Re: Granular synthesis and auditory segregation (Al Bregman )

Subject: Re: Granular synthesis and auditory segregation
From:    Al Bregman  <bregman(at)HEBB.PSYCH.MCGILL.CA>
Date:    Mon, 12 Oct 1998 19:35:05 -0400

Dear List, I don't know of anybody who has used granular synthesis to study segregation of textures, although I suggested it in my 1990 book "Auditory Scene Analysis" (pp. 116-122). However, I'd be interested in hearing from anybody who had either done such a study or proposed to do one. Al ---------------------------------------------------------------- On Fri, 9 Oct 1998 meijer(at)NATLAB.RESEARCH.PHILIPS.COM wrote: > Dear All, > > Has anyone systematically explored the use of > "granular synthesis" in manipulating auditory > streaming and segregation? > > I'd like to see connections between Bregman's > interesting ASA work and mesoscopic auditory > textures. > > I expect such textures to be helpful in controlling > auditory grouping and segregation, and since my own > work maps visual textures to auditory textures in a > way closely related to granular synthesis, there is > an obvious connection that could be of practical > interest. > > Best wishes, > > Peter Meijer > > > Soundscapes from The vOICe - Seeing with your Ears! > > > McGill is running a new version of LISTSERV (1.8d on Windows NT). > Information is available on the WEB at > Email to AUDITORY should now be sent to AUDITORY(at) LISTSERV commands should be sent to listserv(at) Information is available on the WEB at

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