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  • The Soundscape

    The soundscape--a term coined by the author--is our sonic environment, the ever-present array of noises with which we all live. Beginning with the primordial sounds of nature, we have experienced an ever-increasing complexity of our sonic surroundings. As civilization develops, new noises rise up around us: from the creaking wheel, the clang of the blacksmith’s hammer, and the distant chugging of steam trains to the “sound imperialism” of airports, city streets, and factories. The author contends that we now suffer from an overabundance o...

    • ASIN: 0892814551
    • Brand: Destiny Books

  • The Tuning of the World

    Entertaining recreations of soundscapes of past times and places precede a survey of methods for analyzing present-day soundscapes, distinguishing types of sound, and developing an understanding of the effects of sounds on us all.

    • ASIN: 0394409663

  • Creative Music Education: A Handbook for the Modern Music Teacher

    The author draws upon his classroom experiences and observations in discussing ear training, the acoustic environment, and music's relation to other arts. Bibliogs

    • ASIN: 0028723309

  • My Life on Earth and Elsewhere

    My Life on Earth and Elsewhere, a memoir by the internationally-acclaimed Canadian composer, music educator and writer R. Murray Schafer, traces the author's life and growth as an artist from his earliest memories to the present. Scenes from his youth as an aspiring painter, a music student at the University of Toronto and a sailor on a Great Lakes freighter give way to memories of his several years of work and wandering in Europe, where he gained a deeper understanding of his vocation, and found, especially in Greece, the inspiration for much ...

    • ASIN: 088984352X
    • Brand: Brand: Porcupine's Quill

  • String Quartets 1-7


    • ASIN: B00005AKME
    • Brand: Atma Classique
    • UPC: 722056218825

  • Schafer: String Quartets 8-12

    Since the establishment of the Molinari Quartet in 1997, Schafer's quartets have been prominently featured. Each individual quartet on this disc is played as if it were a single movement in a longer quartet, giving it a cyclic form. The Molinari Quartet is known for performing 20th and 21st century works and commissioning new works...

    • ASIN: B00BI9VBZU
    • Brand: Atma Classique
    • UPC: 722056267229

  • The Soundscape : Our Sonic Environment and the Tuning of the World

    We suffer from an overabundance of acoustic information. Soundscape reveals ways to restore our ability to hear the nuances of sounds around us--to discern the sounds that enrich us--and how to use them to create

    • UPC: 226158

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