Radius 15: Sarah Boothroyd - All In Time (25:16) :: See dates and times below.
The clock ticks; the moon waxes; the autumn leaves turn crimson. Time is as ubiquitous as it is elusive. Guided by science and science fiction, All In Time traverses the timeless mystery of time itself.
This 25-minute work won the Luc Ferrari International Broadcast Arts Competition and was commissioned by La Muse En Circuit (Centre National de Création Musicale), with the support of Radio Suisse Romande, Deutschlandradio Kultur, RTBF Musiq 3, Groupe de Recherches Musicales, and Radio-France. It recently won a Gold World Medal for Best Sound at the New York Festivals Radio Programming Awards.
In 2011, All In Time was presented on Radio Suisse Romande in Switzerland, Deutschlandradio Kultur in Germany, as well as at the Archipel Contemporary Music Festival in Geneva, at Festival Extension XI in Paris, at Netaudio London, at Ohrenhoch sound art gallery in Berlin, and at the Deep Wireless Festival in Toronto.
The audio work of Canadian Sarah Boothroyd has been featured by broadcasters, festivals and galleries in over 25 countries. She has won awards from New York Festivals, Third Coast International Audio Festival, the European Broadcasting Union, and La Muse En Circuit.
At various noons in November in reference to the myth of The Universal Now: November 3; 4:30 pm CST (12pm Marquesas Time), November 5; 1:00 am CST (12pm Indian Chagos Time), November 6; 5:00 pm CST (12pm Samoa Standard Time), November 9; 9:00 am CST (12pm Paraguay Time), November 11; 3:00 pm CST (12pm Gambier Time), November 12; 2:00 pm CST (12pm Pitcairn Standard Time), November 13; 2:00 pm CST (12pm Easter Island Standard Time).
Notes: Special thanks to physics maven Peter Watson; to antique clock collector Georges Royer; to Morgantj and Dokashiteru for providing Creative Commons samples; and to Himan and Melina Brown for permitting the use of CBS Radio Mystery Theatre clips.