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The Resource Earth Sound, Earth Signal : Energies and Earth Magnitude in the Arts

Earth Sound, Earth Signal : Energies and Earth Magnitude in the Arts

Label
Earth Sound, Earth Signal : Energies and Earth Magnitude in the Arts
Title
Earth Sound, Earth Signal
Title remainder
Energies and Earth Magnitude in the Arts
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Earth Sound Earth Signal is a study of energies in aesthetics and the arts, from the birth of modern communications in the nineteenth century to the global transmissions of the present day. Grounded in the Aeolian sphere music that Henry David Thoreau heard blowing in telegraph lines and in the Aelectrosonic sounds of natural radio that Thomas Watson heard in telephone lines, the book moves through the histories of science, media, music, and the arts to the 1960s, when the composer Alvin Lucier worked with the ""natural electromagnetic sounds"" present from ""brainwaves to outer
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kahn, Douglas
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sound in art
  • Radio noise
  • ART
  • ART
  • MUSIC
  • Radio noise
  • Sound in art
  • Kunst
  • Ton
  • Hörfunk
Label
Earth Sound, Earth Signal : Energies and Earth Magnitude in the Arts
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Thomas Watson: Natural Radio, Natural Theology; 2. Microphonic Imagination; 3. The Aeolian and Henry David Thoreau's Sphere Music; 4. The Aelectrosonic and Energetic Environments; 5. Inductive Radio and Whistling Currents; 6. Alvin Lucier: Brainwaves; 7. Edmond Dewan and Cybernetic Hi-Fi; 8. Alvin Lucier: Whistlers; 9. From Brainwaves to Outer Space: John Cage and Karl Jansky; 10. For More New Signals; 11. Sound of the Underground: Earthquakes, Nuclear Weaponry, and Music
  • 12. Long Sounds and Transperception13. Pauline Oliveros: Sonosphere; 14. Thomas Ashcraft: Electroreceptor; 15. Black Sun, Black Rain; 16. Star-Studded Cinema; 17. Robert Barry: Conceptualism and Energy; 18. Collaborating Objects Radiating Environments; 19. Joyce Hinterding: Drawing Energy; 20. Earth-in-Circuit; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn855505497
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (344 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520956834
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
99962171820
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt3j71vf
  • c2795676-ad41-46d7-8916-ff49025777a4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855505497
Label
Earth Sound, Earth Signal : Energies and Earth Magnitude in the Arts
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Thomas Watson: Natural Radio, Natural Theology; 2. Microphonic Imagination; 3. The Aeolian and Henry David Thoreau's Sphere Music; 4. The Aelectrosonic and Energetic Environments; 5. Inductive Radio and Whistling Currents; 6. Alvin Lucier: Brainwaves; 7. Edmond Dewan and Cybernetic Hi-Fi; 8. Alvin Lucier: Whistlers; 9. From Brainwaves to Outer Space: John Cage and Karl Jansky; 10. For More New Signals; 11. Sound of the Underground: Earthquakes, Nuclear Weaponry, and Music
  • 12. Long Sounds and Transperception13. Pauline Oliveros: Sonosphere; 14. Thomas Ashcraft: Electroreceptor; 15. Black Sun, Black Rain; 16. Star-Studded Cinema; 17. Robert Barry: Conceptualism and Energy; 18. Collaborating Objects Radiating Environments; 19. Joyce Hinterding: Drawing Energy; 20. Earth-in-Circuit; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn855505497
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (344 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520956834
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
99962171820
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt3j71vf
  • c2795676-ad41-46d7-8916-ff49025777a4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855505497

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