Investigating the aural identity of audiences in theatre…

The Sound of the Audience and Silence-Pause-Echo are the first two experiments in the The Lab stationbasic research project “Audience in an Artistic Context”. The experiments worked with sound compositions written for choirs based on audience sounds researched from field studies in and around theatre halls and were performed by diverse groups of volunteer participants and professional musicians/artists.


Peter Bruun, Erik Jakobsson, Lotte Faarup, Øyvind Kirchhoff, Jakob Dahn, Mejse Vedel, Rikke Jeppesen Rod and two groups of 40 and 25 choir members respectively.