Theatre of the Ears

with Andrew Jarvis

Theatre of the Ears is a programme exploring radio and transmission art, hosted by Andrew Jarvis.

Previous episodes

Theatre of the Ears #11 - Lingual Music

Tuesday 11th July 2017 19:00 - 20:00 BST

This episode features the lingual music of Lily Greenham, acousmatic compositions by Lionel Marchetti, sound collage with Australian artists Rik Rue and Warren Burt, and takes a trip beneath the forest floor with Hildegard Westerkamp.

Theatre of the Ears #10 - Polish Experimental Radio Studio

Tuesday 20th June 2017 18:00 - 19:00 BST

This month: Andrew Jarvis digs deep into the archives of the ‘Polish Radio Experimental Studio’, discovering electro-acoustic sounds, field recordings, Sci-fi visions and Futurist Poetry from Poland’s former state broadcaster.

Theatre of the Ears #9 - Desire, Fear, Capitalism

Tuesday 9th May 2017 19:00 - 20:00 BST

This month: features themes of desire, fear, and capitalism, with tracks from; - Sean Landers, Philemona Williamson, David Velez, and Ake Hodell.

Theatre of the Ears #8 - SoundWork

Wednesday 5th April 2017 19:00 - 20:00 BST

This month’s episode focuses on field recordings, fidelity and the SoundWork and featuring tracks from Moniek Darge, Helmut Lemke, Luc Ferrari, and Graham Lambkin & Jason Lescalleet.

Theatre of the Ears #7 - Jana Winderen

Wednesday 1st March 2017 19:00 - 20:00 GMT

This months episode takes a listen to ultrasound and echolocation with Jana Winderen, Sonic alchemy from Beatriz Ferreyra and the tape and voice work of Barry Truax.

Theatre of the Ears #6 - Michael Snow

Wednesday 1st February 2017 19:00 - 20:00 GMT

This episode takes a listen to the shortwave radio improvisations of Michael Snow, with experimental voice works from; - Neil and Elaine mills, Bruce Nauman, Gregory whitehead, Sue Tompkins and Kurt Schwitters.

Theatre of the Ears #5 - Pauline Oliveros

Wednesday 7th December 2016 19:00 - 20:00 GMT

Now: recordings from Chris Watson and Etant Donnes plus 'resonant rock' compositions from Pauline Oliveros and Henning Christiansen.

Theatre of the Ears #4 - Aurora Borealis

Wednesday 7th September 2016 19:00 - 20:00 BST

This episode takes a listen to the Icelandic aurora borealis, sounds from North Finland, underwater transmissions, Horspiel, and readings from the streets of New York.

Theatre of the Ears #3 - Utopia

Wednesday 6th July 2016 19:00 - 20:00 BST

In this episode Andrew Jarvis creates a montage exploring the concept of utopia through transmission, the cut-up technique, futurology, dreams and dialogue. Including sounds from Tetsuo Kogawa, Robert Ashley's television opera, Delia Derbyshire, Kelly Mark and William S. Burroughs.

Theatre of the Ears #2 - Jez Riley French

Wednesday 1st June 2016 19:00 - 20:00 BST

In this episode, Andrew Jarvis takes a listen to the wider realms of the electromagnetic spectrum with an exclusive contribution from Jez Riley French, sounds from Christina Kubisch, ultrasonic bat calls and new releases from Rosanne Robertson and Alessandro Bosetti.

Theatre of the Ears #1 - Claire Tolan

Wednesday 4th May 2016 19:00 - 20:00 BST

This inaugural episode features an exclusive contribution from artist Claire Tolan.

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