Power Struggles

Tullis Rennie (2015). Power Struggles: the explicit and implicit politics in composing with the sounds of protest. Leonardo Music Journal 25, pp. 17-20.

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  • Categories: Field Recording / Writing
  • Client: Leonardo Music Journal
  • URL: http://www.mitpressjournals.org/loi/lmj
  • Abstract: This article challenges perceptions of authorship within the practice of field recording, discussing sonic arts responses to political subject matter and examining the power dynamic among recordist/composer, subject and listener. It considers compositions drawing on recordings of protests as a medium to represent political content without recourse to language.