electro-acoustic music


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electro-acoustic music:

see electronic musicelectronic music
or electro-acoustic music,
term for compositions that utilize the capacities of electronic media for creating and altering sounds.

Initially, a distinction must be made between the technological development of electronic instruments and the
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As a composer versed in electronic and electro-acoustic music, Eric Chasalow's writing for acoustic instruments is steeped in innovative sonic ideas and nontraditional harmonic language.
We simply wanted to draw the attention of the creators to the form, temporality, which in the case of electro-acoustic music can acquire truly varied semblances, particularly within acousmatic music, working with moulding of the acoustic space.
NEW pieces of extraordinary electro-acoustic music can be heard at Bangor University's Powis Hall later this month.
A much clearer link between the visual arts and music can be seen at the Kornfeld gallery which focuses on one man who combines work in both fields--Swiss sculptor and electro-acoustic music composer Oscar Wiggli.
8), but Jonathan Tee's chapter, "Looking Past the Stereo Loudspeakers: From the Home to the Amplified Concert Hall," focuses on the challenges of stereo or multichannel configurations in electro-acoustic music performances in a concert hall, particularly performances without visual elements.
Over the past decade, Radioatelier has striven to explore miscellaneous nooks and crannies in the area of sonic composition and demonstrate the sheer variety of contemporary acoustic an--from electro-acoustic music through various Forms of experimental vocal and Horspiel creations, the popular soundscape form to the extreme limits of contemporary features.
Chasalow, noted for being among the few composers comfortable composing both electro-acoustic music and for traditional ensembles, he has been honored by the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Fromm Foundation at Harvard, and the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
They worked with music technology and electro-acoustic music which culminated in a final recorded event.
Sitting behind a mix-ing console, she gave the piece its debut duringthe 35th International Competition of Electro-acoustic Music and Sonic Art, in Bourges.
About 100 new musical compositions will be presented in Eugene next week when the Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the United States holds its national conference at the University of Oregon.
To explain: electro-acoustic music is the term for music that makes major use of electro-technical and electronic media in its composition and not just in its reproduction.
Like much of the best electro-acoustic music of the late twentieth century, Marshall's compositions are accessible to the casual listener while also rewarding close and informed listening.

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