Noel Lobley at Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford
November 24, 2012 all day
British Forum for Ethnomusicology Annual One Day Conference,Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford, Saturday November 24th 2012. “Making Sound Objects: Cultures of Hearing, Recording, Creating and Circulation” This conference explores the contemporary and historical creation, collection and circulation of sound and sound-producing objects, and is guided by the following enlightened advice of Henry Balfour, first curator of the Pitt Rivers Museum: “Any object whether natural or artificial, and however…See More
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