Afro-Sonic Mapping

2019, Nov 1 — 17

Installation, concerts, talks

What musical patterns have been preserved in the sounds of the African Diaspora, thus defying time and forced migration? What sonic affinities exist between Dakar and New Orleans or between Lagos, Kingston and New York City? How did post-colonial appropriations and transatlantic transfer processes become inscribed in contemporary rhythms?

To project

Video – 1:26:20

Rui Vieira Nery: Networks of Sound in Portuguese Early Music

Introduction by Anselm Franke, Paz Guevara English original version Lecture, conversation, Nov 17, 2019

Video – 1:13:00

Fred Moten: Symphony of Combs

Moderated by Anselm Franke English original version Lecture, conversation, Nov 17, 2019