Re: soundscape analysis? Get real!


Subject: Re: soundscape analysis? Get real!
From: John Young (John.Young@vuw.ac.nz)
Date: Wed Dec 15 1999 - 08:40:19 EST


Andrew Lewis wrote:

>It the *sound* that is analysed to produce the graphics, it is your ears
>(and, please don't forget, mind) that analyse the *music*.

Ears and mind also analyse sound. I think Rob's point was why use graphics
to analyse music? But it's an interesting issue that the spectrograph can
be used to analyse music *composed* (as many would have us believe) without
recourse to such visual representation of the materials.

john



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