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dc.contributor.authorRichards, Johnen
dc.date.accessioned2017-03-17T10:06:43Z
dc.date.available2017-03-17T10:06:43Z
dc.date.issued2016-11
dc.identifier.citationRichards, J. (2016) “Voice Breaker (for Prisms Festival, 2016)” [music performance/composition].en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2086/13694
dc.description.abstractVoice Breaker- for multiple voice and voltage-controlled feedback - looks at alternative ways of programming code using the voice and exploring the contrasting sound materials of vocal utterance and electronic noise. In a large-group performance, the voice adopts multiple roles: as raw data for coding; as a modulator for analogue feedback; and as a sound source in its own right. Singing, humming and screaming become manifest as sequences of feedback, noise-bursts and oscillations. The work looks at the tension that exists between loop and line, gesture and automation, as well as taking an object-orientated approach to composition: how through exploring an object/circuit the music/composition is revealed. As Dirty Electronics, the performance begins on the ‘workbench’ as an extended event with musicians building their own Voice Breaker. The piece is a unique result of this participatory experience: part-devised, part-found, and part-scored.en
dc.publisherPrism Festival, Arizona Sate Universityen
dc.subjectDIY electronicsen
dc.subjectDIY electronic musicen
dc.subjectmusic compositionen
dc.subjectperformance arten
dc.titleVoice Breaker (for Prisms Festival, 2016)en
dc.typeOtheren
dc.researchgroupMusic, Technology and Innovation Research Centreen
dc.funderPrism Festival, Arizona State Universityen
dc.projectidN/Aen
dc.cclicenceN/Aen
dc.researchinstituteMusic, Technology and Innovation - Institute for Sonic Creativity (MTI2)en


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