Harvey, Jonathan

1986

The Mirror of Ambiguity

In Emmerson, S. (Ed.) The Language of Electroacoustic Music. London: Macmillan: 175-190.

Language(s): English

Keyword(s):

Formalism Abstract-shaping Spectral Shaping Discourse within Electroacoustic Music Mixed Work Timbral Composition

Abstract:

In this essay, the author discusses his approaches to composing using sound synthesis techniques, in particular, the influence that timbre manipulation has had on his compositional approaches.

All references of the same author:

(English)

Harvey, Jonathan (1985). Electronics in Music: A New Aesthetic
Harvey, Jonathan (1999). The Metaphysics of Live Electronics