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Charles Amirkhanian
Charles Amirkhanian (born January 19, 1945; Fresno, California) is an American composer. He is a percussionist, sound poet, and radio producer of Armenian extraction. He is mostly known for his electroacoustic and text-sound mu...
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Panayiotis Kokoras
Panayiotis Kokoras (Greek: Παναγιώτης Κόκορας; born 1974, Ptolemaida) is an internationally award-winning composer and computer music innovator. Kokoras's sound compositions use timbre as the main element of form. His concept o...
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Karlheinz Essl Jr.
Karlheinz Essl (born 15 August 1960) is an Austrian composer, performer, sound artist, improviser, and composition teacher.
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Ana María Romano Gómez
Colombian composer and sound artist, is director of the Festival 'In real time' and 'Lado B Producciones' and is currently teaching at El Bosque University.
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Virginia Anderson
Virginia Anderson specialises in the study of experimental, minimalist, and free improvisatory music. Her work is published in journals such as The Journal of Musicological Research, Performance Research, New Sounds, and the Ga...
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Miya Masaoka
Miya Masaoka is based in New York City (born 1958, Washington, DC) and is an American composer, musician, and sound artist active in the field of experimental music. Her work encompasses contemporary classical composition, impr...
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Pamela Z
Pamela Z (born 1956, in Buffalo, New York) is an American composer, performer, and media artist who is best known for her solo works for voice with electronic processing. In performance, she combines various vocal sounds includ...
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Virgil Thomson
Virgil Thomson (November 25, 1896 – September 30, 1989) was an American composer and critic. He was instrumental in the development of the "American Sound" in classical music. He has been described as a modernist, a neoromantic...
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Edson Zampronha
Edson Zampronha (born June 2, 1963) is a Brazilian composer dedicated to contemporary experimental music. His works include pieces for orchestra, symphonic band, electroacoustic music, chamber music, sound installations, intera...
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Joseph Bertolozzi
Joseph Bertolozzi (born 1959) is an American composer and musician with works ranging from full symphony orchestra and solo gongs to immense sound-art installations. With increasingly numerous performances across Europe and the...
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Roger E. Reynolds
Roger Reynolds (born July 18, 1934) is a Pulitzer prize-winning American composer. He is known for his capacity to integrate diverse ideas and resources, for the seamless blending of traditional musical sounds and those newly e...
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Frank Zappa
Frank Vincent Zappa (December 21, 1940 – December 4, 1993) was an American musician, activist and filmmaker. His work was characterized by nonconformity, free-form improvisation, sound experiments, musical virtuosity, and satir...
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George Antheil
George Antheil (/ˈæntaɪl/; July 8, 1900 – February 12, 1959) was an American avant-garde composer, pianist, author and inventor whose modernist musical compositions explored the modern sounds – musical, industrial, mechanical –...
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Samson
Baroque oratorio from 1741
... Defines sound as any pressure variation that the human ear can detect and the brain can interpret ... as sound. Explains the concepts of sound pressure, sound power, and sound intensity and looks at how ... a sound source such as a piano generates a change in air pressure that is recognized as sound. ...
... Ornette Coleman's jazz recording "Sound Grammar" is reviewed (Sound Grammar). ...
... Masque Sound provided sound designer Ken Travis with a sound system for "A Christmas Story, The Musical." ...