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Inventing memory: Documentary and imagination in acousmatic music.
(Middlesex University Press, 2008)
The potential for sound recording to act as a surrogate for memory is evaluated in terms of its use in the composition of acousmatic music. Adapted from the writing of Walter Benjamin, sound recording of real-life events ...
Imaginary Workscapes: Creative Practice and Research through Electroacoustic Composition
Compositional activity in electroacoustic music is central to the research culture of that field. Electroacoustic tools for sound manipulation and transformation allow the creation of sound materials that present new ...
Practice, process and aesthetic reflection in Electroacoustic Music.
(Cambridge University Press, 2007-04)
This is an editorial article introducting ideas around the relationship between practice and the emerging theory of electroacoustic music.
(First performed at the New Walk Museum, Leicester, 12 April 2015, by Carla Rees (alto flute), Heather Roche (clarinet/bass clarinet), Xenia Pestova (piano) and John Young (sound projection)., 2015)
Sir Thomas Armstrong, a former principal of the Royal Academy of Music and a veteran of the First World War, once stated that there is a falsity about the reporting of all battle scenes. In the face of the most shatteringly ...
Sound morphology and the articulation of structure in electroacoustic music.
(Cambridge University Press, 2004-04)
In electroacoustic music we have the capacity to manipulate sound in an unprecedented number of dimensions - especially to transform, disassemble and remix both natural and digitally created sound-objects over time. This ...