Chicago Open Archives event: Visitors will be able to see digitization of audio materials. Visitors will receive a tour of the Experimental Sound Studio and the Creative Audio Archive, after there will be an audio digitization demonstration. We will conclude with a question and answer session. Demonstrations will be at 10:30, 11:30, 12:30 and 1:30.
Tours and demonstrations will last approximately 60 minutes, with the digitization demo taking approximately 25 minutes. Advance registration is required. This event is free of charge.
Parking is available in front of the building.
Creative Audio Archive (CAA) is an audio archive that specializes in the preservation, cataloging and dissemination of Chicago's vibrant experimental and improvisational jazz scene. Housed at Experimental Sound Studio, it offers transfer services to surrounding cultural heritage sites in Chicago, commissions artists that engage with the collections and seeks to expand its holdings as the scene grows.