+ Sound Studies & Philosophy of Sound

Spectres: Composer l’Écoute / Composing Listening
AUDINT - Unsound/Undead Audio Culture : edited by Steve Goodman, Tony Heys, Eleni Ikoniadou
The Sound Studies Reader : edited by Jonathan Sterne
Keywords in Sound : edited by David Novak
Reverberations: The Philosophy, Aesthetics, and Politics of Noise : edited by Michael Godard, Benjamin Halligan, and Paul Hagerty
Bodily Expression in Electronic Music: Perspectives on Reclaiming Performativity
Eight Lectures on Experimental Music : edited by Alvin Lucier
The Auditory Culture Reader : edited by Michael Bull and Les Black

Deep Listening: A Composer's : Pauline Oliveros
Experimental Music Since 1970 : Jennie Gottschalk
Rationalizing Culture: IRCAM, Boulez, and the Institutionalization of the Musical Avant-Garde : Georgina Born
Music, Sound and Space: Transformations of Public and Private Experience : Georgina Born
Listening through the Noise: The Aesthetics of Experimental Electronic Music : Joanna Demers
Pink Noises : Tara Rodgers
Aurality : Ana María Ochoa Gautier
The Soundscape of Modernity: Architectural Acoustics and the Culture of Listening in America 1900-1933 : Emily Thompson
Ways of Hearing : Damon Krukowski and Emily Thompson
MP3: The Meaning of a Format : Jonathan Sterne
The Audible Past : Jonathan Sterne
Sonic Possible Worlds : Salome Voegelin
Listening to Noise and Silence: Towards a Philosophy of Sound Art : Salome Voegelin
The Political Possibility of Sound: Fragments of Listening : Salome Voegelin
Sonic Agency: Sound and Emergent Forms of Resistance : Brandon LaBelle
Background Noise: Perspectives on Sound Art : Brandon LaBelle
Acoustic Territories: Sound Culture and Everyday Life : Brandon LaBelle
Sonic Skills: Listening for Knowledge in Science, Medicine and Engineering (1920s-Present) : Karin Bijsterveld
Mechanical Sound: Technology, Culture, and Public Problems of Noise in the Twentieth Century : Karin Bijsterveld
Silence : John Cage
Sonic Warfare: Sound, Affect, and the Ecology of Fear (Technologies of Lived Abstraction) : Steve Goodman
Figures in Air : Michal Silver
JAPANOISE : David Novak
Sound Unseen: Acousmatic Sound in Theory and Practice : Brian Kane
Reason and Resonance: A History of Modern Aurality : Veit Erlmann Sonic Flux : Christopher Cox
A Brief History of New Music : Hans Ulrich Obrist
Listening to War: Sound, Music, Trauma, and Survival in Wartime Iraq : J. Martin Daughtry
Noise: The Political Economy of Music : Jacques Attali
Audio-vision : Michel Chion
Composing Electronic Music: A New Aesthetic : Curtis Roads
The Soundscape : R. Murray Schafer
Treatise on Musical Objects : Pierre Schaeffer
Writings on Music, 1965-2000 : Steve Reich
Music 109: Notes on Experimental Music : Alvin Lucier and Robert Ashley
Meta/Hodos and META Meta-Hodos: A Phenomenology of 20th Century usical Materials and an Approach to the Study of Form : James Tenney
From Scratch: Writings in Music Theory : James Tenney

+ Electronics & Synth DIY

The Art of Eelctronics : Paul Horowitz and Winfield Hill
Practical Electronics for Inventors : Paul Scherz and Simon Monk
Engineers Notebooks : Forrest Mims
Handmade Electronic Music : Nicholas Collins
Make: Analog Synthesizers : Ray Wilson
Small Signal Audio Design : Douglas Self

+ Synthesis, Computer Music, and Mathematics of Sound

Electronic Music: Systems, Techniques, and Controls : Allen Strange
Electronic Music and Sound Design: Theory and Practice w/ Max/MSP : Alessandro Cipriani and Maurizio Giri
Musimathics: The Mathematical Foundations of Music : Gareth Loy The Computer Music Tutorial : Curtis Roads
Composing Electronic Music: A New Aesthetic : Curtis Roads
Microsound : Curtis Roads
The Theory and Practice of Electronic Music : Miller Puckette
The Audio Programming Book : Richard Boulanger and Victor Lazzarini
Designing Sound : Andy Farnell