Salon: New Sounds from Ancient Chinese Bells

Sunday, February 24, 2019, 2 PM

Hear composer Doug Van Nort introduce his original soundscape based on the twelve tones produced by an ancient set of Chinese bells on display in the Sackler exhibition Resound. Plus, listen to other brand-new immersive soundscapes created by local musicians.

An artist, researcher, composer, and improviser, Doug Van Nort is Canada Research Chair at York University in Toronto. He was one of three composers selected by the Freer|Sackler to create a soundscape for the exhibition Resound: Ancient Bells of China.

  • Venue: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
  • Event Location: Sackler, level B1 lobby
  • Cost: Free