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Brian Kane, ‘Sound Unseen: Acousmatic Sound in Theory and Practice’, Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: June 2014
This wonderfully explorative text is concerned with rethinking the concept of acousmatic sound. For Kane, this concern is not a question of tracing the etymology of the term ‘acousmatic’, but rather is a question of tracing the practice of acousmatic … Continue reading
http://newtoncaps.org/mapesfrances/resources/ Adorno, Theodor W. Quasi Una Fantasia: Essays on Modern Music. New York: Verso, 1998 (1963). Bachelard, Gaston. The Poetics of Space. Boston: Beacon Press, 1994. Barthes, Roland. ‘Listening,’ The Responsibility of Forms: Critical Essays on Music, Art, and Representation. … Continue reading
This site summarises a range of key theory on voice and sound, including that of Kittler and McLuhan. http://lucian.uchicago.edu/blogs/mediatheory/keywords/voicesound/
http://www.dbarchives.net/index.php?/text/vito-acconci-interview/ In this interview Acconci discusses the importance of sound in his work. He relates sound to architecture in terms of the idea that it creates a surrounding. He considers the oppressive potential of sound, where it may be apprehended … Continue reading
http://www.acsu.buffalo.edu/~duchan/new_history/ancient_history/aristotle_on_voice.html List of important page references and topics.