Soundscapes and More Panel: Saturday, May 15
Join ACWC/ACC member Emily Hiemstra on Saturday, May 15 at 7pm Eastern time, as she talks to soundscape/electronic composers, Hildegard Westerkamp, Tina Pearson and Carol Ann Weaver. Emily will discuss their personal stories, what drew them to the field of electronic music, their challenges, their creative process and how they view the future of electronic music. All three are respected composers in this innovative and ever-changing field of music. Hildegard Westerkamp is well known for her works that bring in the acoustic environment, while Tina Pearson is an innovative composer whose work often focuses on breath, attention states and altered performance practice. Carol Ann Weaver is a board member with CASE (Canadian Association for Sound Ecology) and has written numerous works using environmental sounds and field recordings This panel is a part of the ACWC/ACC’s 40th anniversary celebrations.