Re: ality Structuring


Subject: Re: ality Structuring
From: Morgan Sutherland (skiptracer@gmail.com)
Date: Thu Sep 22 2005 - 19:44:28 EDT


Well to some people, ALL electoacoustic music is un-musical and
"academic", requiring explanation. This judgement is much in they eye
of the beholder.

"What's the point if there's no beat?"

On 9/22/05, Ian Stewart <stewart@econtact.ca> wrote:
> miriam clinton (iriXx) writes:
> > ... and most particularly in the case of postgraduate student composition where
> > students look out for the most esoteric texts to prove their case when the
> > music alone should stand!)
>
> Is this really the case, or just a myth about music in academia? I certainly
> don't know many teachers in electroacoustic composition in Canada or the UK
> who would value a student's supporting 'esoteric texts' over their musical
> results. I've known a few student composers who fit the profile, but they
> have been the exception, not the rule.
>
> best,
> Ian
>
>



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