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Sound-based Music

Latest update : 2 November 2007.

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  • English definition

    2 novembre 2007, par Pierre Couprie

    An alternative to the term ‘electroacoustic music’ (and related others) suggested by Leigh Landy in his book ‘Understanding the Art of Sound Organization’. Sound-based music is the art form in which the sound and not the musical note is the basic unit.
    (Source – Landy, L. (2007) Understanding the Art of Sound Organisation. MTI Press.)