Hear Shanghai #58

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

16:00 07/10/2016. Bing Zhi Mei Skating Rink at Bailian shopping mall. 冰之魅真冰溜冰. Does it sound scary? Does it sound exciting? Does it sound adventurous? Does it sound cute? Does it sound 'cool'? We have invited some sound recordists to submit some of their tracks to the Hear Shanghai project. This week we are featuring tracks by Xingyu Yao.

Hear Shanghai #57

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

14:50. 07/10/2016. Bailian Shopping mall. What do you hear and experience when you are waiting for the lift in a shopping mall? We have invited some sound recordists to submit some of their tracks to the Hear Shanghai project. This week we are featuring tracks by Xingyu Yao.

Hear Shanghai #56

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

12:10 PM. 07/10/2016. Xingwang Tea Restaurant at Xianxia Lu and Anlong Lu. A fully packed Hong Kong style restaurant during lunch time during a hot and humid summer day- Huang mei Tian. 上海典型黃梅天的午後,一家普普通通在這條街上經營了十五年的茶餐廳,聽見上海的市井氣息。 We have invited some sound recordists to submit some of their tracks to the Hear Shanghai project. This week we are featuring tracks by Xingyu Yao

Hear Shanghai #55

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

10:30 AM. 7/10/2016. Shuixia Park at the corner of Xianxia Lu and Shuicheng Lu. 新旺茶餐廳. Does this sound similar to your Sunday morning or totally opposite? We have invited some sound recordists to submit some of their tracks to the Hear Shanghai project. This week we are featuring tracks by Xingyu Yao.

Hear Shanghai #54

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

07/09/2016. 17:25. Shanghai Jie Ke Residiential Quarter, Lianmin Lu. It was the late afternoon on a weekday, you may hear something you usually would not pay attention to on your way home. We have invited some sound recordists to submit some of their tracks to the Hear Shanghai project. This week we are featuring tracks by Xingyu Yao.

Hear Shanghai #53

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

07/2016. Cartoon Paradise at Xijiao Bailian Mall. A paradise for babies, toddlers, parents, and grandparents to enjoy each other's companies. We have invited some sound recordists to submit some of their tracks to the Hear Shanghai project. This week we are featuring tracks by Xingyu Yao.

Hear Shanghai #52

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

07/2016. Decathlon Store at Xijiao Bailian Mall. On a Sunday Afternoon during the summer vacation, it becomes a playground for toddlers. We have invited some sound recordists to submit some of their tracks to the Hear Shanghai project. This week we are featuring tracks by Xingyu Yao.

Hear Shanghai #51

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

07/2016. Starbucks at Xijiao Bailian Mall.  在一家星巴克裡可以同時呆多少人、發生多少不同的事? There was a little boy begging his mother for a drink, while others were talking, chilling, discussing, ordering, and some kids playing. How many people are in this Starbucks in this short time? How many things are happening at the same time? We have invited some sound recordists to submit some of their tracks to the Hear Shanghai project. This week we are featuring tracks by Xingyu Yao.

Hear Shanghai #50

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

Xijiao Hotel West Gate. Changning District. 14:30 07/10/2016 西郊賓館西門.  This is the main gate for Xijiao State Guest house. The streets nearby always got closed when the important national guests came into town, usually from Hongqiao airport.

Hear Shanghai #49

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

Xijiao Hotel North Gate. Changning District 14:30 07/10/2016. 西西郊賓館北門. We have invited some sound recordists to submit some of their tracks to the Hear Shanghai project. This week we are featuring tracks by Xingyu Yao.

Hear Shanghai #48

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

1:40. A binaural recording made standing in the corridors of the traditional Chinese music department at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music. Notice in particular those weird horns that sound like they come straight from the backing track of a bad 1970s kung fu movie! Binaural recording- please use headphones. Recorded with DPA 4060 and SD 702. To know more about Diane and her work, please visit her website: http://www.dianehope.com/

Hear Shanghai #47

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

1:21. In late spring a while colony of night herons and ergets nest in a small park in the shadow of the Oriental Pearl Tower. If you think mythical beasts exist only in the imagination, listen to these birds... they sound for all the world like miniature dragons. Binaural recording- please use headphones. Recorded with DPA 4060 and SD 702. To know more about Diane and her work, please visit her website: http://www.dianehope.com/

Hear Shanghai #46

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

1:10. This is a lovely park to spend a few hours in, with lush birdsong. But be sure to search out this sonically intriguing feature- a beautiful step-stair series of waterfalls, designed to produce an almost mechanical pulsing that some people say sounds like a helicopter. A Binaural recording- please use headphones. Recorded with DPA 4060 and an SD 702. To know more about Diane and her work, please visit her website: http://www.dianehope.com/

Hear Shanghai #45

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

1:10. Possibly the most favorite of all me recordings in the city. Capturing this fragment of piano practice by an employee at a piano shop on Jinling Road would not have been possible without using concealed microphones.. There is something intensely poignant about the sad, sophisticated music blending with the street noise- a moment of 'Pure Shanghai'. Binaural recording- please use headphones. Recorded with DPA 4060 and SD 702. To know more about Diane and her work, please visit her website: http://www.dianehope.com/

Hear Shanghai #44

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

1:10. One of the most natural parks in the Shanghai area, with glades of pine trees and lush birdsong- but not so much a haven of tranquility next to the fairground with its mini train. This binaural recording gives you a big sense of the train moving right through your head if you listen to this using headphones. Recorded with DPA 4060 and SD 703. To know more about Diane and her work, please visit her website: http://www.dianehope.com/

Hear Shanghai #43

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

1:41. In this recording you'll experience a slow walk past a family sitting down to dinner at one of the local restaurants in the intensely lively Wufu Alley. Strains of traditional Chinese music leak from a TV. Binaural stereo- please use headphones. Original recording 48/24 with DPA 4060 and SD 702.

Hear Shanghai #42

“聆听上海”是一个鼓励你用耳朵聆听周边环境的声音让你更接地气的切身感受你的上海。所有录音段落都是上海各行政区某处采音,每天新鲜上载。播客

'Hear Shanghai' is a collection of field recordings that encourages listening within your environment to bring you closer to where you are. All recordings are made within the municipality of Shanghai and are updated daily. For podcast click here

2:10- At 6:30 PM one Saturday on the Pudong shore, a beautiful deep-throated barge passes close to the promenade. Original recording 48/24. Recorded with a Zoon H2n in XY. Please use headphones to hear the pronounced stereo effect as the boat moves by. To know more about Diane and her work, please visit her website: http://www.dianehope.com/