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Dr

Ros Bandt

Honorary
Sound Culture
sound architectural space
music composition
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Dr

Ros Bandt

 
Division
Chief Operating Officer
 
Primary Interest
Acoustic ecology
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Dr

Ros Bandt

 

Ros Bandt is an internationally acclaimed sound artist. composer, performer, installation artist, sound researcher and author.

She has pioneered many forms of sound art including sounding industrial chambers, original glass music, building sound playgrounds, and interactive mixed media installations and sound sculptures. She is a founding member of ensembles, LIME, Back to Back Zithers, La Romanesca, Carte Blanche and the Free Music Ensemble. She was awarded the Don Banks Composers Award for her original work and many national and international innovation awards including the Benjamin Cohen Peace Prize. She is published by Sonic Gallery, Move, Wergo, EMI, New Albion Records, Pozitif, Fine Arts Press, and Cambridge Scholars Publishing. As well as her artistic practice she directs the award winning on line the Australian Sound Design Project at the Australian Centre, the University of Melbourne, funded on her third ARC grant. Her books and writings on sound art and culture are well known.

Research Interests SOUND ART AND CULTURE

Place as Acoustic Space, Sonic Architectures, Site specific sound, Sound sculpture and sound installation, Australian Sound Designs in Public Space, Interactive Spatial Music Systems, Endangered Sounds, Environmental Sound Art Practices, Sonic Archeology, International and Cross Cultural Sound Collaborations. Performance Practice of Repetitive Music . Chance and Indeterminacy in John Cage.
Creating original installations, performance and sound events as applied research.

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Scholarly Works

Displaying the 70 most recent scholarly works by Ros Bandt.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2018

Animart guest artist 2017 Sonic metamorphoses

2013

Melbourne Prize Outstanding Musician Finalist

2013

N.F.S.A Australian Sound Archive Registry of Australian Sound

2013

Fellowship Australia Council Hearing jaaraJaara digital acoustic sanctuary

2012

Cochrane -Smith Award for Sound Heritage

Fanny Cochrane Smith Award for Sound Heritage: National Film and Sound Archive

2009

History of the University Unit Re-hearing the theremon Untitled J.S. Ostoja Kotkowski

2008

History of the University Unit, Percy Grainger

2006

Excellence for Research Award, University of Melbourne Arts Faculty

2000

ARC large Grant ASDP sound design online gallery and data base of Australian sound designs in public Space

1993

Inaugural Benjamin Cohen Fellowship for peace and innovation Ball State University USA

1992

ARC 5 year Fellowship Australian sound sculpture

1991

many other international art commissions

Sound Art Australia Prize, Mungo :WDR Germany and ABC

1990

Don Banks Composers Award :Australia Council

2013

Australia Council Project Fellowship


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Member

Australian Forum of Acoustic Ecology

Full Member

Australia Performing Rights Association

Education


Diploma of Education

Monash University

Doctor of Philosophy

Monash University