Thesis / Dissertation

The Creative Approaches of Sound-making to Spoken-word Narrative in a Multimedia Environment

Jordan James Gilmour, Mark Pollard (ed.)

Published : 2020

Abstract

This research paper will examine the creative approaches of sound-making to a spoken-word narrative in a multimedia environment through practise-led research in the form of a body of audiovisual works. It will explore how certain electroacoustic compositional techniques on sampled sound can be used to convey a spoken narrative and enhance how the listener/viewer experiences it in conjunction with visual media. It will investigate this through the analysis of work from other iconic composers and discuss how and why their techniques have been used in my own work. It will then document my own creative processes in using spoken stories and poems as the source material through making a new body o..

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