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By Raffaele Pe

ISBN-10: 3319483048

ISBN-13: 9783319483047

This publication explores the worth of the musical inspiration of “agogics” – the amendment of standard rhythm to reinforce expressive power – in figuring out city spatial configurations in the present technological context and in constructing city maps that make the most sonic signs to create an open studying framework. The booklet begins through discussing the which means and value of agogics within the musical and creative realm, near to the paintings of Adolphe Appia, Emile-Jaques Dalcroze, and Iannis Xenakis, between others. Its relevance to cartography and mapping is then tested, bearing in mind the contributions of Ian McHarg, invoice Hillier, Mark Shepard, and Robin Minard. the character and price of agogic maps, for instance in fostering wisdom of position and potent association of spatial improvement, are defined intimately, almost about case reports in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and Segrate, Italy. it's defined how agogic maps benefit from leading edge different types and scripting apparatus to supply a brand new mapping software for spatial and concrete configurations, highlighting the interdependence among aural signs and spatial variables. This publication might be of curiosity to architects, urbanists, and musicians with a selected curiosity in house and sound design.

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