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Microsound / Curtis Roads.

By: Roads, Curtis 1951-Material type: TextTextPublication details: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 2004 Description: 409 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)ISBN: 0262681544 (pbk.); 9780262681544 (pbk.)Subject(s): Computer music -- History and criticism | Music -- Acoustics and physics | Music theory -- History and criticism
Contents:
1. Time scales of music -- 2. The history of microsound from antiquity to the analog era -- 3. Granular synthesis -- 4. Varieties of particle synthesis -- 5. Transformation of microsound -- 6. Windowed analysis and transformation -- 7. Microsound in composition -- 8. Aesthetics of composing with microsound -- 9. Conclusion -- Appendix A. The cloud generator program -- Appendix B. Sound examples on the CD.
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Accompanying sound disc has 2002 copyright.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [353]-381) and indexes.

Originally published: 2001.

1. Time scales of music -- 2. The history of microsound from antiquity to the analog era -- 3. Granular synthesis -- 4. Varieties of particle synthesis -- 5. Transformation of microsound -- 6. Windowed analysis and transformation -- 7. Microsound in composition -- 8. Aesthetics of composing with microsound -- 9. Conclusion -- Appendix A. The cloud generator program -- Appendix B. Sound examples on the CD.

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