Archive for May, 2009

Soundcities. Found sound and field recording.

May 4th, 2009

Portrait Of The Artist Stanza

Stanza Soundcities Installation with 200 speakers















This interactive website called allows the audience as creative user the possibility to remix the hundreds of samples recorded from around the worldon various soundmaps. Soundcities is an open online database of the thousands of sounds from around the world and you can visits the various cities and create soundmaps.. The website also has series on online mixing desks where you can mix these sounds. Soundcities uses city recorded soundscapes from world cities made over the last twelve years.

The database allows full open sourced access and listening to the individual sounds. The Database is also open so anyone can upload sounds they collect from world cities, thereby making a contribution to the project and the soundmaps thus creating an online sounds archive.