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Much of my research to date has been concerned with the relationship between acousmatic compositional practice and sound art. In Batchelor 2015, I attempted to identify some potential overlaps and compatibilities between ...
Memory Machine is a ‘concert installation’ piece. It is a variable work which will rarely be heard exactly the same twice. But it has a basic form that remains the same – a beginning, a series of evolving episodes and an ...
What is ‘modernism’? Music was late to have an answer compared with other arts. We hear glimpses of music we think we know; no melody or rhythm, just an instant of ‘colour’, frozen and moving – ‘eternity in a moment’. ...
I have for many years had ideas for a piece based on the notion of Odyssey, that original story of journey – often frustrated – and eventual return. In recent years it has developed and become a multi-part project, encouraged ...
(empreintes DIGITALes, 2019-04-26)
CD of acousmatic tape music compositions, 2010-2018. https://electrocd.com/en/album/5846/James_Andean/Assemblance 1) Déchirure (2013), 7:32 2) Hyvät matkustajat (2012, 14), 9:03 3) Valdrada (2018), 15:26 4) Psygeío ...
Rhythm in Acousmatic Music
(Cambridge University Press, 2020-08-01)
'Rhythm' is often equated with 'metered pulse'; as the latter is often eschewed by contemporary music, including acousmatic music, this is often assumed to mean an absence of rhythm. This article proposes that, in fact, ...