Investigating voice

Quinn, Aisling (2015) Investigating voice. MMus(R) thesis, University of Glasgow.

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Abstract

So, when it came to deciding upon an area of research, how I used my own voice became the main focus in a broader investigation of voice within sonic environments. I wanted to explore, for my own practice, what effect the inclusion of the human voice may have within a composition. For the purposes of my research, sonic environment does not refer to specific types of environment (i.e., rural, urban etc.); rather, it refers to the use of field recordings of sounds from my own everyday life, for example house keys, the rain, a squeaky door.

Item Type: Thesis (MMus(R))
Qualification Level: Masters
Keywords: Voice, field recording, sonic environments.
Subjects: M Music and Books on Music > M Music
Colleges/Schools: College of Arts > School of Culture and Creative Arts > Music
Supervisor's Name: Fells, Dr. Nick
Date of Award: 2015
Depositing User: Ms Aisling Quinn
Unique ID: glathesis:2015-7281
Copyright: Copyright of this thesis is held by the author.
Date Deposited: 16 Jun 2016 12:50
Last Modified: 30 Jun 2016 09:56
URI: http://theses.gla.ac.uk/id/eprint/7281

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