Promenades Sonores

Prenez votre casque, votre téléphone ou votre lecteur MP3, et laissez-vous guider à l’oreille… Des artistes, des documentaristes et des habitants ont composé ces parcours sonores pour vous faire partager à leur façon, entre exploration d’endroits méconnus et regard décalé du connu, le territoire de Marseille Provence. Les Promenades sonores se téléchargent librement sur ce…

Cities and Memory

What is Cities & Memory? Remixing the world, one sound at a time Cities and Memory is a global field recording & sound art work that presents both the present reality of a place, but also its imagined, alternative counterpart – remixing the world, one sound at at time. Every faithful field recording document on the…

Localingual

Localingual is a site for listening to and recording dialects/languages around the world.

Soinumapa

Welcome to SOINUMAPA.NET Basque country Sound Map open archive project. Based on phonography or the art of recording environmental sounds, our aim is to show, share and exchange field recordings made in the Basque Country. Right now, you will find more than 1500 sound recordings: city noises, natural ambiences, animals, celebrations and parties, places, happenings,…

StereoPublic

stereopublic: crowdsourcing the quiet is a participatory art project that asks you to navigate your city for quiet spaces, share them with your social networks, take audio and visual snapshots, experience audio tours and request original compositions made using your recordings.

Open Sound New Orleans

Open Sound New Orleans is a community media project that invites and enables New Orleanians to document their lives in sound. You can participate by recording, or making recording requests for, the important sounds and voices in your life and adding them to the soundmap. In order to facilitate a diversity of direct dispatches from…

NYSoundmap [Sound-Seeker]

Maps are tools for understanding the world from different points of view – political, cultural, personal, and historical. Maps hold the power to shape the truth about the world and mapmakers shape the future. The NYSoundmap is a container – a concept or idea to hold many types of processes and projects. The project reaches…

Nature SoundMap

A group of professional nature recordists from around the globe have collaborated to develop Nature Soundmap, an enjoyable and interactive way of exploring the natural sounds of our planet. Combining high-quality field recordings with the latest satellite imagery, the project brings together some of nature’s most beautiful, interesting and inspiring sounds. Hear the World Like…

Montréal Sound Map

Sound maps are in many ways the most effective auditory archive of an environment, touching on aspects political, artistic, cultural, historical, and technological. The Montréal Sound Map is a web-based soundscape project that allows users to upload field recordings to a Google Map of Montréal. The soundscape is constantly changing, and this project acts as…

MoMA Studio: Common Senses Sound Map

What does the world sound like where you are? Listen to what you hear at home and outdoors, at MoMA, in nature and in the city. Make a field recording and submit it to us via our Soundcloud DropBox to share on our MoMA Studio Sound Map. Be sure to ZOOM IN to hear the…

Miami ville sonore

Conception : V. Jolivet, Dpt. de Géographie, Univ. de Montréal ; Réalisation : H. Parmentier, UMR 5600, ENS de Lyon. Sources : sons : © V. Jolivet, Univ. de Montréal ; images : © V. Jolivet et © Google Street View.

Österreichische Mediathek

The Austrian library (OeM) is a branch of the Technisches Museum Wien. Our audiovisual archive contains more than two million sound recordings and videos about Austrian culture and history.

Mapa Sonoru – Asturias

Durante la mayor parte de la Historia se han utilizado objetos, arquitectura, imágenes y textos para tener una visión del pasado. Se sabe que en 1860 se realizó la primera grabación de sonido de la que se tenga noticias, por lo que gran parte del patrimonio sonoro no ha sido registrado. En la actualidad hay varios…

Mapa Sonoro de Lugo

Bienvenid@ al proyecto de puesta en valor del patrimonio inmaterial sonoro de Lugo. Estamos en http://mapasonoro.abrahamfelpeto.es Mapa Sonoro Ciudad de Lugo nace como parte práctica de mi proyecto de fin de máster de Dirección de Actividades Educativas e<span class=”text_exposed_show”>n la Naturaleza. Este proyecto consiste en la recogida y publicación de los sonidos y del medio…

Curitiba – Mapa Sonoro

Welcome to Curitiba Sound Map ! Started in 2015, this virtual map shows soundscapes and curitibanos reports and “curitibocas” about the memories, experiences and aural perceptions of places in town, shared sometimes as “images” poetically individuals, sometimes as collective references and familiar to many. In one way or another, are reports that present an unusual perspective…

Mapa Sonoro y Estadístico de Lenguas Indígenas y Originarias (Peru)

Gracias a las herramientas estadísticas, en dicha plataforma se puede acceder a información sobre el número de lenguas habladas en cada departamento, así como la cantidad de hablantes de las lenguas indígenas u originarias de cada región. El mapa también incluye  información sobre los intérpretes y traductores capacitados por el Ministerio de Cultura, mostrando datos…

The London Sound Survey

The London Sound Survey collects the sounds of everyday public life throughout London and compiles past accounts to show how the sound environment has changed. This page explains more about the site. The idea for the London Sound Survey formed while I was working as a storeman in the British Library Sound Archive. Older members…

Listen to Africa

The Listen to Africa expedition is a two year journey by bicycle to record some of the sounds of Africa – from oral histories and music to soundscapes and wildlife; recording and publishing sound seems an appropriate way to communicate from a continent that has so much to say and is so rarely heard outside of…

Cartophonies

Le site « Cartophonies » a pour objectif d’explorer l’expérience sonore contemporaine et d’aider a les prendre en compte dans l’avenir et dans les projets de transformation. Il contribue à construire une connaissance des milieux habités, du vécu des espaces et des ambiances contemporaines, celles du passé proche comme celles du futur. Il propose ainsi…

Brussels SoundMap

Quoi ? La cartographie sonore de Bruxelles fait émerger l’identité, polyphonique, de la ville. Ses paysages sonores sont en constante évolution. Les sons que vous pouvez écouter ont été enregistrés dans le cadre de collectes thématiques ou spontanées, collectives ou individuelles, professionnelles ou amateurs. Prises de son brutes ou montées, elles ont toutes en commun…

Sons do Porto

Since 2010, the port area of Rio de Janeiro has undergone accelerated structural and architectural changes that also transformed the use of public spaces. The Port Sounds project was born in order to accompany these changes, focusing on the sound aspect. The sound is an important variant of the urban experience that can give clues…

Lisbon SoundMap

Lisbon Sound Map is a work in progress over five years, but with a public presentation of the first sound collections after six months. Taken from the fixed stations, the monitoring and recording of sonic territories will be done in studies, particularly those with classic sound marks and considered historical places (the Pombaline lower part…

Inukjuak Sound Map

Sound maps serve as effective auditory archives of our environments, touching on political, artistic, anthropological, and technological facets. Montreal sound artist Nimalan Yoganathan recently participated in an artist residency in Inukjuak, Nunavik during July and August 2009 (funded by Conseil des arts et des lettres du quebec). He was studying and recording the sonic environment…

Firenze Sound Map

What is Firenze Sound Map? + an interactive and open source tool of mapping the Florentine soundscapes as emotionally perceived by people. + a collective sound map open to the participation of citizens, tourists and city users. Would you like to contribute to Firenze Sound Map? Follow the instructions! + Record a sound that you…

Het geluid van Nederland

In the project “The Sound of Netherlands”s Own Recordings are from the unique geluidenarchiefvan Dutch Institute for Sound and Vision made available. This collection consists of some 10,000 sound recordings from the ’50s to the’ 90s, from horse-drawn trams and street vendors to riots in Amsterdam and the Elfstedentocht of 1986. Of this, a selection…

Freesound

Freesound aims to create a huge collaborative database of audio snippets, samples, recordings, bleeps, … released under Creative Commons licenses that allow their reuse. Freesound provides new and interesting ways of accessing these samples, allowing users to: browse the sounds in new ways using keywords, a “sounds-like” type of browsing and more upload and download…

Fleurieu Sound Map

It is a field recording project facilitated by South Australian sound artist, Tristan Louth-Robins. Since 2011 sonically significant sites on the Fleurieu Peninsula have been sought out and recorded. Sites are chosen on the basis of their geographic, phenomelogical, aesthetic or historical significance.

China From the Inside

Explore China, its diversity and peoples through the extraordinary field audio recordings captured by sound recordist, Peter Eason with photos taken by filmmaker, Jonathan Lewis. Listen to over twenty scenes that include busy city streets, musical performances, sounds of nature, religious ceremonies and people going about their lives inside China.  

Mapa Sonoro Valdivia

El Instituto de Acústica de la Universidad Austral de Chile elaboró para el Ministerio del Medio Ambiente el estudio “Elaboración y Análisis de Mapas de Ruido de Tres Conurbaciones Mediante Software de Modelación” (ID: 608897-50-LP13). Este proyecto concluyó en 2015, y luego de dos años de trabajo se estudiaron y obtuvieron los mapas de ruido…

Favorite Chicago Sounds

What is FCS Favorite Chicago Sounds is a collaborative web site designed to showcase unique audio portraits of Chicago and mirror what Chicagoans think about their city’s soundscape. It is the Chicago manifestation of an international series of Favorite Sounds projects, started by British sound artist Peter Cusack. I collaborated with Cusack in 2006 to…

CityField Recordings

cityfieldrecordings project is the Master in Digital Postproduction of Audio’s Final Work, from the Polytechnic University of Valencia. The project has been developed at CREAMA (Center for Research in Electro-Acoustic Music and Audio), from the New Media Music Studios at Hanyang University, in Seoul, South Korea. Field recordings are made at several locations in different…

Belfast Sound Map

The Belfast Sound Map is an open resource that aims at engaging local communities in capturing everyday sound and hence characterise the soundscape of the city. We encourage not only the submission of sound recordings, but also other forms of experiencing and registering sound, such as text or image. The overall design of this platform…

Sons de Barcelona

The goal of Sons de Barcelona (Sounds of Barcelona) is to foster interest in sound and sound technologies, as means to learn about and influence our environment. Through the use of creative strategies and exercises, participants in our workshops learn to listen, think and work with environmental sounds. The project focuses as well on networked…

Audiomapa

Cartografía sonora colaborativa dedicada a compartir, investigar y archivar el paisaje sonoro con un foco en LatinoAmérica. El mapa contiene diversos modos de navegación y escucha, como situaciones organizadas por categorías: urbanas, naturales, sociales, submarinas, electromagnéticas, etc, navegación de sonidos individuales, navegación aleatoria, por autor o incluso la creación de viajes sonoros dentro de un…

Athens Sound Map

Every map is made for a purpose and obeys an interest. Each cartography is an accumulation that in turn permits the existence of infinite cartographies of the same space or the creation of multiple maps within the Map. It may perhaps be possible to design a non-map, a negative of a map that would contain…

Andalucia SoundScape

Andalucía_Soundscape es un proyecto online que pretende, bajo la aportación de la escucha, ser vehículo de conocimiento, estímulo, divulgación y re-descubrimiento de la comunidad autónoma andaluza, su entorno y complejo entramado de relaciones sociales que conviven en ella, empleando el uso de la red como medio y espacio para generar, albergar y difundir conocimiento. El…

Aporee

radio aporee Over the years, and thanks to a broad community of artists, phonographers and individuals working with sound and field recording, radio aporee has collected a comprehensive corpus of sounds from all around the world, and has provided many collaborative tools for artistic practices and research in the field. In addition to aspects of…

Locus Sonus

Locus Sonus Stream Project offers a worldwide network of “open mikes” that permanently stream local soundscapes to a dedicated server. The resulting live audio is used in a large variety of artistic projects. The microphones are installed and maintained by volunteer participants.  

Sound Transit

SoundTransit is a collaborative, online community dedicated to field recording and phonography. On this site, you can plan a sonic journey through various locations recorded around the world, or you can search the database for specific sounds by different artists from certain places. If you are a phonographer, you can also contribute your recordings for…

Sound Around You

The Audio and Acoustic Engineering Research Centre at the University of Salford is building a sound map of the world to investigate how sounds in our everyday environment make us feel.We’re calling people across the world to use their iphone (or any other audio recorder) to record clips of around 30 seconds in length from…

Ecouter Paris

Le projet Écouter Paris propose d’explorer la ville par la seule dimension du son. Un Paris réel, mais porté par l’imaginaire, bâti de murmures, de fracas, de rumeurs, de brouhahas, de voix lointaines ou intimes, des bruits du jour et de la nuit, des mille et une histoires que racontent les sons sur les lieux…