SOUNDwalk: B37

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Babbs Mill, Gressel Lane, Birmingham, UK

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Duration60 minutes

This soundwalk explores the green spaces of the B37 postcode area in Solihull. It was created by SOUNDkitchen in association with B37 Project and was commissioned by Eastside Projects in 2020 as part of their Link & Shift Artist Walks series.

SOUNDwalk: B37 offers a new way of experiencing the local environment as it guides you through an immersive journey of audio encounters. Discover the hidden sounds of bats and underwater life, listen to wind and rain on metal structures, learn to identify different trees and forage for food guided by local people passionate about wildlife. Listen to some audio excerpts below.

The walk has four routes that can be explored as individual walks or as part of a longer experience. You can start at any point on any of the routes.

Commissioned by Eastside Projects 2020.

Annie Mahtani

United Kingdom

SWS Advisory Board Member SWS Advisory Board Member 2021 SWS Advisory Board Member 2022

Annie Mahtani is an electroacoustic composer, sound artist and performer working and living in Birmingham (UK). Her output encompasses electronic music composition from acousmatic music to free improvisation. Her work often explores the inherent sonic ...

Near Babbs Mill, Gressel Lane, Birmingham, UK

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