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MUCM.3070 Sound Narrative

Id: 041311 Credits Min: 2 Credits Max: 2


This course introduces creative applications of sound for inclusion in long-form narrative structures including soundscapes, podcasts, and installations, with a particular emphasis on the immersive role of sound in documenting authentic and abstract environments. The course explores the pioneering work of artist/composers including Barry Truax, Bernard Krause, Brian Eno, and includes discussions of listener perception and acoustic ecology. Basic approaches in surround sound mixing are explored to support compositional practice.


MUTH.2090 Musicianship & Analysis 4, and MUCM.2030 Applied Composition 3, or Permission of Instructor.

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