Kashmiri Arts & Heritage Foundation
'SECOND CITY VOICES’
Commonwealth Games Birmingham 2022
Second City Voices is a 5-part audio journey though the sounds of some of Birmingham’s most diverse wards. The audio
exploration will commission 5 writers and 5 musicians with ties to Small Heath and surrounding areas to create a modern
digitally available audio archive and gallery celebrating Birmingham’s diversity and championing co-created artworks.
An AUDIO Soundscape through
Brminghams CULTURES, MUSIC & HERITAGE.
Broadcast across midland stations and avaliable soon online to
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Second City Voices
An Audio Discussion
Capturing Birmingham's Musical Heritage
and Unique Soundscape.
Second City Voices is a 5-part audio journey though the sounds of some of Birmingham’s most diverse wards - particularly
Small Heath diverse sounds
The series aims to create a modern digitally available audio archive and celebrating Birmingham’s diversity and championing co-
The audio exploration will be available in podcast format and will be broadcast on Birmingham radio (Unity FM AND New
Style Radio) and will also feature musical journey’s, poems and word-based anecdotes from Birmingham
The podcast will explore and use language that represented the diversity of the ward
including English, Arabic, Mirpuri, Patois, and Polish.