A study of timbre modulation using a digital computer, with applications to composition

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This paper presents a means of modulating timbre in digital sound synthesis using additive processes . A major portion of the paper is a computer program, written in Pl/1, which combines this additive method of timbre modulation with several other sound manipulation ideas to form a compositional program. This program-which is named CART for Computer Aided Rotational Translation-provides input for the Music 360 digital sound synthesis program.

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Hamilton, Richard L. December 1977.

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This paper presents a means of modulating timbre in digital sound synthesis using additive processes . A major portion of the paper is a computer program, written in Pl/1, which combines this additive method of timbre modulation with several other sound manipulation ideas to form a compositional program. This program-which is named CART for Computer Aided Rotational Translation-provides input for the Music 360 digital sound synthesis program.

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Hamilton, Richard L. A study of timbre modulation using a digital computer, with applications to composition, thesis or dissertation, December 1977; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc935817/: accessed September 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .