Figures of Speech : Oral History as an Agent of Form in Electroacoustic Music

Date

2018

Advisors

Journal Title

Journal ISSN

ISSN

0961-1215

Volume Title

Publisher

MIT Press

Type

Article

Peer reviewed

Yes

Abstract

Reflection on the author’s use of oral history recordings as source material in three electroacoustic works suggests ways in which complementary threads of storytelling and recorded memory can be shaped into purposefully directed forms.

Description

The file attached to this record is the author's final peer reviewed version.

Keywords

oral history, memories of war, Angel of Mons, electroacoustic music, form in music

Citation

Young, J. (2018) Figures of Speech : Oral History as an Agent of Form in Electroacoustic Music. Leonardo Music Journal, 28.

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Research Institute

Music, Technology and Innovation - Institute for Sonic Creativity (MTI2)