Interactive Composition empowers readers with all of the practical skills and insights they need to compose and perform electronic popular music in a variety of popular styles. The book begins by introducing all of the tools involved in creating interactive compositions through the software
Ableton Live and Max for Live. The following chapters then put the tools to use by both describing particular musical styles and also teaching readers how to compose and perform within these styles using the software. As readers progresses through the book, they will learn to use the software to
facilitate their own unique compositional objectives.
systems that facilitate their unique compositional ideas. A particular feature of this book is that it discusses the historical context of several electronic music styles used by DJs, electronic musicians, and other artists, and then describes, using software, the technical process used in the composition and performance of these styles. Each chapter leads
readers to create an original composition in a given style and also discusses the techniques that can be used to perform the piece in an idiomatic fashion.
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- ISBN-13: 9780199973811
- ISBN-10: 0199973814
- Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
- Publish Date: February 2015
- Dimensions: 11.1 x 8.5 x 1 inches
- Shipping Weight: 2.24 pounds
- Page Count: 280