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Sign Sounds

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Sign Sounds
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“Sign Sounds,” 1984, was created by composer Earle Brown, and documents his work being played by the Indiana University New Music Ensemble. The video features straight-on and collage-style footage of the performers. Sometimes the color is manipulated.

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Chicago: “Sign Sounds,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 16, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_792BF045D9D7427B8E9A1AB6D573E5D3.
MLA: “Sign Sounds.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 16, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_792BF045D9D7427B8E9A1AB6D573E5D3>.
APA: Sign Sounds. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_792BF045D9D7427B8E9A1AB6D573E5D3
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