Hinkle-Turner, Elizabeth


Women Composers and Music Technology in the United States

Aldershot: Ashgate.

Language(s): English


Socio-Cultural Aspects of Electroacoustic Music Computer Music Electroacoustic Music Electronic Music


In this book, the author discusses the contribution of women composers to electroacoustic music in the USA from the 1930s to the present. She explores issues concerning gender and technology, and draws out relationships between composers and their working environments, and between teachers and students.

Table of contents:

Precedents and Pioneers
A Generation of Growth and Influence
A continued Promise for the Future
In the Spotlight: Role Models Rise in the Mainstream
Finding their Visual Voice: Composers Explore Multimedia Technology
Where are We Now?

All references of the same author:


Hinkle-Turner, Elizabeth (2003). Women and Music Technology: Pioneers, Precedents and Issues in the United States
Hinkle-Turner, Elizabeth (2005). Hear Me Now: the implication and significance of the female composer's voice as sound source in her electroacoustic music