The history of video game music is a subject area that has received little attention by musicologists, and yet the form presents fascinating case studies both of musical minimalism, and the role of technology in influencing and shaping both musical form and aesthetics. This presentation shows how video game music evolved from simple tones, co-opted from sync circuits in early hardware to a sophisticated form of adaptive expression.
|Number of pages||13|
|Publication status||Published - 24 Oct 2015|
|Event||In Cahoots Conference - Aberdeen Art Centre & Theatre, Aberdeen, United Kingdom|
Duration: 23 Oct 2015 → 24 Oct 2015
|Conference||In Cahoots Conference|
|Period||23/10/15 → 24/10/15|