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Errata Erratum: Remixing Experimental Music

Citation

Carter, D, Errata Erratum: Remixing Experimental Music, Musicology Australia, 36, (1) pp. 1-12. ISSN 1949-453X (2014) [Refereed Article]

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Copyright 2014 Musicological Society of Australia

DOI: doi:10.1080/08145857.2014.896070

Abstract

This paper examines Paul Miller's work Errata Erratum in the context of broader assertions linking Miller's work with composers such as Steve Reich and John Cage. The paper discusses the ways in which Miller's work has been positioned within an avant-garde or experimental art music tradition with regard to the creation, recording and performance of musical works. The paper identifies several similarities between Miller's work and that of Cage and Reich but argues these might be best understood as congruencies resulting from parallel but distinct musical traditions. Consequently, this paper suggests it is appropriate to be wary of narratives that seek to position genres or practitioners of Electronica as extensions of an experimental or avant-garde musical tradition.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:Music; Musicology; Experimental; History; DJ Spooky; Cage; Duchamp;
Research Division:Studies in Creative Arts and Writing
Research Group:Performing Arts and Creative Writing
Research Field:Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Objective Division:Cultural Understanding
Objective Group:Arts and Leisure
Objective Field:Music
Author:Carter, D (Dr Dave Carter)
ID Code:87678
Year Published:2014
Deposited By:Tasmanian College of the Arts
Deposited On:2013-12-02
Last Modified:2016-07-05
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