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Heralds of the dawn – Chris Watson on the dawn chorus

To celebrate nature’s greatest symphony we would like to share two immersive binaural recordings of the dawn chorus from BBC nature sound recordist Chris Watson and a wonderful remix of… Read more

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Found & Lost – sound in an immersive opera using wireless speakers

Found & Lost, an immersive opera situated in the stunning environs of London’s Corinthia Hotel, was composed by the hotel’s fourth artist in residence, Emily Hall. Straddling the worlds of… Read more

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Mira Calix’s Moving Museum 35 on a Chinese public bus

Composer, sound artist and Bowers & Wilkins regular collaborator Mira Calix has turned a bus into a moving Soundart installation in China using T7 wireless speakers Rather than travelling to… Read more

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Listening Dune – A Journey of Bird Migration

To mark the re-opening of the Belgian Bird Sanctuary at Zwin this Spring, eminent sound recordist Chris Watson and Belgian sound artist Els Viaene created a sonic installation intended to… Read more

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Mira Calix on Oresteia at the Globe: How it all came together

My home and passport for 8 weeks – I wrote all the vocal songs prior to rehearsal, as well as all the main themes. I then continued to develop and… Read more

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Selection of great African Voices released on the Real World Record label

To coincide with the release this month on Society of Sound of the album ‘Fatteliku’ by Senegalese superstar Youssou N’Dour, one of the most recognizable and feted voices from Africa,… Read more

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Mira Calix on Oresteia at the Globe – sculpting sound

Award-winning artist, composer, performer and sometime Bowers & Wilkins collaborator, Mira Calix combines technological innovation to create multi-disciplinary installations and performance works. Her highly original score for London’s Globe Theatre’s… Read more

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The Lake Poets studio tour

The Lake Poets self-titled album is the August release on Bowers & Wilkins Society of Sound and was recorded at the legendary Blackbird Studios in Nashville. The studio was opened… Read more

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An island in a sea of sound – Chris Watson’s Nature Disco

Earlier this year, world-leading wildlife sound recordist Chris Watson staged a wonderful nature disco on the island of Jersey. For just over an hour, the audience were surrounded by the… Read more