July 18 was chosen because it is the birthday of the Canadian composer R. Murray Schafer, one of the founders of the Acoustic Ecology movement.
This year’s theme for World Listening Day 2019 is “Listening With” created by Annea Lockwood.
— BBC Archive (@BBCArchive) June 15, 2017
We are pleased to announce this year's theme for World Listening Day 2019 #WLD2019 "Listening With" created by internationally acclaimed sound artist, Annea Lockwoodhttps://t.co/fMOYzgfxIl pic.twitter.com/A31su9RSqi
— WLP (@World_Listening) March 10, 2019