Zapf, Donna

1981b

Inside the Soundscape: The Compositions of Hildegard Westerkamp

Musicworks : No. 15. Toronto : Musicworks Society of Ontario : 5-8.

Keyword(s):

Acoustic Ecology Soundscape Composition Aural Analysis Discourse within Electroacoustic Music

Abstract:

In this article, the author offers a brief introduction to environmental composition. She then offers a commentary on the soundscape compositions, working practices, and underlying philosophy of Canadian composer Hildegard Westerkamp. This commentary is supported by extracts of a conversation between Westerkamp and author of the article.

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(English)

Zapf, Donna (1981a). The World Soundscape Project Revisited