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1 A Conversation Piece
2Vancouver Soundmarks And The Music Of Various City Quarters
3The Music Of Horns And Whistles
4Entrance To Harbour
5 On Acoustic Design
6 Shoreline And Harbour
7Squamish Narrative
8Harbour Ambience
9An Illustrated Talk Between R. Murray Schafer And The Recordists Of The Vancouver Soundscape
Voice – Bruce Davis , Colin Miles, Howard Broomfield, Peter Huse, R. Murray Schafer
10 Signals And Soundmarks
11An Introduction To The Science And Art Of Composing The Soundscape, Narrated By R. Murray Schafer, With Recorded Examples Of Good And Bad Acoustic Design In Vancouver
Narrator – R. Murray Schafer
12"Homo Ludens" - Vancouverites At Play
13Ocean Sounds


  • Directed By, Edited ByR. Murray Schafer
  • Recorded By [Recordists]Bruce Davis , Colin Miles, Howard Broomfield, Peter Huse
  • Supervised By [Mixing]Bruce Davis


All the sounds were recorded between September 1972 and August 1973.

These records of The Vancouver Soundscape complement a book of the same name and together they constitute Document No. 5 of The World Soundscape Project, Sonic Research Studio, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby 2, B.C., Canada.

Manufactured through Ensemble Productions Ltd., Vancouver, B.C.
Litho in Canada.


The track appears on 'The Vancouver Soundscape 1973'. Murray Schafer. Part of the World Soundscape Project, Simon Fraser University 1972-73. Recordists: Howard Broomfield, Bruce Davis, Peter Huse and Colin Miles. Sorry, something went wrong. Related tracks. View all. Raymond Murray Schafer CC born 18 July 1933 is a Canadian composer, writer, music educator and environmentalist perhaps best known for his World Soundscape Project, concern for acoustic ecology, and his book The Tuning of the World 1977. He was notably the first recipient of the Jules Léger Prize in 1978. Born in Sarnia, Ontario, he studied at the Royal Schools of Music in London, the Royal Conservatory of Music, and the University of Toronto. At the last institution he was a pupil of Richard. The Music of Various City Quarters ID 8 was remixed by Barry Truax for this CD. New Year's Eve in Vancouver Harbour ID 9 was recorded by Hildegard Westerkamp on New Year's Eve 1980-81. This recording was made possible with the financial support of the Goethe Institut, Vancouver. CD II: SOUNDSCAPE VANCOUVER 1996. Harbour Ambience 3:58. Documentary: The Changing Soundscape 11:00 A comparison of the 1973 and 1996 soundscapes of Vancouver, narrated by Barry Truax and Hildegard Westerkamp. A soundscape is any collection of sounds, almost like a painting is a collection of visual attractions, says composer R. When you Schafer, R. Schafer, Raymond Murray Schafer, Robert Murray Schafer, Schaerer, Schafer. 아티스트 편집. 마켓플레이스 판매 품목 208개. The Vancouver Soundscape 2xLP, Album. Ensemble Productions Ltd. EPN 186. 이 버전 판매. SMS 2902, SMS-2902. The Soundscape on . FREE shipping on qualifying offers. The Soundscape. Schafer emphasizes the importance of discerning the sounds that enrich and feed us and using them to create healthier environments. To this end, he explains how to classify sounds, appreciating their beauty or ugliness, and provides exercises and soundwalks to help us become more discriminating and sensitive to the sounds around us. This book is a pioneering exploration of our acoustic environment, past and present, and an attempt to imagine what it might become in the future. inproceedingsSchafer1978TheVS, title The Vancouver soundscape, author R. Murray Schafer, year 1978 . Published 1978. Soundscape composition : the convergence of ethnography and. John Drever. Schafer, R. Publication date. Music - Instruction and study, Music - 20th century - History and criticism. Don Mills, Ont. The word Soundscape is a term coined by the composer and writer R. Murray Schafer which means our ever-present sonic environment. Through history this soundscape has continued to increase in complexity as the world of the post-industrial revolution continues to evolve. As our awareness concerning the dangers of toxic waste and environmental pollution grows, there is however a lack of awareness concerning the ever-increasing pollution of our sonic environment. In his book The Soundscape -the Tu The word Soundscape is a term coined by the composer and writer R. Murray Schafer which means ou. Album 2010 25 Songs. More By Vancouver Chamber Choir. Chatman, S. Due East. Finding the Still Point: Music for Healing. Chatman: the Music of Stephen Chatman

R. Murray Schafer - The Vancouver Soundscape MP3
Performer: R. Murray Schafer
Genre: Non music
Title: The Vancouver Soundscape
Country: Canada
Released: 1973
Style: Field Recording, Spoken Word
MP3 album: 2250 mb
FLAC album: 2600 mb
Rating: 4.6
Votes: 735
Source: 2 × Vinyl, LP, Album
№ Cat: EPN 186
Label: Ensemble Productions Ltd.