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Grain

Latest update : 1 May 2007.

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  • Italian definition

    1 maggio 2007, di Pierre Couprie

    Grano
    Il grano è una parte do suono, “una particella acustica elementare” (Truax), che può essere combinata con altri grani per creare suoni più complessi o eventi in una composizione. (Fonte - Rodolfo Caesar (1992). The Composition of Electroacoustic Music. PhD Thesis, University of East Anglia).

  • German definition

    17 février 2007, par Pierre Couprie

    Klangquant

  • French definition

    2 December 2006, by Pierre Couprie

    Grain
    Un grain est une petite partie de son, "une particule acoustique élémentaire" (Truax), qui peut être combinée avec d’autres grains afin de créer des sons plus importants ou des événements au sein d’une œuvre. (Source - Rodolfo Caesar (1992). The Composition of Electroacoustic Music. Thèse de doctorat, Université d’East Anglia.)

  • Spanish definition

    10 August 2006, by Rob Weale

    Grano
    Este término se refiere a una pequeña porción de sonido, "una partícula acústica elemental" (Truax), que puede ser combinada con otras para crear sonidos o eventos de mayor complejidad o duración en una composición.
    (Fuente: Rodolfo Caesar (1992). The Composition of Electroacoustic Music. Tesis de doctorado, University of East Anglia)

  • English definition

    24 January 2005, by Rob Weale

    This term refers to a small portion of sound, "an elementary acoustic particle" (Truax), that can be combined with others to create larger sounds or events in a composition. (Source - Rodolfo Caesar (1992). The Composition of Electroacoustic Music. PhD Thesis, University of East Anglia.)