Mixing it...


Subject: Mixing it...
From: Mathew Adkins (m.adkins@hud.ac.uk)
Date: Thu May 06 1999 - 10:41:49 EDT


        On the subject of mixing music, styles and terms....

        On our current music technology degree we've got around twenty a
year
        creating music that is falling inbetween the electroacoustic - pop
divide.
        Really interesting work.

        One thing we have noticed at Huddersfield is a problem with
terminology.
        I'm sure everyone is used to the wide variety of uses/misuses of the
term
        'electroacoustic'. Here in the U.K. we now have a new magazine
dedicated
        to, and titled "Computer Music". This, as you can imagine has
absolutely nothing
        in common with the "Computer Music Journal". As a consequence we now
        have students asserting that DJ Shadow is the greatest Computer
Musician
        alive! Trying telling them about the CMJ and .....

        Mat.Adkins

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        Dr. M. Adkins
        Music Department
        University of Huddersfield
        Queensgate
        Huddersfield
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