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Sonic Art : An Introduction to Electroacoustic Music Composition (Paperback) (Adrian Moore)

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Written by an active composer, performer, and educator, this book provides an introduction to the compositional techniques behind electroacoustic music. It brings together theory, aesthetics, context, and practical applications to allow students to start thinking about sound creatively and gives them the tools to compose meaningful sonic art works. Over 40 composers and works are cited and contextualized to provide the history, philosophy, and techniques behind notable pieces. A companion website includes a software toolkit, links to further resources and audio/video material.

Written by an active composer, performer, and educator, this book provides an introduction to the compositional techniques behind electroacoustic music. It brings together theory, aesthetics, context, and practical applications to allow students to start thinking about sound creatively and gives them the tools to compose meaningful sonic art works. Over 40 composers and works are cited and contextualized to provide the history, philosophy, and techniques behind notable pieces. A companion website includes a software toolkit, links to further resources and audio/video material.

Number of Pages: 253
Genre: Music
Sub-Genre: Instruction + Study / Composition, Genres + Styles / Electronic
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Adrian Moore
Language: English
Street Date: April 1, 2016
TCIN: 21531579
UPC: 9781138925038
Item Number (DPCI): 247-49-4056
$47.45
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