Acoustic Measurements at the Rock Painting of Värikallio, Northern Finland

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dc.contributor.author Rainio, Riitta
dc.contributor.author Lahelma, Antti
dc.contributor.author Äikäs, Tiina
dc.contributor.author Lassfolk, Kai
dc.contributor.author Okkonen, Jari
dc.contributor.editor Eneix, Linda C.
dc.date.accessioned 2016-06-27T08:30:01Z
dc.date.available 2016-06-27T08:30:01Z
dc.date.issued 2014-06-04
dc.identifier.citation Rainio , R , Lahelma , A , Äikäs , T , Lassfolk , K & Okkonen , J 2014 , Acoustic Measurements at the Rock Painting of Värikallio, Northern Finland . in L C Eneix (ed.) , Archaeoacoustics : The Archaeology of Sound : Publication of Proceedings from the 2014 Conference in Malta . The OTS Foundation , Myakka City, Florida , pp. 141-152 , International Multi-disciplinary Conference on The Archaeology of Sound , Balzan , Malta , 19/02/2014 .
dc.identifier.citation conference
dc.identifier.other PURE: 40986846
dc.identifier.other PURE UUID: fe860ed6-ca3a-43e3-97f5-5eb86551a7ce
dc.identifier.other ORCID: /0000-0002-6517-6109/work/37824852
dc.identifier.other ORCID: /0000-0003-0995-3900/work/39205182
dc.identifier.other ORCID: /0000-0003-3879-4195/work/38129681
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10138/164521
dc.description.abstract In Northern Finland, by the rock painting of Värikallio (ca. 3000–500 BC), several echoes can be heard. The most remarkable of these appear to be originating from the painted rock itself. The article presents the first results of the research project that seeks to explore the role of sound in the development and use of Finnish rock art and Sámi offering sites. Field recordings, made at the site of Värikallio in summer 2013, are analyzed with a sound analysis and visualization toolkit, and interpreted with the help of GIS data and a 3D model of the site. A probable depiction of a drummer, identified in the painting in the course of the fieldwork, provides a further clue to the significance of sound rituals at rock paintings. en
dc.format.extent 12
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher The OTS Foundation
dc.relation.ispartof Archaeoacoustics
dc.relation.isversionof 9781497591264
dc.rights.uri info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess
dc.subject 6131 Theatre, dance, music, other performing arts
dc.subject Archaeoacoustics
dc.subject Drums
dc.subject 615 History and Archaeology
dc.subject Rock art
dc.title Acoustic Measurements at the Rock Painting of Värikallio, Northern Finland en
dc.type Conference contribution
dc.contributor.organization Department of Philosophy, History and Art Studies
dc.contributor.organization Archaeology
dc.contributor.organization Musicology
dc.description.reviewstatus Non peer reviewed
dc.rights.accesslevel openAccess
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