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Adapting and applying central Javanese gamelan music theory in electroacoustic composition and performance

  title={Adapting and applying central Javanese gamelan music theory in electroacoustic composition and performance},
  author={Charles Matthews},
This thesis represents an investigation of composition and performance processes from gamelan music (particularly the traditional form karawitan), and the potential for their application in the medium of electroacoustic music. The research was developed through a mixture of theory and practice in a feedback relationship; the written thesis accompanies a portfolio of compositions and arrangements of traditional pieces, alongside software developed in Max/MSP to emulate and expand upon selected… 
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