Discussion Questions for “Sound Matters: Notes Towards the Analysis and Design of Sound in Multimodal Webtexts” by McKee

Discussion Questions: McKee                                                                                                     Ed Lessor

  1. Why do we need to think about sound at all?
  2. What are the qualities of vocal presentation that McKee discusses?
  3. What impact can music have on an audio argument?
  4. How do sound effects impact an audio composition?
  5. What is the role of silence in audio composition?
  6. What is the “sound envelope”? How does this concept add to the understanding of an audio composition?