Organised sound

“The basic elements of any sound are loudness, pitch, contour, duration (or rhythm), tempo, timbre, spatial location, and reverberation.” “Our brains organise these fundamental perceptual attributes into higher-level concepts … [including] meter, harmony, and melody.” Daniel Levitin, This is Your Brain on Music. “Music is organised sound”, Edgard Caress, composer “Unlike notated music, where one […]