May 8th, 2013

Sounds recorded by young members of Filipino community of Barcelona and their families; as participants of a Sons de Barcelona workshop at St James The Less Church and UPF, Barcelona.

This is part of a series of workshops done in collaboration with Casa Asia, that attempt to explore how immigrant communities in Barcelona would represent themselves through sound. Participants are provided with recorders that they can take with themselves and use daily, during a period of time.

In the workshop we reflect collectively on the relation between the recorded sounds, and their cultural significance for the participants. Attempting to not depart from any preconceived idea of the participant's cultural identity.

Sound recorded by Jasper Villena.

"El sonido del piano, mientras toco, aun soy aprendiz. Este sonido lo he elegido por que a veces, cuando tengo tiempo, practico y como me gusta tocar instrumentos, pues toco el piano por las tardes. Soy de Barcelona, estoy en 6to de primaria y tengo 12 años".


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