Italy Sunset | Memory Keeping Via Video

One of the things Paolo and I had fun focusing on in Italy were sounds.

In this day and age there are so many opportunities to be a memory keeper of sounds (via iphone, camera, etc). I need to do this more with my kids. I love the idea of collecting everyday sounds, just like I document everyday stories.

In Italy there were so many things we overheard. Bike bells. Children's voices. Wind. Glasses clinking. Laughter. The click of the shutter. Church bells. Footsteps in gravel. Accordions (and any street music). Silence.

I recorded a sunset at Montecatini Alto to share with you and added an audio clip of a musician to the beginning and end of the video that was recorded with my iphone in San Gimignano. We came across this guy as we walked up to the top of the town to get a view of the towers and the surrounding valley.

Italy Sunset from Ali Edwards on Vimeo.

Hope you find yourself on a listening adventure this weekend.


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