06 / 02 / 2018
Premier performance of new music by composer Sam Richards.
Featuring renowned vocal ensemble: Seraphim (Director, Vetta Wise)
'Matters Arising … in Blakeney' is composer/improviser Sam Richards' response to visiting and researching Blakeney and the North Norfolk coast.â€‹ It is an exciting opportunity to hear the first performance of an innovative large-scale, multi-performer piece with professional vocalists, instrumentalists, digital sound and film artists and, near the end, a conversation about the future of the area. Richards uses locally recorded sounds and experimental approaches to music and performance, and fills the entire space of St.Nicholas’ Church.
Either stay for the full 2-hour performance or drop-in and out
Where - St Nicholas Church, Blakeney
When. 14:00 - 16:00
07 / 17 / 2018
24 hour Live Radio Broadcast
Starting at 4:00 am on the 17th to same time on the 18th July 2018
Lots of amazing SCC content including:
More Water in the Sea
International Dawn Chorus 2018 Recordings.
Matters Arising Recording
Live mic. Eg sound of the coast.
We will give you more information nearer the time.
07 / 07 / 2017
Children welcome, refreshments available
Friday, 7 July 2017 from 18:00 onwards
St. Nicholas’ Church,Cley Road, Blakeney, NR25 7NJ
To celebrate the launch of the Sounding Coastal Change project, this event will showcase:
• Sonic creations by the children of the Pilgrim Federation of Church of England Primary Schools
• Electronic sound art created from the sounds of Blakeney and conversations with local people
• The premiere of a music composition inspired by the Norfolk coast
• Discoveries from the East Anglian Film Archive
• Folk songs olds and new
To register your attendance and for catering purposes, please CLICK HERE.
07 / 03 / 2017
Free, all welcome
2 - 8 July
INSTALLATION 1 - the lookout at Morston Quay, National Trust Information Centre, Blakeney National Nature Reserve
INSTALLATION 2 - St. Nicholas' Church, Cley Road, Blakeney, NR25 7NJ
Sound artists Lona Kozik and Richard Fair have created two distinct sound works based upon ‘found sound’ recorded in the local area, and research interviews with local residents.
07 / 03 / 2017
Students at the Pilgrim Federation of C. of E. Primary Schools
Week of 3 - 7 July 2017
Locations: Blakeney Primary School
Students will learn how to use sound recording equipment, how to record environmental sounds outdoors, and the techniques of mini-interviews with people in their community. The workshop facilitators, Johanna Wadsley and Richard Fair, will then edit, geotag and upload the children’s creations to the Sound Map on www.soundingcoastalchange.org, and the children will present their work at the live performance event on Friday 7 July 2017.
05 / 07 / 2017
Live web broadcast followed by a Q&A session at the NWT, Cley
Live web broadcast two hours either side of dawn, estimated time of broadcast 04:30 - 06:30
Q&A with the recording team at a ‘Bird Bonanza’ session at the Norfolk Wildlife Trust Aspinall Centre, 10:00 - 11:30
Thursday, 7 May 2017 from 04:30 to 11:30 (GMT)
Venue: Norfolk Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre, Cley, NR25 7SA
A live web broadcast of the dawn chorus on Cley Marshes, for International Dawn Chorus Day, linked by Reveil: a 24 hour broadcast that tracks the sounds of daybreak, travelling West from microphone to microphone on sounds transmitted live by audio streamers around the globe. This activity is part of the Cley Calling celebration of North Norfolk's wildlife and people.
Listen to the live broadcast here:
04 / 17 / 2018