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NAISA presents the annual Sound Travels Intensive in August each year which includes five days of workshops culminating in a concert at which the participants present the works they’ve created throughout the five days. NAISA also presents other intensives periodically. See below for information about upcoming NAISA Intensives.

Soundhackers Soundscape Intensive 
October 21 - 23, 2016
Warbler’s Roost, 3785D Eagle Lake Rd, South River, ON
General $150 + HST, (this amount includes 2 nights accommodation)
A weekend intensive where participants will learn the practices of recording and SOUNDwalking by exploring the soundscapes of the 14-acre rural property at Warbler’s Roost. Participants will also be introduced to mixing their recordings for multichannel playback presentations. The intensive will be a hands on participatory workshop led by Darren Copeland and Elliott Fienberg. Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptop computer and portable recording equipment. A very limited number of these items will be made available.

Please register in advance - space is limited. https://naisa.ca/education/register/


Fri Oct 21
For shared transportation from Toronto consult http://www.meetup.com/soundhackers/ for updates.
3 pm and later – Arrival (free time for personal exploration and logistical assistance.)

Sat Oct 22
7:30 AM – Sunrise Soundwalk (no recording)
8:30 AM – Breakfast
10:00 AM – Soundscape Recording in small groups
12:30 PM – Lunch
2:00 PM – Soundscape Editing and Multi-channel Arrangement
4:00 PM – Work/free time
6:00 PM – Concert Sound check
8:00 PM – Soundscapes in the Dark Concert

Sun Oct 23
7:30 AM – Sunrise Soundwalk with Recording
8:30 AM – Breakfast
10:00 AM – Alternative approaches to Soundscape Recording (Hydrophone, Contact, Ambisonic, etc)
12:00 PM – Lunch
2:00 PM - Departure