Strawn, John

1982

Research on Timbre and Musical Contexts at CCRMA

In Proceedings of the 1982 International Computer Music Conference - Venice. San Francisco, CA: ICMA: 437-456.

URL: http://www.computermusic.org

Language(s): English

Keyword(s):

Spectral Analysis Phase Vocoder Physical Modelling Data Reduction Perception Timbre

Abstract:

In this article, the author reviews the work of the Centre for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics (CCRMA) in their investigation of the nature of timbre and timbre perception (specifically in musical contexts), and discusses how timbre perception may be modelled in the computer environment through particular synthesis techniques.