Alchemy in Experimental Sound Art

August 12, 2016 in All Opportunities, Composers, Conference, electroacoustic, Performers by mwhiteside

Alchemy in Sound (National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Friday 3rd March 2017) is a 1 day symposium exploring the links between sound and alchemy.  We are looking for papers and music/sound art which engage with either:


Alchemical texts (eg Dee, Ashmole, Philalethes),

Psychological perspectives on Alchemy (eg Jung) or

Alchemy as a metaphor or process.


The conference is open to various compositional and theoretical approaches.  Works involving electronics are particularly welcome.

Papers should be up to 20 minutes in length.

Music/sound art should not exceed 12 minutes in length.

Submissions should include

  1. Abstract/ Programme Notes (500 words) including any technical requirements (PDF format).
  2. Link to work (stereo) via Soundcloud or Bandcamp.
  3. Biography (250 words) (PDF format)

and be e-mailed to Dafydd Roberts,, with SOUND in the subject field.


Llwybr Sain/Noise Projection

Is a network for sound artists and researchers from all disciplines. Based in West Wales the network seeks participation from all geographies, local and further afield who have an interest in experimental sound making. The network will provide informal opportunities to exchange ideas and perspectives on making sound art, promote new sound performance and foster examination of sound art in relation to a latitude of perspectives including and not restricted to its philosophy, aesthetics, history, curation, psychology, and technologies.