Soundings in National Park City – Sound Ecology along Segment 11 InspiralLondon Trail
July 26 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pmFree
Soundings and Sound Ecology – Experiencing and listening to London as National Park City
Launching Soundcamp’s commission for InspiralLondon Trail (segment 24 – Chingford Meridian), this guided walk leads you through a variety of soundscapes and urban environments (along the river Thames, over the Blackwall Tunnel, at dusk in Greenwich Park, crossing Blackheath meadows, to descend into Lewisham by nighttime). Sharing and exploring approaches to sound ecology, listening and experiencing London as National Park City. The route follows and crosses the Greenwich meridian on a number of occassions. As we explore the sound ecology of the spaces and places we pass through we will take a number of soundings along segment 11 of InspiralLondon Trail.
InspiralLondon Metropolitan Trail reveals through movement the city’s hidden geometry, topography and ecology; creating a new walk trail spiraling out through London, from Kings Cross to Gravesend. Over 300-miles of pathway in 36 easily accessible walk segments. See here for more details and to follow the route in your own time – https://www.inspirallondon.com/
If possible please bring mobile phones with headphones. Wear suitable clothing and bring water/snacks.
Meeting at the exit of North Greenwich tube 8pm. We will arrive at Lewisham Station approximately at 10pm.
Ecologistes – InspiralLondon mini-festival of city walking & Urban Ecology is part of National Park City Festival 2019. SEE https://nationalparkcity.london.gov.uk/