From Music to Sound
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Makis Solomos
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-15 - Publisher: Routledge

From Music to Sound is an examination of the six musical histories whose convergence produces the emergence of sound, offering a plural, original history of new music and showing how music had begun a change of paradigm, moving from a culture centred on the note to a culture of sound.
Sound in the Ecstatic-Materialist Perspective on Experimental Music
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Riccardo D. Wanke
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-10 - Publisher: Routledge

What does a one hour contemporary orchestral piece by Georg Friedrich Haas have in common with a series of glitch-noise electronic tracks by Pan Sonic? This book proposes that, despite their differences, they share a particular understanding of sound that is found across several quite distinct genres of contemporary art
Biometrics
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Jucheng Yang
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-20 - Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

Biometrics uses methods for unique recognition of humans based upon one or more intrinsic physical or behavioral traits. In computer science, particularly, biometrics is used as a form of identity access management and access control. It is also used to identify individuals in groups that are under surveillance. The book
The Oxford Handbook of Sound Art
Language: en
Pages: 624
Authors: Associate Professor in Digital Arts Jane Grant, Jane Grant, John Matthias, David Prior, Director of Research and Professor of Music and Sound Art David Prior
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-10 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Sound art has long been resistant to its own definition. Emerging from a liminal space between movements of thought and practice in the twentieth century, sound art has often been described in terms of the things that it is understood to have left behind: a space between music, fine art,
The Oxford Handbook of Sound and Image in Digital Media
Language: en
Pages: 800
Authors: Carol Vernallis, Amy Herzog, John Richardson
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Oxford Handbook of Sound and Image in Digital Media surveys the contemporary landscape of audiovisual media. Contributors to the volume look not only to changes brought by digital innovations, but to the complex social and technological past that informs, and is transformed by, new media. This collection is conceived