, cult)
- Suggested listening list
- Arvo Pärt
- Meredith Monk
- Hildegaard Westerkamp
- Pauline Oliveros
- medieval music of the école de Notre Dame: especially Leonin and Pérotin