By David Nicholas Buck
Drawing conceptually and at once on tune notation, this publication investigates panorama architecture’s inherent temporality. It argues that the wealthy heritage of notating time in tune presents a serious version for this under-researched and under-theorised element of panorama structure, whereas additionally ennobling sound within the sensory appreciation of panorama.
A Musicology for Landscape makes to be had to a much broader panorama structure and concrete layout viewers the works of 3 influential composers – Morton Feldman, György Ligeti and Michael Finnissy – proposing a serious evaluate in their paintings inside of song, in addition to a method during which it'd be utilized in layout learn. all the musical rankings is juxtaposed with layout representations by way of Kevin Appleyard, Bernard Tschumi and William Kent, ahead of the writer examines 4 panorama areas in the course of the improvement of latest panorama architectural notations. In doing so, this paintings bargains necessary insights into the equipment utilized by panorama architects for the advantage of musicians, and by means of bringing jointly musical composition and panorama structure via notation, it offers a concentrated and delicate exploration of temporality and sound in either fields.
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