Harrison, Jonty


Diffusion: Theories and Practices, with Particular Reference to the BEAST System

eContact!, vol. 2, no. 4. Montréal: CEC.

URL: http://cec.concordia.ca/econtact/Diffusion/Beast.htm

Language(s): English


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Diffusion is a continuation of the compositional process. However, it can destroy the composer’s intentions. Today there exist numerous multi-channels systems from professional 8 channels systems to DVD 5.1. The author discusses different compositional attitudes and presents a practical overview of the BEAST system.

All references of the same author:


Harrison, Jonty (1998). Sound, Space, Sculpture: Some thoughts on the ‘what', ‘how' and ‘why' of sound diffusion
Harrison, Jonty (2000). Imaginary Space - Spaces in the Imagination Australasian Computer Music Conference 1999 Keynote Address