As we listen, consider the following questions:
Take notes if you wish.
What processes can you identify?
Are they analog (acoustic) OR digital?
What role is the technology playing?
How does sound support the concept or message?
The title of the work
Sonic material (texture, layers, movement, space etc.)
Generative / Transformational
Josh Peters - Harmonic Mine (2017) 5:18 - from CLIP Compilation, Track 10
Disintegration Loops - William Basinski (2002) 01:03:06
Alexandra Spence - Buried Tape Loops (2018) 12:00
Goal-directed / Rule-directed
Autechre - Flutter (1994) 9:57
Laurie Spiegel - From A Harmonic Algorithm (1991) 02:55
Indeterminate / Determinate
John Cage - Indeterminacy 3 (1992) 22:14
Yasunao Tone - Part 1 from Solo for Wounded CD (1985) 14:28
Material-based / Interaction-based
Electric Indigo - Excursion 5:23 (2018)
Granular Explained Video
The Mangle Tutorial Video 16:12
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Technology / Mapping
Kaffe Matthews - Sonic Bikes (2013) Video
Vocal Processing / digital:
Makeda - Basstrap (2019) 4:34
Eartheater - Peripheral (2018) 3:11
Jenny Hval - The Plague (2018) 5:57
Felicity Atkinson - Visnaga (2017) 5:16
The use of an acoustic space
The recording of a sound in an acoustic space
Out of the box
Bring in your compositions and headphones to work on in the lab. One on one feedback sessions.
Lecture ‘Composing with the Environment’
Some places find new music / electronic / experimental otherwise
Radio / Online
Ears Have Ears show on Fbi FM Sydney
Shelter Press (Paris) - http://shelter-press.org/records-3/
PAN (Berlin) - https://p-a-n.org/releases/
Nice Music (Melbourne) - https://nicemusiclabel.bandcamp.com/
Opals Tapes (UK) https://opaltapes.com/