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So, You Want to Do a Piece with Electronics? A Layperson’s Guide to Works for Wind Band and Electronics

Abstract The number of compositions that use electronics alongside the wind ensemble has gradually increased in the 21st century, yet these compositions are infrequently programmed past their premieres. Explanations include lack of access to necessary resources, unfamiliarity with the repertoire, and inexperience with the technology they require. While there are other barriers to performance, this document focuses on familiarizing the repertoire and providing foundational knowledge necessary to overcome inexperience.

As the number of technology-native composers, audience members, and performers continues to increase, electronics in the ensemble are likely to become more standard. Without knowledge of the technology electronics require, these works ... (more)
Created Date 2020
Contributor Hubbard, Justin (Author) / Caslor, Jason (Advisor) / Gardner, Joshua (Committee member) / Holbrook, Amy (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Music / Performing arts / Music education / band / electroacoustic / electronics / fixed media / performance / wind band
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 101 pages
Language English
Note Doctoral Dissertation Music 2020
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS

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