Vocalic Galaxy

  • Juan Angel Italiano

Abstract

Vocalic Galaxy (00:05:27) is a possible sound interpretation of the text by Pedro Xisto “VOGALAXIA” (Ed. Invenção / São Paulo – 1966) in which the vowels (working elements) are related to each other. The oralization of the work follows the suggestions of the author: the vowels sound open or closed, nasal, accented, whispered, accelerated, sung, alone or in chorus, in a constant permutation. The readings of the sequences were vertical, horizontal, transverse or circular, looking for the construction of a sound representation of a vowel universe, a galaxy of vowels. It includes the modified sound of a solar prominence captured by the A.I.A. multiband instrument from the Solar Dynamics Observatory (NASA). At the moment of editing, different directions of the soundscape were explored in order to generate the idea of multiplicity of sources of sound origin.

  • Abstract viewed = 97 times
  • HTML (Español (España)) viewed = 39 times
  • wav (Español (España)) viewed = 8 times

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

Author Biography

Juan Angel Italiano

Juan Angel Italiano nació en la ciudad de Montevideo (1965), reside en la actualidad en Maldonado, Uruguay. Su trabajo se desarrolla en la investigación de las diversas posibilidades expresivas del lenguaje poético. Ha publicado numerosos trabajos dentro del campo de la poesía sonora, la poesía visual y digital, así como también ensayos y diversas compilaciones sobre la materia. Fue director del proyecto alternativo “Ediciones del cementerio” y responsable de la revista ensamblada “Letras Travestidas”, produciendo diversas exposiciones, conferencias y convocatorias vinculadas a las poéticas experimentales.

Published
2017-12-27
How to Cite
ITALIANO, Juan Angel. Vocalic Galaxy. MATLIT: Materialities of Literature, [S.l.], v. 5, n. 1, p. 77, dec. 2017. ISSN 2182-8830. Available at: <http://impactum-journals.uc.pt/matlit/article/view/4787>. Date accessed: 20 apr. 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.14195/2182-8830.
Section
Mediarama | Mediascape