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By David Nicholas Buck

Drawing conceptually and without delay on song notation, this ebook investigates panorama architecture’s inherent temporality. It argues that the wealthy historical past of notating time in track presents a serious version for this under-researched and under-theorised element of panorama structure, whereas additionally ennobling sound within the sensory appreciation of panorama.

A Musicology for Landscape makes to be had to a much broader panorama structure and concrete layout viewers the works of 3 influential composers – Morton Feldman, György Ligeti and Michael Finnissy – proposing a severe assessment in their paintings inside of song, in addition to a way during which it would be utilized in layout study. all the musical rankings is juxtaposed with layout representations through Kevin Appleyard, Bernard Tschumi and William Kent, ahead of the writer examines 4 panorama areas in the course of the improvement of latest panorama architectural notations. In doing so, this paintings deals worthwhile insights into the tools utilized by panorama architects for the advantage of musicians, and by way of bringing jointly musical composition and panorama structure via notation, it gives a centred and delicate exploration of temporality and sound in either fields.

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