Download e-book for iPad: A Musicology for Landscape (Design Research in Architecture) by David Nicholas Buck

By David Nicholas Buck

ISBN-10: 1138694428

ISBN-13: 9781138694422

ISBN-10: 1472479386

ISBN-13: 9781472479389

Drawing conceptually and without delay on song notation, this e-book investigates panorama architecture’s inherent temporality. It argues that the wealthy historical past of notating time in song presents a severe version for this under-researched and under-theorised point of panorama structure, whereas additionally ennobling sound within the sensory appreciation of panorama.


A Musicology for Landscape makes to be had to a much wider panorama structure and concrete layout viewers the works of 3 influential composers – Morton Feldman, György Ligeti and Michael Finnissy – providing a serious evaluate in their paintings inside of tune, in addition to a method within which it'd be utilized in layout examine. all of the musical ratings is juxtaposed with layout representations via Kevin Appleyard, Bernard Tschumi and William Kent, earlier than 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 good thing about musicians, and by means of bringing jointly musical composition and panorama structure via notation, it provides a centred and delicate exploration of temporality and sound in either fields.

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