The Composition of Environmental Sound at Simon Fraser University

Truax, Barry

1995

Aesthetic and Electroacoustic Music. Bourges Academy. Bourges: Mnemosyne, 91-98.

Language: English

Barry Truax demonstrates how the use of environmental sound in music is disruptive and subversive to the established norms of the artistic field. He focuses on the works of three composers: R. Murray Schafer, Hildegard Westerkamp and himself.