Anecdotal Composition

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Name given to the genre within electroacoustic music that employs recognisable sounds more for their ’anecdotic’ or narrative aspect than for their abstract potential. The first piece to be named thus ("Hétérozygote" by Luc Ferrari) was not the first anecdotic work. It was preceded by many of Schaeffer’s compositions and the music of other composers. (Source - Rodolfo Caesar (1992). The Composition of Electroacoustic Music. PhD Thesis, University of East Anglia.)

 

See also:

Diapositive Sonore (Sound Slide)

 

Bibliography:

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Alphabetical order - Chronological order

Castanet, Pierre-Albert (2001b). Luc Ferrari: Mnemosyne mise à nu
Caux, Jacqueline, Delalande, François, Gayou, Evelyne, Teruggi, Daniel (2002). {Presque rien} avec Luc Ferrari
Chion, Michel (1986a). Une ontologie de la musique concrète
Ferrari, Luc (1996). I Was Running in So Many Different Directions
Ferrari, Luc; Gayou, Evelyne, (2001). Avec, de, sur... Entre
Hanson, Sten (1996). Autoanalysis?
Kröpfl, Francisco (1995). Experiences and Reflexions on Electroacoustic Music
McCartney, Andra (1998b). Where water meets
Mion, Philippe (2001). {La grotte}, extrait de {Hétérozygote}
Norman, Katharine (1996). Real-World Music as Composed Listening
Palmer, John (2000). Luc Ferrari - In Conversation with
Savouret, Alain (2000). Nouvel article
Teruggi, Daniel, Couprie, Pierre (2001). Les {Presque rien} de Luc Ferrari. {Hétérozygote} et les {Presque rien}

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