Constructing urban space with sounds and music / Ricciarda Belgiojoso.

This book aims at drawing the reader's attention to the sound of the urban environment. Using an interdisciplinary approach, it examines a heterogeneous selection of experimentations from the domains of music, art and architecture. Significant case studies of pieces of music, public art works a...

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Main Author: Belgiojoso, Ricciarda
Format: eBook
Language:English
French
Published: Surrey, England ; Burlington, Vermont : Ashgate Publishing Company, 2014.
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Table of Contents:
  • The art of noises
  • Is a truck passing by music?
  • Concrete music
  • Soundscape
  • The city is an orchestra
  • Instruments for transforming noises
  • Sound sources and resonance
  • Public spaces set to music
  • Tuned promenades
  • Urban sounds, notes of life
  • Listening to the urban environment
  • Guide lines for constructing urban space with sound.