Sound Symposium XIX

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July 5 Harbour Symphony - 12:30pm St. John's Waterfront St. John's Waterfront free
July 5 Opening Night Concert - 8:00pm Avery, AE Bridger Ensemble, Harley, Hron, Westerkamp, Young LSPU Hall LSPU Hall
July 5 Night Music - 10:30pm Black Auks with Rick Bailey The Ship Pub The Ship Pub
July 6 Workshop - 2:30pm Music with Woolmaking Tools LSPU Hall LSPU Hall free
July 6 Soundart Installation - 3:30pm Teresa Connors LSPU Hall LSPU Hall free
July 6 Friday Evening Concert - 8:00pm Alcorn, Brandon, Derksen, St. John's New Music Collective D. F. Cook Recital Hall (MUN School of Music) D. F. Cook Recital Hall (MUN School of Music)
July 6 Night Music - 10:30pm Logy Bay Groovers The Ship Pub The Ship Pub
July 6 Workshop - 11:00am Jing Xia and Clinton Ackerman LSPU Hall LSPU Hall free
July 6 Harbour Symphony - 12:30pm St. John's Waterfront St. John's Waterfront free
July 6 Harbourside Concert - 12:30pm Big Space Harbourside Park Harbourside Park free
July 7 Early Morning Concert - 4:30am David Buley Anglican Cathedral Anglican Cathedral free
July 7 Soundwalk - 10:00am Hildegard Westerkamp Begins at LSPU Hall Begins at LSPU Hall free
July 7 Harbour Symphony - 12:30pm St. John's Waterfront St. John's Waterfront free
July 7 Afternoon Concert - 2:00pm Helen Pridmore Suncor Energy Hall (MUN School of Music) Suncor Energy Hall (MUN School of Music)
July 7 Historic Walk - 4:00pm Michael Boyle Begins at LSPU Hall Begins at LSPU Hall free
July 7 Saturday Evening Concert - 8:00pm Bjerck, Fjellheim, Horist, McGee, Westerkamp LSPU Hall LSPU Hall
July 7 Night Music - 10:30pm Big Space The Ship Pub The Ship Pub
July 8 Sunday Evening Concert - 8:30pm Atlantic String Quartet, Jing Xia, Subhira D. F. Cook Recital Hall (MUN School of Music) D. F. Cook Recital Hall (MUN School of Music)
July 8 Night Music - 10:30pm Brad Jefford Trio+ The Ship Pub The Ship Pub
July 8 Workshop - 10:00am Scandinavian Yoiking LSPU Hall LSPU Hall free
July 8 Harbour Symphony - 12:30pm St. John's Waterfront St. John's Waterfront free
July 8 Afternoon Concert - 2:00pm Bowen, Luksts, Redmond Suncor Energy Hall (MUN School of Music) Suncor Energy Hall (MUN School of Music)
July 8 Interactive Rhythm Event - 4:00pm Musubi Drum Circles LSPU Hall LSPU Hall free
July 8 Sunday Evening Concert - 7:00pm Faceless Forces Of Bigness Room #1034, MUN School of Music Room #1034, MUN School of Music
July 9 Workshop - 10:00am Structured Guitar LSPU Hall LSPU Hall free
July 9 Harbour Symphony - 12:30pm St. John's Waterfront St. John's Waterfront free
July 9 Workshop - 2:00pm Faceless Forces Of Bigness Room #1034, MUN School of Music Room #1034, MUN School of Music free
July 9 Workshop - 4:00pm Pedal Steel Guitar and Electronics Choral Room, MUN School of Music Choral Room, MUN School of Music free
July 9 Monday Evening Concert - 8:00pm MacDonald, Rokkur, Sadja LSPU Hall LSPU Hall
July 9 Film Screening - 10:30pm "Sonic Divide," Payton MacDonald Newfoundland Independent Filmmakers Co-Operative (NIFCO) Newfoundland Independent Filmmakers Co-Operative (NIFCO)
July 9 MusicNL Open Mic - 10:30pm Rozalind MacPhail, host The Ship Pub The Ship Pub
July 10 Sunrise Meditation - 4:30am Rozalind MacPhail Atlantic Place Arts Space Atlantic Place Arts Space free
July 10 Harbour Symphony - 12:30pm St. John's Waterfront St. John's Waterfront free
July 10 Soundwalk - 2:00pm Soundwalk Begins at LSPU Hall Begins at LSPU Hall free
July 10 Workshop - 4:00pm Names of Trees Begins at LSPU Hall Begins at LSPU Hall free
July 10 Tuesday Evening Concert - 8:00pm Noice, Hron, Thiessen Toninato, Westerkamp LSPU Hall LSPU Hall
July 10 Night Music - 10:30pm Atomic Clock The Ship Pub The Ship Pub
July 11 Harbour Symphony - 12:30pm St. John's Waterfront St. John's Waterfront free
July 11 Workshop - 2:00pm Dawn Avery Seminar Room, MUN School of Music Seminar Room, MUN School of Music free
July 11 Workshop - 3:30pm Vocal Improvisation Choral Room, MUN School of Music Choral Room, MUN School of Music free
July 11 Wednesday Evening Concert - 7:00pm Music by Jordan Nobles The Rooms The Rooms
July 11 Wednesday Evening Concert - 9:00pm Harley, Roarshack, Sadja, Young LSPU Hall LSPU Hall
July 11 Soundwalk - 10:00am Acoustics and Architecture Begins at LSPU Hall Begins at LSPU Hall free
July 12 Workshop - 10:00am Composing for Spaces Choral Room, MUN School of Music Choral Room, MUN School of Music free
July 12 Harbour Symphony - 12:30pm St. John's Waterfront St. John's Waterfront free
July 12 Workshop - 1:00 pm Doran Sadja Choral Room, MUN School of Music Choral Room, MUN School of Music free
July 12 Improv Night - 7:00pm Mack Furlong, host LSPU Hall LSPU Hall
July 12 Night Music - 10:30pm Subhira: Transubhiriano The Ship Pub The Ship Pub
July 13 Lecture - 10:00am History of Improvisational Music in Canada Seminar Room, MUN School of Music Seminar Room, MUN School of Music free
July 13 Harbour Symphony - 12:30pm St. John's Waterfront St. John's Waterfront free
July 13 Workshop - 2:00pm Invented Instruments Choral Room, MUN School of Music Choral Room, MUN School of Music free
July 13 Composer Forum - 3:30pm Andrew Staniland, host Choral Room, MUN School of Music Choral Room, MUN School of Music free
July 13 Friday Evening Concert - 7:00pm Avery, Boone, Earheart Ensemble, Etchegary, Luksts D. F. Cook Recital Hall (MUN School of Music) D. F. Cook Recital Hall (MUN School of Music)
July 13 Night Music - 10:30pm Surgeon The Ship Pub The Ship Pub
July 14 Workshop - 10:00am Listening Choral Room, MUN School of Music Choral Room, MUN School of Music free
July 14 Harbour Symphony - 12:30pm St. John's Waterfront St. John's Waterfront free
July 14 Cape Spear Project - 8:30pm Music by Delf Maria Hohmann Cape Spear National Historic Site Cape Spear National Historic Site
July 14 Night Music - 10:30pm DJ Rick Bailey The Ship Pub The Ship Pub
July 15 Harbour Symphony - 12:30pm St. John's Waterfront St. John's Waterfront free
July 15 Sunset Meditation - 8:00pm Rozalind MacPhail Signal Hill National Historic Site Signal Hill National Historic Site free
July 15 Last Night Party - 9:00pm Jam Session The Ship Pub The Ship Pub

This schedule is subject to change.

In addition to the biennial symposium, Sound Arts Initiative Inc. offers a number of events throughout the year:

  • Sound Symposium Presents, a new music series featuring concerts and workshops. 
  • Night Music, an improvisational music series held the third Thursday of every month at The Ship Pub.
  • Harbour Symphonies, occasional renditions of music scored for ships’ horns, performed in the natural amphitheater of St. John’s harbour.