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The Quintessence Project: re-envisioning mediŠval music through the lens of electroacoustic technology


Thomson, H, The Quintessence Project: re-envisioning mediaval music through the lens of electroacoustic technology, Context: A Journal of Music Research, (25) pp. 77-81. ISSN 1038-4006 (2003) [Refereed Article]

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The process has taken various unexpected directions, from the investigation of the history of Gregorian Chant performance practice, to an examination of video tracking hardware and software even though Quintessence Project was originally conceived as a way of solving a set of performance problems. The project is an attempt to hybridise all such interests and also, an attempt to address real and perceived issues that exist for both contemporary and early music performance practice as they currently stand.

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Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:electroacoustics, gregorian chant, new music, classical music
Research Division:Creative Arts and Writing
Research Group:Music
Research Field:Music composition and improvisation
Objective Division:Culture and Society
Objective Group:Arts
Objective Field:Music
UTAS Author:Thomson, H (Ms Quin Thomson)
ID Code:148199
Year Published:2003
Deposited By:Office of the School of Creative Arts and Media
Deposited On:2021-12-10
Last Modified:2021-12-22

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