Keyword(s):Sound Transformation , Synthesis and Resynthesis Techniques , Real-time Transformation , Spatialisation , Analysis , Computer Music , Mixed Work , Spectralisme
L’amour de loin is a mixed opera by Kaija Saariaho for three singers, orchestra and electronics. The electronics were realized with MAX/MSP software. The authors describe four electronic types of sound: vocal and natural sound sampling, analysis/synthesis of instrumental sounds, comb filtering harmonic structures, filtering of vocal and natural sounds, spatialisation.
Battier, Marc, Nouno, Gilbert (2003). L'électronique dans l'opéra de Kaija Saariaho, L'amour de loin