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Sound and space

Course 2016-2017


Sound and Space is a seminar exploring interconnections between modes of sonic attention and concepts of space. The seminar is grouped around the themes of echo, resonance and oscillation, providing a cross-disciplinary reading of developments in spatial composition, sound art, audio technologies and architectural acoustics. The course covers examples from a broad range of sources serving to highlight distinctive correlations between epistemologies of sound and ontologies of space and place.

Teaching method:

Lecture and seminar.

Course load:

8 ects.

Date, time and location

First and second semester 2016-2017.

Wednesdays from 15:30 to 18:00 hrs.
First class on Wednesday 14 September 2016.
Final class on Wednesday 21 June 2017.
PLEASE NOTE: no classes on: 19 October, 26 October, 2 November, 28 December 2016, and 4 January, 1 March, 8 March and 15 March, and 19 April 2017!

Room SON 15 Varèsezaal, Royal Conservatoire, Juliana van Stolberglaan 1, 2595 CA Den Haag, 070 315 15 15


Rogier Schneemann
Kees Tazelaar, e-mail: of


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