This unit will explore concurrent techniques in electroacoustic composition through the completion of various tasks in sound processing and the composing of electroacoustic sound works. Students will discuss existent and emergent examples of the electroacoustic repertoire, and will gain insights into the recording and composing process leading to the creation of new musical compositions in the field of electroacoustics.
One 2 hr lab/studio class/wk
Composition demonstrating electroacoustic techniques (40%), electroacoustic composition drawing from any manner of materials discussed within the unit (60%).
Proficiency in the usage of any industry standard DAW and attendant sound transformation and diffusion software.
MUED1002 or MUSC2653