Winterbourne House and Gardens

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Winterbourne House and Garden, Birmingham, UK

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This walk takes you to several listening points both in the gardens and in the adjacent Edgbaston Nature Reserve.

You will hear recordings made in the garden at different times of the year, often hearing sounds that are easily audible with the naked ear.

When walking between listening points, walkers are also encouraged to listen to sonic features of the natural environment such as the wind in the beech trees, footsteps on changing surfaces, wildlife and distant traffic.

All sound material has been recorded and produced by Annie Mahtani and Iain Armstrong

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 ...

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