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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

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Resources for sound art – includes a bibliography and list of websites

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

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bibliography on voice

http://www.sussex.ac.uk/cromt/archive/voiceofmodernity/voiceofmodernity2

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Bibliography on Kittler

http://kmoc.wordpress.com/supplementary-readings/

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The Chicago School of Media Theory – voice/ sound

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/

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Vito Acconci Interview with Daniele Bailit, Arte e Critica, March 2005

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

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Aristotle on Voice

http://www.acsu.buffalo.edu/~duchan/new_history/ancient_history/aristotle_on_voice.html List of important page references and topics.

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The Sound of Video: Voice and Rhythm in Audio-visual art

http://the.sound.of.video.komponent.dk/concept.php

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Musical Performance and the ‘Death Drive’

http://www.interferencejournal.com/articles/an-ear-alone-is-not-a-being/musical-performance-and-the-death-drive

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PHONOLOGY OF NOISE: THE VOICE AS SOUND OBJECT

http://www.radicalmatters.com/radical.matters.cd.cdr.catalogue.asp?tp=2&c=534

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