BROWN, David

PhD RMIT University 2012 Pages:

Designing sound for health and wellbeing

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Link to Thesis: http://researchbank.rmit.edu.au/eserv/rmit:160251/Brown.pdf

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Abstract/Summary/Outline:

Designing Sound for Health and Wellbeing is a three phase research project designed to firstly ascertain Emergency Department patients’ preferences for a range of purposely composed electroacoustic and soundscape compositions and secondly, to determine whether subsequent compositions developed from these preferred electroacoustic and soundscape components have the ability to effectively reduce emergency patient levels of stress and anxiety.

I was recruited for Designing Sound for Health and Wellbeing as a musician with a significant history in composition, improvisation, extended instrumental techniques and the use of recording technology...

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