No Mans Land refers to the impasse, the place no one dares traverse, the gap of fear and uncertainty between two sides of tentative safety –a memory, a metaphor inherited from the impossible stand off of World War 1 trench warfare.

How can this empty space, this vacuum of

Echo and Narcissus; aural space, navigation and memory; or Playing it by Ear!

Echo and Narcissus ~ Aural space, navigation and memory, or Playing it by Ear!

A SoundWalk.

I am going to take you on a walk, a soundwalk if you will. I am going to lead you, by the ear, if necessary, to the Sonic Commons, at once an atavistic geography and yet again a simple