Vidolin, Alvise (ed.)

1980

Musica e elaboratore. Orientamenti e prospettive (Music and Computer. Guidelines and perspectives)

Venezia, La Biennale.

Language(s): Italian

Keyword(s):

Grammar Synthesis Score Analysis Digital Aesthetics Discourse within Electroacoustic Music Timbre Electronic Music

Abstract:

This book contains a selection of unpublished and published essays (ca. 1980) that have been translated into Italian, essays thought by the editor to be fundamental as reference papers concerning the electroacoustic music scene.

Table of contents:

1. Introduzione (Alvise Vidolin)
2. Musica, calcolo segreto? (Jean-Claude Risset: Critique: No. 359. April 1977) Original title: Musique, calcul secret?
3. Introduzione alla computer music (William Buxton: Design Issues in the Foundation of a Computer-Based Tool for Music Composition, Technical Report CSRG-97: October 1979 ISSN 0316-6295, University of Toronto)
4. Processi compositivi (Gottfried Michael Koenig: Summer Workshop in Computer Music, organizzato dall UNESCO e dall Institute of Musicology dell Unviersità di Aarhus, 1978) Original title: Compositional Processes
5. L’elaborazione dei segnali nella computer music (James A. Moorer) Original title: Signal Processing Aspects of Computer Music: a Survey. Proceedings of the IEEE 1977: Vol. 65, No. 8: 1108-1137
6. L’eterno ritorno del timbro (Daniel Charles) Original title: Le retour Èternel du timbre
7. Lo spazio timbrico come struttura di controllo musicale (David Wessel) Original title: Timbre space as a Musical Control Structure. Computer Music Journal:Vol. 3, No. 2, 1979
8. Migrazioni nella composizione musicale (Iannis Xenakis) Original title: Music Composition Treks. Computer Music: Vol. 1. (C. Roads ed.): MIT Press
9. Costruzione del timbro come processo stocastico (Barry Truax) Original title: Timbral Construction as a Stochastic Process
10. Le grammatiche come rappresentazione della musica (Curtis Roads) Original title: Grammars as Representation for music. (Revised version of 1980 article in Computer Music Journal: Vol. 3, No. 1.48-55: 1979)
11. Elaboratori e notazione musicale (Peter Clements) Original title: Computers and musical notation

Abstract translation(s):

(italiano)

Vidolin, Alvise (Ed.) (1980). Musica e elaboratore. Orientamenti e prospettive