Enjoy a city-wide sound-art installation
and share your vision for the arts in Cambridge on our
“Sound + Vision” bicycle tour
With the help of the
Cambridge Arts Council
, we’ve put together a tour of over 20
public art sites in Cambridge. We won’t just see art, we’ll hear art. As we ride
from site to site, we’ll listen to the flowing, site-specific music of
commissioned by the arts council and created by Halsey Burgund. Each neighborhood
has its own sound which smoothly transitions as you travel through the city.
also mixes-in participant’s voices. A smartphone app, available
for both iOS
, enables you to record your reactions to the art. At selected
public art stops, we’ll have the opportunity add our comments to the
performance. The Arts Council will also be listening to our suggestions for the
future use of a newly-created, full city block of open space in East Cambridge.
If your bike's not ready for the ride you can rent one for the day from
They’re offering a special rate of $20 for the day of our ride. Call 617 670-0637 and
tell them you’re riding with the Cambridge Bicycle Committee.
not ready for the ride, sign up for the free
workshop at the
Alewife T station bike cage. Bring your bike for the 2:00 PM session on Saturday,
May 10 and learn the basics of riding, turning, and navigating in the city.
RSVP Jennifer Lawrence
by email to
firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 617-349-4671.
The 13-mile ride begins and ends at the
, 449 Broadway. We’ll travel at a leisurely pace, escorted by
Cambridge Police bicycle-patrol officers. Including time for stops, the ride will last
about 2.5 hours. Like all our tours, this ride is free of charge.
Thanks to our sponsors:
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