Now showing items 1-3 of 3
Sound and Narrative: Acousmatic composition as artistic research
(Journal of Sonic Studies, 2014-06-06)
This paper will discuss acousmatic music as a simultaneously musical and narrative art form. Acousmatic narrative will be considered from the dual perspectives of the composer and the listener, and we will investigate some ...
Towards a Narratology of Acousmatic Music
Acousmatic works tend to operate on two simultaneous planes: a more abstract, musical level of gesture, phrase, colour, texture, and motion; and a narrative level, which references real-world objects, actions, contexts and ...
Narrative Modes in Acousmatic Music
(Cambridge University Press, 2016-11-11)
Beginning with a brief overview of acousmatic narrative, this article proposes that in listening to acousmatic music we select and move between distinct narrative modes, according to the requirements and implications of a ...