Musical parameters are all sound or compositional components which can be isolated or ordered. Examples include frequency, density, intensity, spectral identity and time. Compositions employing a parametric approach to construction are based on an ideology allowing for this specific type of separation of musical components.
See also:Acoustics, Formalism
Bibliography: Schaeffer, Pierre, Reibel, Guy, Ferreyra Beatriz, (1998 (1967)). Solfège de l’objet sonore