Ryan, Joel


Improvising with Others

Contemporary Music Review: Vol. 25, No. 5-6. London: Routledge: 417-423.

URL: http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/07494467.asp

Language(s): English


DSP Live Electronics Interdisciplinary Artistic Work Mixed Work


In this interview, Joel Ryan discusses his early work (1970’s) on the development of computer music systems, in particular real-time DSP (digital signal processing) systems. He discusses his approaches towards finding a meaningful music through the use of computers, the influence that George Lewis had on his musical development, and his collaborative work with the Frankfurt Ballet.