Sonic Design: The Nature of Sound and Music
Place Published: Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Publisher: Prentice-Hall, Inc
Date Published: 1976
Edition: First edition
Condition: Very good
Book Id: 47689
496pp. Small quarto [24 cm] Patterned paper over boards. Lightly rubbed at the spine ends and corners of the covers. There is a name in pen on the front free endsheet. The dust jacket has periodic small closed and open tears in the edges, and the spine is sunned.
An exploration of musical creation and sonic resources, integrating theoretical perspectives drawn from diverse periods and cultures into a new synthesis; 200 musical examples, analytical and acoustical graphs, and illustrations.