Harvey, Jonathan, Lorrain, Denis, Barrière Jean-Baptiste, Haynes, Stanley,


Notes on the realization of Bhakti

Contemporary Music Review Vol. 1, No. 1. London: Harwood Academic Publishers: 111-129.

Language(s): English


Synthesis and Resynthesis Techniques Analysis Computer Music Electronic Music


Bhakti is a short work for eight channels composed in 1980 by Jonathan Harvey at IRCAM. The composer used MUSIC V and CHANT to manipulate the sounds of a boy’s voice and a bell. The authors describe the composition processes with a focus on computer manipulations.