MI2N
Music Industry News Network
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29TH
Advanced Search
MusicDish Advertising Network
Subscribe to Mi2N's Free Newsletters B2N (business) i2N (indie)
HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Career Announcements (more headlines) 08-15-2014

Berklee Student Records MBTA Tunnels For College's First Public Sound Installation

Bookmark and Share
Website: http://www.berklee.edu/news/student-installation-explores-sound-t[...]
Chelsea Southard, who graduates from Berklee College of Music this month, launched the college’s first student-driven public art installation for her final thesis project as an electronic production and design student. Entitled Things Over Time, the installation, housed in a PODS shipping container at 1140 Boylston Street, is the first sonic documentation of the long-abandoned “Tremont Tunnels,” the country’s first subway tunnels. The immersive environment—created with blown glass, natural and LED lighting, and original sound—explores human agency and its relationship to the material world. Things Over Time is open to the public through August 15.

“Since access to the tunnels under Tremont Street is highly restricted, I decided to displace the sonic environment above ground, making the space accessible and public,” Southard said. “With the support of the MBTA, and through countless emails, permits, insurance documents, and an eight-hour right-of-way safety training for me and my small team, I was able to gain access to this historic location and capture the sounds needed to recreate the environment on the streets of Boston.”

Southard recorded 360-degree ambiances, impulse responses, environment interaction, and instruments in the forgotten MBTA tunnels. The sonic portrait generated from these recordings is produced by a series of algorithms triggered by the real-time arrivals and departures in the Boylston Street MBTA station, located above the abandoned tunnels. Also completing an artist-in-residency at the Diablo Glass School in Roxbury Crossing, Southard, with a small team of other glass artists, created overblown glass spheres that were then broken, and the shards, typically considered trash in a glass studio, were affixed to the walls of the container. A participant in the Berklee Interdisciplinary Arts Institute, Southard used the different media to create an immersive environment within the PODS container.

Bookmark and Share

back | top



MusicDish Advertising Network

Mi2N Music PR

The Gore Boyz (T.G.B.) Set Out To Save The Music Industry

Legendary Rock Guitar Hits Auction

Marcus Darc Hurts 'Em Bad With "Hail Mary" Tupac Rap Challenge

Rob Chiarelli "Winning" Another #1 Album

Project-TO - The White Side, The Black Side

Viral Artist Bryson Morris Considered To Be The Next MattyB Of Hip Hop

80s Retro Album From JIVE64 Completes The Nostalgic Vibes Started With 'Stranger Things'



MusicDish*China Song Blast
Promote Your Music Single In China

News Headlines
Mi2N EDITOR'S PICKS
» Top 3 Trends Impacting Global Digital Music Content Market Through 2020
» Acoustic Geometry Unveils New Acoustic Bass Management Product
» 4 Entertainment Announces New Management Signing Of Ted Nash
» Marcus Darc Hurts 'Em Bad With "Hail Mary" Tupac Rap Challenge
» Pandora Still Tops Rapidly Changing US Music Streaming Market
» ASCAP's New Digital Team Will Transform Services For Members And Licensees
» Spotify Partners With Tinder To Swipe Up The Volume
» Legendary Rock Guitar Hits Auction
» Rob Chiarelli "Winning" Another #1 Album
» Singer-Songwriter Natalie Jean Wins Big At 2016 Josie Music Awards


Get your music news covered...
Have your press release written
by the pros at Mi2N

Articles
MUSICDISH E-JOURNAL
» New York Media Festival Returns To Manhattan
» The Humanistic Museum Rock And Roll Art Journey
» French Music Legends Magma Release DVD Of First Tour Of China "Nihao Hamtaï - Magma In China"
» Nasty Wizard Recordings Release: Thug Mills (AUS) & Chinese Football (CHN)
» BandLab Acquires MONO
» Canadian Rock Band Ménage "Lost In China" Tour
» British Electro-pop Trio Ooberfuse "The Globetrotters" China Tour
» First Tennessee Hires Andrew Kintz To Lead New Music Industry Banking Group
» Carsick Cars, Chui Wan, Alpine Decline Headline October Tour Of North America
» WANG WEN: Experimental Post-Rock Unit To Release Ninth Studio Album
» TMA Signs CCM Artist John Clark Blackwell To Management
» UK Festival Market Driven By "Super Fans"

Mi2N's Music PR distribution service guarantees online exposure for your press release. Choose from seven (7) different packages.


HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Copyright © 1997-2015 MusicDish LLC, all rights reserved. Text, graphics, and HTML code are protected by US and International Copyright Laws, and may not be copied, reprinted, published, translated, hosted, or otherwise distributed by any means without explicit permission.