Palgrave Studies in Sound
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Explosions in the Mind

Composing Psychedelic Sounds and Visualisations

Authors: Weinel, Jonathan

  • Provides detailed discussions regarding compositional methodologies and technical approaches
  • Offers a range of conceptual approaches, theoretical insights, and practical strategies
  • Spans over a decade of the author's creative practice
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About this book

This book explores how to compose sounds and visualisations that represent psychedelic hallucinations and experiences of synaesthesia. Through a detailed discussion regarding compositional methodologies and technical approaches, the book aims to educate students, practitioners, and researchers working in related areas. It weaves together sound, visual design, and code across a range of media, providing conceptual approaches, theoretical insights, and practical strategies, which unlock new design frameworks for composing psychedelic sounds and visualisations.

About the authors

Jonathan Weinel is a London-based artist and researcher. He lectures in games technologies at the University of Greenwich, and his music and VR projects have been performed internationally.

Buy this book

eBook 85,59 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • Due: November 1, 2021
  • ISBN 978-981-16-4055-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover 103,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • Due: November 1, 2021
  • ISBN 978-981-16-4054-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Explosions in the Mind
Book Subtitle
Composing Psychedelic Sounds and Visualisations
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in Sound
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-16-4055-1
DOI
10.1007/978-981-16-4055-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-16-4054-4
Series ISSN
2633-5875
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 172
Number of Illustrations
14 b/w illustrations, 36 illustrations in colour
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