Soundings

Leona came up to Orkney for a week of experimenting with sound capture. I had put together some ideas in metal, she had brought all kinds of recording equipment, including hydrophones. We loved the sounds made by the free chimes in the wind.

Leona’s website of amazing projects, www.leonajones.com

bowl with found chimes from a clock, set to ring freely in the wind, with bowl acting as resonator

 

a limpet ticker with reeds and crooked spoke

 

copper bowl under water cascade

hydrophone captures underwater sounds

thumb or rain piano made from bike spokes and other found things

 

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