The ecology of listening | Paul Oomen | TEDxDanubia
With his amazing performance Paul Oomen had the entire audience of TEDxDanubia in awe with their eyes shut all through his talk, showing us that we do experience sounds with the whole of our bodies.
!!! PUT ON HEADPHONES FOR AN OPTIMAL LISTENING EXPERIENCE!!!
Composer, curator and technologist Paul Oomen is best known for his wizardry of combining technology, theatre and sound in four dimensions, creating a special musical language of his own. He holds a BA and an MA with Honors in Music Composition from the Conservatory of Amsterdam and the Universität der Künste Berlin. With his company 4DSOUND he has produced over seventy spatial sound productions up to date, working with numerous internationally acclaimed artists at international festivals. In 2015 he founded the Spatial Sound Institute in Budapest, a global center for R&D in spatial sound and immersive sonic environments. He practices a philosophy of sound and occasionally publishes lectures and writings in this field.