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Music for new media : composing for videogames, Web sites, presentations, and other interactive media

Author: Paul Hoffert; Jonathan Feist
Publisher: Boston, MA : Berklee Press ; Milwaukee, Wis. : Distributed by H. Leonard, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD audio : Music : Partial animation   Visual material   Sound Recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Videogames, Web sites, and other new media are creating more opportunities for contemporary music writers than have ever existed before. In this book, you will learn to write effectively for these new forms, mastering the devices, sounds, and techniques for supporting stories and responding to user actions. It details the technical and dramatic requirements necessary for each type of new media. In engaging  Read more...
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Material Type: Music, Partial animation
Document Type: Book, Sound Recording, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Hoffert; Jonathan Feist
ISBN: 0876390645 9780876390641
OCLC Number: 99597600
Notes: Accompanying CD-ROM principally contains music as .wav and MP3 files; also contains video, PowerPoint and Excel files.
Includes index.
Distributor's no.: HL50448060.
Publisher's number on CD: 63010288.
Description: xiv, 216 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Details: System requirements for CD-ROM: PC with Excel, PowerPoint, and programs to play various audio and video files.
Contents: Interactive media --
Sequences and loops --
Musical identities --
Functional music --
Presentations --
Web music --
Videogame music --
Game process and genres --
Mobile media music --
Aesthetics --
Working environment --
Finding work --
Technical info.
Responsibility: by Paul Hoffert ; edited by Jonathan Feist.

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"Videogames, Web sites, and other new media are creating more opportunities for contemporary music writers than have ever existed before. In this book, you will learn to write effectively for these new forms, mastering the devices, sounds, and techniques for supporting stories and responding to user actions. It details the technical and dramatic requirements necessary for each type of new media. In engaging language, illustrated by countless real-world examples and practical workshops, writers at all levels will find ways to create music for new markets, and find new opportunities for creative expression." "Guided hands-on projects will help you create music in all these forms. A CD of examples and practice files illustrates all concepts and lets you practice the techniques." "Learn to: Identify new media work opportunities for creating music, Develop musical identities, create loops and sequences, and learn other practices that are common to all new media, Score videogames, developing music for different characters, addressing the standard types of scenes and cues, and the formats required by game publishers, Develop music for Web sites, including HTML and Flash code, Add music to presentations that support the presenter's message, Use sound technologies within mobile devices to create distinctive ringtones and other sounds, Create demos and portfolios for getting clients. Book jacket."--Jacket.

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