Compositions for Voice and Technology
Hewitt, Donna G. (2006) Compositions for Voice and Technology. University of Western Sydney, Penrith.
The PhD consists of a portfolio of electro-acoustic compositions and is accompanied by a scholarly dissertation. The portfolio of works explores the development of real-time electro-acoustic composition techniques using microphone captured audio. The portfolio focuses particularly of the voice as a sound source and aims to bring together the authors background as a popular vocalist with her 'music concrete' influenced electro-acoustic compositional work. The portfolio culminates in the development of a HCI (Human Computer Interface) called the eMic (extended mic-stand interface controller), which allows the performer to control sound parameters in real-time via common popular music performance gestures.
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|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > PERFORMING ARTS AND CREATIVE WRITING (190400) > Musicology and Ethnomusicology (190409)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty|
|Institution:||University of Western Sydney, Penrith|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2006 Donna G. Hewitt|
|Deposited On:||10 Sep 2007|
|Last Modified:||09 Jun 2010 22:45|
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