Music: Music Technology

  • Luigi Nono and Musical Thought book cover

    Luigi Nono and Musical Thought

    By Jonathan Impett

    Of the composers of the post-war new music, it is Luigi Nono (1924-1990) who has found most resonance with contemporary musicians - with composers, but also sound artists, improvisers and those exploring the implications of technology. At the same time, it is the music of Nono that is most…

    Hardback – 2018-04-28 
    Routledge

  • Einstein on the Beach: Opera beyond Drama book cover

    Einstein on the Beach: Opera beyond Drama

    Edited by Jelena Novak, John Richardson

    Philip Glass and Robert Wilson’s most celebrated collaboration, the landmark opera Einstein on the Beach, had its première at the Avignon Festival in 1976. During its initial European tour, Metropolitan Opera premiere, and revivals in 1984 and 1992, Einstein provoked opposed reactions from both…

    Hardback – 2018-04-28 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Interdisciplinary Studies in Opera

  • Making Things Musical: The Culture and Practice of Making Musical Objects book cover

    Making Things Musical

    The Culture and Practice of Making Musical Objects

    By Gavin Carfoot

    Hardback – 2018-04-28 
    Routledge
    Music and Material Culture

  • The Design of Active Crossovers book cover

    The Design of Active Crossovers

    2nd Edition

    By Douglas Self

    Active crossovers are used by almost every sound reinforcement system and every recording studio monitoring set-up; but the use of active crossovers is rapidly expanding. This new edition, presents all the updates to loudspeaker technology and crossover design. The edition expands on loudspeaker…

    Paperback – 2018-04-18 
    Focal Press

  • A Musical and Cultural History of Loudness book cover

    A Musical and Cultural History of Loudness

    By Kyle Devine

    This book offers the first musical, cultural, and technological history of loudness, highlighting how loudness calls attention to musical, discursive, affective, and technological continuities that stretch across seemingly disparate traditions. Devine focuses especially on the years since 1915,…

    Hardback – 2018-03-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Music

  • DJs, Clubs and Technology: Commercial Dance Music Culture in Sydney book cover

    DJs, Clubs and Technology

    Commercial Dance Music Culture in Sydney

    By Ed Montano

    DJs, Clubs and Technology explores the commercial electronic dance music scene in Sydney, Australia. Drawing on a decade of ethnographic research and participant-observation, the book considers the various socio-cultural and industry-mediated discourses that permeate the scene. Moving beyond…

    Hardback – 2018-03-28 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • New Instruments for New Music: Recent and Potential Developments of Western Acoustic and Orchestral Instruments book cover

    New Instruments for New Music

    Recent and Potential Developments of Western Acoustic and Orchestral Instruments

    By Patrick Ozzard-Low

    Changes in the construction of musical instruments have always taken place, some with more radical results than others. This book surveys significant twentieth-century developments of Western orchestral and other acoustic instruments, particularly those that offer new forms of expression to…

    Hardback – 2018-03-28 
    Routledge

  • How to Make Great Music Mashups: The Start-to-Finish Guide to Making Mashups with Ableton Live book cover

    How to Make Great Music Mashups

    The Start-to-Finish Guide to Making Mashups with Ableton Live

    By Paul Zala

    Written for the beginner DJ, this accessible book presents everything you need to know in order to create great dance floor moments that will take your sets to the next level and get you noticed as a DJ. Using Ableton’s industry-leading digital audio workstation, the reader will learn to achieve a…

    Paperback – 2018-02-16 
    Focal Press

  • Live-Electronic Music: Composition, Performance, Study book cover

    Live-Electronic Music

    Composition, Performance, Study

    Edited by Friedemann Sallis, Valentina Bertolani, Jan Burle, Laura Zattra

    During the twentieth century, electronic technology enabled the explosive development of new tools for the production, performance, dissemination and conservation of music. The era of the mechanical reproduction of music has, rather ironically, opened up new perspectives, which have contributed to…

    Hardback – 2017-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Music

  • Microtonality and the Tuning Systems of Erv Wilson book cover

    Microtonality and the Tuning Systems of Erv Wilson

    By Terumi Narushima

    This book explores the emerging area of microtonality through an examination of the tuning theories of Erv Wilson. It is the first publication to offer a broad discussion of this influential theorist whose innovations have far-reaching ramifications for microtonal tuning systems. This study…

    Hardback – 2017-11-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Music Theory

  • Modern Recording Techniques book cover

    Modern Recording Techniques

    9th Edition

    By David Miles Huber, Robert E. Runstein

    Modern Recording Techniques is the bestselling, authoritative guide to sound and music recording. Whether you’re just starting out or are looking for a step-up in the industry, Modern Recording Techniques provides an in-depth read on the art and technologies of music production. It’s a must-have…

    Paperback – 2017-11-03
    Focal Press
    Audio Engineering Society Presents

  • QLab 4: Projects in Video, Audio, and Lighting Control book cover

    QLab 4

    Projects in Video, Audio, and Lighting Control, 2nd Edition

    By Jeromy Hopgood

    Used from Broadway to Britain's West End, QLab software is the tool of choice for many of the world's most prominent sound, projection, and integrated media designers. QLab 4: Projects in Video, Audio, and Lighting Control is a project-based book on QLab software covering sound, video, lighting,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-24
    Focal Press

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