Worby, Rob

2000

Cacophony

In Emmerson, S. (ed.). Music, Electronic Media and Culture. Aldershot: Ashgate: 138-163.

Language(s): English

Keyword(s):

Noise Entropy Socio-Cultural Aspects of Electroacoustic Music Bruitisme

Abstract:

In this chapter, the author defines the term cacophony (noise) and discusses the relationship between noise and music, from historical, musicological, sociological and cultural perspectives.