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a programme / a listen / a contemplation / my exploration of embodied movement / walking / movement in place / in air / distance through time
starting in March 2022
broadcast on the first Saturday of each month
episodes 1 to 7
“four Northumberland rants”
No 2: “no trace” in the waters of a Northumberland River
4 Island Reels
No 1: “trace”
Callanais: A Walk in Five Circles
an Orford Replication
A Walk Round Contención Island

Martin Eccles

Martin Eccles

I am a walking sound artist and poet who lives in Newcastle upon Tyne in the north-east of England. My practice aims to reflect the experience of my presence in and walking through natural environments. I uses a range of methods (predominantly sound and t...

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Join the pupils of Tobermory High as they guide us round the sounds and stories to be heard on the beautiful Isle of Mull. The sound walk also includes clips from two original songs written and performed by the pupils and Roddy Woomble (Idlewild).

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Traces of Time, walking the Jardins de l’Abbaye de la Cambre in summer

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Another Soundwalkscape using my rule of recording my walk on the first Monday of every month in 2023. This one- the third- is narrated and follows the route of one of New York's "lost rivers": the Minetta Creek.

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Walking slowly while recording the unseen

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Get behind the microphone to discover how one makes compelling audio recordings that engage both armchair listeners and those of us out and about on foot. We are delighted to have brought together four creatives who have travelled to remote places, revealed hidden histories, and captured the soundscapes and voices of past and present, to enable us to sit back in comfort or stride forward to listen to what is unseen.

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This cafe conversation centers on academic research and artistic practices that investigate the act of walking as shaped by pandemic conditions.

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Walking Contención Island

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