april 5: friday
noon - 5pm: Symposia on Sound Art and Aural Culture continued
Sound Legalities: Copyrights and Legislation and Fair Use , panelists TBD. Sound, Noise and Beating: From Affective Articulation to Critical Art Practice, Panelists include Csaba Toth (USA), Barbara L Tischler (USA), and John Mowitt (USA); oderated by Robert Walser (USA). Literate Sounds: Translating the Sounds of Texts , panelists include Douglas Kahn (USA) and Nick Zurbrugg (Australia).Yerba Buena Gardens in the Media Screening Room
5:30pm - 7:30pm: Reception for SoundCulture 96 Listening Room
A fully stocked listening room, plus work by Paul DeMarinis, Bill & Mary Buchen, and others. For the reception a special live sound mix will be created for the occasion by Skozey Fetisch. San Fransisco Art Commission Gallery
6pm - 8pm: Reception for Bruce Cannon.
A performance with installation utilizing high-voltage homemade technology by a pioneer of silicon sound and the man for whom the adage "he wears a rope for a belt" was coined. The LAB. Admission: $7 - $10 sliding scale. Reservations recommended.