Stories and sound

Pierre Gauthier says "it's all a question of attitude, be fresh in the face of the sound" and that creating with sound began after the first world war. Shoppers in downtown Montreal put on headphones, listen to sounds and comment on them. People listen to train sounds and comment. Sound separates; Andreas Kahre compares the sounds of his childhood in Germany with the sounds where he lives now. Sound can connect one one place with another; Andrea Dancer in Prague and Mayne Island, BC. Silence; it's intrigued, inspired and nourished many people and many have written about it; Kate Langan in Halifax.

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