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Writing Music that Speaks to the Human Spirit

A visit with Thomas McKenney, Professor, Composition and Music Theory

By LuAnne Roth
Published: - Topics: electronic music composition music

Writing music to elicit an emotional response

Topics: electronic sounds electronic music

One of the potentials of electronic music is the ability to imitate other instruments. When making electronic music, McKenney tries to compose sounds a person can’t make.