Soundscape, Acoustic Communication and Environmental Sound Composition

Truax, Barry


A Poetry of Reality. Contemporary Music Review 15(1-2): 49-65.

Language: English

Barry Truax explains how the composer can introduce environmental sound into his or her works. He presents the soundscape research activities housed at Simon Frazer University and introduces examples of work by R. Murray Schafer, Hildegard Westerkamp and himself.