Author(s): Philip Samartzis


This beautiful volume of soundscape compositions, images and words from Philip Samartzis is an invitation to share in a remarkable journey of enquiry. Antarctica is a paradox of the sublime and prosaic: with its vast expanses of ice, snow and mountains - and traces of human habitation, from weathered huts to abandoned machinery. Samartzis travelled south with the Australian Antarctic Division on several occasions and his recordings of the unique sounds of Antarctica have been used to create soundscape compositions which are meticulously realised on three CDs of the music included in this book.


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  • : 9780500500668
  • : Thames and Hudson (Australia) Pty Ltd
  • : THA Art
  • : Contains Hardback and 3 CD-ROMs
  • : March 2016
  • : 188mm X 248mm X 25mm
  • : January 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Philip Samartzis
  • : Mixed media product
  • : 709.04074
  • : 208