Spring Soundwalks 2009


19 April 2009; 2pm

Led by Andrea Dancer
Meet at Green College, UBC, 6201 Cecil Green Park Road, under the entry arch between the offices, Coach House and Graham House.
Transit users take the # 84 to Allison Road and walk south or any UBC bus to the
main bus loop and walk west along East Mall.

UBC centre and periphery: a Soundwalk through the alternate university. UBC is made up of diverse communities, reflected in its soundscape. Come explore the lesser heard places as they bump up against the main university hub, places where different soundscapes converge.

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At Port’s End

26 April 2009; 2pm

Led by Meris Goodman
Meeting location: Northeast corner of Burrard View Park, corner of Wall and Slocan.
Transit users take the #4 Powell, Slocan St. stop, and walk North 3 blocks.

This Soundwalk follows last Fall’s walk, which explored Wall Street and its environs West of Nanaimo St., this time heading further East. Residential area gives way once more to a domain dominated by traffic and factories. This walk explores the role of the human voice in places where the voice is rarely heard.

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Presented by Vancouver New Music and the Vancouver Soundwalk Collective.