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Civic Sounds; A Music Conservatory for D.C
(Virginia Tech, 2002-02-08)
"If it sounds good, it is good." - Duke Ellington "Like music, a work acquires its value only through the love it manifests." - Eileen Gray "...but in the mud and scum of things There alway, alway something sings." - R.W. Emerson
Polyrhythms and Architecture
(Virginia Tech, 2003-12-20)
This paper is an investigation of polyrhythms and their practical application in architecture. It includes a musical definition of the term â polyrhythmsâ and application of these theories into a design for a ...
The music of architecture
(Virginia Tech, 2011-12-28)
Music, as a performing art, transports us to distant moments and spaces than those we are in the present time. A hundred musicians playing Brucknerâ s Scherzo on Symphony No. 7 could make us feel emotionally moved; it ...
Tactile and Visual Sound: A Music Cooperative for the Adams Morgan Community
(Virginia Tech, 2005-02-14)
Tactile and visual sound:Experiencing the aural through the use of material and form to direct, create and control sound.
Urban Rhythms: A School of Music and Mixed-Use Project for Washington, DC.
(Virginia Tech, 1994-04-15)
I believe that there are certain forces, I call them rhythms, which exist in the urban environment. They are rhythms because they are both physically and perceptually dynamic. These rhythms shape the city, and give character ...