Binaural / Nodar participates with three activities at the event Valfino al Canto, a festival of oral tradition that will take place between 9 and 11 August in Arsita (TE), located in the Gran Sasso mountains in the region of Abruzzo (Italy).
The participation of Binaural / Nodar includes a conference on the educational project Aldeias Sonoras, a sound-video-rural projection area with works by Binaural / Nodar associated artists and a set of collective sound recordings of the entire event.
August 9, 17:00 to 17:30 – Museo del Lupo:
ALDEIAS SONORAS – SOUND ECOLOGY AND SOUND ANTHROPOLOGY IN THE GRALHEIRA MOUNTAINS (PT). Meeting with Luis Costa
August 9, 17:00 to 21:30 – Cellar in downtown Arsita.
Continuous screening of the following works produced by Binaural / Nodar:
Duncan Whitley – A 4 sound channel piece based on the calls of the shepherds from the village of Covas do Monte (S. Pedro do Sul, PT)
Manuela Barile – Rheia Zoontes
Luis Costa – Where is the source of my Paiva?
Sergio Cruz – Shepherds
The event is organized by the cultural organization BAMBUN dedicated to Visual and Demo / Ethno / Anthropology, which aims to study, analyze and support the transmission of knowledge and memory across generations, providing support to the social and cultural communities, with particular attention to those who live in areas traversed by the Italian mountain ranges of Gran Sasso, Monti della Laga and Monti Gemelli (Italian region of Abruzzo).