Living Electronic MusiceBook - 2007
Drawing on recent ideas that explore new environments and the changing situations of composition and performance, Simon Emmerson provides a significant contribution to the study of contemporary music, bridging history, aesthetics and the ideas behind evolving performance practices. Whether created in a studio or performed on stage, how does electronic music reflect what is live and living? What is it to perform 'live' in the age of the laptop? Many performer-composers draw upon a 'library' of materials but others refuse to abandon traditionally 'created and structured' electroacoustic work. Ly.
Publisher: Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2007
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xviii, 195 pages) : illustrations