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The Weekly Challenge 2020, 10th February – Sound of This Place

This week’s challenge is set by Gordon Baxter, a user-experience consultant from the East Neuk of Fife. Gordon has taken inspiration from Chiarra Luzzana’s “The Sound of City” project (https://vimeo.com/190947830) and challenges you to capture the sounds of the place where you live. What story do they tell?
Close your eyes and just listen for a few moments…

Can you capture the sounds around you without using images? You might choose to write a short poem or story that describes the sounds, or spend a couple of minutes recording the sounds using a voice recorder, or by taking a video on your phone (and blocking out the camera.) Could you use the sounds of this place to create some music? You might choose to use your recordings in a musical composition – or use the place as your percussion!

If you are deaf or hearing impaired, could you choose a different sense to capture the personality of your chosen place? What does it smell like? What are the tastes, sights or textures around you?

Find the full challenge: https://dothinkshare.com/the-weekly-challenge/the-weekly-challenge-2020-10th-february-the-sound-of-this-place/

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Have fun and get creative!