Composing with Real-time Granular Sound

Truax, Barry


Perspective of New Music 28(2): 120-134.

Language: English

In this article, the author offers an introduction to granular synthesis techniques. He discusses both technical and aesthetic issues, and offers a commentary on his own compositional experiences with granular synthesis techniques - Rivverrun (1986), The Wings of Nike (1987), Tongues of Angels (1988).