Alvin Lucier – Chambers – Download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online. Alvin Lucier (born May 14, ) is an American composer of experimental. “Chambers” () illustrates another point; before reading my response was: sounds okay, nice enough. It involves various recordings of sound spaces, such. Chambers /​ Scores by Alvin Lucier ; Interviews with the composer by Douglas Simon. Author. Lucier, Alvin. Other Authors. Simon (Douglas). Published.

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If a CD makes no sense aesthetically or otherwise until the liner notes are read and the liner notes are in this elevated domain unquestionably important what does that say about the music?

None of your libraries hold this item. On yet another hand, “North American Time Capsule”a performance on the archaic Sylvania encrypting voice encoder without the corresponding decoder, is unlistenable with or without the various deep and interesting levels of meaning provided by its associated theory.


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Music in a Long Thin Wire pp. And there we have, I fear, the crucible of my irritation: Built on the Johns Hopkins University Campus. All are unique explorations of acoustic phenomena – echoes, brain waves, room resonances – and radically transform the idea of music as metaphor into that of music as physical fact.

Be the first to add this to a list. The piece demonstrates the theory that humans perceive physical space through our sense of hearing.

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These 2 locations in All: Physical Description [x], 77p. Alcin response to Simon’s searching questions, Lucier expands on each composition, not only explaining its genesis and development but also revealing its importance to the vigorously experimental American tradition to which Alvin Lucier belongs. Add a tag Cancel Sound art.

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Now that’s fine and perhaps even witty, in a rather twee academic way, but grasping the concept doesn’t improve the listening experience and I’m beginning to get annoyed by the suggestion that the concept is even relevant to me. Contemplating the composition i.


Wealeyan University Press, Hartford Memory Chamberd pp. Composers — United States — Interviews. Outlines and Bird and Person Dyning pp. But when it is not, which is not the exceptional case in American academic music, I find that I cannot discard it without envy. Book English Show 0 more libraries These Cagian exercises must surely chambrs great fun for the composer and may even be pleasing for the performers but the disregard for whether or not the music will be any good to listen to is lcuier little irksome to the mere audience member.

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cambers Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. The first illustration on this CD is “Vespers” which involves performers moving around a given acoustic space with directional pulse generators.