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Tag: Cities & Memory

Remixing a mass service

Post two from Firenze, and this one is from the Basilica della Santissima Annunziata, where mass was taking place on New Year’s Eve while we were there. The service was going on behind huge, heavy wooden doors, so was muffled and obscured, but there were tiny speakers broadcasting what was

Climbing the campanile, Firenze

The first of a short series of posts from Firenze, Italy, taken from a trip in January 2014. While the locations are colossally generic (y’know, some of the most famous buildings in Italy), hopefully the sounds and treatments of them are less so. Here I’ve tried to focus on the

Fireworks in San Martino di Lupari

During a new year trip to San Martino di Lupari for a pizza, we came across the celebrations for Befana in the piazza, with a fireworks display to finish. I captured this on my phone as I didn’t have my recorder with me, and later edited it, mostly with an extreme

Inside the lighthouse

Here are two sounds from a visit to Flat Holm Island with Listing Ships in October 2013. We were fortunate enough to be able to enter the lighthouse, since it was being serviced (it’s usually out of bounds and only accessible by visiting Trinity House staff) and spend time recording in