Event | Festival

June 8, 2024, 7:00 pm - June 8, 2024, 10:30 pm

DAY 3: Saturday 8 June 2024 – Intangible Sounds, DⱯRK MASS (Evening Event)

Following the day sessions at SODA, please join us in the events space at HOME for an evening of performances showcasing the soundscapes and research being created by PhD students and staff at Manchester Met.

HOME 2 Tony Wilson Pl, Manchester, M15 4FN

Presented by the DⱯRK Research Group and the Music and Sonic Studies Research group (MASS) at Manchester Metropolitan University.

This evening performance will showcase the soundscapes and research-influenced music being created by PhD students and staff.


Katie Chatburn: ‘The Shape of Sounds’. Using data from her research around how people draw and perceive sound bringing graphic scores to life through a semi-improvised piece with synths and amplified strings.

Markus Hetheier: In his soundscape performance, Markus Hetheier will investigate queer sonic geographies of Manchester.

Chris Gladwin: ‘Runic Acid (V.2)’ A conjunction of the city’s musical past and Pennines occult heritage from witchcraft to chaos magic.

Susan O’Shea & Julian Holloway  ‘Monstrous Women: Sounding Space at Boggart Hole Clough’. Bringing together field recordings, manipulated sounds and electronic interpretations of Pankhurst’s famous first independent speech

Booking Recommended: Intangible Sounds as part of Manchester Histories Festival – AHEAD (Arts and Humanities Engagement and Dialogue) (mmu.ac.uk)