Waters, Simon, Ungvary, Tamas

1990

The Sonogram: A Tool for Visual Documentation of Musical Structure

In Proceedings of the 1990 International Computer Music Conference - Glasgow. San Francisco, CA: ICMA: 159-162.

URL: http://www.computermusic.org

Language(s): English

Keyword(s):

Spectral Analysis Sonogram

Abstract:

In this brief paper, the authors introduce the sonogram - a tool for representing musical information visually, they suggest potential uses for the tool, and give practical examples of the sonogram’s use. This paper offers the current reader a historical perspective on the use of sonograms.