Airwaves: 100 years of radio
Davidson, Robert A. & Dimond, Jonathan (2007) Airwaves: 100 years of radio. [Other]
Excerpts from the Compact Disc album
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Published Version. Audio recordings (excerpts).
Music composition using prominent broadcast speeches across the whole twentieth century in commemoration of the centenary of Marconi's first transatlantic radio transmission. The work is based on creating music from the found objects of melody derived from spoken intonation. Recordings of the speeches are accompanied throughout by live instrumental music.
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|Item Type:||Creative Work (Other)|
|Funders:||Queensland Biennial Festival of Music, Australia Council|
|Material:||Music score and recording|
|Measurements or Duration:||74 minutes|
|Number of Pieces:||99|
|Published Source:||Serrated 310505|
|Publisher:||Serrated Records; iTunes|
|Keywords:||prosody, composition, oratory, genre, radio, music score|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > PERFORMING ARTS AND CREATIVE WRITING (190400) > Music Composition (190406)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Current > Schools > Music & Sound
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2007 Robert Davidson and Jonathan Dimond|
|Copyright Statement:||Sections of the work composed by Robert Davidson are licensed with a Creative Commons Attribution-non-Commercial licence.|
|Deposited On:||16 Jul 2009 01:05|
|Last Modified:||10 Aug 2011 13:51|
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