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Electroacoustic pioneer. devoted his entire career to it. was also a teacher.

A hybrid thing in four movements, made of cut-up pieces, pasted, assembled, sowed parts that are alike and contrasted, and that I have named, for obvious reasons, the Frankenstein Symphony: an unusual electroacoustic adventure.
Armed with a scalpel and a splicing (operational) block, I sampled several morphological organs from the the works of 22 composers and friends (many of whom were students of mine), and with their imprudent blessings (on a stormy night?), brought to life this little acoustic monster which I hold particularly close to my heart.
– Francis Dhomont, Montreal, February 1997

the first thing i hear which shows me what this genre can do
pshychoacoustic and filled with narrative