Byrne, Madelyn

1999

Speech-Based Computer Music: Selected Works by Charles Dodge and Paul Lansky

In Proceedings of the 1999 International Computer Music Conference - Beijing: San Francisco, CA: ICMA: 561-564.

URL: http://www.computermusic.org

Language(s): English

Keyword(s):

Analysis Text-sound Composition

Abstract:

In this brief paper, the author analyses two speech-based works, Word Color (1992) by Paul Lansky and In Celebration (1974) by Charles Dodge. She considers the following issues: treatment of the voice, text interpretation, musical structure, timbre, and the implementation of technology.