And Drops of Rain Fall Like Tears: A Composition for Electroacoustic Music and Video

Description:

And Drops of Rain Fall Like Tears is a composition for electroacoustic music with an optional ambient video component. The composition consists of a single movement electroacoustic work twenty-two minutes in duration. The piece creates an immersive sonic environment within the confines of a typical concert space, thereby recreating the powerful temper and subtle beauty of nature from different sonic perspectives. The paper is divided into four chapters, each discussing an element of the piece in detail. The introduction presents background information and compositional approach for the composition. Chapters 1 through 4 present detailed information related to the creation of both the electroacoustic music and video elements of the piece. Chapter 4 contains relevant information to the performance of the piece.

Creator(s): Thompson, Michael Allen
Creation Date: May 2002
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
UNT Theses and Dissertations
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: University of North Texas
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 2002
  • Digitized: July 26, 2007
Description:

And Drops of Rain Fall Like Tears is a composition for electroacoustic music with an optional ambient video component. The composition consists of a single movement electroacoustic work twenty-two minutes in duration. The piece creates an immersive sonic environment within the confines of a typical concert space, thereby recreating the powerful temper and subtle beauty of nature from different sonic perspectives. The paper is divided into four chapters, each discussing an element of the piece in detail. The introduction presents background information and compositional approach for the composition. Chapters 1 through 4 present detailed information related to the creation of both the electroacoustic music and video elements of the piece. Chapter 4 contains relevant information to the performance of the piece.

Degree:
Level: Doctoral
Discipline: Composition
Department: College of Music
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Keyword(s): Composition | Electroacoustic music | Computer music
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Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
UNT Theses and Dissertations
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  • OCLC: 54967427 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc3111
Resource Type: Thesis or Dissertation
Format: Text
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Access: Public
License: Copyright
Holder: Thompson, Michael Allen
Statement: Copyright is held by the author, unless otherwise noted. All rights reserved.