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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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George Crumb
George Crumb (born October 24, 1929) is an American composer of avant-garde music. He is noted as an explorer of unusual timbres, alternative forms of notation, and extended instrumental and vocal techniques. Examples include s...
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... The timbre or tone color of instruments is largely determined by the spectrum of the steady ... waveform produced. The author asks what change in harmonic content is needed to produce a change in timbre ...
... examined such concepts as how timbre influences music appreciation and enjoyment. ...
Timbres Artificiales
20th century instrumental piece
The Impact of Gender on Students' Instrument Timbre Preferences and Instrument Choices

When investigations of instrument preferences include actual music instrument timbres and labels, research reveals that gender stereotyping of instruments influences a respondent's choice. The primary purpose of this study was to examine timbre preferences in relation to the student's gender ...

... primary purpose of this study was to examine timbre preferences in relation to the student's gender using ... students' subsequent choices of instruments in relation to their timbre preference and gender. Gordon's ... Instrument Timbre Preference Test (1984) was administered to 632 third-grade students. Boys (n = 312 ...
... personality traits and timbre preferences of public school band students across grade levels five through ... ' timbre preferences and choices of instruments as well as if a predictive relationship exists between timbre preference and gender. ...
Enrichment of the Timbre Color in Compositions for Mixed Ensembles of Russian Folk Instruments
Problemy Muzykal'noj Nauki (2014) , No. 4, pp. 66-70

The author reveals the mechanism of incorporation of new means of timbre into the music for mixed ensembles of Russian folk instruments. One of the most characteristic features is the extension of the timbre palette of ensemble sound by means ...

... The author reveals the mechanism of incorporation of new means of timbre into the music for mixed ... the timbre palette of ensemble sound by means of a deep penetration into the folk music sources of ... Russian instrumentalism, individual interpretation in musical composition of timbre inventiveness of ...
The Influence of Timbre and Other Factors on the Instrument Choices of Beginning Band Students
Contributions to Music Education (2005) Vol. 32, No. 1, pp. 33-44

The purpose of this study was to determine which factors most influence instrument choice. Secondary purposes were to determine the degree to which instrument choices corresponded to timbre preferences and to investigate the timbre preferences and subsequent instrument choices of ...

... . Secondary purposes were to determine the degree to which instrument choices corresponded to timbre ... preferences and to investigate the timbre preferences and subsequent instrument choices of students who ... . Instrument choices did not correspond to demonstrated timbre preference as measured by the Instrument ...
... Examines some frequency domain aspects of the nature of timbre by making use of the results ...
... Vocal timbre is a central concern of singers and singing teachers. Herbst and Svec examine the ... physiological components which control timbre, and analyze how they work together. ...
... instruments. He explains harmonicity, timbre and pitch frequency by referencing a solo and a chamber work for percussion. ...
... Marshall offers a few ideas, techniques, teaching exercises, and resources for teaching timbre and instrument recognition to young music students. ...
... Instructs on integrating synthesized tracks into an acoustic mix. Discusses timbre, stereo ...
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Electronic Musician (2014) Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 11
... A reader question regarding how musicians played songs with a different timbre or pitch is ...
Basics: Intonation
The Strad (2005) Vol. 116, pp. 102-103