Each of the essays in this month’s “Medieval Sound” forum focuses on sound as it, according to Steve Goodman’s essay “The Ontology of Vibrational Force,” in The Sound Studies Reader, “comes to the rescue of thought rather than the inverse, forcing it to vibrate, loosening up its organized or petrified body (70). These investigations into medieval sound […]

via Desiring Medieval Sound — Sounding Out!


Finally got to read this article concentrating on the sound installation work of Janet Cardiff,her famous piece 40 Part Motet and it’s relationship to Medieval sounds.