acousmatic


acousmatic
ac·ous·mat·ic

English syllables. 2014.

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  • Musique concrète — (French for concrete music ) is a form of electroacoustic music that utilises acousmatic sound as a compositional resource. The compositional material is not restricted to the inclusion of sounds derived from musical instruments or voices, nor to …   Wikipedia

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  • David Prior (artist) — David Prior Born 18 June 1972 (1972 06 18) (age 39) Origin Ipswich, England Occupations musician, artist, record producer, academic Website davidprior.org …   Wikipedia


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